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In the wake of the October 17, 1989 Loma Prieta Earthquake, Caltrans commissioned an oral history project to document the personal and professional experiences of Caltrans employees who worked to restore the State's damaged transportation system. At the time of this interview Dave Paulsen was a Public Information Officer for Caltrans. He started at Cypress Structure the first Monday after the earthquake and he conducted press conferences, lead tours for engineers from all over the world and meetings with West Oakland residents over the interim replacement for the Cypress Viaduct.
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Loma Prieta Earthquake, Calif., 1989 California. Department of Transportation
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