Caltrans to Start Removing Sections of Bay Bridge’s Old Eastern Span

KRON News reports on the start of a Caltrans operation to remove “the first of 14 sections of the old eastern span of the Bay Bridge . . . using a complicated hydraulic jacking system.” A department spokesperson tells the station, “This is a really methodical, really detailed process.” KRON adds that live-stream video of the removal is accessible at two sites: and