Silicon Valley Rapid Transit Corridor -- BART Extension to Milpitas, San Jose and Santa Clara

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SCH Number
Lead Agency
Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority
Document Title
Silicon Valley Rapid Transit Corridor -- BART Extension to Milpitas, San Jose and Santa Clara
Document Type
EIR - Draft EIR
Present Land Use
Commercial, Residential, Industrial

Document Description
The BART Extension Project would begin at the planned BART Warm Springs Station (to be implemented by 2013) in Fremont and proceed on the former Union Pacific Railroad right-of-way through Milpitas to near Las Plumas Avenue in San Jose. The extension would then descend into a subway tunnel, continue through downtown San Jose, and terminate at the grade in Santa Clara near the Caltrain Station. The total length of the alignment would be 16.1 miles. Six stations are proposed with an additional future station in Milpitas. Passenger service for the BART Extension Project would start in 2016, assuming funding is available.

Contact Information
Tom Fitzwater
Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority
Lead/Public Agency
3331 North First Street, Bldg B
San Jose, CA 95134

Phone : (408) 321-5789


Fremont Milpitas San Jose Santa Clara
Alameda Santa Clara
Cross Streets
Total Acres
~ 250
Parcel #
State Highways
237, 87, 880, 680, 101
Union Pacific, Caltrain
Mineta SJIA
Berryessa, Wrigley, Lower Penitencia, Lower Silver, and Coyote Creeks; Guadalupe River

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Development Type
Transportation:Rail (Rapid Rail Extension)
Local Action
Project Approval
Project Issues
Aesthetics Air Quality Cultural Resources Cumulative Effects Drainage/Absorption Economics/Jobs Flood Plain/Flooding Geology/Soils Growth Inducement Hazards & Hazardous Materials Hydrology/Water Quality Land Use/Planning Noise Population/Housing Public Services Recreation Transportation Vegetation Wetland/Riparian Wildlife Vibration
Reviewing Agencies
Air Resources Board, Transportation Projects California Department of Conservation (DOC) California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Bay Delta Region 3 (CDFW) California Department of Parks and Recreation California Highway Patrol California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC) California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) California State Lands Commission (SLC) Caltrans, Division of Aeronautics Department of Toxic Substances Control Department of Water Resources Office of Historic Preservation Resources Agency California Regional Water Quality Control Board, San Francisco Bay Region 2 (RWQCB) California Department of Transportation, District 4 (DOT)

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