Archives for 2015

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Notice of Preparation for Long Range Transportation Plan EIR

A Notice of Preparation (NOP) for the 2040 Metropolitan Transportation Plan – Sustainable Communities Strategy (MTP-SCS), which will also serve as the Environmental Impact Report (EIR) for the 2040  ... [Read More]

Rail Explorers

Rail Explorers demonstrated their rail bike yesterday to RTC staff and guests. The operation is interested in offering excursions in Santa Cruz and is touring the area for location scouting.  ... [Read More]

Santa Cruz Rail Trail Presentation

The Land Trust of Santa Cruz County is hosting a presentation titled “All About Your Local Rail Trail” tonight, December 8th from 7-8 pm . Featured speakers will be: Stephen Slade, Deputy Director of  ... [Read More]

2040 Regional Transportation Plan Public Input

The Santa Cruz County Regional Transportation Commission (RTC) has started work on the 2040 Santa Cruz County Regional Transportation Plan (RTP) and would like your input! Please provide your  ... [Read More]

November 2016 Transportation Ballot Measure – Expenditure Plan

After public input and thoughtful discussion, the Regional Transportation Commission yesterday approved an Expenditure Plan with five transportation investment categories. This action follows approval  ... [Read More]

Highway 1 Open House Reminder

An Open Forum Hearing regarding the environmental analysis of projects in the Highway 1 corridor will be held: Thursday, December 3 6:00 to 8:30 pm Live Oak Elementary, Multipurpose Room 1916  ... [Read More]

Highway 17 Access Management Plan Outreach Events

Caltrans and its partners are soliciting community feedback for the Highway 17 Access Management Plan (Hwy. 17 AMP) through upcoming outreach events and a newly launched project website. The Hwy.  ... [Read More]

Check out the Rail Transit Feasibility Study: Final Report

The study evaluates a range of public transportation options between Watsonville and Santa Cruz using the Santa Cruz Branch Rail Line. The Rail Transit Feasibility Study was updated to answer  ... [Read More]

All About Your Local Rail Trail

The Land Trust of Santa Cruz County is hosting a presentation on everything you need to know about your local rail trail. Our featured speakers will be: Cory Caletti, Senior Transportation Planner  ... [Read More]

Highway 1 Draft Environmental Documents (Tier I & II)

A state-required Draft Environmental Impact Report (EIR) and federal-required Draft Environmental Assessment (EA) for projects in the Highway 1 corridor will be released on November 4, 2015. The  ... [Read More]