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  • New eastern span of the San Francisco Oakland Bay Bridge, foreground, and the original span, background, Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2014, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)
  • A new report states that the Bay Bridge is rusting in critical areas and it could lead to structural damage if the corrosion worsens.
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caltrans, bay bridge, treasure island, san francisco bay, bay area traffic
  • Caltrans working on Bay Bridge hole
  • Caltrans says the emergency pothole repair on the Bay Bridge was unavoidable; they're just sorry it happened on a Giants game night.
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bay bridge, caltrans, traffic, news
  • traffic on the Bay Bridge
  • A traffic alert has been issued for emergency road work that needs to be done on the Bay Bridge.
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bay bridge, caltrans, news
  • old cantilever section of the Bay Bridge with a missing section
  • For the first time drivers on the new Bay Bridge could see a significant change on the cantilever section of the old bridge.
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animal, animals in peril, caltrans, bay bridge, treasure island, san francisco bay, bay area traffic, alan wang
  • old cantilever section of the Bay Bridge with a missing section
  • For the first time drivers on the new Bay Bridge could see a significant change on the cantilever section of the old bridge.
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bay bridge, construction, san francisco bay, caltrans, news
  • cormorants on old span of Bay Bridge
  • A state-protected bird called the cormorant is refusing to move from the old eastern span of the Bay Bridge.
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animal, animals in peril, caltrans, bay bridge, treasure island, san francisco bay, east bay news
  • Traffic in the Bay Area.
  • Caltrans says California highways are in their best shape in more than a decade.
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caltrans, highway 101, I-580, I-680, I-780, I-80, I-880, news
  • Traffic in the Bay Area.
  • In what may come as a shock to many commuters, Caltrans says California highways are in their best shape in more than a decade.
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caltrans, I-580, I-680, I-80, I-880, highway 101, bay area traffic
  • crews working on old Bay Bridge span
  • An ambitious plan has been put in place to get demolition of the old eastern span of the Bay Bridge back on track.
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bay bridge, caltrans, construction, bay area traffic, jonathan bloom
  • Caltrans crews start dismantling old Bay Bridge
  • Drivers on the new Bay Bridge might find their eyes wandering to see what's happening as crews demolish the old Bay Bridge.
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bay bridge, caltrans, bikes, construction, bay area traffic
  • Caltrans crews start dismantling old Bay Bridge
  • Drivers on the new Bay Bridge might find their eyes wandering to see what's happening as crews demolish the old Bay Bridge.
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bay bridge, caltrans, bikes, construction, news
  • The California Highway Patrol is investigating how Caltrans handled concerns over some welding problems.
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bay bridge, CHP, caltrans, china, bay area traffic
  • Bicyclists on the Bay Bridge bike path
  • Caltrans say the bike and pedestrian path on the Bay Bridge's new eastern span will be temporarily closed for replacement work.
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bay bridge, caltrans, bikes, construction, bay area traffic
  • standing water on Bay Bridge
  • There are new test results that reveal more precisely where the new eastern span of the Bay Bridge is leaking water.
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bay bridge, caltrans, rain, water, storm, bay area traffic
  • Bay Bridge light sculpture
  • Organizers of the Bay Lights display are looking to raise $12 million to extend the dazzling art installation's stay on the Bay Bridge.
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art, construction, bay bridge, caltrans, embarcadero, tourism, restaurants, news
  • Bay Bridge light sculpture
  • Organizers of the Bay Lights display are looking to raise $12 million to extend the dazzling art installation's stay on the Bay Bridge.
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art, construction, bay bridge, caltrans, embarcadero, tourism, restaurants, bay area traffic, jonathan bloom
  • Demolition of the old span of the Bay Bridge is officially underway. Crews have begun removing 1,400 feet of roadway.
  • A local entrepreneur has launched a project to recycle the metal beams from the old Bay Bridge to build a community center.
