March 27, 2013

Longtime Calif. HSR backers raise concerns

LOS ANGELES — Some longtime backers of California's high-speed rail project are objecting to political compromises that they say undermine legal safeguards for the massive investment, notably a design that would move passengers between urban destinations faster than air travel, according to The Los Angeles Times.

Dan Richard, chairman of the California High Speed Rail Authority, said that the new criticism and a lawsuit by key rail antagonists are wrong factually and legally. For the full story, click here.

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