Santa Ana Second Main Track Project

9 Documents in Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Southern California Regional Rail Authority
Document Title
Santa Ana Second Main Track Project
Document Type
EIR - Draft EIR
Present Land Use
Railroad Corridor
Document Description
The proposed project is the construction of a second main railroad track immediately adjacent to, and west of, the existing single track from approximately La Veta Avenue in the City of Orange, south to 17th Street in the City of Santa Ana, a distance of about 1.8 miles. A second railroad bridge would be built over Sanitago Creek, immediately to the west of an existing bridge. The new tracks and bridge would be located within existing railroad right-of-way. Project construction between Fairhaven Avenue and 17th Street would require changes in the layout of Lincoln Avenue. These changes require the acquisition of underlying interests in several slivers of street property along Lincoln Avenue and acquisition of a small parcel of private land at the intersection of Santa Clara Avenue and Lincoln Avenue. The proposed project would include limited physical and operational improvements to four intersections (La Veta Avenue in Orange and Fairhaven Avenue, Santa Clara Avenue and 17th Street in Santa Ana), as well as all necessary safety improvements. The Volume 1A is the Summary chapter for the Recirculated Draft EIR.

Contact Information

Francisco Oaxaca
Agency Name
Southern California Regional Rail Authority
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Orange, Santa Ana
Cross Streets
Between La Veta Avenue (north) and 17th Street (south)
Total Acres
State Highways
I-5 and SR-22
Santiago Creek and Santa Ana River

Notice of Completion

State Review Period Start
State Review Period End
State Reviewing Agencies
Air Resources Board, Transportation Projects, California Department of Conservation (DOC), California Department of Fish and Wildlife, South Coast Region 5 (CDFW), California Department of Parks and Recreation, California Department of Transportation, District 12 (DOT), California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC), California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC), California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Santa Ana Region 8 (RWQCB), California State Lands Commission (SLC), Office of Historic Preservation, Resources Agency, Department of Toxic Substances Control, California Highway Patrol
State Reviewing Agency Comments
Department of Toxic Substances Control, California Highway Patrol
Development Types
Transportation:Rail (Railroad)
Local Actions
Railroad improvements (second track)
Project Issues
Aesthetics, Agriculture and Forestry Resources, Air Quality, Cultural Resources, Cumulative Effects, Drainage/Absorption, Flood Plain/Flooding, Geology/Soils, Growth Inducement, Hazards & Hazardous Materials, Hydrology/Water Quality, Land Use/Planning, Mineral Resources, Noise, Population/Housing, Public Services, Recreation, Schools/Universities, Solid Waste, Transportation, Vegetation, Wetland/Riparian, Wildfire, Wildlife

Disclaimer: The document was originally posted before CEQAnet had the capability to host attachments for the public. To obtain the original attachments for this document, please contact the lead agency at the contact information listed above. You may also contact the OPR via email at or via phone at (916) 445-0613.

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