Bay Area Traffic
Dan Mitchinson
January 21, 2020 - 12:17 pm
The widespread adoption of electric cars in California is reducing gas tax revenue by millions of dollars a year. That's money that would have been used for road repairs.
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 A view of the eastern span of the Oakland-San Francisco Bay Bridge on May 18, 2015 in San Francisco.
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All News KCBS Radio
November 22, 2019 - 9:07 am
Multiple lanes of the Bay Bridge will be closed in both directions on Saturday and Sunday nights, according to Caltrans.
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Highway 1 is open from the north after repairs to the slide area just south of Rocky Creek Bridge in Big Sur, California, on Thursday April 21, 2011.
Margie Shafer
November 14, 2019 - 11:38 am
Caltrans says it will close Highway 1 in the Big Sur area during significant rainstorms.
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Caltrans crews cut down dying trees along Bay Area highways
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Carrie Hodousek
October 04, 2019 - 5:00 am
Caltrans is working to remove thousands of dead trees along Bay Area highways that could potentially cause a safety hazard to drivers.
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Lake Tahoe
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KCBS Radio Morning News
September 04, 2019 - 11:38 am
One of the main routes to Lake Tahoe may shut down for up to two weeks. Caltrans is considering a plan to close part of Highway 50 in order to repair a bridge over Echo Summit, which leads to South Lake Tahoe.
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A Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) train is seen in this undated file photo as it pulls into Oakland, California.
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Matt Bigler
August 13, 2019 - 12:55 pm
East Bay residents can expect major delays this weekend due to shutdowns on BART and Highway 24.
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June 21, 2019 - 9:03 am
Drivers using Interstate 880 in Oakland at night and early in the morning will begin encountering lane closures for months beginning on Monday. Caltrans will close multiple lanes between 23rd and 29th avenues in both directions on the freeway for work that's scheduled to finish in January. At times...
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The Caldecott Tunnel, connecting Oakland and Orinda, was recently shut so Caltrans could inspect the busy passageway beneath the East Bay hills on June 19-20, 2019.
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Carrie Hodousek
June 21, 2019 - 8:04 am
INSIDE THE CALDECOTT TUNNEL — The vital connection between Oakland and Orinda that's used by thousands of drivers every day was unusually quiet earlier this week. Caltrans officials had shut one of the bores on Highway 24 on Wednesday night to allow for biannual inspections where crews change the...
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A Caltrans traffic camera shows a stretch of Highway 101 at the junction with I-880 that was shut for hours following a pedestrian fatality on June 4, 2019.
KCBS Radio Midday News
June 04, 2019 - 1:37 pm
A pedestrian was struck and killed on southbound Highway 101 near the juncture with I-880, leading to the freeway's closure for hours and disrupting traffic in San Jose across the South Bay on Tuesday.
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Caltrans has begun working on a section of Highway 1 near Bodega Bay that has been crumbling.
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Jeffrey Schaub
May 23, 2019 - 2:11 pm
A section of Highway 1 near Bodega Bay has been limited to one lane and will create backups for Memorial Day weekend as Caltrans seeks to shore up the deteriorating roadway.
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