This week, Caltrans released the final version of its new State Rail Plan. We’ve written before about how excited we are about this plan, which is perhaps the only American plan in recent memory that is big and bold enough to get passenger rail right.
We’re hosting a luncheon in Chicago on October 11 with Chad Edison, Deputy Secretary for Transportation at California State Transportation Agency, who will tell us about the plan and how the Midwest could emulate it.
October 11, 2018
Presentation on the California State Rail Plan by Chad Edison, Deputy Secretary for Transportation - State of California
November 03, 2018 to November 11, 2018
The best way to see how fast, frequent, and dependable trains transform communities is to ride them and see the cities they serve.
Hopefully, you can join us in Rome on November 3rd to see how Italy has implemented the Phased Network Approach: building segments of high-speed line that benefit many communities at once.
You will ride high-speed trains of two competing companies, visit great stations and learn about local transit systems. An optional add-on to Bari on the Adriatic coast may include a visit to a construction site. Here are some highlights: