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On Tuesday, the California High-Speed rail project will finally start construction of the route, when crews will start building the viaduct allowing the train to cross the Fresno River, Highway 145 and Raymond Road near Madera. The construction will start three years after the date initially estimated by the rail authority.
Julie R. Johnson/Glenn County Transcript
Funding for the J Levee flood control project near Hamilton City continues to move through the required congressional steps. The latest push forward was the Senate Appropriations Committee approval of $15 million for this fiscal year.
6:02 PM, Apr 25, 2015
California’s drought has been dragging along for four years now and in the world of state and federal governments that’s just about long enough for it to be deemed an emergency.
Not everyone moved at that bureaucratic pace, though.
Posted Apr. 10, 2015 at 10:41 AM
It’s been a long road, but the effort to upgrade the Butte Creek Bridge over Doe Mill Road is finally complete.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Be prepared to pay a bit more if you're headed to some national parks and recreation areas this summer.
WASHINGTON — Yosemite National Park needs a lot of work, National Park Service Director Jonathan B. Jarvis warned lawmakers Tuesday.
Rep. Doug LaMalfa (R-CA) authored an amendment to HR 624 CISPA which clarifies the law to ensure the government cannot use the this act to spy on American Citizens or those legally in the country.
Rep. Doug LaMalfa (R-CA) questions United State Forest Service Chief Tom Tidwell on forest management policies on during a hearing of the House Natural Resources Committee's Subcommittee on Public Lands and Environmental Regulations and pushes for better forest management to prevent forest fires.
Congressman Doug LaMalfa supports and Co-Authors HR 678 to promote clean American hydroelectric power.