California High-Speed Rail Authority http://kalw.org en California High-Speed Rail challenge will move forward http://kalw.org/post/california-high-speed-rail-challenge-will-move-forward <div class="article-description" style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; outline: 0px; font-size: 16px; vertical-align: baseline; background-color: transparent; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 23.75px;"><p style="margin-top: 5px; margin-bottom: 10px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; outline: 0px; font-size: inherit; vertical-align: baseline; background-color: transparent; line-height: 1.5em;">The first stage of construction on California’s high-speed rail is set to begin this summer, but the legal challenges aren’t going away anytime soon. Fri, 24 May 2013 19:51:00 +0000 Isabel Angell 27607 at http://kalw.org California High-Speed Rail challenge will move forward California's high-speed rail gets first contractor http://kalw.org/post/californias-high-speed-rail-gets-first-contractor <p><span style="background-color: transparent; font-size: inherit; line-height: 1.5em; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif;">The first construction phase for California’s high-speed rail plan to link San Francisco and Los Angeles in under three hours has a builder. And the bid came in $200 million under expectations.&nbsp;</span></p> Fri, 19 Apr 2013 19:38:00 +0000 Isabel Angell 25969 at http://kalw.org California's high-speed rail gets first contractor