Valley Link Rail Project

2 Documents in Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Tri-Valley San Joaquin Valley Regional Rail Authority
Document Title
Valley Link Rail Project
Document Type
EIR - Draft EIR

Document Description
The Authority proposes to establish new passenger rail service along a 42-mile corridor between Dublin/Pleasanton and Lathrop. The project entails the implementation of new track, new stations (Dublin/Pleasanton, Isabel, Greenville, Mountain House, Downtown Tracy, River Islands, and North Lathrop), and a new Operations and Maintenance Facility.

Contact Information
Michael Tree
Tri-Valley San Joaquin Valley Regional Rail Authority
Lead/Public Agency
1362 Rutan Court Suite 100
Livermore, CA 94551

Phone : (925) 455-7564


Dublin Lathrop Livermore Pleasanton Tracy
Alameda San Joaquin
Countywide Northern California
State Highways
I-580, I-5, I-205, SR4, SR99, SR
Union Pacific, BART
Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta, Paradise Cut

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Development Type
Power Transportation:Rail
Project Issues
Aesthetics Agriculture and Forestry Resources Air Quality Biological Resources Cultural Resources Cumulative Effects Drainage/Absorption Flood Plain/Flooding Geology/Soils Greenhouse Gas Emissions Growth Inducement Hazards & Hazardous Materials Hydrology/Water Quality Land Use/Planning Mineral Resources Noise Population/Housing Public Services Recreation Schools/Universities Septic System Sewer Capacity Solid Waste Transportation Tribal Cultural Resources Vegetation Wetland/Riparian Wildfire Other
Reviewing Agencies
California Air Resources Board (ARB) California Department of Conservation (DOC) California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Central Region 4 (CDFW) California Department of Fish and Wildlife, North Central Region 2 (CDFW) California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (CAL FIRE) California Department of Justice, Attorney General's Office California Department of Parks and Recreation California Department of Transportation, District 10 (DOT) California Department of Transportation, District 4 (DOT) California Department of Transportation, Division of Aeronautics (DOT) California Department of Water Resources (DWR) California Governor's Office of Emergency Services (OES) California Highway Patrol (CHP) California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC) California Natural Resources Agency California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) California Regional Water Quality Control Board, San Francisco Bay Region 2 (RWQCB) California San Joaquin River Conservancy (SJRC) California State Lands Commission (SLC) Central Valley Flood Protection Board Delta Protection Commission Delta Stewardship Council Department of Toxic Substances Control Office of Historic Preservation State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Water Quality California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Central Valley Sacramento Region 5 (RWQCB) California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Bay Delta Region 3 (CDFW) California Department of Transportation, Division of Transportation Planning (DOT)


Environmental Document
00a_Cover_Title_TOC   PDF 1501 K 00b_Executive Summmary   PDF 963 K 01_Introduction   PDF 1564 K 02_Project Description   PDF 13876 K 03-00_Introduction to Env   PDF 259 K 03-01_Aesthetics   PDF 29546 K 03-02_Agricultural   PDF 20580 K 03-03_AirQuality   PDF 1455 K 03-04_Biological Resources   PDF 66801 K 03-05 Cultural Resources   PDF 8443 K 03-06_Energy   PDF 597 K 03-07_Geo and Soils   PDF 718 K 03-08_GHG   PDF 416 K 03-09_Haz Mat   PDF 5868 K 03-10_Hydro   PDF 739 K 03-11_Land Use   PDF 5668 K 03-12_Noise_Vibration   PDF 4761 K 03-13_Population and Housing   PDF 580 K 03-14_Public Services   PDF 3915 K 03-15_Recreation   PDF 17204 K 03-16_Safety Security Nov   PDF 1253 K 03-17_Transportation   PDF 537 K 03-18_Utilities   PDF 409 K 04 Other CEQA   PDF 4298 K 05_Alternatives   PDF 15436 K 06_References   PDF 515 K 2018092027_RWQCB Comment   PDF 289 K Appendix A Scoping Report   PDF 14042 K Appendix B Environmental Footprint   PDF 24149 K Appendix C Preliminary ROW   PDF 194 K Appendix D Utilities   PDF 301 K Appendix E Final 15% Plan Set   PDF 148327 K Appendix F - Valley Link Ridership Tech Memo   PDF 342 K Appendix G Preliminary Cost   PDF 2067 K Appendix H Public Agency Coordination   PDF 360 K Appendix I Regional and Local Plans   PDF 488 K Appendix J Supporting Aesthetics Information   PDF 1754 K Appendix K Supporting Agricultural Resources   PDF 1169 K Appendix L AQ_GHG_HRA   PDF 7330 K Appendix M Supporting Biological Resources   PDF 1896 K Appendix N Supporting Geo   PDF 37944 K Appendix O Supporting Cultural Resources   PDF 147615 K Appendix P Supporting Hydro   PDF 15467 K Appendix Q Summary of I-580 Modifications   PDF 221 K Appendix R Supporting Noise Information   PDF 954 K NOA_Valley Link_Final   PDF 410 K
NOC_ValleyLink_Final   PDF 232 K
State Comments
2018092027_Caltrans comment   PDF 353 K 2018092027_CDFW Comment   PDF 485 K

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