West Santa Ana Branch Transit Corridor Project

5 Documents in Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (LSCMTA)
Document Title
West Santa Ana Branch Transit Corridor Project
Document Type
EIR - Draft EIR
Document Description
LACMTA proposes to implement a project that would extend a new light rail line from four possible northern termini in downtown Los Angeles through southeast Los Angeles County to a southern terminus in the City of Artesia. Alternatives studied include a No Build and four Build Alternatives: Alternative 1: Los Angeles Union Station to Pioneer Station (19.3 miles; 11 stations) [Design Option 1: LA Union Station Metropolitan Water District & Design Option 2: Add Little Tokyo Station]; Alternative 2: 7th Street/Metro Center to Pioneer Station (19.3 miles; 12 stations); Alternative 3: Slauson/A Line (Blue) to Pioneer Station (Staff Preferred Alternative) (14.8 miles; 9 stations); Alternative 4: I-105/C Line (Green) to Pioneer Station (6.6 miles; 4 stations). Two maintenance and storage facility (MSF) site options are also under consideration at Paramount & Bellflower.

Contact Information

Meghna Khanna
Agency Name
Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Los Angeles
Southern California
State Highways
710, 5, 60,10, 101,605, 91
LA River, San Gabriel River, Rio Hondo Channel

Notice of Completion

State Review Period Start
State Review Period End
State Reviewing Agencies
California Air Resources Board (ARB), California Department of Fish and Wildlife, South Coast Region 5 (CDFW), California Department of Parks and Recreation, California Department of Transportation, District 7 (DOT), California Department of Water Resources (DWR), California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC), California Natural Resources Agency, California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Los Angeles Region 4 (RWQCB), California State Lands Commission (SLC), Department of Toxic Substances Control, Office of Historic Preservation, San Gabriel and Lower Los Angeles Rivers and Mountains Conservancy (RMC), State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Water Quality, California Highway Patrol (CHP), California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC)
State Reviewing Agency Comments
California Highway Patrol (CHP), California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC)
Development Types
Other (Light Rail Transit)
Local Actions
Project Issues
Aesthetics, Air Quality, Biological Resources, Cultural Resources, Cumulative Effects, Drainage/Absorption, Economics/Jobs, Fiscal Impacts, Flood Plain/Flooding, Geology/Soils, Growth Inducement, Land Use/Planning, Noise, Population/Housing, Public Services, Recreation, Schools/Universities, Solid Waste, Transportation, Utilities/Service Systems


Draft Environmental Document [Draft IS, NOI_NOA_Public notices, OPR Summary Form, Appx,]
Notice of Completion [NOC] Transmittal form
State Comment Letters [Comments from state reviewing agencies]

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