Aftershocks Expected For Next Few Days Following 6.9 Magnitude Earthquake Near Humboldt County Coast

Aftershocks Expected For Next Few Days Following 6.9 Magnitude Earthquake Near Humboldt County Coast

There were no reported injuries from a powerful earthquake that shook off the coast of Eureka on Sunday night but aftershocks are expected for the…

“This is not an issue”: Caltrans Says “Non-Standard Weld Connections” On New Bay Bridge Span Are Earthquake-Safe

“This is not an issue”: Caltrans Says “Non-Standard Weld Connections” On New Bay Bridge Span Are Earthquake-Safe

A Caltrans spokesman said today that non-standard weld connections that were used to hold road deck sections together on the new eastern span of the…

Teeny Tiny Earthquake Shakes Santa Clara County

A small 2.6-magnitute earthquake shook an area near San Jose in Santa Clara County early this morning, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor…

Earthquake Safety Bond Measure Takes Detour When Supe Tries To Add $25 Million For Streetlights To Mix

Earthquake Safety Bond Measure Takes Detour When Supe Tries To Add $25 Million For Streetlights To Mix

A $400 million bond measure to finance public safety infrastructure upgrades in San Francisco was put on hold today while the city’s Board of Supervisors…

Small Earthquake Strikes Contra Costa County

A 3.0-magnitude earthquake struck an area near Blackhawk in Contra Costa County tonight, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 1:32 a.m….

SF Schoolkids Drop And Cover For Earthquake Preparedness Drill

SF Schoolkids Drop And Cover For Earthquake Preparedness Drill

Students at a San Francisco elementary school were among millions of people statewide who took the time this morning to “drop, cover and hold on”…

Small Earthquake Rattles Some Bay Area Residents

Small Earthquake Rattles Some Bay Area Residents

According to the United States Geological Survey, an earthquake struck the Bay Area at about 9:26 Sunday night. The USGS website warns that “Due to…

Tiny Earthquake Strikes Near San Rafael

A small earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 2.3 was reported near San Rafael this morning, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred…

SF’s “Dangerously Unstable” Hall Of Justice To Remain In Use For Years To Come

SF’s “Dangerously Unstable” Hall Of Justice To Remain In Use For Years To Come

San Francisco’s top officials say the city’s Hall of Justice would be dangerously unstable in a powerful earthquake, but hundreds of city workers and jail…

Quake Commemoration: New Public Safety Building, Soft Story Legislation Signed

Quake Commemoration: New Public Safety Building, Soft Story Legislation Signed

On the 107th anniversary of San Francisco’s 1906 earthquake and fire, city officials Thursday celebrated the topping out of the new seismically safe Public Safety…

Board Of Supervisors Unanimously Approves Ordinance Requiring Retrofits Of Soft-Story Buildings

Board Of Supervisors Unanimously Approves Ordinance Requiring Retrofits Of Soft-Story Buildings

At least 2,800 buildings in San Francisco that are believed to be the most vulnerable in an earthquake must make seismic retrofits under an ordinance…