I think my section starts at about 16:40.... Dan Leavitt (Deputy Director of the California High Speed Rail Authority) and I were interviewed by host Jeffrey Callison about the recent Vision California data release, which has generated some press coverage already. We discuss some fun facts from the data release, as well as why the project is happening, why High Speed Rail is funding it and how confident we are in the results.
I'm a fifth-generation Oregonian, raised in Portland and with strong family ties to Shady Cove, on the Rogue River in Southern Oregon. I currently live in north Oakland, CA. I also have had for a while strong connections to the Black Rock Desert and the city that blooms there once a year.