High-Speed Rail

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Name: High-Speed Rail
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Rail agency issues final environmental report for Fresno-Bakersfield route

A final version of an environmental report has been issued for the Fresno-Bakersfield stretch of California's proposed high-speed rail system.The 20,000-page report, released Friday afternoon by the California High-Speed Rail Authority, details the anticipated ... [Published Fresno Bee - 1 hour ago]
First reported 4 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 1 reports

Final Fresno-to-Bakersfield EIR released for high-speed rail

HANFORD — The California High-Speed Rail Authority released the 20,000-page final environmental impact report for the Fresno-to-Bakersfield section today.The approximately 114-mile alignment slices through Kings County east of Hanford, then bypasses Corcoran ... [Published Hanford Sentinel - 4 hours ago]
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 11 hours ago - 1 reports

Atherton challenges Caltrain electrification report

By Barbara WoodSpecial to the AlmanacLess than a mile of train tracks runs through Atherton, but that hasn't stopped the small town from making an outsized effort to fight changes in rail service.In its latest effort to derail proposed train service modifications, ... [Published Almanac Online - 11 hours ago]
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 12 hours ago - 1 reports

State Claims Board to take up Talgo case

James Cannon, an electrician at Talgo, installs wiring for lights in a high-speed rail car in 2010 at the firm’s Milwaukee facility. (Staff photo by Kevin Harnack)State officials will take up a claim filed by the U.S.-subsidiary of a Spanish train that ... [Published Wisconsin Daily Reporter - 12 hours ago]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

No ifs, no buts: Australia needs high-speed rail | Anthony Albanese

The only thing worse than being blind is having sight, but no vision.This quotation from blind American educator Helen Keller is an excellent starting point for anyone thinking about building a high-speed railway (HSR) line down Australia's east coas ... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

High-speed rail: Perils and promise

E XCITEMENT is high over the proposed Malaysia-Singapore high-speed railway (HSR). But, first, significant hurdles need to be overcome.The two countries must decide on pressing fundamentals - including the ownership, financing and operating models, as ... [Published MyPaper.sg - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

Supporters, opponents of high-speed rail turn out in full force

A few times each day, a slow-moving freight train rolls through intersections along the FEC railroad track in Jupiter.But if all goes according to plan, that same track could be used for high-speed passenger rail service within two years.ALSO: Travel ... [Published WPBF - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

Slow down on idea of high-speed rail service, advises Sandals

Guelph TribuneThe Liberal government announced more details about its plan for boosting Ontario’s transportation network this week, but local MPP Liz Sandals says news of a “high-speed” rail service in this area isn’t quite what it might appear.“It isn’t ... [Published Guelph Tribune - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

China and Hong Kong high speed rail link delayed

China and Hong Kong high speed rail link faces delays after floods hinder construction.Construction of a new high speed rail link connecting Hong Kong and China has been delayed after one of the project’s tunnel boring machines was severely damaged by ... [Published Terrapinn - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

House Of Commons To Debate Second Reading Of High Speed Rail Bill

A second reading of the High Speed Rail Bill is to be debated by the House of Commons on Monday 28 April.The debate is expected to follow the conclusion of Home Office Questions.The Bill confers the powers required to construct phase 1 of the proposed ... [Published Jobs Nation - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

Susa mayor mailed bullet over high-speed rail

Gemma Amprino threatened for supporting controversial TAV line(ANSA) - Turin, April 17 - It was business as usual forGemma Amprino, mayor of the Piedmont town of Susa innorthwestern Italy, on Thursday after a parcel containing abullet and written threats ... [Published La Gazzetta Del Mezzogiorno - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 2 reports

Bandar Malaysia key to high-speed rail link

Plans to build a much-anticipated high-speed rail link between Kuala Lumpur and Singapore will gather steam once the Malaysian government can get a 196ha Bandar Malaysia project off the ground as its ... ... [Published Big News Network - Apr 17 2014]

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"The release of this document represents the culmination of a multi-year effort that included extensive environmental review, preliminary engineering and several opportunities for members of the communities along the alignment to participate in the process" said Jeff Morales, the rail authority's CEO
"We do provide incentives, and get jobs, but those employees decide to live outside our county lines because of our outdated tax structure, and some of the amenities some our surrounding counties were beginning to offer. But the truth is we have the best medical system, we have the best school system, we have the best amenities in the region" Tomlinson says
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Peninsula readers' letters: April 18 [Published Palo Alto Daily News - Apr 18 2014]
China should stay confident in economic growth [Published People.com.cn - Apr 18 2014]
No ifs, no buts: Australia needs high-speed rai... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Apr 18 2014]
High-speed rail: Perils and promise [Published MyPaper.sg - Apr 18 2014]
Westside Gazette’s Editorial Board hosts commun... [Published Westside Gazette - Apr 18 2014]
Supporters, opponents of high-speed rail turn o... [Published WPBF - Apr 18 2014]
Local organic farm makes adjustments to deal wi... [Published Hanford Sentinel - Apr 17 2014]
Vote Yes for the future and our children [Published Eskdale & Liddesdale Advertiser - Apr 17 2014]
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Councillors dismayed by HS2 compensation plans [Published Camden New Journal - Apr 17 2014]
Slow down on idea of high-speed rail service, a... [Published Guelph Tribune - Apr 17 2014]
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China Urgently Needs To Solve Its City Problem [Published Clusterstock - 8 hours ago]
SOME HISTORIANS BELIEVE that Marco Polo never went to China. But even if the 13th-century Venetian merchant did not lay eyes on the coastal city of Hangzhou himself, he certainly reflected the awe it inspired in other foreign traders when he described ...
California's Schizophrenic Electorate Presents ... [Published Breitbart Feed - Apr 17 2014]
California has become one of the most reliably "blue" states in the Union (the Democrats having convinced the rest of us, somehow, to assign to Republicans the "red" that used to mark both Democrats' electoral victories on the map and their ideology). ...
CA Senate Leader Backs Off Tax on Consumer Fuel... [Published Breitbart Feed - Apr 16 2014]
Senate President Pro Tem Darrell Steinberg will not be pursuing a carbon tax on consumer fuels as he had announced in February. Instead he will be allocating billions of dollars from California's greenhouse gas reduction law, otherwise known as ...
China: Building the dream [Published The Economist - Special Report - Apr 16 2014]
SOME HISTORIANS BELIEVE that Marco Polo never went to China. But even if the 13th-century Venetian merchant did not lay eyes on the coastal city of Hangzhou himself, he certainly reflected the awe it inspired in other foreign traders when he described ...
Five-Term California Democrat Congressman Faces... [Published Breitbart Feed - Apr 15 2014]
Jim Costa is running for his sixth term as a U.S. Congressman representing parts of California's Central Valley. This year, four Republicans and one Democrat have stepped forward to challenge him. Costa currently represents California's 16th district, ...
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