The funding crunch facing America's transportation infrastructure has made it crucial for our cities, counties, states and regions to find innovative ways of funding our mobility.
For generations now, those who cross your entrances and exits will be greeted with another electronic statistic void of personality. It's progress they say -- a cost saving tactic designed at efficiency. What of the people who no longer have jobs?
I think California is one of the most beautiful states there is, and it's also the land of opportunity and ethnicity. But it's not a state that's easy to be poor in. Case in point: soon it won't be as easy to drive across the Golden Gate Bridge if you only have cash to pay your toll with.
By taking a more permissive approach to highway tolling -- not as a mandate but as one tool in a wider toolbox of transportation funding options -- Congress can give its blessing to a trend that has already taken root in 34 states.
There are many reasons why landscape architecture "has gained stature in the public's imagination," as Alan Brake, Executive Editor at The Architect's...
it's the romance, legend and spectacle of the bridge that earn it a place on Cheapflights.com's list of the top 10 most impressive bridges around the world.
The Golden Gate Bridge is a pretty awesome piece of architecture and an important part of our history, and as part of her third grade class project, our youngest daughter wrote a birthday poem to the beautiful Golden Gate!
Should I go to Burn and do a combination of Pilates, weights and cardio, or relax and have a chocolate croissant and coffee with the locals at Tart to Tart?
Residents of the Bay Area have a love-hate relationship with the fog. On one hand we love to boast about the fog's beauty and its natural cooling effects, while on the other hand there is an insatiable craving for the typical summer experience.
If you've just flown across the country and it's late and your leg sockets are sore and your TylenolPM/gin situation makes the BART map look like a pretty spider, it's likely the first place you will go upon arriving in San Francisco is a taxi.
After losing my mother to breast cancer 9 years ago, I vowed to keep her memory alive. This is what motivated me as I set out last Saturday to conquer 40 miles of Bay Area terrain.
What most people don't know is that if we make contact with real extraterrestrials, the encounter is likely to be thanks to a handful of Bay Area scientists.
When I first saw Stanley Kramer's 1959 movie, On The Beach, I was living on the East Coast and had no idea what San Francisco looked like. However, a ...
Working together with the DHS and the CIA, the San Francisco Police Department has devised a plan to keep the bridge safe.
Besides the fact that Cavallo Point's range of spa and wellness treatments made my heart beat faster, this lodge seemed a visionary and perfect combination of urban and natural.
As we head into July 4th, this might be a good time to remind people in pairs that singles often greet summer holiday weekends not with anticipation, but with dread.