Bay Bridge

New Bay Bridge Tower

Another Oops: New Bay Bridge Tower Needs Million-Dollar Clean Up For Rust Stains

Not even a year old and the new eastern span of the Bay Bridge is undergoing an almost million-dollar cleaning job.

07/11/2014

Twitter user @silverem2 captured this image tweeting "There's a truck on fire just past the toll plaza and a crazy guy is dancing all around it as they spray him." (@silverem2/Twitter)

Police Detain Man Dancing Around Burning Truck He Allegedly Set On Fire Near Bay Bridge Toll Plaza

A Sacramento man whose pickup truck caught fire Thursday morning near the toll plaza on the Bay Bridge was placed in the hospital on an emergency psychiatric hold, according to the California Highway Patrol.

06/19/2014

The 'Light Rail' light sculpture would stretch the length of Market Street in Downtown San Francisco (TheLightRail.org)

‘The Bay Lights’ Creator Seeks Light Sculpture On Market Street In Downtown San Francisco

The man who helped to illuminate the Bay Bridge with a light sculpture is hoping to bring a first-of-its-kind light show that would stretch the length of Market Street in Downtown San Francisco.

06/04/2014

Traffic backs up on Interstate 80 at the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge as the Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) strike snarls the Monday morning commute on October 21, 2013 in Oakland, California. BART workers continue to strike after contract negotiations between BART management and the transit agency's two largest unions fell apart last week. Management and unions agreed on the financial specifics of the contract but differed on workplace safety rules. An estimated 400,000 commuters ride BART each day. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Phil Matier: Congestive Pricing Not Stopping Bay Bridge Commuters During Morning Peak

An increase in price during peak morning commute hours doesn’t appear to be stopping people from crossing the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge.

05/19/2014

A worker drills into concrete on the underside of the Bay Bridge on May 23, 2013 in Oakland, California. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

More Problems For Eastern Span Of Bay Bridge, Off-Center Bolts Could Be Damaged In Quake

A new concern has arisen with some of the bolts used on the new $6.5 billion eastern span of the Bay Bridge. There is now an alignment problem with some of the bolts that attach the main cable on the east side to the deck of the span.

05/15/2014

Michael Bondi Metal Design in Richmond crafted a new troll for the new Eastern Span of the Bay Bridge. (CBS)

New Troll Installed To Protect Drivers On New Eastern Span Of The Bay Bridge

Eight months after opening to traffic, a new metal troll was secretly installed last week to protect travelers on the new Eastern Span of the Bay Bridge.

05/13/2014

(Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Roadwork To Cause Overnight Closures, Detours At MacArthur Maze

Caltrans is warning riders that a paving project on the 580 to I-80 maze connection will cause hours of rerouting overnight for the next few weeks.

04/29/2014

World's Largest LED Light Sculpture Lights Up The Bay Bridge

List: The New Bay Bridge’s Biggest Problems

From emergency repairs, to questionable construction, the Bay Bridge has had plenty of problems on both spans recently. Here’s a list of some highlights in our coverage.

04/14/2014

Break in the Span

Take A Look – The Old Bay Bridge Now Has A Gap As Demolition Continues

The old eastern span of the Bay Bridge is coming down and here’s a picture of its new, gap-tooth smile.

04/11/2014

A view of the new eastern span of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge on September 8, 2013 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Caltrans Criticized Over Handling Of Bay Bridge’s Emergency Repairs

The timing of the Bay Bridge’s emergency repair on Wednesday during a San Francisco Giants’ game that caused massive gridlock has received plenty of criticism.

04/11/2014

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