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Redwood City councilmember and head of the San Mateo County Economic Development Association (SAMCEDA) Rosanne Foust has an excellent op-ed in Redwood City Patch this week calling support for high speed rail “California’s Sputnik moment,” a reference to President Barack Obama’s pro-HSR State of the Union address: Here in the Bay Area, we’re having our […]

Jan 31st, 2011 | Filed under Uncategorized

UPDATE: The complete text of the letter Roelof van Ark sent to Burlingame is below. Original post begins here: Mike Rosenberg reports that CHSRA CEO Roelof van Ark has told Burlingame officials that if they want below-grade tracks, they’ll have to pay for it: “This letter that we got from (California High-Speed Rail Authority CEO […]

Jan 6th, 2011 | Filed under Uncategorized

by Rafael Introduction One of the decisions that CHSRA has yet to make is whether there should be an HSR station between Millbrae/SFO and San Jose Diridon and if so, where it should be sited. The candidates under consideration are Redwood City, Palo Alto and Mountain View. We last posted on this still-open issue of […]

Jun 19th, 2010 | Filed under Uncategorized

In the comments to yesterday’s post there was some discussion of the situation in south Santa Clara County, specifically around Gilroy. There’s an ongoing debate over where the tracks and the Gilroy HSR station should be located, a debate intensified by the fact that the San José to Gilroy route was the cause of the […]

Dec 4th, 2009 | Filed under Uncategorized