San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) District System Extension Between Fremont and Warms Springs in Alameda County

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SCH Number
Lead Agency
Bay Area Rapid Transit District (BART)
Document Title
San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) District System Extension Between Fremont and Warms Springs in Alameda County
Document Type
EIR - Draft EIR
Present Land Use
Public Facility and as "BART Station" Industrial, Public Facility, and historic district overlay

Document Description
BART is proposing to construct an extension of the Fremont BART line. The proposed project is the BART extension from the existing Fremont BART station 5.4 miles south to a proposed Warm Springs Station, with an optional station at Irvington. The proposed project alignment would generally parallel portions of the UP railroad corridor (which contains the former Western Pacific (WP) and Southern Pacific (SP) railroad tracks) and Interstates 680 and 880 in southern Alameda County. The initial segment would begin on an embankment at the southern end of the existing elevated Fremont BART Station. The alignment would pass over Walnut Avenue on an aerial structure and descend into a cut-and-cover subway north of Stevenson Boulevard. The alignment would continue southward in the subway structure under Fremont Central Park and the eastern arm of Lake Elizabeth, and surface to grade between the former WP and SP alignments north of Paseo Padre Parkway. The alignment would pass over Paseo Padre Parkway on a bridge structure, and then continue southward at grade, passing under a grade-separated Washington Boulevard. From Washington Boulevard, the proposed project alignment would continue at grade along the former WP alignment south to a terminus at Warm Springs and South Grimmer Boulevards in the Warm Springs district.

Contact Information
Richard C. Wenzel
San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit District
Lead/Public Agency
800 Madison Street P.O. Box 12688
Oakland, CA 94604-2688

Phone : (510) 287-4950


Cross Streets
Paseo Padre Parkway/Walnut Avenue to Grimmer Boulevard/Warm Springs Road
Total Acres
5.4 miles
Parcel #
State Highways
Union Pacific
Grimmer Elementary
Laguna Creek;Mission Creek

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Development Type
Transportation:Rail (BART Extension)
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 Recreation Schools/Universities Transportation Vegetation Wetland/Riparian Wildlife
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 Department of Transportation, Division of Transportation Planning (DOT) California Energy Commission California Highway Patrol California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC) California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) California State Lands Commission (SLC) Department of Water Resources Office of Historic Preservation Resources Agency California Department of Transportation, District 4 (DOT) California Regional Water Quality Control Board, San Francisco Bay Region 2 (RWQCB)

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