Bay Bridge

Reader Input: Strange that they buy ads

Why do PG&E and Caltrans advertise on TV? Do we have another choice? These are the same folks who gave us the San Bruno explosion and fire and the Bay Bridge fiasco. Maybe they ...

Brown says public still confident in Bay Bridge

  WEST SACRAMENTO(AP) — Gov. Jerry Brown said Tuesday that he believes the public still has confidence in the safety of the new San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge desp ...

Hydrogen found in damaged Bay Bridge steel rods

  OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Tests have discovered hydrogen in some of the damaged steel rods on the new eastern span of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge, an indicat ...

Crane working on new Bay Bridge span falls

  SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A crane tipped over while working on the new eastern span of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge on Thursday, but there were no injuries and ...

UPDATE: Tanker strikes the Bay Bridge

UPDATE: SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — An empty oil tanker caused minor damage Monday when it struck a tower in the middle of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge while navigating bene ...

USA turning into Nazi Germany

Well, the last letter I wrote I said, “get rid of the jackass in Washington.” I hope it comes true in November. If it doesn’t, I guarantee you our country will be just like G ...

Our View: Foresthill Bridge retrofit will test county’s integrity

As bridge construction goes, the $71 million estimate for painting and retrofitting the Foresthill Bridge seems tame by comparison. The new Bay Bridge connecting San Francisco and ...