A viaduct for elevated high-speed rail tracks takes shape near Cedar and North avenues and Highway 99 at the south end of Fresno in this Dec. 6, 2016 photo. The California High-Speed Rail Authority will soon be seeking about $2.6 billion in money from Proposition 1A, a 2008 bond act, to advance construction of 119 miles of tracks in the San Joaquin Valley.
A viaduct for elevated high-speed rail tracks takes shape near Cedar and North avenues and Highway 99 at the south end of Fresno in this Dec. 6, 2016 photo. The California High-Speed Rail Authority will soon be seeking about $2.6 billion in money from Proposition 1A, a 2008 bond act, to advance construction of 119 miles of tracks in the San Joaquin Valley. TIM SHEEHAN tsheehan@fresnobee.com
A viaduct for elevated high-speed rail tracks takes shape near Cedar and North avenues and Highway 99 at the south end of Fresno in this Dec. 6, 2016 photo. The California High-Speed Rail Authority will soon be seeking about $2.6 billion in money from Proposition 1A, a 2008 bond act, to advance construction of 119 miles of tracks in the San Joaquin Valley. TIM SHEEHAN tsheehan@fresnobee.com

Taking a bite of the bonds: Rail agency will seek $2.6 billion from Prop. 1A for Valley construction

December 10, 2016 9:00 AM