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The Colorado Department of Transportation is beginning to plan a high speed rail network that would connect Fort Collins to Colorado Springs and Pueblo, as well as an east-west route along Interstate 70 to Eagle, serving nearby ski resorts. Their plan is to start with a shorter route from Fort Collins to Colorado Springs via […]

Nov 19th, 2013 | Filed under Uncategorized
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Some high speed rail updates from around the world: • Britain’s transport minister plans to fast track HS2 between London and Birmingham, setting up a possible intra-party fight between a pro-HS2 Conservative government and Conservative MPs whose seats are along the proposed route where some residents are vehemently opposed to the project. Both the current […]

Oct 10th, 2012 | Filed under Uncategorized

Last month we looked at the emerging HSR plan from a coalition of planning groups in Denver, Phoenix, Salt Lake City, Reno and Las Vegas. Yesterday this group officially launched as the Western High Speed Rail Alliance. From the press release: Included in the alliance are the following planning agencies: The Denver Regional Council of […]

Dec 11th, 2009 | Filed under Uncategorized

Over the last year or so, since the passage of Prop 1A and the election of a high speed rail-friendly president, there has been a surge of interest in high speed rail across the country, and new organizations and consortiums have come together to propose new projects – as well as to revive ones that […]

Nov 9th, 2009 | Filed under Uncategorized