high-speed rail

LaMalfa: High-speed rail money could help shore up state’s drought-related problems

U.S. Rep. Doug LaMalfa wants the federal government to backtrack on a $3 billion commitment for high-speed rail in California. Instead, LaMalfa said Tuesday that the money should ...

Reader Input: Hyperloop worth a look

On May 25, 1961, President John F. Kennedy announced the goal of sending an American to the moon and returning him safely before the end of that decade. After his death, this nat ...

Reader Input: Just don’t overprice tickets

Regarding the groundbreaking of the new high-speed rail line in California, I am glad they have started building a new type of railway. I am hoping this will create a whole lot of ...

No thanks to high-speed rail

This is to Gov. (Jerry) Brown and the lawmakers who voted for the high-speed rail to nowhere. When you voted yes, where were your heads (with your brains) hiding when you voted? S ...

Run rail tracks down Interstate

I have mixed feelings on the high-speed rail system. I wonder why the tracks can’t be run down the middle of Interstate 5. Wouldn’t this either slow down or eliminate the emine ...

High-speed rail needed now

Do these issues mean anything right now? Severe highway congestion getting worse each year. Aviation in continuous decline with increased cancellations, delays and bankruptcies. Pe ...