Capitol Expressway Corridor

13 Documents in Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority
Document Title
Capitol Expressway Corridor
Document Type
NOP - Notice of Preperation
Present Land Use
Multi-lane arterial roadway with HOV lanes, bordered by low density residential, with pockets of retail and commercial uses, and a regional shopping center.

Document Description
Light rail extension and improvements along Capitol Expressway from Alum Rock Station to Nieman Boulevard, consisting of at-grade and aerial alignments, in the median and side-running on the west side of Capitol Expressway. The project will include four new stations, modifications to Capitol Expressway, reconfiguration of the Eastridge Transit Center, relocation of electrical transmission poles, and a light rail storage facility.

Contact Information
Thomas W. Fitzwater
Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority
3331 North First Street, Building B
San Jose, CA 95134-1927

Phone : (408) 321-5789


San Jose
Santa Clara
Cross Streets
Capitol Avenue / Capitol Expressway between Alum Rock Avenue and Nieman Boulevard
Total Acres
State Highways
130, 680, 101
Reid Hillview Airport
Silver Creek, Lake Cunningham, Thompson Creek
Other Information
Total Acres: corridor

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Development Type
Transportation:Other (Transit Improvement)
Local Action
Other Action Other Action: Transit Improvement
Project Issues
Aesthetic/Visual Biological Resources Noise Public Services Traffic/Circulation Water Quality Land Use Public Services: Construction
Reviewing Agencies
Air Resources Board, Transportation Projects California Department of Conservation California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Bay Delta Region 3 California Department of Parks and Recreation California Highway Patrol California Native American Heritage Commission California Public Utilities Commission California Regional Water Quality Control Board, San Francisco Bay Region 2 Department of Water Resources Office of Historic Preservation Resources Agency California Department of Transportation, District 4 Caltrans, Division of Aeronautics

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