Bay Bridge Handles First Day Of Traffic, First Accident, And New Pedestrian PathOne new feature of the bridge got a workout this morning with the first accident on the bridge—a minor fender-bender. An accident like that could have made traffic a mess, but the new span now has shoulders that allowed the cars to pull over and not impede traffic.
Bay Bridge Opening Monday Night, Ahead Of ScheduleIt’s been a long time coming, but crews are finally putting the finishing touches on the new east span of the Bay Bridge, with it expected to open on Monday night.
Toll Agency OKs $5.6M For Bay Bridge CelebrationThe Bay Area Toll Authority has agreed to spend $5.6 million to host a public celebration of the Labor Day opening of the Bay Bridge's new eastern span.
New Bay Bridge Span May Improve Oakland’s ImageIt’s been called the step-child of the mighty Bay Bridge: the East Bay span sees no crowds of tourists taking snapshots, but they may remember the segment that failed.
Job Training Center Gives 2nd Chance To Workers Building Bay BridgeThe new Bay Bridge isn’t just giving new life to the Bay Area, it’s also giving many of the workers building it a new beginning.
Good Question: Why Are Parts Of The New Bay Bridge Made In China?The Bay Area is watching the new Eastern Span of the Bay Bridge go up piece by piece, but there will be parts that won’t be stamped “Made in America.” In this Good Question: Why are portions of the new Bay Bridge being made in China?