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The San Francisco Chronicle has an excellent article examining the massive construction work on high speed rail that is taking place in the Fresno area right now. The article shows a great contrast between the hard-working men and women building HSR and a better Central Valley – and the haters who still, after nine years, […]

Feb 14th, 2017 | Filed under Uncategorized

It’s been a long discussion spanning many years…and still no resolution on where the HSR maintenance facility will be built: The city of Fresno is presenting a 200-acre parcel bordered by Cedar to the west, train tracks to the east, and American to the north as the ideal place to put a heavy maintenance facility. […]

Oct 14th, 2016 | Filed under Uncategorized

The California High Speed Rail Authority has a new video update on HSR construction work in the Fresno area – including the Fresno River Viaduct, which is now a visible and freestanding structure: Progress!

Aug 15th, 2016 | Filed under Uncategorized

It’s a toasty day up and down the West Coast. Let’s spend it talking about high speed rail: • Delays in right-of-way acquisition have led to a $50 million cost overrun on the Central Valley section of the high speed rail construction project. • A new vision for downtown Bakersfield and how it will integrate […]

Aug 13th, 2016 | Filed under Uncategorized