Van Ness Avenue Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) Project

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Summary

SCH Number
2007092059
Lead Agency
San Francisco County Transportation Authority
Document Title
Van Ness Avenue Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) Project
Document Type
NOP - Notice of Preparation
Received
Present Land Use
Varies from commercial to retail to housing

Document Description
The San Francisco County Transportation Authority adopted as part of the 2004 Countywide Transportation Plan and its investment component, the New Expenditure Plan for San Francisco, a BRT strategy for expanding rapid transit service in San Francisco. The BRT network is intended to address the following purpose: 1. Support the city's growth and development needs 2. Better serve existing transit riders and stem and reverse the trend toward transit mode share loss 3. Improve the operational efficiency and cost effectiveness of the transportation system. A BRT network can meet those goals by:- - Improving transit levels of serve cost effectively; - Strengthening rapid transit services; - Raising the cost effectiveness of Muni service and operational efficiency of transit preferential streets; and - Contributing to livability of BRT corridors.

Contact Information
Rachel Hiatt
San Francisco County Transportation Authority
Lead/Public Agency
100 Van Ness Avenue, 26th Floor
San Francisco, CA 94102

Phone : (415) 522-4809

Location

Cities
San Francisco
Counties
San Francisco
Cross Streets
Van Ness Avenue, Approximately Mission Street to Lombard Street
Zip
94102
Parcel #
various
State Highways
Route 101 (U.S. 101)
Railways
Union Pacific
Schools
various
Waterways
San Francisco Bay

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Development Type
Other (Transitway and Stations for Bus Rapid Transit on Van Ness Avenue)
Local Action
Transit Capital Improvement
Project Issues
Aesthetics Air Quality Cultural Resources Cumulative Effects Drainage/Absorption Geology/Soils Growth Inducement Hazards & Hazardous Materials Hydrology/Water Quality Land Use/Planning Noise Population/Housing Public Services Transportation
Reviewing Agencies
California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Bay Delta Region 3 (CDFW) California Department of Parks and Recreation California Department of Transportation, District 4 (DOT) California Department of Transportation, Division of Transportation Planning (DOT) California Highway Patrol California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC) California Regional Water Quality Control Board, San Francisco Bay Region 2 (RWQCB) Caltrans, Division of Aeronautics Department of Water Resources Resources Agency San Francisco Bay Conservation and Development Commission (BCDC)

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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