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Opinion: A U.S. high-speed rail network shouldn't be just a dream

(Source: Opinion column by Alfred Twu published in The Guardian, February 6, 2013)

LONDON — I created this US High Speed Rail Map as a composite of several proposed maps from 2009, when government agencies and advocacy groups were talking big about rebuilding America's train system.

Having worked on getting California's high speed rail approved in the 2008 elections, I've long sung the economic and environmental benefits of fast trains.

Full story: The Guardian

Thursday, February 7, 2013

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