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The long-awaited Caltrain modernization plan is about to begin, using funding that comes from the Prop 1A high speed rail bond. And that has Palo Alto conflicted. First-term Palo Alto City Councilmember Gail Price was recently appointed to the VTA board. The VTA board recently voted to file an amicus curiae brief in support of […]

Feb 10th, 2014 | Filed under Uncategorized

It’s Super Bowl Sunday and a California team, the San Francisco 49ers, is playing for the championship. The 49ers are in the process of moving from their longtime home at Candlestick Park in San Francisco to Santa Clara, where a new stadium is under construction at a site that is somewhat transit-friendly. The stadium will […]

Feb 3rd, 2013 | Filed under Uncategorized

It’s not every day that a city’s decision to spend $150,000 to study the best route for the high speed rail project makes news. But it did make news tonight that the Gilroy City Council, in a vote seen by many as a key decision whether Gilroy will continue to support involvement in the HSR […]

Dec 6th, 2010 | Filed under Uncategorized

Tomorrow night, a meeting will be held at 7PM at the Menlo Park library by “Friends of Caltrain” – a group organized to seek a dedicated funding source to ensure Caltrain’s survival. This is a movement I support, and that everyone else who backs passenger rail ought to support. Caltrain is a very important part […]

Nov 8th, 2010 | Filed under Uncategorized