California High-Speed Rail Authority

Angry Opposition Groups Hope To Derail California High-Speed Rail At Board MeetingThe board behind California's high-speed rail project could face fierce opposition Tuesday from community leaders, and Northern and Southern California residents who expect to be affected by construction of the bullet train.
Opposition To California High-Speed Rail Project Mounts As Construction Is Set To BeginOpposition continues to mount in both wealthy and working-class communities against the California bullet train.
California’s High-Speed Rail Moves Ahead; Transportation Official Says That Its Costs Can Be Recovered And That It Will Be Worth The WaitKCBS In Depth talks with Dan Richard, the chairman of the California High-Speed Rail Authority, who says that there’s a very high level of confidence that enough money can be made to complete the entire system.
California Breaks Ground On High-Speed Rail Project; Doubts Remain Over 1st-In-Nation SystemCalifornia's high-speed rail project became the first in the nation to break ground on Tuesday, aiming to whisk travelers at 200 mph between Los Angeles and San Francisco in less than three hours.
Central Valley Farmers’ Legal Efforts To Stop High-Speed Rail Plan Could Be Coming To An End Central Valley farmers opposed to construction of California’s high-speed rail may face their last legal stop this week. Attorneys will petition the State Supreme Court to halt the rail plan dead in its tracks.
California’s High-Speed Rail Project Piques Private-Investor Interest California's high-speed rail project could be getting a financial shot in the arm from the private sector.
California High-Speed Rail Authority, Amtrak End Joint Train BidAmtrak and the California High-Speed Rail Authority said Friday that they canceled a joint agreement seeking companies to build high-speed trains for them, a proposal billed as a way to save money and lure advanced train manufacturing to the United States.
Central Valley's Kern County Sues State Over High-Speed Rail PlanKern County is the latest Central Valley government to sue the state over its $68 billion bullet train plan.
High-Speed Board Approves Central Valley Section; Fresno Assemblyman Says Authority Has Gone Off The Rails Plans to build a $ 68 billion high-speed rail system in California took a big step forward as the state’s high-speed rail board approved a route for a key segment of the project that stretches from Fresno to Bakersfield.
Plan To Kill California High-Speed Rail Project Clears 1st Hurdle To Landing On BallotSecretary of State Debra Bowen announced Tuesday that backers of a plan to end the California high-speed rail project had the green light to begin collecting signatures in an effort to get an initiative on the ballot.
Newsom Changes Mind On High-Speed Rail, Wants Money RedirectedLt. Gov. Gavin Newsom, once a strong supporter of California's high-speed rail project, says he has changed his mind and no longer backs it.
KCBS In Depth: The Pros And Cons Of California’s High-Speed Rail ProjectThe pros and cons of going forward with California's High-Speed Rail project are presented by Dan Richard, California's Rail Authority chair, and former State Senator and SF Supervisor Quentin Kopp, respectively.
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