high speed rail http://kalw.org en What's Next for CA High Speed Rail? http://kalw.org/post/whats-next-ca-high-speed-rail <p><span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); line-height: normal; font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 12.72px;">What does the future hold for California High Speed Rail? Host David Onek and guests review the latest legal, political and financial developments in the state's quest for a bullet train linking San Francisco and LA. We hear&nbsp;from the High Speed Rail Authority, the High Speed Rail Peer Review Group and citizen advocates. Thu, 30 Jan 2014 21:30:01 +0000 City Visions 39082 at http://kalw.org What's Next for CA High Speed Rail? Connecting the Dots: Top news stories for June 11, 2012 http://kalw.org/post/connecting-dots-top-news-stories-june-11-2012 <p><b id="internal-source-marker_0.517504307674244" style="line-height: normal; font-weight: normal; "><span style="font-size: 15px; font-family: Arial; background-color: transparent; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap; ">(LA Times) // High-Speed Rail construction is facing challenges over<a href="http://www.latimes.com/news/local/la-me-bullet-green-20120611,0,7566489.story"> its environmental impact </a>on both air quality and endangered species. Mon, 11 Jun 2012 16:16:13 +0000 Lisa Ratner 11949 at http://kalw.org Connecting the Dots: Top news stories for June 11, 2012 All kinds of ways to get around the Bay http://kalw.org/post/all-kinds-ways-get-around-bay <p>For some people, the daily commute will get a little easier this week. Monday morning, a new ferry service between the Oakland, Alameda, and South San Francisco opened. In San Francisco, regular service resumed on the MUNI&rsquo;s N Judah and J Church lines, after ten days of repair work at some of the city&rsquo;s busiest transit junctions. Statewide, however, things aren&rsquo;t so bright. A new poll shows that voters are losing faith in plans for a high-speed rail system in California. Tue, 05 Jun 2012 22:57:28 +0000 Julie Caine 11693 at http://kalw.org All kinds of ways to get around the Bay Connecting the Dots: Top news stories for June 4, 2012 http://kalw.org/post/connecting-dots-top-news-stories-june-4-2012 <p>(Bay Citizen) // More than <a href="http://www.baycitizen.org/government/story/more-75-vocational-schools-under/">75 vocational schools are being investigated</a> after dozens were discovered to be operating without state approval. The schools convicted will be presented with fines of up to $50,000 by the California Bureau for Postsecondary Education...</p> Mon, 04 Jun 2012 17:02:23 +0000 Zoe Brezsny 11604 at http://kalw.org Connecting the Dots: Top news stories for June 4, 2012 Connecting the Dots: Afternoon edition for Monday, March 26, 2012 http://kalw.org/post/connecting-dots-afternoon-edition-monday-march-26-2012 <p>$1.5 billion of California&rsquo;s High Speed Rail money has been guaranteed to <a href="http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=%2Fc%2Fa%2F2012%2F03%2F25%2FBAVG1NPJFJ.DTL">Caltrain&rsquo;s rail electrification</a> project. It means progress for building a 1.2 mile tunnel from San Francisco&rsquo;s Caltrain station to the new downtown Transbay Terminal. San Francisco transportation officials are now requesting $1 billion in federal grants for the Bart extension project to San Jose...</p> Mon, 26 Mar 2012 20:32:49 +0000 Lisa Ratner 8104 at http://kalw.org Connecting the Dots: Afternoon edition for Monday, March 26, 2012