San Diego-Area Rail District Plans Debt to Balance State Cuts
- Putting the world's LONGEST trams into service. Donath, Zoltán // Railway Gazette International;Apr2006, Vol. 162 Issue 4, p204
The article reports on the delivery of low-floor railroad trains from Siemens by BKV to operate the Grand Boulevard trunk routes in Budapest, Hungary. The six-section cars are expected to become the longest railroad train in the world. Two new trains were delivered for commissioning trials. The...
- Transit Briefs. // Railway Age;Sep2008, Vol. 209 Issue 9, p26
This section offers news briefs on the railroad industry in the U.S. and Canada. California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger said he would sign a bill advancing a $9.9 billion high speed rail bond issue for voter approval in November 2008. The Toronto Transit Commission has launched a multi-phase...
- City makes $250,000 grant to light rail impacted merchants. Jones, Lara // Enterprise/Salt Lake City;06/22/98, Vol. 27 Issue 52, p1
Focuses on the grant to be given by the Salt Lake City, Utah government to merchants that will be affected by the city's light rail system project. Amount in grants to be given by the city government; Number of businesses to be affected by the light rail system project; Conditions of the grant...
- Nuffer's tenure with ConVis a memorable one. Owen, Ted // San Diego Business Journal;06/29/98, Vol. 19 Issue 26, p46
Commends several individuals and groups in San Diego, California for their contributions and accomplishments in their respective domains. Includes San Diego Convention and Visitors Bureau board chairman David Nuffer; United States filter Corp. Chief Executive Officer Richard Heckman; Duke Tobek...
- San Diego lacking in political clout. // San Diego Business Journal;10/25/93, Vol. 14 Issue 43, Special Report p17
Reports on the San Diego county, California's lack of political power. Lack of influence on national health care; Republican Tricia Hunter's failure in her re-election bid; Community assignments.
- Local government gets high marks in survey. Allen, Mike // San Diego Business Journal;1/1/96, Vol. 17 Issue 1, p13
Reports on the results of the Deloitte and Touche/San Diego Business Journal Economic Outlook Survey for 1996. Respondents' attitude toward political leadership in San Diego, California; Comparison with the results of previous surveys.
- Sandag searching for qualified energy service vendors. Broderick, Pat // San Diego Business Journal;10/13/97, Vol. 18 Issue 41, p32
States that the San Diego Association of Governments (Sandag) is seeking qualified vendors who want to provide competitive energy services to public agencies in San Diego, California. Anticipation of the restructuring of the California electric power industry in January 1998; Background...
- San Diego notebook. // San Diego Business Journal;5/29/95, Vol. 16 Issue 22, p16
Reports on developments regarding politics and government in San Diego, California as of May 29, 1995. Includes Standard & Poor's lack of rating action on the San Diego investment pool; Construction of a sewage outfall at the US/Mexico border; Bill on the expansion of the defense budget for 1996.
- City wins another round against opponents of bonds. Allen, Mike // San Diego Business Journal;4/08/96, Vol. 17 Issue 15, p11
States that in California, a citizens committee challenging San Diego's use of lease revenue bonds, valued at $205 million, for a construction project, were deny in their attempts to place the issue on the ballot. What the citizens committee was ordered to do; Citizens committee's attempts to...