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California bullet train chief seeks environmental exemptions

(Source: Los Angeles Times, May 16, 2012)

LOS ANGELES The chief of the state bullet train authority said Tuesday that he hopes to obtain some type of relief from environmental laws that would eliminate a risk that the 130-mile initial construction project could be stopped by an injunction, a potentially growing prospect as agriculture interests in the Central Valley gear up for a legal fight.

Full story: Los Angeles Times

Wednesday, May 16, 2012

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