This measure strengthens the original bill's intent to support urban land uses and not contribute to sprawl. SPUR feels the updated language is critical to the success of the measure this November, and therefore to the success of high speed rail.
SPUR Supports AB 3034: the Safe, Reliable High-Speed Passenger Train Bond Act for the 21st Century
Updates and improves the original high-speed rail bond proposal enacted in 2002 and establishes additional financial controls.
July 25, 2008