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Bay Bridge Report: Caltrans Worked to Keep Construction Flaws Quiet

August 1, 2014 | 8:20 am

Bay Bridge Report: Caltrans Worked to Keep Construction Flaws Quiet

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Probe alleges officials tried to hide errors. Agency says report is flawed and changes have been made.

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DeSaulnier Wants Criminal Probe of Bay Bridge Construction

July 28, 2014 | 10:45 am

DeSaulnier Wants Criminal Probe of Bay Bridge Construction

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Concord Democrat says upcoming investigative report raises new questions about project’s oversight.

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Man Leaps to Death from New Bay Bridge Span

July 16, 2014 | 2:24 pm

Man Leaps to Death from New Bay Bridge Span

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Rush-hour incident is apparently the first suicide involving span that opened last September.

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Video: During Demolition, One Last View from the Old Bay Bridge

June 19, 2014 | 7:00 am

Video: During Demolition, One Last View from the Old Bay Bridge

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In the shadow of the glistening new Bay Bridge, the original eastern span is coming down piece by piece.

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Reliving the Glory Days of the Bay Bridge Through Hollywood Movies

June 10, 2014 | 7:00 pm

Reliving the Glory Days of the Bay Bridge Through Hollywood Movies

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With glaring anachronistic errors, relive the 75-year history of the Bay Bridge in technicolor (and B&W).

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New Problem With Bay Bridge Span Could Pose Danger in Quake

May 16, 2014 | 9:35 am

New Problem With Bay Bridge Span Could Pose Danger in Quake

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A seemingly innocuous decision made during construction could threaten crucial cable anchors.

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New Bay Bridge Span Safe Despite Problems, Officials Say

February 25, 2014 | 5:58 pm

New Bay Bridge Span Safe Despite Problems, Officials Say

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Ill-fitting plates on roadbed are deemed only a ‘minor misalignment.’

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Outgoing Official: Caltrans Should Have Reported Bay Bridge Leaks Earlier

February 19, 2014 | 6:25 pm

Outgoing Official: Caltrans Should Have Reported Bay Bridge Leaks Earlier

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Confirmation that Caltrans actually discovered the leaks in the steel superstructure last December.

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Behold the Willie L. Brown Jr. Bridge

February 11, 2014 | 11:50 am

Behold the Willie L. Brown Jr. Bridge

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Over the objections of Gov. Jerry Brown and many locals, Bay Bridge span renamed for former mayor.

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Report Blasts Caltrans for Handling of Bay Bridge Construction Problems

January 23, 2014 | 12:57 pm

Report Blasts Caltrans for Handling of Bay Bridge Construction Problems

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Study describes agency’s ‘institutionalized lack of transparency’ in responding to the project’s flaws

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