Archives for 2012

News Archive

Construction Management Opportunity

The RTC seeks proposal for a Construction Manager for improvements to the Santa Cruz Branch Rail Line. Visit our consulting opportunities page for details about this opportunity.  ... [Read More]

Now booking art exhibits for 2013

The RTC is currently accepting applications from local artists to exhibit their two-dimensional artwork at the Commission Office on Pacific Avenue in Santa Cruz. During 2013, six artists will be  ... [Read More]

RTC hosts Monterey Bay Sanctuary Scenic Trail workshops

Workshops for the Monterey Bay Sanctuary Scenic Trail Network and the "rail trail" spine are coming up next week. Join us at one of four locations, all held from 6-8pm, and provide input on where this  ... [Read More]

See you at the Whistle Stop

The train is coming! Bundle up on this "sunny, perfect" day and experience history by getting your group over to your local Right on Track event Whistle Stop or joining the groups touring all five!  ... [Read More]

The November 17 Right on Track event is just around the corner!

Please check the event Facebook or webpage regularly for updated information about Whistle Stop attractions, mystery guests, related events and sponsor/co-hosts. Demand was incredibly high for the  ... [Read More]

November 17 Right on Track: Rail Corridor Ribbon Cutting

YOU'RE INVITED to a multi-site community event taking place on November 17 to commemorate public ownership of the Santa Cruz Branch Rail Line!  Join one Whistle Stop or all five where there will be  ... [Read More]

Call for Projects – $5M Regional Surface Transportation Program (RSTP) Available

The Santa Cruz County Regional Transportation Commission (RTC) is soliciting applications for $5 million in Regional Surface Transportation Program (RSTP) funds. Applications are due 12:00 p.m.,  ... [Read More]

RTC seeks public review of Monterey Bay Sanctuary Scenic Trail Network Draft Master Plan

The Draft Master Plan for the Monterey Bay Sanctuary Scenic Trail Network is now available for public review. The purpose of the Draft Master Plan is to establish the continuous alignment and set of  ... [Read More]

Public Gains New Transportation Corridor

SANTA CRUZ, CA, October 12, 2012 – The Regional Transportation Commission (RTC) for Santa Cruz County and Union Pacific announced today that they have completed transfer of the Santa Cruz Branch Rail  ... [Read More]

Save the Date – Rail Corridor Celebration Event

Plans are underway for a community event to celebrate acquisition of the 32-mile Santa Cruz Branch Rail corridor that spans the county from Watsonville to Davenport. Funding to acquire this key  ... [Read More]