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A desert city welcomes California's high-speed train

(Source: Marketplace, January 29, 2015)

WASHINGTON, D.C. — California has begun work on the largest infrastructure project underway in the country. Eventually, a high-speed train will connect San Francisco with Los Angeles at speeds of more than 200 miles an hour. The rail project is estimated to cost $68 billion. Some cities in the path of the proposed route hate the rail project, but not Palmdale.

Full story and audio: www.marketplace.org

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

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