The California High-Speed Rail Authority (Authority) today announced the hiring of Frank Vacca, the Chief Engineer of Amtrak, as its Chief Program Manager. Vacca has over 35 years of experience in commuter, inter-city and high-speed passenger rail systems.
The California High-Speed Rail Authority today applauded the California Transportation Commission’s approval of the release of Prop 1A funds of $40 million for Caltrain’s advanced signaling system and $61 million for the Central Subway’s extension of light rail.
In its continued efforts to ensure comprehensive public participation, the California High-Speed Rail Authority (Authority) will extend the public review and comment period for the Revised Draft Environmental Impact Report/Supplemental Draft Environmental Impact Statement for the Fresno to Bakersfield Section of the High-Speed Train Project to 90-days ending on October 19, 2012.
The California High-Speed Rail Authority (Authority) announced filling several executive positions key to the management of the Authority’s operations.
Following an extensive international search, the California High-Speed Rail Authority Board of Directors has announced the hiring of Jeff Morales as the Authority’s new Chief Executive Officer (CEO).
The California High-Speed Rail Authority approved the Revised 2012 Business Plan at their April 12 meeting, adding language affirming that Anaheim will continue to be a part of the high-speed rail system and committing that the Authority will work to identify an alternative that will provide a one-seat ride from San Francisco into Anaheim.
The California High-Speed Rail Authority (CHSRA) today announced it has approved terms and conditions to be issued with a Request for Proposal (RFP), a process that allows Design-Build teams to bid on construction of the first high-speed rail project in California.
Dan Richard takes helm of CHSRA Board.