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The schedule for the East Span Project is based on several decisions, beginning with the design and environmental review process. Assuming the East Span Project is able to move forward as planned, Caltrans has prepared the following target schedule:

Project Timeline

Federal Register Notice of Intent for EIS

April 21, 1997

Public Scoping Meetings

Spring 1997

Public Information Open Houses

December 1997, March 1998

Recommendation of Final Design Concept from MTC

April 1998

Draft EIS Released

September 1998

Public Hearings/Formal Comment Period

September - November 1998

Caltrans Identifies Preferred Alternative

December 1998

Dredged Material Management Plan Released

June 1999

Supplemental Draft Section 4(f) Evaluation Released

June 1999

Final EIS Released

May 2001

Record of Decision Filed (Target date)

Summer 2001

Final Design and Contracting (Target date)



2002 - 2007


If you have comments or questions about the East Span Seismic Safety Project, mail them to:

Greg Bayol
Public Information Office
Caltrans District 4
PO Box 23660
Oakland, CA 94623-0660

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