Feds Give OK To California High-Speed Rail ConstructionA federal railroad oversight board has given approval to the California High-Speed Rail Authority to start construction in the Central Valley.
Plight Of Farmers In Focus At Congressional High-Speed Rail Meeting In Central ValleyMembers of a U.S. House of Representatives subcommittee will hold a special hearing in Madera on Tuesday about the status of the California's High-Speed Rail project with a focus on rail authority’s purchases of Central Valley farm land.
California High-Speed Rail Contractor Gets Additional $96MThe board overseeing California’s high-speed rail project has voted to give its largest private contractor another $96 million and two more years to perform architectural and engineering work, but warned that it will exercise rigorous oversight.
California Officials Reach Deal To Settle High-Speed Rail Project LawsuitA group representing Central Valley farmers said Thursday it has reached a settlement with the California High-Speed Rail Authority in a lawsuit that was one of the biggest obstacles to the state’s $68 billion bullet train project.
High-Speed Rail A Highlight Of Gov. Brown's Upcoming China TripGov. Jerry Brown will be eyeing China's massive high-speed rail system as he tries to lure billions of dollars in investments to California during his trip to the country next week.
High-Speed Rail's Cost Estimates Get Good Grades From Accountability OfficeThe 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.
Financing Deal Set For Electrified Caltrain With Eye Toward High-Speed RailA new financing agreement between Caltrain and the California High-Speed Rail Authority means a clearer timeline for the electrification of commuter trains along the Peninsula.
Peninsula Cities Lose Bid To Block High-Speed Rail Along Caltrain CorridorThe cities of Atherton, Menlo Park and Palo Alto have lost a bid to block the California high-speed rail line along the peninsula's Caltrain corridor.
Peninsula Cities Lose Bid To Block High-Speed Along Caltrain CorridorThe cities of Atherton, Menlo Park and Palo Alto have lost a bid to block the California high-speed rail line along the peninsula’s Caltrain corridor.
Bill Ties Caltrain Modernization To High-Speed Rail ConstructionA proposal unveiled by State Senator Jerry Hill on Friday would tie together the future of Caltrain and high-speed rail in the state.
California Has Yet To Buy Any Land For Bullet Train RouteConstruction of California's high-speed rail network is set to start in July, but the state still has not purchased any land along the route.
Amtrak, California To Team Up On High-Speed RailThe two biggest players in the nation's pursuit of high-speed rail say they'll work together to search for trains that will operate at up to 220 miles per hour along both coasts of the United States.
Judge Backs California High-Speed Rail Over FarmersA judge denied a request Friday from Central Valley farmers who sought to halt work on California’s ambitious high-speed rail project.
Caltrain Receives First Chunk Of CA High Speed Rail Bond MoneyCaltrain has received its first big chunk of high-speed rail bond money, which will be used to electrify and modernize the system.
Feds Approve Of First Leg Of California High-Speed RailFederal officials have given their approval to start construction on the first phase of California’s high-speed rail system.