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caltrans, bay bridge, construction, bay area traffic
  • Caldecott Tunnels fourth bore open
  • The third bore of the Caldecott Tunnel and part of westbound Hwy. 24 near the tunnel will close early for several hours Sunday morning.
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highway 24, caldecott tunnel, caltrans, oakland, moraga, orinda, contra costa county, traffic, highway 13, bay area traffic
  • underneath the new eastern span of the Bay Bridge
  • There are new concerns on the Bay Bridge and this time it has to do with the alignment of the decks.
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bay bridge, caltrans, rain, water, storm, bay area traffic, laura anthony
  • underneath the new eastern span of the Bay Bridge
  • There are new concerns on the Bay Bridge and this time it has to do with the alignment of the decks.
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bay bridge, caltrans, news
  • Old and new eastern spans of the Bay Bridge
  • The lead construction company on new eastern span of the Bay Bridge received nearly $49 million in bonuses for the project.
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bay bridge, caltrans, rain, water, storm, bay area traffic
  • Thousands of people have gathered for a ceremony to rename the western span of the Bay Bridge after former SF Mayor Willie Brown.
  • The bridge-naming ceremony for the Willie L. Brown Jr. Bridge took place Tuesday in what you might call "classic Willie Brown" style.
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bay bridge, willie brown, caltrans, news
  • Thousands of people have gathered for a ceremony to rename the western span of the Bay Bridge after former SF Mayor Willie Brown.
  • The bridge-naming ceremony for the Willie L. Brown Jr. Bridge took place Tuesday in what you might call "classic Willie Brown" style.
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bay bridge, willie brown, caltrans, san francisco news, lyanne melendez
  • Old and new eastern spans of the Bay Bridge
  • Caltrans officials are investigating the cause of a leak on the new eastern span of the Bay Bridge.
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bay bridge, caltrans, rain, water, storm, bay area traffic, laura anthony
  • The western span of the Bay Bridge will be rechristened Tuesday, in honor of former San Francisco Mayor Willie Brown.
  • On Tuesday, former San Francisco Mayor Willie Brown will receive an honor that's often presented posthumously.
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bay bridge, willie brown, caltrans, news
  • The western span of the Bay Bridge will be rechristened Tuesday, in honor of former San Francisco Mayor Willie Brown.
  • On Tuesday, former San Francisco Mayor Willie Brown will receive an honor that's often presented posthumously.
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bay bridge, willie brown, caltrans, san francisco news, eric thomas
  • Old and new eastern spans of the Bay Bridge
  • The recent storms that have hit the region have revealed a new problem on the Bay Bridge's new eastern span -- it leaks
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bay bridge, caltrans, rain, water, storm, bay area traffic
  • Old and new eastern spans of the Bay Bridge
  • The recent storms that have hit the region have revealed a new problem on the Bay Bridge's new eastern span -- it leaks
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bay bridge, caltrans, rain, water, storm, news
  • The Willits News photographer Steve Eberhard
  • A photographer arrested at the site of a controversial freeway construction project has filed a civil claim against Caltrans and the CHP.
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caltrans, mendocino county, traffic, lawsuit, highway 101, assignment 7
  • With high tides expected over the next two weeks, Caltrans has closed part of the Manzanita Park & Ride lot in Mill Valley.
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parking, flooding, mill valley, caltrans, north bay news
  • Bay Bridge Senate hearing
  • At a hearing Friday, Caltrans officials faced tough questions about ignoring and even trying to cover up problems on the Bay Bridge.
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bay bridge, caltrans, bay area traffic, laura anthony
  • Bay Bridge Senate hearing
  • At a hearing Friday, Caltrans officials faced tough questions about ignoring and even trying to cover up problems on the Bay Bridge.
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bay bridge, caltrans, news
  • Bay Bridge bolt.
  • Several engineers who worked on the new Bay Bridge say there were attempts to keep safety concerns quiet.
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bay bridge, caltrans, bay area traffic
  • Bay Bridge bolt.
  • The saga of the broken bolts on the new span of the Bay Bridge may not be over yet.
