Posts Tagged ‘Arnold Schwarzenegger’

Some of the stories that broke over the last two weeks that I wasn’t able to write about: • The California High Speed Rail Authority and the City of Bakersfield reached a settlement in Bakersfield’s lawsuit against the Authority. One of the key outcomes is that the CHSRA will study a completely new alignment in […]

Dec 29th, 2014 | Filed under Uncategorized

It’s more than just idle speculation that Governor Jerry Brown might reappoint Rod Diridon to the CHSRA board soon after Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger chose to not reappoint him. Palo Alto Online has the interesting and potentially important backstory on Diridon’s ties to Brown: Given a longtime caveat that in politics nothing is real until it […]

Jan 9th, 2011 | Filed under Uncategorized

The California high speed rail project had a turbulent year in 2010, but it undoubtedly finished on a high note, winning more federal funding and consolidating public support by selecting the first route that will be constructed. As we begin 2011, and prepare to swear in a governor who first brought the idea of HSR […]

Jan 1st, 2011 | Filed under Uncategorized

I was going to post a “2010 in review” article today, but there’s actual breaking news on the final day of the year: Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger has made three appointments to the California High Speed Rail Authority board: With his time to make appointments coming to a close, Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger on Thursday announced the […]

Dec 31st, 2010 | Filed under Uncategorized