California High Speed Rail
The board that oversees California’s embattled $68 billion high-speed rail project is meeting to discuss how to respond to a series of legal setbacks to the project.
Court rulings this week cast doubt over the future of California’s $68 billion high-speed rail plan and serve as a reminder of the biggest question facing the project: Where will the money come from to complete it?
A Sacramento County Superior Court judge is blocking the sale of bonds to build California’s bullet train and has rejected the state’s funding plan, jeopardizing the future of the project.
The body overseeing plans to build California’s bullet train has started the daunting and expensive process of acquiring thousands of acres in the Central Valley, where the rail line’s proposed path would slice through farms, stores and motels.
California’s High-Speed Rail Authority wants to get disabled veterans back to work.
California high-speed rail officials are recommending a new route for the second leg of the bullet train south of Fresno.
Engineering work has finally begun on the first 30-mile segment of track here in Fresno, a city of a half-million people with high unemployment and a withering downtown core littered with abandoned factories and shuttered stores.
The federal Government Accountability Office is giving generally good grades to the California High-Speed Rail Authority’s business plan to build a $68 billion bullet train.
It’s a vision into the future, a bullet train connecting Northern and Southern California.
The California High-Speed Rail Authority says it’s ready to hear from the private sector.
Officials agreed on Monday to nearly double the length of the first segment of California’s planned high-speed rail line to allay concerns that the initial route will not reach major population centers in the Central Valley.
Supporters and critics of California’s planned 800-mile high-speed rail line are at odds over a proposal to build the first segment of the system between two small towns in the Central Valley.