Federal Railroad Administration June 29, 2016 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Environmental Impact Statement for the California High Speed Rail System San Francisco to San Jose Section, CA
Document Number: 2016-15409
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-06-29
Agency: Federal Railroad Administration, Department of Transportation
On May 9, 2016, FRA published a NOI announcing its intent to jointly prepare an Environmental Impact Report (EIR) and Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) with the California High-Speed Rail Authority (Authority) for the San Francisco to San Jose Section of the California High-Speed Rail (HSR) System, Blended System Project (Blended System Project or Project) and requesting public comments. Through this notice, FRA is extending the comment period and inviting the public and all interested parties to provide comments on the scope of the EIR/EIS, including the proposed purpose and need, the alternatives to consider, potential environmental impacts of concern, and methodologies for analysis of impacts.