Transportation Shake-Ups Stir California High-Speed Rail Project And Electric Charging Stations Friday, December 16, 2016 | Sacramento, CA Listen / download audio Update RequiredTo play audio, update browser or Flash plugin. There are major shake-ups taking place in California’s transportation network. The high-speed rail project passed a major test in court and is now able to access public bonds for new construction made available eight years ago. Plus, PG&E received approval to start building a large network of electric vehicle charging stations across the state on Thursday. State Government Reporter Ben Bradford has been following both stories very closely. He joins us for this week’s Capital Chat.