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Caltrans pushes back on Sac Bee’s Bay Bridge expose

Tuesday, June 12, 2012

7W27CALTRANS.JPGCaltrans is calling a Sacramento Bee story May 27 raising questions about the structural integrity of the Bay Bridge’s east span  “completely inaccurate” and is demanding a retraction. For its part, the newspaper says it stands by its investigative series on the bridge as “accurate and fair.” Among other things, the Bee found that a builder failed to disclose that a 19-foot section of concrete in the bridge’s foundation hadn’t hardened before it was tested. Caltrans disputes that. Sac Bee


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