California abandons $77 billion high-speed rail plan

Axios | 2/12/2019 | Shannon Vavra
spiderMonkey (Posted by) Level 3
Click For Photo: https://images.axios.com/TmfDeLL3ylkRRKDZmc3LXqqc8Oo=/0x298:5000x3111/1920x1080/2019/02/12/1550001665088.jpg






















California Gov. Gavin Newsom announced Tuesday that the state will no longer pursue plans to build an estimated $77 billion high-speed rail line between Los Angeles and San Francisco because the project "would cost too much and respectfully take too long," per the AP.

The big picture: The project was years behind schedule with an estimated completion date of 2033. It...
(Excerpt) Read more at: Axios
Wake Up To Breaking News!
Sign In or Register to comment.

Welcome to Long Room!

Where The World Finds Its News!