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The slow pace of building California's high-speed rail

by Alex Cohen and Julian Burrell | Take Two

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Computer-generated image of a potential California high-speed train. California High-Speed Rail/Flickr

Some day... a high-speed rail will let travelers zip from Los Angeles to the San Francisco Bay area in under 3 hours. 

But when will that day be? 

It was announced that it would be sometime in 2022. Now some rail authority official say that that originally target may have been a bit optimistic.

For more on the slow pace of high speed rail, we turn to Tim Sheehan <SHE-han>, who's been covering this massive project for The Fresno Bee.

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