Bay Area Rapid Transit police have started enforcing a ban on sleeping, lying or sitting with legs stretched out at a busy downtown San Francisco station.
The on and off ramps on Highway 50 northbound to La Riviera Drive and Watt Avenue will be closed on Tuesday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m for paving, according to a press release from the Sacramento County Department of Transportation. Delays of 10 to 15 minutes are expected.
Has reliable price relief pulled up to Sacramento-area gas pumps? The latest numbers suggest “yes.” The average retail price of gas in the area fell 4.4 cents to $3.94 a gallon over the past week, according to national price tracker GasBuddy.com.
Weekend construction caused heavy traffic on Interstate 80 in the Natomas area Saturday morning, according to the California Highway Patrol.
One of the largest U.S. railroads and one of the largest labor organizations representing railroad workers have reached a tentative agreement to allow one person to operate a train on routes protected by a new collision-avoidance system required by Congress in 2008.
AAA said Tuesday (July 8) that the average price of unleaded regular gas in Sacramento was $4.04 a gallon, up 3 cents from AAA’s June 10 survey. That was well below the statewide average of $4.14 a gallon, also up 3 cents from June. The Northern California average came in at $4.11.
Sacramento-area gas prices are stubbornly clinging to the $4-a-gallon-plus threshold. Price tracker GasBuddy.com, which surveys more than 700 regional gas outlets daily, said the average retail price of gas rose rose about a penny to $4.02 a gallon over the past week.
Sacramento-area gas prices, which energy analysts had hoped to see declining with the approach of the Independence Day weekend, are not cooperating. Price tracker GasBuddy.com, which surveys more than 700 regional gas outlets daily, said the average retail price of gas in the area rose nearly 4 cents over the past week to $4.01 a gallon. The current average is a whopping 19.5 cents higher than a year ago and nearly a penny higher than last month.
A section of Highway 50 in El Dorado Hills will be closed to traffic during the early morning on three Sundays to allow blasting for El Dorado County’s Valley interchange project.
Effective Tuesday (July 1), the statewide excise tax rate on gasoline will decline by 3.5 cents, but that will not necessarily equate to lower prices at gas pumps.
Equipment failure has delayed the final phase of the Highway 65 Lincoln Bypass project.
The nation’s largest haulers of crude oil by rail on Tuesday appeared to abandon their insistence that information about such shipments could not be shared publicly for security reasons.
Price tracker GasBuddy.com, which surveys more than 700 regional gas outlets daily, said the average retail price of gas in the Sacramento area rose 0.4 cents over the past week to $3.97 a gallon. The current average is 8.5 cents higher than a year ago but 3.6 cents lower than last month.
The final phase of the Highway 65 Lincoln Bypass will open to traffic early Sunday.
As the White House reviews a package of proposed rail safety regulations, the rail, petroleum and chemical industries in recent weeks have held nearly a dozen meetings with Obama administration officials.
California ranked sixth nationwide in the cost of a common car repair in 2013, according to data released Wednesday (June 18) by Irvine-based automotive information/technology company CarMD Corp.
Michigan-based Victory Automotive Group is the new owner/operator of the Folsom Lake Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram dealership in the Folsom Automall.
Sacramento-area gasoline prices continue to slowly recede, but energy analysts are warning of potentially significant cost spikes if tensions in Iraq boil over.