OCTA Dana Point Rail Extension Community Meeting Wednesday February 24 2021

OCTA Metrolink Dana Point Railtrack Extenstion Meeting February 24 2021 Courtesy of OCTA
OCTA Metrolink Dana Point Courtesy of OCTA

Orange County Transit Authority (OCTA) Dana Point Rail Track Extension Virtual Community Meeting Wednesday February 24 2021.

Meeting Live on Zoom at 5:30pm(pt) and archived the following day for future viewing.

Metrolink, in coordination with the Orange County Transportation Authority (OCTA) are proposing to extend 1.2 miles of railroad track in Dana Point.
The project is in the environmental review and preliminary design phase.

The public is invited to a virtual scoping meeting to learn more about the proposed project and the environmental process.
Participants are encouraged to share comments and ask questions about the project.
The meeting will be held in English and Spanish and a recording of the meeting will be made available the next day.

OCTA Dana Point Serra Siding Extension Project Highlights

Extend 1.2 miles of the existing siding track from Victoria Boulevard to approximately Beach Road

Replace the existing railroad single-track bridge over Coast Highway with two single-track bridges

Replace and/or add fencing along Coast Highway

Improve segments of the main track

Construct retaining walls

Relocate existing utilities

Provides a safer, more reliable and efficient passenger service

Enables frequent train service.

When combined with other SCORE projects, passengers can expect train service every 30 minutes in each direction

Enhances operational efficiency of passenger services by reducing the risk of train delays and operational shutdowns during routine maintenance and single-track incidents.

Improves on-time performance for Metrolink’s Orange County and Inland Empire-Orange County lines.

Register Online at Zoom

Webinar ID: 886 0218 0641

Participate By Phone at 1-669-900-6833

Submit Comments By March 10 2021

Email: SerraSiding@octa.net
Mail: Chris Haskell, SCORE Deputy Program Manager
900 Wilshire Boulevard, Suite 1500, Los Angeles, CA 90017

Project Schedule

February 24 2021: Public Scoping Meeting

Spring 2021: Draft Environmental Document Circulated

Spring 2021: Public Hearing

Summer 2021: Final Environmental Document Released

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