The proposed project would grade separate the existing at-grade McKinley Street and BNSF Railway crossing. T Intended to Improve safety and reduce congestion by removing the existing at-grade conflict between vehicle traffic.
The project is located along McKinley Street between State Route 91 and Magnolia Avenue
Notice of Exemption
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Reasons for Exemption
The CEQA Statute (California Public Resources Code, Division 13, Environmental Quality) states under subsection 21080. 13 that railroad grade separation projects which eliminate an existing grade crossing or which reconstruct an existing grade separation qualify for a statutory exemption. The proposed project would eliminate the existing McKinley Street/BNSF grade crossing and would thus qualify for a statutory exemption.