Alternative transportation - "California High-Speed Rail" is planned to connect Los Angeles with San Francisco by 2029 with speeds up to 200 miles per hour. However, Japan pioneered this technology in (1964) and now Europe, UK, Scandinavia, and China among others all have high speed rail systems. America is far behind and needs to catch up.
The Erie Canal. The transcontinental railroad. The Interstate Highway system. Big, expensive, controversial—and indispensable. Is the next one in this series a new rail network in our most famously freeway-centric state?