Northern Sierra Railway, Railroad Rehabilitation and Improvement Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Northern Sierra Railway
Document Title
Northern Sierra Railway, Railroad Rehabilitation and Improvement Project
Document Type
CON - Early Consultation
Present Land Use
Mostly existing railway ROW and existing industrial.

Document Description
Note: Early Consultation for FRA Loan Program Sierra Northern Railway is applying for a Railroad Rehabilitation and Improvement Financing (RRIF) loan from the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) to conduct several improvements along existing right of way. Improvement projects will take place within SNR's existing ROW and other property. Two land acquisitions are included. Approximately 18.5 acres of undeveloped land will purchase from the Port of Sacramento. SNR will construct track and building on the Port land. The Davenport Rail Yard will be purchased from Union Pacific in Davenport, CA for continued use as a rail yard.

Contact Information
David Magaw
Northern Sierra Railway
341 Industrial Way
Woodland, CA 95776-6012

Phone : (530) 666-9646


Mendocino Sacramento Santa Cruz Tuolumne Yolo
Multiple ROW

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Development Type
Transportation:Rail (System Improvements)
Reviewing Agencies
Air Resources Board, Transportation Projects California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Habitat Conservation Planning California Department of Parks and Recreation California Department of Transportation, Division of Transportation Planning California Highway Patrol California Public Utilities Commission California State Lands Commission Department of Toxic Substances Control Department of Water Resources Office of Historic Preservation Other Agency(ies) Resources Agency State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Water Quality California Native American Heritage Commission Central Valley Flood Protection Board

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