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News - December 26, 2007

High-speed trains may zip through Atherton, MP

• Rail authority picks Peninsula route for high-speed trains.

by Rory Brown

The California High-Speed Rail Authority Board has chosen Pacheco Pass as the preferred California high-speed rail route, meaning passenger trains traveling up to 220 mph between San Francisco and Los Angeles could zoom through Menlo Park, Atherton, and other Peninsula cities in as soon as 10 years if a $10 billion bond measure passes in November.

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Posted by iva moven, a resident of Menlo Park: Felton Gables
on Dec 27, 2007 at 9:57 am

Hey, Bigelow! I'll be out by your front door with a leaf blower every morning! Then we will see what is "QUIET"!!

Posted by reader, a resident of Menlo Park: Linfield Oaks
on Dec 27, 2007 at 11:28 am

why was this new thread started? There is one on the same topic under Around Town.
I think Menlo Park is where it should have been placed originally.