Big Art Deco Clock Returns To Golden Gate BridgeThe Art Deco clock on the Golden Gate Bridge toll plaza was re-installed this past weekend after a roughly eight-month absence, but it will take a few more weeks before its hands start moving again.
Stuck! Van Gets Caught By The Tide In The SF BayA van full of passengers was stuck in the SF bay after the tide caught them by surprise.
Cow Struck On Highway Briefly Closes Approach To Antioch BridgeCHP logs indicate that the animal was "knocked" from the southbound lanes to the northbound lanes at 5:14 a.m.
Earthquake Retrofitting Will Temporarily Shut Down Golden Gate Bridge Toll BoothsAs soon as this week, drivers going through Golden Gate Bridge’s Toll Plaza can expect some changes. Working crews will be closing two booths each month for the next two months to perform earthquake retrofitting.
Steel Plates On Roadway Slow Bay Bridge Commute To A CrawlCommuters who factored in the usual lighter traffic across the Bay Bridge this Friday likely found themselves turning up late to work after a painfully slow commute from the East Bay.
Repairs Expected To Slow Down Golden Gate Bridge Traffic This Weekend Anybody headed north over the Golden Gate Bridge beginning at 9 p.m. Friday had better be prepared for a possible slowdown. Commuters will run into repair work being done to the iconic toll plaza.
Police Detain Man Dancing Around Burning Truck He Allegedly Set On Fire Near Bay Bridge Toll PlazaA Sacramento man whose pickup truck caught fire Thursday morning near the toll plaza on the Bay Bridge was placed in the hospital on an emergency psychiatric hold, according to the California Highway Patrol.
Golden Gate Bridge’s Moveable Barrier To Be Installed Next January The opening of a new Golden Gate Bridge moveable barrier will be in early January 2015. According to transit officials the installation will require the bridge be shutdown for two-days.
Crash Caught On Video Illustrates Dangerous Illegal Turns Near Golden Gate Bridge Toll PlazaDrivers surprised by a new exit location are trying to avoid driving over the Golden Gate Bridge after they miss the last San Francisco exit by making a risky, illegal turn which could prove disastrous as one incident illustrated Monday.
Roadwork To Cause Overnight Closures, Detours At MacArthur MazeCaltrans is warning riders that a paving project on the 580 to I-80 maze connection will cause hours of rerouting overnight for the next few weeks.
Golden Gate Bridge Toll Could Hit $8 By 2018The Golden Gate Bridge, Highway and Transportation District’s board of directors considered plans Friday that could possibly raise tolls as high as $8 by 2018 to make up a projected budget shortfall.
New FasTrak-Only Lane Being Added At Bay Bridge Toll PlazaDrivers approaching the Bay Bridge from Interstate 880 or West Grand Avenue and who use FasTrak to pay for tolls will be detoured this weekend, as Caltrans and the Bay Area Toll Authority add a new FasTrak lane on the span.
Big Rig Crashes Into Wrong Lane At Golden Gate Bridge Toll PlazaThe driver of a big-rig that became stuck in a narrow lane at the Golden Gate Bridge’s toll plaza Tuesday morning said traffic prevented him from getting to the wider lanes to his right, a California Highway Patrol officer said.
Toll Collectors Working Final Day On Golden Gate BridgeThe historic Golden Gate Bridge will take a more modern approach to collecting tolls when it becomes the first California span to replace all human toll takers with an automated system Wednesday.
Target Date Set for Golden Gate Bridge Electronic Toll SwitchOfficials at the Golden Gate Bridge say they have targeted March 27, 2013 as the date they hope to switch exclusively to electronic tolls.