Emeryville, CA Traffic

Secretary Pete Buttigieg previews the future at Concord’s GoMentum Station

CONCORD, CA (Sept. 27, 2022) — The Contra Costa Transportation Authority (CCTA) and its partners welcomed several of the nation’s highest-ranking transportation officials earlier this month. Visitors included U.S. Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg and outgoing National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) Administrator Dr. Steven Cliff. The pair took...
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Installation Scheduled for Parking Boxes and Additional Signage

Parking clarifications in the Dominican, Gerstle Park, Fair Hills, and West End Neighborhoods are scheduled for installation starting the 2nd week in October. Painted curbs, new signage, and parking boxes will help offer a clear indication of where it is safe to park and still allow safe resident emergency evacuation and access for emergency vehicles. This safe parking project will lead to more legal parking, safer roadways for residents, access for emergency vehicles, and safer pedestrian and bicycle use.

Is Muni in a Catch-22 around service delays and hiring?

San Franciscans can debate whether Muni service should be expanded and extended for as long as it takes to ride the 29 bus from Bayview to the Presidio. But that discussion may be moot until there are enough people to operate, clean and repair its vast fleet. Muni is looking to fill more than 300 operator vacancies, according to its website, more than 10% of its total driving staff. To...

October overnight closures of Posey and Webster tubes planned for repaving

ALAMEDA -- Caltrans will schedule overnight closures of the Posey and Webster Tubes (State Route 61) connecting the cities of Alameda and Oakland for paving work in October.The tubes will remain open in the daytime. The closures are overnight only. Closures will take place on weeknights, and the tubes will be open Saturday and Sunday nights.The Webster Tube will close overnight on Oct. 4, 5, 6, 13 and 14. The tube will close at 10 p.m. and open at 5 a.m. the next morning, except for Friday, Oct. 14. On that night, the Webster Tube will close at 11:59 p.m....

Gas prices rise 30 cents over past week

SAN MATEO COUNTY, Calif. (KRON) – If Mondays weren’t bad enough, drivers across the Bay Area are all waking up to exploding gas prices. Californians are paying as much as 40 cents more today than a week or two ago. The Golden State always pays more than other places in the county, where the national […]

S.F. gas prices exceed $6 per gallon again amid recent climb

If you pull up to a gas station in San Francisco, chances are the cost of a gallon will start with a "6." AAA said The City's average price for a regular, unleaded gallon of gasoline was $6.05 on Monday, up from $5.83 per gallon on Friday and $6.04 on Sunday. This marks the first time average gas prices in San Francisco have crossed the $6 gallon threshold in about two months, according to the organization. ...

Sunday Links: Many Neighborhoods in San Francisco Had Broken Traffic Lights Yesterday

A lot of traffic lights were either blinking red or outright not working Saturday in SF. Most of the affected intersections were in the Embarcadero, Nob Hill, and the Marnia — though inoperable lights were also reported in other neighborhoods in SF like the Richmond District and Pacific Heights; a City alert noted that most of the affected traffic lights were fixed by 6:45 p.m. Saturday. [Chronicle]