Upper portion of old eastern span of Bay Bridge gone by 2018

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Friday, March 20, 2015
Workers are seen dismantling the old eastern span of the Bay Bridge.
Workers are seen dismantling the old eastern span of the Bay Bridge March 19, 2015.
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SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) -- Most of the upper portion of the old eastern span of the Bay Bridge should be gone by 2018.

Caltrans announced Thurdsay they've secured a $69 million dollar bid to demolish the rest of the cantilever section of the bridge.

Contractors will remove portions of the double-deck truss spans and 13 steel towers next.