Bay Bridge Opening

California Governor Jerry Brown. (Max Whittaker/Getty Images)

Governor To Skip Opening Of New Bay Bridge Span

California Gov. Jerry Brown will not attend the opening of the new eastern span of the Bay Bridge, which is set for the day after Labor Day.


One of the defective bolts on the new Bay Bridge eastern span. (CBS)

Decision On Bay Bridge Opening Date Due Soon, Amid More Bolt Doubts

Authorities overseeing construction of the Bay Bridge’s new eastern span said they still don’t know whether the bolt problem will force a delay in plans to open the new span in early September. “Give us two weeks to give you an answer,” MTC Executive Director Steve Heminger said.