Laguna Niguel to San Juan Capistrano Passing Siding Project

5 Documents in Project

Summary

SCH Number
2013091008
Lead Agency
Orange County Transportation Authority
Document Title
Laguna Niguel to San Juan Capistrano Passing Siding Project
Document Type
NOD - Notice of Determination
Received

Document Description
The Orange County Transportation Authority, in cooperation with Metrolink (operated by the Southern California Regional Rail Authority), the City of Laguna Niguel, and the city of San Juan Capistrano, proposes the addition of approximately 1.8 miles of new passing siding railroad track adjacent to the existing main track between milepost 183.9 and milepost 195.7. The purpose of the project is to facilitate a faster, safer, and more reliable passenger rail system. The project supports the goals of the Metrolink Service Expansion Program.

Contact Information
Jason Lee
Orange County Transportation Authority
550 South Main Street
Orange, CA 92863-1584

714 560 5833

Location

Coordinates
33°32'52.27"N 117°37'36.10"W
Cities
San Juan Capistrano Laguna Niguel
Counties
Orange
Cross Streets
Camino Capistrano and SR 73
Zip
92675
Total Acres
3.2
State Highways
I-5
Railways
Metrolink Lossan Corridor
Schools
Capistrano Valley HS
Waterways
Oso Creek and Trabuco Creek
Township
7S
Range
8W
Section
25
Base
SBB&M

Notice of Determination

Approving Agency
Orange County Transportation Authority (OCTA)
Approving Agency Role
Lead Agency
Approved On
Final EIR Available Location
Orange County Transportation Authority (OCTA) 550 South Main Street, Orange CA 92863-1584

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
No
(2b) A Negative Declaration was prepared for this project pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
Yes
(3) Mitigated measures were made a condition of the approval of the project
Yes
(4) A Statement of Overriding Considerations was adopted for this project
No
(5) Findings were made pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
No
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