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Posey Tube Reopened ahead of schedule

The Posey Tube was entirely closed for repairs Monday, March 19, during the day and reopened at midnight, after causing major traffic problems not seen often in the City of Alameda.

Suspect in ARCO shooting arrested in traffic stop

An Alameda native who is suspected of shooting two gas station employees was charged with four felony counts, including two for attempted murder, on Monday, April 25, according to authorities.  

Edward Bessonov, 29, is also being charged with two counts of assault with a semi-automatic firearm. He is being held without bail at Santa Rita Jail in Dublin. His plea hearing is scheduled for May 3.

The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) announced they will perform repaving activities on State Route 61 (Encinal Avenue) between Walnut and Chestnut streets the week of Monday, Sept. 10 to Friday, Sept. 14. “No Parking” signs will be placed and detours made available.

The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) announced today that it will close the Webster Tube for cleaning. 

The Webster Tube, entering Alameda, will be closed Monday, July 10, from 10 p.m. to 4 a.m. the following morning, and Tuesday, July 11, from 10 p.m. to 4 a.m. the following morning.

Questions or information about the Tube closures should be directed to Eroluis Oseguera, Caltrans, Tunnels and Tubes, at 286-3947.

 

The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) announced yesterday that it will close the Webster and Posey tubes Sept. 13 through 15 and Sept. 20 through 22, for maintenance and servicing of call boxes and stand pipe.

The Webster Tube, entering Alameda, will be closed:

  • Tuesday, Sept. 13, from 10 p.m. to 3:30 a.m.
  • Wednesday, Sept. 14, from 10 p.m. to 3:30 a.m.
  • Thursday, Sept. 15, from 10 p.m. to 3:30 a.m.

The Posey Tube, leaving Alameda, will be closed:

Sunday, April 17, through Saturday, May 21, from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m., Caltrans contractors will close the Posey Tube to repair the pedestrian guardrail within the tube.

Detours will be in place. Motorists are advised to expect delays and encouraged to take alternate routes if necessary and also that traffic fines are doubled in construction zones.

For more information, contact Marcus Wagner of CalTrans at 622-8758.

The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) announced today that it will close the Posey Tube on Monday, April 11, for maintenance and servicing.

The Posey Tube, from Alameda into Oakland, will be closed as follows:

The Water Emergency Transportation Authority (WETA) Board of Directors is holding its April Board meeting on Thursday, April 7, at 7 p.m. at Alameda City Hall, 2263 Santa Clara Ave., 3rd Floor. The meeting agenda will be available on the San Francisco Bay Ferry website on Friday, April 1. www.sanfranciscobayferry.com  

 

The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) announced today that it will close the Webster Tube on March 14, 2016 for maintenance and graffiti removal.

The Webster Tube, coming into Alameda, will be closed as follows:

The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) announced recently that it will close the Webster Tube on Wednesday, Feb. 24, for inspection and maintenance.

The Webster Tube, coming into Alameda, will be closed from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. the following morning

Cintas Fire Protection will be performing inspections, maintenance, and servicing all emergency fire extinguishers.

Questions or information about the tube closures should be directed to Tony Padilla, Caltrans, Tunnels & Tubes, at (510) 286-0315.

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