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File #: 19-664    Version: 1
Type: Transportation & Aviation Services Status: Agenda Ready
File created: 8/5/2019 In control: City Council
On agenda: 8/20/2019 Final action:
Title: Caltrain Long-Range Service Vision; City Priorities and Preferred Scenario.
Attachments: 1. Revised Memorandum, 8/9/2019, 2. Presentation, 3. Memorandum from Liccardo, Jimenez, Peralez, Davis, & Esparza, 08/16/2019, 4. Memorandum from Mayor Liccardo, 8/20/2019, 5. Letters from the Public


Caltrain Long-Range Service Vision; City Priorities and Preferred Scenario.


Accept the report and provide direction to staff regarding the following City of San José priorities and locally preferred long-range service vision for the Caltrain Business Plan.

(a)                     Support Caltrain adopting a Long-Range Service Vision that provides at least the “Moderate Growth” service levels, while pro-actively preparing for “High Growth Scenario” Service Vision should sufficient funding and policy commitments be secured.

(b)                     Advocate that regional and state agencies develop a program of regional rail investments that supports and enables Caltrain and other agencies to achieve the High Growth Scenario, as part of an integrated Statewide and Bay Area passenger rail network.

(c)                     Advocate that Caltrain, its member agencies, and other regional and state agencies work towards solutions for region-wide rail governance and mega-project implementation.

CEQA:  Not a Project, File No. PP17-009. Staff Reports, Assessments, Annual Reports, and

Informational Memos that involve no approvals of any City action. Council Districts 2, 3, 6, 7, & 10. (Transportation)