Posts Tagged ‘Fresno’

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

In this new video from the California High Speed Rail Authority, you can see six months of progress on the HSR project in just six minutes: Quite a lot of work has been done. Even as the debates over HSR funding continue, even as some dead-enders still think they can kill the project, it’s good […]

Jul 20th, 2016 | Filed under Uncategorized