Against California High Speed Rail by Mark R. Powell

Monthly Archives: April 2011

High Speed Railroading of the Public

How Legislators Skirted the Law to Gain a Narrow Victory for Proposition 1A On November 4, 2008 Californians voted 52.5 to 47.5% in favor of the “Safe, Reliable, High-Speed Passenger Train Bond Act”. In the next few paragraphs I expose … Continue reading

Ridership Fantasy Along the Path of High Speed Rail

Part 2 – Bakersfield to Fresno – Non-Existent Riders on a Train Through Nowhere I continued my journey along the path of high speed rail now following the proposed Bakersfield to Fresno segment.  The description of this path is kept … Continue reading