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Eric Risberg/AP File PhotoSuicides on the Golden Gate Bridge declined in 2014.

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Eric Risberg/AP File PhotoSuicides on the Golden Gate Bridge declined in 2014.
Golden Gate Bridge District/Lindsay Transportation SolutionsThis courtesy images shows work on the median barrier being performed on the Golden Gate Bridge on Saturday.

Commute smooth on first day of Golden Gate Bridge safety barrier

Traffic flowed normally on the Golden Gate Bridge during the Monday morning…

Golden Gate Bridge District/Lindsay Transportation SolutionsThis courtesy images shows work on the median barrier being performed on the Golden Gate Bridge on Saturday.
Eric Risberg/2013 AP file photoThe Golden Gate Bridge was expected to reopen at 4 this morning following weekend work to install a new movable safety barrier on the six-lane span.

Crash survivor inaugurates Golden Gate Bridge safety barrier

A survivor of a 2008 head-on crash on the Golden Gate Bridge…

Eric Risberg/2013 AP file photoThe Golden Gate Bridge was expected to reopen at 4 this morning following weekend work to install a new movable safety barrier on the six-lane span.
Golden Gate Bridge TransitThe moveable median barrier zipper truck will facilitate the movement of the new steel and concrete barrier on a daily basis.

Golden Gate Bridge to close this weekend for new median

Drivers, be warned: The Golden Gate Bridge will completely close to car…

Golden Gate Bridge TransitThe moveable median barrier zipper truck will facilitate the movement of the new steel and concrete barrier on a daily basis.
A man walks down Market Street during a lull in a recent storm that hit The City. (Mike Koozmin/ SF Examiner File Photo)

Worst is over, but Bay Area storm expected to continue all day

The nastiest portion of Thursday’s storm has passed San Francisco, but The…

A man walks down Market Street during a lull in a recent storm that hit The City. (Mike Koozmin/ SF Examiner File Photo)
Golden Gate Bridge Highway and Transportation District via APAn alleged drunken driver wedged his Ford Mustang on the west sidewalk of the Golden Gate Bridge early Tuesday morning. Daniel Soto

Driver arrested on DUI suspicion after car wedged on Golden Gate Bridge

A Ford Mustang driven by an alleged drunk driver that became wedged…

Golden Gate Bridge Highway and Transportation District via APAn alleged drunken driver wedged his Ford Mustang on the west sidewalk of the Golden Gate Bridge early Tuesday morning. Daniel Soto
AP Photo/Eric RisbergState assembly member Phil Ting

Lawmakers target Golden Gate Bridge sidewalk fee

Two California lawmakers plan to introduce legislation to block a possible sidewalk…

AP Photo/Eric RisbergState assembly member Phil Ting

Fee to use GG Bridge sidewalk among proposed initiatives to reduce proposed deficit

Charging bicyclists and pedestrians for access to the Golden Gate Bridge's sidewalk…

Motion to remove pedestrian tolls on Golden Gate Bridge fails

A motion to remove tolls for pedestrians and bicyclists from a Golden…

Golden Gate Bridge officials to consider studying pedestrian, bicyclist toll

Charging bicyclists and pedestrians for access to the Golden Gate Bridge’s sidewalk…

Jessica Kwong/The S.F. ExaminerGolden Gate Bridge workers unions and the bridge district have reached a tentative labor agreement after bus workers announced last week that they intended to strike Friday.

Golden Gate Bridge workers unions, district reach tentative contract agreement

Two Golden Gate Bridge workers strikes, including one that paralyzed ferry service,…

Jessica Kwong/The S.F. ExaminerGolden Gate Bridge workers unions and the bridge district have reached a tentative labor agreement after bus workers announced last week that they intended to strike Friday.
Jessica Kwong/The S.F. ExaminerMembers of Teamsters Local 856

Golden Gate Bridge bus workers to go on one-day strike

After two earlier strikes did not yield the demands they sought at…

Jessica Kwong/The S.F. ExaminerMembers of Teamsters Local 856
Mike Koozmin/S.F. ExaminerGolden Gate Bridge Labor Coalition co-chair Alex Tonisson speaks at a press conference in front of the Ferry Building announcing the Golden Gate Bridge transit district ferry service will not operate Friday due to a one-day strike caused by what they call "bad-faith bargaining" by the district.

Golden Gate Ferry strike to shut down service Friday

Golden Gate Bridge transit district ferry service will not operate Friday, as…

Mike Koozmin/S.F. ExaminerGolden Gate Bridge Labor Coalition co-chair Alex Tonisson speaks at a press conference in front of the Ferry Building announcing the Golden Gate Bridge transit district ferry service will not operate Friday due to a one-day strike caused by what they call "bad-faith bargaining" by the district.
Eric Risberg/AP file photoThe unions representing Golden Gate Bridge transit district workers announced Monday afternoon that they will go on strike starting Tuesday morning.

Golden Gate Bridge workers to go on strike

The unions representing Golden Gate Bridge transit district workers announced Monday afternoon…

Eric Risberg/AP file photoThe unions representing Golden Gate Bridge transit district workers announced Monday afternoon that they will go on strike starting Tuesday morning.
Mike Koozmin/s.f. examiner file photoFollowing the installation of a new median barrier to help prevent head-on collisions on the iconic Golden Gate Bridge

Golden Gate Bridge workers set to strike over health care costs

Golden Gate Bridge employees are set to announce a strike this afternoon…

Mike Koozmin/s.f. examiner file photoFollowing the installation of a new median barrier to help prevent head-on collisions on the iconic Golden Gate Bridge
Courtesy The Presidio TrustThere will be 13 acres of new open space in the Presidio with the construction of the new Presidio Parkway. Five design firms have submitted proposals on what to do with the land.

Design firms lay out visions for new 13-acre Presidio parklands space

A runway for food trucks and fashion shows with the Golden Gate…

Courtesy The Presidio TrustThere will be 13 acres of new open space in the Presidio with the construction of the new Presidio Parkway. Five design firms have submitted proposals on what to do with the land.
Cindy Chew/2007 S.F. Examiner file photoFerry deckhands for the Golden Gate Ferry may go on strike.

Golden Gate Bridge employees vote to strike, but date unknown

All 13 unions within the Golden Gate Bridge Labor Coalition voted Monday…

Cindy Chew/2007 S.F. Examiner file photoFerry deckhands for the Golden Gate Ferry may go on strike.

6 people in 'Round The Rock Alcatraz Challenge' saved from capsized canoe

Six people in a canoe that capsized near the Golden Gate Bridge…

MIKE KOOZMIN/2013 S.F. EXAMINER FILE PHOTOBay Bridge officials said a suicide deterrent structure was not determined as a requirement at the time the new span design was approved.

Bay Bridge suicide sparks questions on plan for deterrent net

The first reported suicide from the Bay Bridge's new east span, on…

MIKE KOOZMIN/2013 S.F. EXAMINER FILE PHOTOBay Bridge officials said a suicide deterrent structure was not determined as a requirement at the time the new span design was approved.
Courtesy of California SenateState Sen. Mark Leno

Public perception of Golden Gate Bridge suicides shifting as barrier funding looms

Golden Gate Bridge directors can approve a $76 million funding plan today…

Courtesy of California SenateState Sen. Mark Leno