Posts Tagged ‘Bonnie Lowenthal’

The California High Speed Rail Authority got two new board members this week. Lorraine Paskett was appointed to fill a vacancy created when Jim Hartnett stepped down nearly two years ago, and former Assemblymember Bonnie Lowenthal was appointed to fill a vacancy created when Thea Selby was elected to the City College of San Francisco […]

Jan 28th, 2016 | Filed under Uncategorized

California High Speed Rail Authority CEO Jeff Morales testified at the State Capitol yesterday and declared the project was on course to begin construction this summer: The state’s High-Speed Rail Authority has nearly doubled the size of its staff in the past six months and expects the first phase of construction to be “under contract […]

Feb 26th, 2013 | Filed under Uncategorized

This news should come as no surprise – a bill by Assemblymember Diane Harkey to defund the high speed rail project died in the Assembly this week: The California Assembly Transportation Committee has rejected a proposal by an Orange County Republican that would have blocked much of the planned state debt financing for the high-speed […]

Apr 13th, 2011 | Filed under Uncategorized