News & Updates

Caltrans Releases 2018 California State Rail Plan

Source: Caltrans (California Department of Transportation), Sep 12, 2018 Caltrans has released the 2018 State Rail Plan — a bold vision for state rail that aims to boost the economy, help reduce  ... [Read More]

SCCRTC Welcomes Final Speaker in Transportation-Related Speaker Series

The Santa Cruz County Regional Transportation Commission (RTC) is closing out its Innovators in Transportation Speaker Series with speaker Becky Steckler, Program Manager for Urbanism Next at the  ... [Read More]

RTC and Local Agencies Oppose Proposition 6

Senate Bill 1 (SB1), the Road Repair and Accountability Act of 2017, invests state funds to fix roads, build bike lanes and sidewalks, and improve transit and safety. SB1 is the first increase in  ... [Read More]

Progressive Rail Inc. Begins Operations on the Santa Cruz Branch Rail Line

St. Paul & Pacific Railroad Co. LLC, a subsidiary of Progressive Rail Incorporated, began operating on the Santa Cruz Branch Rail Line on Aug. 16 to serve local businesses that depend on good  ... [Read More]

Public Comment Period for the Proposed North Coast Rail Trail Project Draft Environmental Impact Report Now Open

The Santa Cruz County Regional Transportation Commission (RTC) released the Draft Environmental Impact Report (EIR) for the proposed North Coast Rail Trail Project on Aug. 9. The 45-day public review  ... [Read More]