US To Audit Grants Awarded To California Bullet TrainCalifornia's high-speed rail project is facing an audit from the U.S. Department of Transportation as costs continue to climb.
Cost Climbs By $2.8 Billion For California Bullet TrainOfficials increased the cost estimate for the first phase of California's high speed rail project by 35 percent on Tuesday, to $10.6 billion.
Calif. Bullet Train In Limbo After Legal Setbacks Officials overseeing California's $68 billion high-speed rail project have taken pains in recent weeks to assure the public that construction plans are moving ahead, characterizing a series of recent setbacks as "a bump in the road."
Hurdle For High-Speed Rail: Where Is The Money?Court rulings this week cast doubt over the future of California's $68 billion high-speed rail plan and serve as a reminder of the biggest question facing the project.
Judge Weighs Penalty For California's Bullet-Train BuilderAttorneys for the California High-Speed Rail Authority argued Friday that Central Valley residents who sued the state over its bullet train plan have no grounds to stop the project, despite a judge's ruling that the state violated the promises made to voters in a 2008 ballot proposition.