Transportation

9:09pm

Thu November 17, 2011
Transportation

Reporter Charles Piller talks possible structural flaws on the new Bay Bridge

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Earlier this week, two Caltrans workers were fired for allegedly falsifying test results on various projects around the state, and neglecting proper testing procedures of the new span on the Bay Bridge. 

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9:00pm

Thu November 17, 2011
Transportation

How I learned to stop worrying and love the 880 freeway

On the 880 freeway in Oakland.
Julie Caine

The Bay Area’s first real freeway was the 880. Completed in 1957, it connects the Port of Oakland with San Jose. Today it’s a major trucking route, and the most direct way to get to the Oakland Airport, or to a Raiders game.

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8:49pm

Thu November 17, 2011
Transportation

Saving the worst road in Sonoma County

Tired of potholes? The residents who live along Lichau sure are. Road Warrior, a Sonoma County transportation blog, holds a poll each year for the worst of the roads. This year’s winner? Yep, Lichau.  We sent KALW’s Lindsey Lee Keel for a drive.

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