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J.L. Patterson & Associates is one of 240 small businesses working on the California high-speed rail project. See how Jacqueline Patterson made her way from Nicaragua to Canada to California and started her own firm that is thriving 25 years later.

J.L. Patterson is also on the cutting edge when it comes to using Unmanned Aerial Vehicles to create detailed, topographical data. See why it is faster, better and cheaper than traditional methods.

To see some of the other small businesses the Authority is investing in visit the Faces of High-Speed Rail HERE.

Latest Developments

  • STUDY: Increasing Highway Capacity May Increase Traffic Congestion

    UC Davis, Calif. – A new study from the National Center for Sustainable Transportation shows increasing high capacity won't likely relieve traffic congestion. In fact, more roadways may actually mean more cars. Read the full report HERE.

  • VIDEO: Update on HSR Construction in the Central Valley

    Fresno, Calif. – Progress is being made on the California high-speed rail project on a number of fronts. Get an update on construction packages 1, 2-3 and 4. Click HERE to see the video update.

  • NEWS RELEASE: Contract Awarded for Preliminary Engineering and Environmental Services in Northern California

    FRESNO, Calif. – The California High-Speed Rail Authority (Authority) Board of Directors today approved the awarding of a contract to conduct preliminary engineering and environmental services for the San Francisco to San Jose and San Jose to Merced project sections to HNTB Corporation (HNTB). The two project sections extend approximately 135 miles and will connect the Bay Area to the Central Valley. Read the full news release HERE.

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    Governor Brown Secretary - Brian P Kelly - CalSTA Chief Executive Officer - Jeff Morales - CHSRA

Statewide System Map

Click the map to see the proposed alignments for high-speed rail, a closer look at the project sections, and a detailed look at the proposed station sites.

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Use QuickMap to find information on how high-speed rail construction is impacting road travel in your area. You can also find real-time traffic information from across the state, including traffic congestion, lane closures, and chain controls.