Caltrans

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.
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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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In this Thursday, May 16, 2019, photo released by El Dorado Veterans Resources/Military Family Support Group (MFSG) shows a stolen tripod from a California Department of Transportation crew, that was dropped from an overpass onto a Sacramento freeway, impaling the lung of a passenger riding on a El Dorado Veterans Resources, EDVR's van in Sacramento, Calif. The driver of the van, Tim Page, tells KCRA-TV that he was on Interstate 5 Thursday morning when the yellow-and-red tripod smashed through the glass. The passenger survived but with broken ribs and a partially punctured lung. (Tim Page/El Dorado Veterans Resources Transportation/Military Family Support Group via AP)
May 18, 2019 - 7:48 pm
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say somebody stole a tripod from a California Department of Transportation crew and then dropped it from an overpass onto a Sacramento freeway, impaling the lung of a passenger in a van. The driver of the van, Tim Page, tells KCRA-TV that he was on Interstate 5...
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amgen tour
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Keith Menconi
May 16, 2019 - 11:08 am
A gender equity advocate who fought for the rights of women surfers to compete with men is taking on the Amgen Tour of California.
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tesla crash
Photo credit: Yao Ko
Matt Bigler
May 01, 2019 - 11:15 am
The family of an Apple engineer whose Tesla Model X SUV burst into flames after crashing into a safety barrier on Highway 101 last year is suing the automaker and Caltrans.
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Caltrans proposes creating toll express lanes on a stretch of the 101 in San Mateo and Santa Clara counties.
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Scott Lettieri
March 10, 2019 - 5:30 am
It's been identified as one of the most congested traffic corridors in the nation: a section of Highway 101 between San Mateo and Santa Clara counties. But a three-year, $513-million express lane project that promises to bring some relief has just gotten underway. According to Caltrans, the new...
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richmond san rafael bridge
Dreamstime
Scott Lettieri
February 18, 2019 - 11:06 am
Caltrans says it'll take 10 days if everything goes as planned for repair crews to get the Richmond-San Rafael Bridge ship-shape again.
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