Feds Restore $929 Million In California High-Speed Rail Funding Revoked By Trump AdministrationThe federal government has reached an agreement to restore nearly $1 billion in funding for California’s troubled bullet train, Gov. Gavin Newsom announced.
California Pushes Back High-Speed Rail Construction Deadline For Central Valley Stretch To 2023California is again pushing back the deadline and raising the cost for its high-speed rail project, this time asking the Biden administration for a one-year extension on completing construction on a section of track in the Central Valley.
California High-Speed Rail Cost Rises By Another $1 BillionThe California High-Speed Rail Authority on Wednesday bumped its overall cost estimate for completing the rail line between San Francisco and Los Angeles to $80.3 billion.
Trump Administration Won't Immediately Give Away $1B For California High-Speed RailThe Trump administration will not immediately give $1 billion it revoked from California's high-speed rail project to another project, according to a legal agreement reached Wednesday between the two.
California Sues Trump Administration Over $1B In Canceled High-Speed Rail MoneyCalifornia sued Tuesday to block the Trump administration from cancelling nearly $1 billion for the state's high-speed rail project, escalating the state's feud with the federal government.
Newsom Promises Court Fight Over Trump Withdrawal Of $1B In High-Speed Rail FundsThe Trump administration cancelled nearly $1 billion in federal money for California's high-speed rail project Thursday.
California Sells $600M In Bonds For High-Speed Rail ProjectCalifornia has sold $600 million in bonds for its high-speed rail project.
Lawmakers To Discuss Scathing California High-Speed Rail AuditCalifornia lawmakers are set to discuss a scathing audit of the state's ambitious high-speed rail project.
Audit Cites Flaws In Costly California High-Speed Rail ProjectFlawed decision-making and poor contract management contributed to billions in cost overruns and years of delays in the as-yet unbuilt California's high-speed rail line between Los Angeles and San Francisco, state auditors said Thursday.
2020 California Ballot Proposal Would Seek To Nix High-Speed RailSupporters of a November ballot measure to repeal a California gas tax increase proposed Tuesday an initiative for 2020, saying it would provide money for road repairs and eliminate the state's beleaguered $77 billion high-speed rail project.
Gov. Brown Invites Trump To See California High-Speed Rail ProjectsCalifornia Gov. Jerry Brown on Monday invited President Donald Trump to visit the state's high-speed rail construction projects while he is in the state this week to examine prototypes of the wall he wants to build along the U.S.-Mexico border.
Lawmakers Seek California High-Speed Rail Audit As Cost RisesA bipartisan team of lawmakers is expected to request a formal audit of California's high-speed rail project after the projected cost of one segment rose by nearly $3 billion.
High-Speed Rail Changes Proposed, Including Silicon Valley To Merced LinkThe board had been scheduled to adopt the latest revisions to the $64 billion project at its meeting in San Jose, but instead put off a vote for another week.
High-Speed Rail Begins to Take Shape In Central ValleyTo say that California has been talking about high-speed rail for a long time would be an understatement. Now, in the spring of 2016, something concrete is actually taking shape in California’s Central Valley.
Judge Allows California High-Speed Rail Project To ProceedA judge has ruled that California's plans for a $64 billion, high-speed rail system do not violate promises made to voters when they approved state financing for the project.