San Joaquin Rail Corridor Capacity Improvement Project

6 Documents in Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
California Department of Transportation, District 6
Document Title
San Joaquin Rail Corridor Capacity Improvement Project
Document Type
NEG - Negative Declaration
Present Land Use
Document Description
The proposal is to install a second track from Calwa Bowles to enhance track efficiency within the San Joaquin Rail Corridor. This project will include installing fill adjacent to the existing track: installing the second track over the whole alignment; installing new sidings where needed; upgrading and replacing existing signal systems; and purchase of about 12.7 acres of new right-of-way along the 8.46 mile alignment.

Contact Information

Rick Deming
Agency Name
Department of Transportation, District 6
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Total Acres
State Highways
Burlington Northern Santa Fe
Other Location Info
City of Fresno
Other Information
Railways: Railway

Notice of Completion

State Review Period Start
State Review Period End
State Reviewing Agencies
California Department of Conservation (DOC), California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Central Region 4 (CDFW), California Department of Parks and Recreation, California Department of Transportation, District 6 (DOT), California Department of Transportation, Division of Transportation Planning (DOT), California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC), California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC), California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Central Valley Fresno Region 5 (RWQCB), California State Lands Commission (SLC), Department of Water Resources, Office of Historic Preservation, Resources Agency
Development Types
Transportation:Rail (Construction second railroad track)
Local Actions
Project Issues
Aesthetics, Agriculture and Forestry Resources, Air Quality, Cultural Resources, Cumulative Effects, Flood Plain/Flooding, Geology/Soils, Growth Inducement, Hazards & Hazardous Materials, Hydrology/Water Quality, Land Use/Planning, Mineral Resources, Noise, Public Services, 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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