San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge

Former S.F. Mayor Willie Brown (Photo by Trisha Leeper/Getty Images for Macy's)

Western Span Of Bay Bridge Span Takes Name Of Former SF Mayor, Willie Brown

The western span of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge has now officially taken the name of former California Assembly Speaker and San Francisco Mayor Willie Brown.

02/11/2014

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UPDATED: Bay Bridge Span To Be Named For Willie Brown

The state Legislature has approved naming the western span of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge for former Assembly Speaker and San Francisco Mayor Willie Brown.

09/12/2013

A crane begins hoisting the final section of the new Bay Bridge suspension span, October 28, 2011. (CBS)

New SF-Oakland Bay Bridge On Track To Open

Crews are on pace to put the finishing touches on a new stretch of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge, and the span should be ready to open as planned early this week, officials say.

09/01/2013

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New Bay Bridge To Open Decades After ’89 Quake

When 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.

08/31/2013

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Specifications Of New SF-Oakland Bay Bridge

The new eastern span of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge opens nearly 25 years after the Loma Prieta earthquake damaged the old span.

08/31/2013

Catwalks hang over a section of the newly constructed eastern span of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Weekend Bay Bridge Closure Will Complicate Bay Area Commute

Crowded 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.

08/28/2013

Aerial view of the lanes to be reconfigured over the Presidents Day weekend. (Caltrans)

California’s Bay Bridge Opening Remains In Doubt

The 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.

05/29/2013

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Feds Probe Caltrans Response To Broken Bay Bridge Rods; Timeline In Doubt

Federal transportation officials are investigating the state’s response to broken steel seismic safety rods on the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge.

05/13/2013

The Overseas Reymar in San Francisco Bay after brushing up against a Bay Bridge tower bumper. (CBS)

US Agency Investigating After Train Tanker Hits Bridge

Federal 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.

01/08/2013

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Tanker Ship Hits San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge; No Reports Of Leaking Oil

A 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.

01/07/2013

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Questions Raised About Bay Bridge Panel

A report in the Sacramento Bee is raising some questions about the panel that evaluated the work on the new San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge.

03/25/2012