Posts Tagged ‘OCTA’

This seems like a pretty big blow to not just the Anaheim streetcar, but to the ARTIC station as well. A committee of the Orange County Transportation Authority board of directors is recommending Anaheim abandon its streetcar plans that would link the Disneyland resort to the future HSR station at ARTIC: Citing the over $300 […]

Dec 15th, 2015 | Filed under Uncategorized

The Anaheim Regional Transportation Intermodal Center – better known as ARTIC is nearly complete. This will be the first new station built that will serve high speed rail in California, eventually (San José Diridon and Los Angeles Union Station are already in existence, of course). And it’s grabbing some well deserved attention as workers put […]

Oct 5th, 2014 | Filed under Uncategorized

Recent reports that California high speed rail contract signings could be delayed to 2013 appear to have been in error: Roelof van Ark, chief executive of the California High Speed Rail Authority, said Wednesday that the agency still intends to issue its first contract and start construction later this year, despite a memorandum from the […]

Mar 2nd, 2012 | Filed under Uncategorized

Anti-HSR reporter Tracy Wood has a new article up at Voice of OC reporting that the Orange County Transportation Authority is calling on the California High Speed Rail Authority to move the currently available funds out of the Central Valley and toward the endpoints of the project – i.e. Orange County. After spending much of […]

Dec 12th, 2011 | Filed under Uncategorized