Lolomanaia Soakai was struck by a man fleeing OPD officers who were allegedly conducting an unpermitted high-speed chase.
Local transportation advocates say reporting potholes to the city is a good way to ensure they’re fixed. But staffing and resource limits do delay needed work.
We spoke to their loved ones and examined public records to understand what happened to them.
Climate and weather experts explain the “bomb cyclone’s” behavior, its link to global warming, and how all this rain relates to the ongoing drought.
Authorities and driving experts say storm conditions will be dangerous. The city and county are working on keeping roads open.
Flooding, power outages, blocked roads. We’ll help keep you updated on the atmospheric river’s impacts.
The Oaklandside’s Jose Fermoso talks about the big stories in road safety and transportation in 2022.
A dedicated bike and pedestrian trail connecting Oakland and San Francisco has been in the works for over a decade.
Slowing traffic and more bike lanes is running up against another safety goal: fighting fires.
Campbell showed bicyclists how to organize to make streets safer for everyone. And he made advocacy fun.
The city is reducing speeds on major streets to increase safety and prevent deadly car collisions.
Riders and drivers who want to revive casual carpool are finding it difficult to reestablish the famously organic tradition.
We interviewed the candidates and examined their records to learn how they might invest in more equitable transportation systems.
Residents now organizing for safer streets echo similar calls made in the past by the Black Panthers, disability rights activists, and East Oakland Latinos.
A resident-led ‘rapid response’ group has been following tragic collisions with street protests, building solidarity with impacted communities.
Oakland police say a man wanted for brandishing a gun fled officers this morning, setting off a deadly chase.
Transit candidates shared their platforms at a forum focused on issues relevant to seniors and people with disabilities. Here’s what they said.
Kelley, who took over OakDOT this summer, said he plans to continue leading the department to make streets safer for everyone.
A bill signed by Gov. Gavin Newsom regulates the recycling of catalytic converters to prevent thefts, a problem that’s been rampant in the East Bay.
The latest in bike and pedestrian safety improvements will connect communities in East Oakland.