California High-Speed Rail will be holding a Community Working Group to provide an overview and respond to questions about the Draft 2022 Business Plan, give members an update on the release of the Final EIR/EIS, and discuss next steps.
The meeting will be held on Thursday, March 10, 2022, from 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM. The meeting will be held virtually over zoom. Advanced registration is required: https://kearnswest.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_NPUK4otgR6G-vTd09q3sbQ
California High-Speed Rail Releases Final Environmental Impact Report for the San Jose to Merced Project Section
California High-Speed Rail Authority (Authority) has released the Final Environmental Impact Report (EIR/EIS) for the approximately 90-mile San Jose to Merced Project Section.
This report will be considered for approval by the Authority's Board in April.
The EIR includes:
- An analysis of alternatives, including impacts and effects
- Mitigation measures proposed to reduce environmental impacts and effects
- Public comments received on the Draft EIR and responses to comments
- Revisions to the Draft EIR made in response to comments
The Final EIR can be found on the Authority's website, hsr.ca.gov. In addition to the website, printed and/or electronic copies of the Final EIR are available at the Gilroy Library located at 350 W. 6th Street.