New Bay Bridge To Open Decades After '89 QuakeWhen traffic flows across a new stretch of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge for the first time, it will do so nearly a quarter-century after a deadly earthquake during the 1989 World Series collapsed two 50-foot sections of the old structure.
Specifications Of New SF-Oakland Bay BridgeThe new eastern span of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge opens nearly 25 years after the Loma Prieta earthquake damaged the old span.
Weekend Bay Bridge Closure Will Complicate Bay Area CommuteCrowded roadways and packed buses, trains and ferries are on tap for commuters starting Wednesday night, when officials shut down the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge to traffic in preparation for a new $6.4 billion span opening early next week.
California's Bay Bridge Opening Remains In DoubtThe final decision about whether the new eastern span of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge can open on Labor Day as scheduled is still a month off as crews continue work to fix 32 broken seismic safety bolts.
Feds Probe Caltrans Response To Broken Bay Bridge Rods; Timeline In DoubtFederal transportation officials are investigating the state’s response to broken steel seismic safety rods on the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge.
US Agency Investigating After Train Tanker Hits BridgeFederal transportation officials said Tuesday they have joined an investigation into the crash of an empty oil tanker into a tower in the middle of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge.
Tanker Ship Hits San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge; No Reports Of Leaking OilA tanker ship struck the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge on Monday, but there were no reports of leaking oil and the bridge remained open to traffic, officials said.
Questions Raised About Bay Bridge PanelA report in the Sacramento Bee is raising some questions about the panel that evaluated the work on the new San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge.