Los Angeles Business Journal

Has Time Come for Sin City Express?

Monday, August 13, 2012

A group of private investors is making a pitch for a $6.9 billion high-speed rail line called XpressWest from Victorville to Las Vegas, and hopes to get a massive federal loan before the end of this summer. The Los Angeles Daily News reports that this could be the first high-speed rail project developed in the country, with County Supervisor Michael Antonovich wanting to take the route even farther.