High Speed Passenger Train (DesertXpress) Extending from Victorville, California to Las Vegas, Nevada

5 Documents in Project

Summary

SCH Number
2006074002
Lead Agency
Regional Water Quality Control Board, Region 6 (Lahontan)
Document Title
High Speed Passenger Train (DesertXpress) Extending from Victorville, California to Las Vegas, Nevada
Document Type
NOD - Notice of Determination
Received
Posted
11/21/2011
Present Land Use
Primarily institutional - lands are largely within the median or fenced area of Interstate 15

Document Description
The Project will provide high-speed passenger train service from Victorville, CA, to Las Vegas, NV. In California, the majority of the alignment will be constructed adjacent to interstate 15. The passenger station will be located west of Interstate 15 within the city of Victorville. At-grade and above-grade structures will be utilized where the alignment crosses natural drainage channels. A clear-span bridge design will be constructed at the Mojave River crossing in Barstow. The Project will maintain existing stormwater conveyance systems.

Contact Information
Jan Zimmerman
Lahontan Regional Water Quality Control Board
Lead/Public Agency
14440 Civic Drive, Suite 200
Victorville, CA 92392

Phone : (760) 241-7376

Location

Coordinates
34°34.8'7.6"N 117°17'40"W
Cities
Barstow Victorville
Counties
San Bernardino
Cross Streets
Interstate 15
Zip
many
Parcel #
various
State Highways
Hwy 58, 295, 127
Railways
BNSF, UP
Airports
SCLA
Schools
Various
Waterways
Mojave River, numerous washes

Notice of Determination

Approving Agency
Lahontan Regional Water Quality Control Board
Approving Agency Role
Lead Agency
Approved On
Final Environmental Document Available at
www.waterboards.ca.gov/lahontan/water_issues/programs/clean_water_act_401/index.shtml#pending

Determinations

(1) The project will have a significant impact on the environment
No
(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
No
(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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