high speed rail

Transportation headlines, Monday, August 25

Have a transportation-related article you think should be included in headlines? Drop me an email! And don’t forget, Metro is on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram. Pick your social media poison!  Gold Line Eastside project environmental document released (San Gabriel Valley Tribune) Coverage of the release on Friday of the Eastside Gold Line Phase 2 environmental [continue reading]

Transportation headlines, Thursday, August 7

Have a transportation-related article you think should be included in headlines? Drop me an email! And don’t forget, Metro is on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram. Pick your social media poison!  $11 billion later, high-speed rail is inching along (New York Times)  The top of the story: WASHINGTON — High-speed rail was supposed to be President [continue reading]

Transportation headlines, Thursday, July 10

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Transportation headlines, Wednesday, July 2

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Transportation headlines, Monday, June 23

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Transportation headlines, Friday, June 13

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Transportation headlines, Friday, June 6

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Transportation headlines, Monday, April 7

Have a transportation-related article you think should be included in headlines? Drop me an email! And don’t forget, Metro is on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram. Pick your social media poison!  Move LA’s Measure R 2 proposal, including their rail fantasy map (Streetsblog L.A.)  A look at the activist group’s “strawman proposal” for a half-cent sales tax [continue reading]

Transportation headlines, Friday, March 28

Have a transportation-related article you think should be included in headlines? Drop me an email! And don’t forget, Metro is on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram. Pick your social media poison!  Bullet train won’t meet targeted travel time, lawmakers told (L.A. Times)  The High-Speed Rail Peer Review Group told legislators in Sacramento that it’s very unlikely [continue reading]