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California bullet train agency awards $985 million contract to begin construction

(Source: Los Angeles Times, June 7, 2013)

LOS ANGELES — The California High-Speed Rail Authority voted Thursday to award a $985-million contract to Sylmar-based Tutor Perini to begin construction of the state's bullet train system, helping to advance the project as it continues to face possible regulatory and legal delays. Rail authority Chairman Dan Richard told the Los Angeles Times he was confident construction would begin by September 22, if federal regulatory approvals are granted.

Full story: Los Angeles Times

Friday, June 7, 2013

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