CEO For Trouble-Plagued California High-Speed Rail To Step DownIn 2008, voters approved nearly $10 billion for high-speed rail. Now the project is projected to cost $64 billion.
High-Speed Rail Lawsuit Delays Cost $63M, 17 MonthsCalifornia high-speed rail officials are signing a $63 million contract extension that also extends the deadline by 17 months for finishing a 29-mile stretch of rail line in the Central Valley.
China Exits Joint Effort To Build LA-To-Vegas High-Speed Rail LineChina is bowing out of a partnership to help make a high-speed rail line between the Southland and Las Vegas a reality.
High-Speed Rail Board To Weigh In On Revised California PlanThe board will meet Thursday in Sacramento, a week after postponing a planned vote to make changes to the revised business plan.
California High-Speed Rail Seeks Private Investors, InputThe California High-Speed Rail Authority has received 35 responses from private companies interested in financing, building and operating the first 300-mile segment of the controversial rail project.
California Rail Project Gives $700M Contract To ConsultantThe board unanimously approved the seven-year deal with the New York-based company on Tuesday at its meeting in Los Angeles.
Construction Begins On California's Bullet TrainCalifornia broke ground Tuesday on its $68 billion high-speed rail system, promising to combat global warming while whisking travelers between Los Angeles and San Francisco in less than three hours.
Team Chosen For Second Phase Of High-Speed RailThe California High-Speed Rail Authority said Thursday that the low bid for the 65-mile segment was $1.2 billion.
Feds Approve Next Leg Of California Bullet-Train LineThe U.S. Department of Transportation gave its approval Friday for work to begin on the second leg of California's proposed $68 billion high-speed rail line, endorsing the state's environmental review for the section running between Fresno and Bakersfield.
Lt. Gov. Breaks With Brown And Says He No Longer Supports Bullet Train Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom, once a strong supporter of California's high-speed rail project, says he has changed his mind and no longer backs it.
Calif. Seeks Appellate Hearing On High-Speed RailIn a filing Monday, the administration asks the state appellate court to overturn a Sacramento County Superior Court judge's rulings in a lawsuit filed by Kings County farmers and landowners.
California To Owe Feds $180M For High-Speed Rail California officials sought Wednesday to reassure congressional Republicans that the state will be able to match billions of dollars in federal funding for the state's high-speed rail project.