Capitol Expressway Light Rail Transit Project

13 Documents in Project

Summary

SCH Number
2001092014
Lead Agency
Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority
Document Title
Capitol Expressway Light Rail Transit Project
Document Type
NOD - Notice of Determination
Received
Posted
5/9/2005
Present Land Use
Existing 8-lane expressway adjacent to predominantly residential and commercial uses.

Document Description
Extend Light Rail by 3.1 miles from the Alum Rock Light Rail Station to Nieman Boulevard in one or two phases. Includes four new light rail stations, a Kiss-and-Ride Lot, an expanded Park-and-Ride Lot, and a Vehicle Storage Facility. Existing High Occupancy Vehicle (HOV) lanes would be removed from Capitol Expressway between Capitol Avenue and Nieman Boulevard.

Contact Information
Thomas W. Fitzwater
Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority
3331 North First Street, Building B-2
San Jose, CA 95134

Phone : (408) 321-5789

Location

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

Notice of Determination

Approving Agency
Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority
Approving Agency Role
Lead Agency
Approved On
Final Environmental Document Available at
Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority

Determinations

(1) The project will have a significant impact on the environment
Yes
(2a) An Environmental Impact Report was prepared for this project pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
Yes
(2b) A Mitigated or a Negative Declaration was prepared for this project pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
No
(2c) An other document type was prepared for this project pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
No
(3) Mitigated measures were made a condition of the approval of the project
Yes
(4) A mitigation reporting or monitoring plan was adopted for this project
N/A
(5) A Statement of Overriding Considerations was adopted for this project
Yes
(6) Findings were made pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
Yes

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 state.clearinghouse@opr.ca.gov or via phone at (916) 445-0613.

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