Caldecott Tunnel to remain open during power outage

PG&E Power Shutoffs

SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) – Heads up if you use the Caldecott Tunnel for your daily commute!

Officials confirmed the tunnel will be OPEN Wednesday during the PG&E power shutoff.

Officials said CalTrans is “working to ensure that alternate sources of power are available to provide continual operations for the Caldecott Tunnel,” but that “the tunnel cannot operate without power.”

Officials have installed generators to help keep the tunnel open.

In the event of a closure, signs will be posted providing detour information.

Check back for updates.

  • Oakland Police Commission meeting held after police chief fired
  • Flying Tails: Napa County rescue organization makes animals’ lives comfortable
  • Redwood City school officials prepare for coronavirus
  • San Francisco Mayor London Breed moves forward with safe injection site
  • Vallejo cold case murder solved nearly 50 years later
  • Copyright 2020 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

    Trending Stories

    Latest News

    More News