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Did you want more time to get your comments in for the Palmdale to Burbank or the Burbank to Los Angeles segments of the high speed rail project? Still got that burning desire to explain why a tunnel under the San Gabriels is a good (or bad) idea? Well, you are in luck. The California […]

Sep 4th, 2014 | 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

At a public meeting in Santa Clarita last week about 75 residents showed up, most of them to support putting the HSR tracks somewhere else: Many in attendance Tuesday were homeowners from Santa Clarita worried about one of two similar routes following the 14 Freeway taking their homes…. One problem is how to get from […]

Aug 11th, 2014 | Filed under Uncategorized

The Pasadena Star-News reports that the California High Speed Rail Authority will hear a proposal to build a tunnel under the San Gabriel Mountains in order to connect Palmdale to Burbank and Los Angeles, rather than follow Highway 14 between those destinations: A tunneling option that runs in a straight line from the Palmdale Transportation […]

Jul 30th, 2014 | Filed under Uncategorized