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why high-speed rail isn’t viable

gnome.jpgAs many of you have noted, I’m not smart enough to argue that high-speed rail has some serious hurdles to overcome. Today I found a story that high-speed rail opponents will no doubt use to side-track November’s $10 billion high-speed rail bond measure. Click here.

And for those of you who are serious about getting the system up and running, there’s a meeting of California High-Speed Rail Authority board members tomorrow in Sacramento that I plan to attend. It’s to be held at the Sacramento Area Council of Governments Board Room, 1415 L St. Show up and you can upbraid me on the public record. 

Here’s the agenda:

Legislation: Staff will brief board members on pending legislation affecting the proposed high-speed Read the rest of this entry »

Posted on Tuesday, April 1st, 2008
Under: Misc. Transportation | 20 Comments »