Oakland

City of Alameda &nbsp&nbsp A city of Oakland Public Works crew works to fill the sinkhole and repair the pavement just outside the exit of the Posey Tube Monday.

UPDATE: Posey Tube Reopens ahead of Schedule

Mar 20,2018

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.

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Chase Green  Oakland firefighters attack the fire at the warehouse at 1305 31st Ave. in Oakland last Friday night. According to the Alameda County Coroner, 36 people perished in the blaze, including an Alameda native.

Ghost Ship Blaze Claims AHS Grad

Dec 06,2016

 

More than 30 people died in an Oakland warehouse fire Friday, Dec. 3, including Alameda native and Alameda High School graduate, Johnny Igaz. Johnny was a DJ who used the name “Nackt.” He was at the warehouse playing his music in between sets of live music. 

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Alamedan Killed in Vehicle Accident

Mar 10,2022

An Alameda resident was killed Sunday, March 6, following a crash in East Oakland while riding his motorcycle, according to Oakland police.

Raul Marquez, 41, was riding east on Bancroft Avenue when his bike struck the center divider, ejecting him, according to police.

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Posey Tube Closed for Maintenance and Servicing

May 03,2016

 

The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) announced recently that it will close the Posey Tube for maintenance and servicing from Alameda into Oakland on Thursdays through August of this year, from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. the following morning.

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Posey Tube to Close Next Wednesday Night

Feb 09,2016

Caltrans announced that it will close the Posey Tube for inspection and maintenance from 10 p.m., Wednesday, Feb. 17, to 5 a.m., the following morning. The tube, built in 1928, carries traffic from 
Alameda into Oakland.

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Alameda Man Murdered in Oakland

Jan 30,2014

A 25-year-old Alameda man died early Tuesday, Jan. 28, from gunshot wounds suffered the previous night at a drugstore parking lot in Oakland, police said.

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