Posts Tagged ‘Mike Antonovich’

Los Angeles County Supervisors Sheila Kuehl and Michael Antonovich don’t agree on much. Kuehl was one of the most progressive leaders in the state legislature, including the author and longtime champion of bills to create a Canadian-style single-payer health care system. Antonovich has been a leading Southern California conservative for many decades. Despite those basic […]

Jun 8th, 2015 | Filed under Uncategorized

It’s the same old story: anytime high speed rail is proposed in a particular location, residents freak out and assume that the California High Speed Rail Authority is plotting their doom. The latest example comes from Southern California, where residents of the Lakeview Terrace area, along the Tujunga Wash, are up in arms about the […]

Jan 23rd, 2015 | Filed under Uncategorized

According to Dan Weikel at the Los Angeles Times, the California High Speed Rail Authority is giving serious consideration to LA County Supervisor Mike Antonovich’s proposal to put the bullet train tracks in a tunnel under the San Gabriel Mountains. The thing is, I can’t tell if the CHSRA is just humoring Antonovich or whether […]

Aug 24th, 2014 | Filed under Uncategorized

On the San Mateo County peninsula, a small but determined group of people were able to mobilize NIMBY attitudes to force the California High Speed Rail Authority to postpone plans to fully upgrade the Caltrain corridor to accommodate high speed rail service. Now they’re trying to do the same in Southern California, and they’ve enlisted […]

Nov 29th, 2012 | Filed under Uncategorized