Plan to implode largest pier of old Bay Bridge moving forward

KTVU Fox 2

Plans to demolish the largest pier in the old eastern span of the Bay Bridge using explosives took another step forward Thursday as a bay regulatory commission unanimously granted Caltrans a permit for the project. . .  Ian Wren, a staff scientist with environmental watchdog group Baykeeper,  said that Caltrans is seeking a cheaper and faster option at the expense of the environment.