Press Releases

2012

July 5: CA4HSR Hails State Legislature’s Vote to Begin High-Speed Rail Network

June 27: CA4HSR Decries Details of “Plan B” as Unworkable

June 24: CA4HSR Opposes 11th Hour Plan B to Shift Funds from Central Valley to Bookends

June 4: USC/Los Angeles Times High-Speed Rail Poll Misleads Public

Apr 2: CA4HSR Lauds the Revised Business Business Plan as a “Watershed” Moment

Apr 1: Calls to Delay HSR Funding Decision Unwarranted

Jan 31: National Coalition of Passenger Train Groups Urge California’s Governor to Break Ground on High-Speed Rail in 2012

2011

Sep 20: Elected Officials, Labor Leaders, Environmental Advocates, Students and Workers to Join Press Conference in Support of High-Speed Rail

Aug 19: Californians for High Speed Rail Thanks Governor Brown for His Leadership

May 10: Californians For High Speed Rail Alarmed by Legislative Analyst’s Office Report

May 9: Californians For High Speed Rail Welcomes Additional $300 million in Federal funding for Initial Construction in Central Valley

May 3: Californians For High Speed Rail to State Senator Joe Simitian: “Demonstrate how your Proposal Meets the Intent of Proposition 1A.”

Feb 22: Groups Call for Feds to Invest Transportation Funds in Local Jobs, Clean Air

Feb 16: Californians For High Speed Rail Disappointed by Florida Governor’s Decision to Reject Federal Funds

2010

Sep 13: Californians For High Speed Rail (CA4HSR) Calls for a “Peninsula Reset” in Light of Poll Showing Widespread Public Support for High Speed Rail Project

Apr 8: Californians For High Speed Rail Welcomes High Speed Rail Alternatives Announcement

Jan 27: Californians For High Speed Rail Welcomes Federal Stimulus Money

Jan 20: Californians For High Speed Rail Launches Statewide Organizing Effort