Monterey Branch Line


SCH Number
Public Agency
Monterey County Transportation Agency
Document Title
Monterey Branch Line
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
The proposed project is the acquisition for the Monterey Branch Line from the Union Pacific Railroad for institution of rail service on the existing railroad right-of-way. The proposed rail service is envisioned to provide intra-city service between the Monterey Peninsula and San Francisco, with concurrent connectivity provided to intra-city Amtrak routes and to commuter rail service (Caltrain) that is available or planned between Monterey County and the Bay Area.

Contact Information

Walt Allen
Agency Name
Transportation Agency of Monterey County
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Marina, Monterey, Sand City, Seaside

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Statutory Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Sec. 21080(b)(10); 15275
Reasons for Exemption
The proposed project meets the requirements of the Statutory Exemption stated above.

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