RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

California Department of Transportation

A collection of news and information related to California Department of Transportation published by this site and its partners.

Top California Department of Transportation Articles

Displaying items 111-121
  • Mailbag: Meeting demeaned the homeless

    Re. "Plan for destitute draws crowd," April 25: Were I a stranger from, let's say Indiana, and wandered into that City Council meeting on housing the homeless, I would have expected the town's downtown to be a virtual slaughterhouse, a bloody abattoir....
  • Review: Thom Mayne frames Emerson College with towering sense of self

    A frame, an arch, a studio stage set, a proscenium: The first question about Emerson College's hulking new Hollywood campus on Sunset Boulevard, designed by Thom Mayne and the Culver City firm Morphosis, is simply what to call the architectural box in...
  • Fire at bridge construction site closes Interstate 15 in Hesperia

    Fire at bridge construction site closes Interstate 15 in Hesperia
    Interstate 15 in Hesperia was closed in both directions Monday after a fire broke out at a bridge construction site. The San Bernardino County Fire Department said workers were cutting reinforced steel bars with torches when the bridge's wood...
  • 15 Freeway closed for up to 2 days after bridge construction fire

    The 15 Freeway in the Cajon Pass will be closed in both directions for one to two days because of a huge blaze that broke out at a bridge construction site, state transportation officials said Monday evening. The fire at the Ranchero Road overpass in...
  • Fire may close Interstate 15 in Cajon Pass for two days

    Fire may close Interstate 15 in Cajon Pass for two days
    Heavily traveled Interstate 15 will be closed in both directions in the Cajon Pass for as long as two days because of a huge fire that broke out at a bridge construction site Monday afternoon, state transportation officials said. The fire at the...
  • Letter: Caltrans paved the road to higher rates

    How can Burbank, with its much coveted village-like small town atmosphere, be “one of the most dangerous places to live in California if you are a pedestrian or a bicyclist?” The recent Leader editorial, “Could the cost of insurance...
  • Schiff urges Caltrans to extend 710 Freeway public comment period

    In a letter to Caltrans Monday, Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) urged transportation officials to extend the amount of time cities will have to respond to an Environmental Impact Report (EIR) related to the 710 Freeway expansion project, expected to be...
  • 818 Roundup: Speed, old tires to blame in crash killing Paul Walker, Roger Rodas; Burbank approves Nickelodeon expansion

    818 Roundup: Speed, old tires to blame in crash killing Paul Walker, Roger Rodas; Burbank approves Nickelodeon expansion
    Good morning, 818 locals. Today is Wednesday, March 26.  Here are your top headlines in the 818 region: - An L.A. County Sheriff's investigation found the high-performance Porsche that "Fast & Furious" actor and Glendale native Paul Walker was...
  • Gelson's new La Cañada store to open Thursday

    Gelson's new La Cañada store to open Thursday
    After months of planning and preparation, Gelson’s Markets will open its new La Cañada store Thursday, March 27 with a 9 a.m. grand opening event. The new store, located at 635 Foothill Blvd. in the Plaza de La Cañada, is the 18th for the Los...
  • Private service to honor crash victims

    Private service to honor crash victims
    On Tuesday, in the absence of fanfare or media attention, La Cañada’s tiny Glenola Park will play host to a quiet memorial service as friends and family gather to remember and mourn two of their own, whose lives were tragically cut short five...
  • Where the street has no name

    Where the street has no name
    However famous the Balboa Bay Club may be, visitors are apparently having trouble finding it. No matter that the club has been operating in its same location since 1948, or that a guard shack thought to be intimidating was recently removed to make the...