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TRIP Report Documents California's Road Condition Crisis
Top Stories
Friday, September 12, 2014

National researchers, Caltrans and regional authorities are sounding the alarm about California’s streets and roads.

Construction Begins on $50M State Route 160/Highway 4 Direct Connector Ramps Project
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Tuesday, May 20, 2014

Work on a much-needed connection between the Antioch Bridge and Highway 4 began this morning with a brief groundbreaking ceremony.

Oakland Students Are Engineers for a Day
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Thursday, April 3, 2014

They aren’t old enough to drive across a bridge, but that didn’t deter Lafayette Elementary School fourth and fifth-graders from donning hard hats and safety vests and learning how to build one.

San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge: Permanent Fix for Broken Rods Now in Place
Top Stories
Wednesday, December 18, 2013

Caltrans has completed the installation of the saddles on the new East Span of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge, which replaces the seismic safety function of the broken rods and the temporary

Troll's New Guard Post is Oakland Museum
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Tuesday, November 5, 2013

Trolls are notorious shape-shifters, but the famous Bay Bridge troll chose to remain in his original form during his installation in the Oakland Museum of California on Tuesday. 

New Truck Scales Tackle Congestion and Safety Issues
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Monday, October 21, 2013

New Interstate-80 eastbound truck scales at the Cordelia Junction in Solano County have made a dramatic difference for truckers and commuters in the three months since they opened, said transportat

BART Strike Update
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Friday, October 4, 2013

UPDATE October 23, 2013

Caltrans Completes Devil’s Slide Tunnel Construction
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Monday, March 25, 2013

Caltrans cut the ribbon today for the first new highway tunnels in California in nearly 50 years and the longest tunnels in the state — the new Devil’s Slide Tunnels on State Route 1 in San Mateo C

Nighttime Aerial Acrobatics for Oakland Airport Connector Project
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Tuesday, March 19, 2013

BART and Caltrans closed all lanes of northbound Interstate 880 (I-880) at Hegenberger Road in Oakland on Sunday, March 17 between the hours of 1 a.m. and 6 a.m.

2nd San Mateo-Hayward Bridge Closure Canceled Thanks to Quick Progress on Repair
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Monday, October 22, 2012

Caltrans announced today that thanks to better than expected progress on deck repairs, the second weekend closure of the San Mateo-Hayward Bridge — originally scheduled for October 26-29, 2012 — ha

Documents

June 24, 2019 Richmond-San Rafael Bridge Joint Replacement Update
RSR_JointReplacement_factsheet_6.24.19.pdf (507.12 KB)
Traffic Advisory I-580 Access Improvement Projects UPDATE Week of June 17, 2019
RSR BRIDGE - TRAFFIC ADVISORY_WEEK OF JUNE 17 2019_UPDATE.pdf (368.79 KB)
June 17, 2019 Richmond-San Rafael Bridge Joint Replacement Update
RSR_JointReplacement_factsheet_6.17.19.pdf (516.4 KB)
Traffic Advisory I-580 Access Improvement Projects Week of June 17, 2019
RSR BRIDGE - TRAFFIC ADVISORY_WEEK OF JUNE 17 2019.pdf (368.64 KB)
June 10, 2019 Richmond-San Rafael Bridge Joint Replacement Update
RSR_JointReplacement_factsheet_6.10.19.pdf (516.52 KB)