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I mean, this doesn’t really count as “news” given how obvious the positive reaction would be, but it’s still noteworthy that leaders in Silicon Valley welcomed the idea of building the Initial Operating Segment for high speed rail in the northern part of the state, from San José to Bakersfield: “This would seriously be a […]

Jan 25th, 2016 | Filed under Uncategorized

The California High Speed Rail Authority recently posted several photos from HSR construction along the Fresno River to their Facebook page: Posted by California High-Speed Rail Authority on Thursday, January 14, 2016 I’m also a fan of this one: Posted by California High-Speed Rail Authority on Thursday, January 14, 2016 NIMBYs on the Peninsula and in the […]

Jan 16th, 2016 | Filed under Uncategorized

This week the California High Speed Rail Authority awarded its latest contract for HSR construction, for a 22 mile section of work in Tulare and Kern counties. And it came in well below the Authority’s own estimates: The California High-Speed Rail Authority (Authority) has identified California Rail Builders as the Apparent Best Value Proposer for […]

Jan 7th, 2016 | Filed under Uncategorized

The California High Speed Rail Authority is about to demolish the Tuolumne Street Bridge in Fresno, connecting downtown to Highway 99 over the Union Pacific tracks, in order to make way for the bullet trains: The bridge, which links Highway 99 with the central business district will eventually be replaced by a new higher bridge […]

Dec 7th, 2015 | Filed under Uncategorized