TAMC Rail Policy February Meeting

Reported by Chris Flescher, RailPAC Associate Director, Salinas
The TAMC Rail Policy Committee met on 2-25-08

For the Caltrain extension to Salinas, the capital budget is fully funded through phases 1 and 2. There is some funding for some of the needed ROW purchases and funding for some of the needed construction. TAMC is applying […]

RailPAC’s Dyson writes Amtrak IG re Deely letter

28 February, 2008
Mr. Fred Weiderhold, Jr
Inspector General
NATIONAL RAILROAD PASSENGER CORPORATION
P.O. Box 76654
Washington, DC 20013 6654

Via FAX to 215 XXX-XXXX
CORRESPONDENCE BETWEEN RAILPAC AND AMTRAK RE-COAST STARLIGHT SUSPENSION – CLAIM THAT LETTER FROM J. DEELY IS FAKE – REQUEST FOR INVESTIGATION
Dear Mr. Weiderhold:
Our organization, Rail Passenger Association of California (RailPAC) is a non-profit advocacy group staffed entirely […]

California High Speed Rail Might Be On The Ballot This November

Editorial by Noel T. Braymer
On this year’s November ballot if the governor doesn’t postponed it again, will be a bond issue for 9.95 billion dollars from the California High Speed Rail Authority. This money will go towards building a start up High Speed Rail (HSR) service between Anaheim and San Francisco. The assumption is this […]