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- Faced with derailment in California polls, bullet train ballot is shelved. Marois, Michael B. // Bond Buyer;12/17/99, Vol. 330 Issue 30790, p4
Reports that the California High-Speed Train Authority has postponed a referendum that will ask voters if they are willing to finance a bullet-train project. Adoption of an incremental approach to the project instead of risking early voter rejection; Implementation of the project in stages.
- Rail board opts for east Hanford route. // Business Journal Serving Fresno & the Central San Joaquin Valley;11/15/2013, Issue 324731, p6
The article reports that the California High-Speed Rail Authority has approved east of Hanford route as an alternative of the Fresno-to-Bakersfield route of the bullet train.
- Railroad Derailed. Shackford, Scott // Reason;Mar2014, Vol. 45 Issue 10, p12
The article reports on court rulings in California to delay a high-speed railroad project, with a focus on finance for the railway by the state agency, the California High-Speed Rail Authority.
- Speeding into the future. // Business Journal Serving Fresno & the Central San Joaquin Valley;5/23/2008, Issue 323869, p30
The author focuses on the $40 billion proposal by the High-Speed Rail Authority in California to improve the transportation system in the Central Valley. With gas already at $4 a gallon, he explained that the need for high-speed has become apparent. However, transportation has been the largest...
- California seeks federal boost for high-speed rail. Grzeskowiak, Jennifer // American City & County Exclusive Insight;4/13/2011, p1
The article reports on the application by California in early April 2011 to the U.S. Department of Transportation for the $2.4 billion which Florida returned in March 2011 to fund the proposed high-speed rail line from San Francisco to Los Angeles. It says that California High-Speed Rail...
- High-speed rail system gains favor. Toth, Simone // San Diego Business Journal;09/14/98, Vol. 19 Issue 37, p1
Reports on a surge of support for a proposal to build a high-speed rail system from San Diego to Sacramento, California. Issue of the $20 billion cost; California High Speed Rail Authority's selection of three sources for funding; Informal decision on a preferred route for the rail's...
- Cuts to the heart. Harvey, Chuck // Business Journal Serving Fresno & the Central San Joaquin Valley;3/23/2012, p1
The article reports on the concerns of Kings County farmers on the proposed bullet train line in California. Officials at the California High Speed Rail Authority have claimed that farmers who will be affected by the proposed bullet train line will be compensated so farm operations could...
- Kings Co. NIMBY on high-speed rail. Lindt, John // Business Journal Serving Fresno & the Central San Joaquin Valley;8/6/2010, Issue 324214, p1
The article reports on the resolution sent by the Kings County Board of Supervisors in California to the High Speed Rail Authority, asking the authority to follow only existing transportation corridors when planning the route that will connect Bakersfield to Fresno. Kings County and Hanford...
- California plans revised again. // Railway Gazette International;May2012, Vol. 168 Issue 5, p29
The article reports on the vote by the California High Speed Rail Authority board to adopt a revised business plan for 2012 during a meeting on April 12. The revised business plan cut the cost of its projected route linking Los Angeles and San Francisco 64-8 billion U.S. dollars. Savings will...