Los Angeles Business Journal

Bullet-Train Planners Face Huge Challenge

Tuesday, November 13, 2012

The sheer scale and scope of the bullet train's push into Southern California, including traversing complex seismic hazards, would rival construction of the state's massive freeway system, water transport networks and its port complexes. It is likely to be viewed in future decades as an engineering marvel — or a costly folly, the Los Angeles Times reports.