The National Weather Service issued the warning for much of the Bay Area, starting Monday at 4 p.m.
Oakland’s Department of Transportation has struggled this year to hire new guards, who play a key role in keeping elementary students safe around their schools.
OakDOT was created in 2016 with money and a mandate to make the city’s roadways safer. We sat down with the agency’s director to better understand its current priorities and challenges.
We decided to take a look at the history of camera enforcement and other possible solutions.
Every year, cars destroy a handful of small businesses, upending shop owner’s lives and revealing street safety issues.
The former state assemblymember is being remembered as a tireless advocate for the county’s most vulnerable residents.
A new state bill makes it easier for cities to lower speed limits. Some Oakland officials are optimistic it can reduce collisions, but others are skeptical.
Over the next 8 months, we’ll be taking a deep dive into why our streets are so dangerous and what can be done about it.
But the years-long pilot project stoked conflicts between different communities and revealed problems with the city’s transportation planning process.
During the pandemic, many Oaklanders have turned to Charles Fleming’s book about the old Key Route stairways and the adventures they offer in numbing times.