We run diesels to Palmdale every day. February 8th, at 1: Very relevant to our needs. Trains that will remove cars from the road?! The fastest bus trip I can find between SF and LA is 6 hours 50 minutes on Megabus with most trips being in the upper end of the 7 hour range. Paul Dyson February 8th, at If Southern CA wants to clean up Burbank then they can stop polluting from nearby cities since the majority of the pollution is highway and due to the geography of the city.
And of course it goes without saying that while the HSR may be marginally competitive with a 5 hour travel time, further improvements can be brought online to improve travel times as the system operates.
Start building north from LA…. People do not like to transfer, period. The modernization is for part of Caltrain.
People do it all the time. February 10th, at 9: I can live with this. Sure as heck not Metrolink. Who says increased diesel trains at Burbank will be acceptable, are you the arbiter? Metro did a study of it last year, hunt around on metro. February 9th, at 4: And while the CA GOP is a dying party, their base may well view the election as their last stand — and they will likely turn out in big numbers to try and stave off permanent minority status.
That takes capacity away form Caltrain and saves the project from building ROW through a high cost urban area. California is a strongly Democratic state and it is not likely that it would elect a Republican governor. This should help prospects for extending the cap and trade system beyondas the latest California high speed rail business plan suggests.
Tier 4 is the cleanest standard and you complain. And without a strong campaign to rally voters to save Newman, he got recalled. We are not going to be held to a lower standard.
The bus from the Ferry Building or the Hyatt to Emeryville is scheduled for 25 minutes, 5 minutes scheduled to change to the train and 1: Even in the US. February 8th, at Train service will replace automobile trips — increase economic activity with less emissions per unit econoic activity.
Newsom said the high-speed rail, a controversial topic in the Central Valley, will anchor economic development in its first phase: Yes increased trains at Burbank will be acceptable.Today the California High Speed Rail Authority released its draft Business mi-centre.coml it is a very positive document showing that the cost estimates are largely the same (actually a bit smaller, but not by much) while ridership estimates are higher.
Over at Vox, David Roberts reviews the State Senate’s new cap-and-trade plan – and he loves it. The changes that SB proposes for the state’s carbon trading program are dramatic — and, to my eyes, amazingly thoughtful.
business plan. As we discuss in the following As required by state law, HSRA released a draft business plan for public review and comment on February 18, Specifically, the draft business plan provides updated information on the project and proposes changes to the project’s construction plan.
The major features of the draft. The Draft Transition Plan was available for a public comment period from December 5, through January 5, Based on public comment, this Draft Transition Plan has been amended and submitted to the Federal Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) for its review and approval.
The trajectory to full. MONTHLY PROGRESS REPORT.
CHSR Program Management Team Monthly Progress Report I August The budget data shown in this report is based on Draft version of the FY 12/13 Annual Work Program Continued refinement of the Master Schedule to align with the Business Plan and established.
The Draft Business Plan does raise a series of issues that we will discuss in more detail below. The Authority does not yet have a source of .Download