Board Meeting Schedule & Materials

Meetings of the California High-Speed Rail Authority Board of Directors are held in Sacramento, CA and begin at 10:00 a.m. unless the agenda reflects otherwise. Meeting dates, times and locations are subject to change; check this website before making final plans to attend a specific meeting.

2021 Board Meeting Schedule

  • Thursday, January 21, 2021
  • Tuesday, February 9, 2021
  • Thursday, March 25, 2021
  • Thursday, April 22, 2021
  • Friday, May 7, 2021
  • Thursday, May 20, 2021
  • Thursday, June 17, 2021 (Canceled)
  • Thursday, July 15, 2021
  • Wednesday, August 18, 2021 & Thursday, August 19, 2021
  • Thursday, September 23, 2021
  • Thursday, October 21, 2021
  • Thursday, November 18, 2021
  • Thursday, December 16, 2021

2021 Board Meeting Materials

September 23, 2021 Board Meeting

Agenda Item #2 August 18-19, 2021 Meeting Minutes

Agenda Item #3 Consider Adopting the Fiscal Year 2021/2022 Budget

Agenda Item #4 Presentation of the Revised Change Order Process and Suggested Modifications to the Delegation of Authority

Agenda Item #5 Consider Approving the Fiscal Year 2021/2022 Internal Audit Plan and Acknowledging the Internal Quality Assurance Self-Assessment for Fiscal Year 2020/2021

Agenda Item #6 Sustainability Report

Agenda Item #7 CEO Report

August 18-19, 2021 Board Meeting

Agenda Item #1 Consider Approving the July 15, 2021, Board Meeting Minutes

Agenda Item #2 Staff Presentation on the Bakersfield to Palmdale Project Section Final EIR/EIS and Proposed Selection of the Preferred Alternative (Alternative 2 with the Refined César E. Chávez Design Option, Avenue M Maintenance Site and Maintenance of Way Facility, and Palmdale Station) and Related Decisions

Agenda Item #3 CEO Report

Agenda Item #5 Brief Staff Response to Public Comment Received Following Item #2 Staff Presentation on the Bakersfield to Palmdale Project Section Final EIR/EIS and Proposed Decisions

Agenda Item #6 Consider Certifying the Bakersfield to Palmdale Section Final EIR/EIS under the California Environmental Quality Act

Agenda Item #7 Consider Approving the Preferred Alternative (Alternative 2 with the Refined César E. Chávez National Monument Design Option, Avenue M Maintenance Site and Maintenance-of-Way Facility and Palmdale Station) including associated facilities, and the related California Environmental Quality Act Findings of Fact, Statement of Overriding Considerations, and Mitigation Monitoring and Enforcement Plan for the Bakersfield to Palmdale Project Section

Agenda Item #8 Consider selecting the Preferred Alternative (as defined in Item 7) and Directing the Chief Executive Officer to sign the Draft Record of decision and to issue it as a Final Record of Decision for the Bakersfield to Palmdale Project Section

July 15, 2021 Board Meeting

Agenda Item #1 Consider Approving the May 20, 2021, Board Meeting Minutes

Agenda Item #2 Consider 2021 – 2022 Budget Update

Agenda Item #3 CEO Report

Agenda Item #4 Finance & Audit Committee Report

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