Because significant conversations often occur during hearings, interviews, and other events, CARRD monitors these hearings and (painstakingly!) transcribes many of them in order to make them more generally accessible to others. Below is a list of events, links to their original audio/video source, and a corresponding transcript for each.

HSRA Board Meetings

Date Description
July 30, 2010 CHSRA Exec/Admin Committee Meeting
Agenda: Review and approve staff recommendations for 2010 federal stimulus application.
Transcript; audio; agenda; memo
January 7, 2010 CHSRA Board Meeting
Transcript; video; agenda
January 6, 2010 CHSRA Exec/Admin Board Meeting
Agenda: Policies & Procedures; Conflict of Interest; A&E Contracts; Senior Staff Hiring
Transcript; audio.
December 3, 2009 CHSRA Board Meeting
Transcript – rough draft is available on request. Audio; Video.
November 4, 2009 CHSRA Board Meeting
Transcript; video; audio.
August, 2009 CHSRA Board Meeting Operations Workshop: Tony Daniels presents to the Operations Committee.
Transcript; video.
July 2, 2009 CHSRA Board Meeting
Transcript; video; audio.
June 4, 2009 CHSRA Board Meeting
Transcript; video; audio.
May 7, 2009 CHSRA Board Meeting
Transcript; audio; official meeting minutes.

Legislative Hearings

Date Description
May 11, 2010 Senate Transportation Committee
Informational hearing on CHSRA Auditor Report
Transcript; video; audit materials.
April 28, 2010 Assembly Budget Subcommittee on Transportation
Hearing on CHSRA budget.
Transcript; video.
March 17, 2009 Senate Transportation Committee Informational Hearing on HSR
Transcript; video.
April-May, 2009 Select Legislative hearings related to HSR
Transcript; video links are within the document.

Other Meetings, Interviews, etc.

Date Description
May 14, 2012 OCTA Board Meeting
OCTA Board discusses the lack of a credible funding source and whether the state should accept the limited federal funds which dictate a poorly located initial operating segment which does not provide connectivity compared to filling the Bakersfield-SoCal gap.
Transcript; audio.
October 23, 2009 Quentin Kopp on KCBS In Depth
Transcript; audio.
May 12, 2009 Rod Diridon on KGO with Ronn Owens

Californians Advocating Responsible Rail Design (CARRD)