Posts Tagged ‘San Diego’

Alon Levy has a great article at the Voice of San Diego exploring how to speed up the popular passenger rail service between Los Angeles and San Diego well before the California high speed rail project gets to that segment – which is likely many years away. His answer: take advantage of new FRA rules […]

Feb 3rd, 2017 | Filed under Uncategorized

Southern Californians are driving less and riding transit more, according to a new study from US PIRG: The Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana area saw similar changes since the mid-2000s. Residents drove 2.3% fewer miles in 2010 than they did in 2006, the study said, using the most recent data available. In total, the number of […]

Dec 8th, 2013 | Filed under Uncategorized

Passenger rail is quickly becoming a major travel choice between the Los Angeles area and San Diego. It makes sense, given the regular traffic jams on Interstate 5 and the reliable, comfortable service on the Pacific Surfliner. On days where freeway traffic is bad, the Surfliner is often faster than the car when going from […]

Jul 8th, 2013 | Filed under Uncategorized

We haven’t had much discussion at all lately of HSR in the San Diego area, so this San Diego Union-Tribune article on impacts to Miramar College is pretty timely: After a campus visit by rail planners last month, the High-Speed Rail Authority backed away from proposals to cut through or bridge over the Miramar College […]

Oct 17th, 2011 | Filed under Uncategorized