Capitol Expressway Corridor

17 Documents in Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority
Document Title
Capitol Expressway Corridor
Document Type
FIN - Final Document
Present Land Use
Existing 8-lane expressway adjacent to predominantly residential and commercial uses.
Document Description
The preferred alternative is to extend light rail transit (LRT) along Capitol Expressway in two phases: the initial phase from the existing Alum Rock LRT Station to the Eastridge Transit Center and a subsequent phase to Nieman Blvd. The project would include stations, an expanded park-and-ride, substations, LRT storage facility, and other ancillary facilities.

Contact Information

Thomas W. Fitzwater
Agency Name
Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


San Jose
Santa Clara
Cross Streets
Capitol Avenue / Capitol Expressway between Lombard and Nieman
Total Acres
3.1 mile linear
State Highways
130, 680, 101
Reid Hillview Airport
9 Schools
Silver Creek
Other Information
Total Acres: corridor

Notice of Completion

Development Types
Transportation:Other (Transit Improvement)
Local Actions
Transit Improvement
Project Issues
Aesthetics, Air Quality, Cultural Resources, Cumulative Effects, Fiscal Impacts, Flood Plain/Flooding, Geology/Soils, Growth Inducement, Hazards & Hazardous Materials, Hydrology/Water Quality, Land Use/Planning, Noise, Public Services, Recreation, Schools/Universities, Transportation, Vegetation, Wetland/Riparian, Wildlife
Reviewing Agencies
Air Resources Board, Transportation Projects, California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Bay Delta Region 3 (CDFW), California Department of Parks and Recreation, California Department of Transportation, District 4 (DOT), California Department of Transportation, Division of Transportation Planning (DOT), California Highway Patrol, California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC), California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC), California Regional Water Quality Control Board, San Francisco Bay Region 2 (RWQCB), California State Lands Commission (SLC), Caltrans, Division of Aeronautics, Department of Toxic Substances Control, Department of Water Resources, Resources Agency

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