Ballot Proposal Would Divert High-Speed Rail Money To WaterTwo Republican lawmakers are proposing a ballot initiative that would ask California voters to redirect about $8 billion in bond money from the state's high-speed rail project to build water storage.
California High-Speed Rail Seeks Private Investors, InputCalifornia's High-Speed Rail Authority says it has received 35 responses from private companies interested in financing, building and operating the first 300-mile segment of the controversial rail project.
Second Leg Of California Bullet Train Wins Approval The U.S. Department of Transportation is giving its approval for work to begin on the first leg of California's proposed high-speed rail line.
State, Amtrak Cancel Joint High-Speed Train Bid Amtrak and the California High-Speed Rail Authority have canceled a joint agreement to bid on high-speed trains that was billed as a way to save money and lure train manufacturing to the United States.
California High-Speed Rail Authority Says Plans Still On Track Despite SetbacksDespite legal setbacks, the agency is leaving unchanged its timeline to begin construction later this year.
Judge Denies Farmers' Request To Halt High-Speed RailA judge denied a request Friday from Central Valley farmers who sought to halt work on California's ambitious high-speed rail project.