ONGOING CONSTRUCTION Long-term construction will be ongoing for the next year in the vicinity of the Maritime St./Burma Rd parking lot beginning Nov. 10, 2014 and may affect ease of access to the bike/pedestrian path. Read more here. Spring hours: From March 14, 2015, until May 24, 2015, the pathway where the Shellmound St. and Burma Rd. trailheads converge and travel along the bridge will be open from 6 a.m. until 8 p.m.The trail from Shellmound St. to Maritime St. will remain open 24/7.
Toll Bridge Program Oversight Committee meetings are open to the public and media. Attendees are encouraged to print their own materials, as copies of memos and other documents will not be available at the meeting; agendas will be available. Access to archived materials and agendas, along with the upcoming meeting information, can be found here
Documents and Reports
Public safety has always been the driving factor behind building the new East Span of the Bay Bridge. Over the years, the project has encountered challenges that we overcame as we strived to deliver a seismically safe and resilient bridge that will withstand the next massive earthquake. To review documents about the building of this bridge and the issues the project encountered, please visit the following pages: Bay Bridge Documents Quality Assurance Rod Fix and Testing
On September 2, 2013, the new East Span of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge opened to traffic. Watch the bridge's construction from start to finish in this time lapse video, which compresses nearly six years of around-the-clock construction activity into a dizzying four minutes.
Edmund G. Brown, Jr. Governor
Brian Kelly, Secretary,
California State Transportation Agency (CalSTA)
Carl Guardino Chair, California
Dave Cortese Chair, Bay Area Toll Authority
TOLL BRIDGE PROGRAM OVERSIGHT COMMITTEE
Steve Heminger TBPOC Chair, Executive Director,
Bay Area Toll Authority
Will Kempton Executive Director, California Transportation Commission
Malcolm Dougherty Director, Caltrans