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Moving Right Along

Today construction crews will start the installation of the fifth section of the central tower atop the new eastern span of the Bay Bridge. The placement will bring the tower lift up to 495 feet. Caltrans officials say the $6.3 billion project to build the new eastern span and make the entire Bay Bridge more seismically safe is still on time and is slated to be finished in 2013. [SF Appeal]