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bay bridge, caltrans, bay area traffic, jonathan bloom
  • Bay Bridge bolt.
  • Caltrans says it plans to spend another $8 million just to figure out which bolts might also be at risk on the new Bay Bridge span.
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bay bridge, caltrans, news
  • Army Corps threatens to suspend Willits bypass project
  • A federal judge from the Northern District of California has effectively decided that a Highway 101 bypass around the town of Willits can go forward.
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caltrans, mendocino county, traffic, lawsuit, highway 101, assignment 7
  • under Bay Bridge
  • The permanent fix for seismic safety is now in place to make up for a number of cracked bolts discovered under the Bay Bridge.
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bay bridge, earthquake, traffic, caltrans, news
  • under Bay Bridge
  • The permanent fix for seismic safety is now in place to make up for a number of cracked bolts discovered under the Bay Bridge.
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caltrans, bay bridge, earthquake, bay area traffic, jonathan bloom
  • Broken Bay Bridge bolt
  • Workers have finished a permanent fix for problem bolts on the new eastern span of the Bay Bridge.
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  • Broken Bay Bridge bolt
  • Workers have finished a permanent fix for problem bolts on the new eastern span of the Bay Bridge.
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caltrans, bay bridge, bay area traffic
  • Cars driving on Interstate 280 in San Mateo County
  • UC Davis researchers have proposed a $4 million plan to stop collisions between deer and cars on I-280 in San Mateo County.
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UC, uc davis, san mateo county, I-280, animal, animals in peril, driving, crash, caltrans, news
  • Deer in San Mateo County
  • UC Davis researchers have proposed a $4 million plan to stop collisions between deer and cars on I-280 in San Mateo County.
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UC, uc davis, san mateo county, I-280, animal, animals in peril, driving, crash, caltrans, peninsula news, jonathan bloom
  • With high tides expected this week, Caltrans will close a Mill Valley parking lot that seems to flood each year starting Sunday.
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parking, flooding, mill valley, caltrans, north bay news
  • Caldecott Tunnels fourth bore open
  • This is the first weekday commute since the new 4th bore of the Caldecott Tunnel opened Saturday morning.
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caldecott tunnel, oakland, moraga, orinda, contra costa county, traffic, highway 24, caltrans, bay area traffic, amy hollyfield
  • First weekday commute of new Caldecott Tunnel bore
  • This is the first weekday commute since the new 4th bore of the Caldecott Tunnel opened Saturday morning.
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caldecott tunnel, oakland, moraga, orinda, contra costa county, traffic, highway 24, caltrans, news
  • Caldecott Tunnels fourth bore open
  • Great news for thousands of commuters in the East Bay -- the long-awaited fourth bore of the Caldecott Tunnel is now open.
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caldecott tunnel, oakland, moraga, orinda, contra costa county, traffic, highway 24, caltrans, bay area traffic
  • Caldecott Tunnels fourth bore open
  • Great news for thousands of commuters in the East Bay -- the long-awaited fourth bore of the Caldecott Tunnel is now open.
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caldecott tunnel, oakland, moraga, orinda, contra costa county, traffic, highway 24, caltrans, news
  • 4th bore of Caldecott Tunnel
  • Friday afternoon the ribbon cutting ceremony took place for the 4th bore opening in the Caldecott Tunnel.
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caldecott tunnel, oakland, moraga, orinda, contra costa county, traffic, highway 24, caltrans, bay area traffic, laura anthony
  • 4th bore of Caldecott Tunnel before it opened
  • Road crews are painting the new lane stripes and preparing to open the 4th bore of the Caldecott Tunnel.
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caldecott tunnel, traffic, caltrans, orinda, oakland, construction, news
  • 4 bores of Caldecott Tunnel
  • There are many reverse commuters that will be very happy to see the opening of the Caldecott Tunnel's 4th bore.
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caldecott tunnel, oakland, moraga, orinda, contra costa county, traffic, highway 24, caltrans, bay area traffic, laura anthony