Bay Bridge Closure May Sneak Up On DriversThe five day closure of the Bay Bridge is set to start on Wednesday night at 8:00 p.m., but the California Highway Patrol is warning drivers who want to cross the span not to wait until the last minute.
Old Eastern Span Of Bay Bridge May Take 3 Years To DismantleThe old eastern span of the Bay Bridge is closing for good Wednesday evening but bridge officials say it will take around three years to take apart and remove.
BART, AC Transit, Muni Boosting Service For Bay Bridge ClosureBay Area transit agencies said Tuesday that they will beef up service while the Bay Bridge is closed over Labor Day weekend but also said people should be prepared and research all their travel options during the closure.
Increased Ferry Service Available For Bay Bridge ClosureThe Bay Bridge is closing Wednesday night and San Francisco Ferry boat operators said they are increasing service beginning first thing Thursday morning and continuing through the Labor Day weekend.
Bill Would Let Independent Experts Examine Bay BridgeIndependent experts could examine the new span of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge without fear that they would be sued under a bill sent to Gov. Jerry Brown.
Wind, Water & Steel: The New Bay BridgeFor 24 years, it’s the icon the Bay Area has been waiting for: the new Bay Bridge.
3 Lanes At Bay Bridge Toll Plaza Closed For Fastrak ConversionAhead of the five-day San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge closure next week, several lanes at the span's toll plaza in Oakland are closed this weekend to make way for more FasTrak access.
New Bay Bridge To Feature Bike & Pedestrian PathWith the new eastern span of the Bay Bridge opening in less than two weeks, bridge officials on Thursday highlighted the bike and pedestrian path that will be part of the new structure.
Motorists Told To Plan Ahead For Bay Bridge ClosureState transportation officials are warning motorists to find alternate routes around the Bay Area next week through Labor Day weekend while workers ready the new eastern span of the Bay Bridge.
Governor To Skip Opening Of New Bay Bridge SpanCalifornia 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.
Officials Tout Improved Views For Drivers On New Bay BridgeIn addition to being safer during earthquakes, drivers will have a better overall experience when they drive across the new eastern span of the Bay Bridge when it opens in two weeks, a bridge spokesman said Tuesday.
Bay Bridge Closure Survival GuideThe long-awaited changeover from the old eastern span of the Bay Bridge to the newly-constructed suspension will force a 5-day closure leading up the anticipated September 3 opening. The Bay Bridge will be closed from 8 p.m. Wednesday evening, August 28, through 5 a.m. Tuesday morning. So what alternatives to commuters have over Labor Day weekend?
Shims Installed On New Bay Bridge As Temporary Fix For BoltsCrews installed a series of temporary steel shims under the deck of the new eastern span of the Bay Bridge over the weekend. The steel plates will allow the new bridge to open to traffic on schedule.
Toll Authority Confirms New Bay Bridge To Open Labor Day WeekendDespite broken earthquake-safety bolts that threatened months of delays, California transportation officials have voted to open the new eastern span of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge around the Labor Day weekend as originally planned.
KPIX 5 Presents 'Wind, Water & Steel: The New Bay Bridge'KPIX 5 News will broadcast "Wind, Water & Steel: The New Bay Bridge" on Friday, August 23rd at 9:30 p.m. In addition, the special will be rebroadcast on KPIX 5 on Saturday, August 24th at 9pm, Saturday August 31st at 5pm and on KBCW on Sunday, September 1st at 5pm.