In today’s SacBee article by Tony Bizjak, California just got 125-mph trains. Here’s why they still can’t outrace your car, it is claimed that driving is less expensive than the train. The example given is Sacramento (SAC) to Oakland Jack London (OKJ) round trip. The article says “A price check by The Bee last week […]
California State Transportation Agency (CalSTA) announced the recipients of its Transit and Intercity Capital Program (TIRCP) grants. Sacramento benefits from two projects: $9M to Capitol Corridor Joint Powers Authority for expanded service to Roseville and related rail improvements $30M to Sacramento Regional Transit District for a new streetcar These grants of course are only a […]
I just ran across Jim Allison’s Spoke ‘N Word blog today, all about bikes on the Capitol Corridor trains as well as other trains. And especially folding bikes. Jim is the Planning Manager for the Capitol Corridor JPA, which operates the Sacramento to San Jose trains. Check it out.