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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

Last November a Superior Court judge dealt a major blow to anti-HSR forces from Merced and Madera counties, indicating in a preliminary ruling that he was inclined to side with the Authority in a lawsuit brought against them. The case will be given a full hearing later this month. But already one party to the […]

Apr 2nd, 2013 | Filed under Uncategorized

Tim Sheehan has a good article in the Fresno Bee on farmer attitudes toward high speed rail in Madera County. And while he includes the requisite quotes from farmers convinced that high speed rail will destroy their way of life, he also included this: Juan Ureña, who owns 32 acres along the BNSF tracks at […]

Dec 13th, 2012 | Filed under Uncategorized

After being dealt a major blow by Sacramento Superior Court Judge Tim Frawley, the Merced and Madera County farmers who are trying to stop the high speed rail project are licking their wounds and trying to decide whether their lawsuit has any viable future. Judge Frawley indicated he was inclined to side with the California […]

Nov 25th, 2012 | Filed under Uncategorized