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The High Speed Rail Authority’s Plan B

The California High Speed Rail Authority (CHSRA) is meeting federal requirements for “independent utility” with a plan to have Amtrak trains use the Central Valley tracks, if and only if, the rest of the high speed rail project is not built. Some potential issues with this plan: 1) Someone will have to be responsible for […]

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Public Event: San Jose Diridon Station Area Visioning Workshop March 27

What:  Opportunity to have your say about the vision for the 500 acres in the  San Jose Diridon Station Area, home of a planned station for the California High Speed Rail project.  On Saturday, March 27, 2010, community members are invited to join the planning team from the City of San José for a Diridon Station Area Plan Alternative Analysis […]

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Public meeting: San Mateo City Council study session March 1

What: The San Mateo City Council will hold a study session on High Speed Rail Context Sensitive Solutions & Project Update When: March 1  Currently scheduled for 5:30pm (final agenda should be posted Friday on the San Mateo city website) More information: San Mateo has launched a new section on their website about high speed rail. […]

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