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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: Peninsula Cities Consortium March 19, 2010

What: The Peninsula Cities Consortium (PCC) will have its biweekly meeting to address issues related to the California High Speed Rail project. The Peninsula Rail Project (a joint venture between the California High Speed Rail Authority and Caltrain) will preview the “toolkit”, a way to allow stakeholders to participate in design decisions Where: Council Chambers […]

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Meeting: Joint RailPAC/NARP Meeting in Los Angeles Saturday April 17

What: RailPAC, an advocacy group for rail passenger service in California and Nevada, and NARP, the National Association of Rail Passengers, will hold an all day meeting in Los Angeles. There will be several high speed rail panels. There is a $40 charge for members/ $50 non-members  Meeting registration and information Where:  MTA Board Room at Gateway Center, located […]

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Public Meeting: Opportunity to review options in the city of Fresno March 16

What: The project’s planners are seeking public input on which alternative(s) Fresno residents prefer for the High Speed Rail train’s path through the city of Fresno and other issues such as the location of a station. Representatives will be on hand to answer questions and listen to ideas.  For more information call Eric VonBerg at […]

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Public Meeting: San Mateo Community Workshop on High Speed Rail March 17

What: A community-wide discussion of High Speed Rail in the City of San Mateo. Where: Main Library, Oak Room 55 West 3rd Avenue  San Mateo, CA 94402 Text of email announcement from the city of San Mateo ———————————————————————————————————- Hello everyone, To those of you who attended the City Council discussion on High Speed Rail (HSR) on Monday […]

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Public Meeting: California High Speed Rail Board Meeting 3/4/2010 (with PREVIEW)

What: The California High Speed Rail Authority (CHSRA) will hold their monthly board meeting. Where: Sacramento City Council Chambers This week the California High Speed Rail Authority (CHSRA) holds its monthly board meeting, along with newly instituted committee meetings. The Board meeting (pdf link) is scheduled for 9am on Thursday March 4, 2010 at the Sacramento […]

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New document: Revenue Guarantees for Private Investors

In the words of the California High Speed Rail Authority’s Deputy Director for Communications, the recently issued 2009 Business Plan “has provided unending fodder for skeptics and critics. Public questions about the assumptions and forecasts in the Plan must be addressed in a strategic and thoughtful manner.” One particular criticism was the idea that private […]

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Public Meeting: Burbank City Council to craft response to Alternatives Analysis March 2 6pm

What:  The Burbank City Council will decide on a response to the proposals for a potential station location and High Speed Rail alignment made by consultants for the California High Speed Rail Authority (“CHSRA”). CHSRA made a presentation to the city council at a council workshop on February 2, 2010 and held a community workshop […]

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Public Meeting: South of Diridon Station to Tamien Station Alternatives Analysis Community Workshop

What: View maps, learn more about tunneling technologies and talk with members of the project development team. Project staff will discuss the above and below ground alignment alternatives and design options for the south of Diridon Station area. Local, regional and community representatives will join High-Speed Rail Authority staff to respond to questions and discuss […]

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