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Rail funds could give Caltrain a chance to electrify on two tracks
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on Mar 23, 2012
Last spring, Congresswoman Anna Eshoo, state Sen. Joe Simitian, and state Assemblyman Rich Gordon put forth a vision to implement a "blended system" for Caltrain enabling high-speed trains to operate on two Caltrain tracks. The proposal came after the High-Speed Rail Authority's original proposal for a four-track system was widely rejected on the Peninsula as expensive, disruptive for our historic downtowns and walkable neighborhoods, and excessive for likely rider demand.
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posted Friday, March 23, 2012, 12:00 AM