Environmental / CEQA

On Thursday, September 13, 2018, the Tri-Valley - San Joaquin Valley Regional Rail Authority published a Notice of Preparation for the Valley Link Rail Project.


Notice of Preparation of an Environmental Impact Report and Scoping Meeting for the Valley Link Project


The Final Scoping Report presents a summary of comments received along with additional information about outreach performed during the scoping process.


Final Scoping Report

The Authority’s environmental review process for the Valley Link Project is currently underway. The Draft Environmental Impact Report (Draft EIR) is scheduled to be released for public review in Summer of 2019. At that time, the Authority will hold public review meetings to provide more information about the Draft EIR and to solicit comments from agencies, jurisdictions, stakeholders and interested members of the public.

The public scoping period for this project was open from Thursday, September 13, 2018 until Monday, October 15, 2018.

The Authority held public scoping meetings for the Valley Link project. Scoping meetings provided an opportunity for the lead agency to provide further details on the project and to give interested agencies, organizations, and individuals an opportunity to comment on the scope and content of the EIR. Scoping meetings took place as follows:

Tuesday October 2nd from 6:00-8:00 pm

Open House Robert Livermore Community Center

4444 East Livermore Avenue, Livermore, CA

Wednesday, October 3rd from 6:00-8:00 pm

Open House Tracy City Hall Lobby

333 Civic Center Plaza, Tracy, CA

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