California High-Speed Rail Authority Chairman Comments on Court Ruling

Jun 22, 2010, 19:51 ET from California High-Speed Rail Authority

SACRAMENTO, Calif., June 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Curt Pringle, Chairman of the California High-Speed Rail Authority, issued the following statement in response to the Sacramento County Superior Court ruling today dismissing a lawsuit against the Authority and other parties:

"We are pleased with the Court's ruling.  This case was an unfortunate waste of taxpayer dollars, and this ruling lets us re-focus all of our energy on the important work of building the nation's first high-speed rail network, creating a safe and convenient way for Californians to travel and jobs for the people of this state."

SOURCE California High-Speed Rail Authority