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Caltrans Breaks Ground on Highway 17 Wildlife Undercrossing

May 3, 2022

Caltrans and the California Natural Resources Agency, along with local partners including the Land Trust of Santa Cruz County and the Santa Cruz Regional Transportation Commission, broke ground today on an undercrossing that will provide critical connection for mountain lions and other wildlife to travel safely between two large areas of habitat separated by Highway […]

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Notice of Availability for the Partially Recirculated Draft EIR for Public Review

April 15, 2022

On April 15th, 2022, AMBAG released a Partially Recirculated Draft Environmental Impact Report (EIR), specifically Section 6.4.2(h) (Greenhouse Gas Emissions), Impact GHG‐C‐1, for the 2045 Metropolitan Transportation Plan/Sustainable Communities Strategy and associated Regional Transportation Plans (RTPs) for Monterey, San Benito and Santa Cruz Counties with a 46-day public review. This decision was made based on […]

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RTC Awarded $786,800 for Two Sustainable Transportation Planning Grants

April 7, 2022

The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) has awarded the Santa Cruz County Regional Transportation Commission (RTC) two Sustainable Transportation Planning Grants for projects that will focus on climate adaptation and transportation equity in Santa Cruz County. The RTC and the County of Santa Cruz received $448,800 to develop a Climate Adaptation Vulnerability Assessment and Transportation […]

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Coastal Rail Trail Segments 10 & 11 Open Houses

April 1, 2022

The County of Santa Cruz is hosting upcoming community meetings to discuss the Coastal Rail Trail Segments 10 and 11 project, which will create a 4.5-mile multi-use trail between 17th Avenue and State Park Drive as part of a broader trail network along the Santa Cruz Branch Rail Line. The project is part of the […]

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Coastal Rail Trail Segments 8 & 9 Virtual Open House March 31

March 22, 2022

The City of Santa Cruz and the County of Santa Cruz invite the community to Coastal Rail Trail Segments 8 & 9 Virtual Open House on Thursday, March 31, 5-6:30 p.m. Public dialogue is welcomed on this 2.2-mile bicycle and pedestrian system project that will extend along the Santa Cruz Branch Rail Line corridor, from […]

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RTC Seeking Input on Transit Needs in Santa Cruz County

March 17, 2022

The Santa Cruz County Regional Transportation Commission (RTC) is seeking input on transit needs in Santa Cruz County. What transit and/or specialized transportation services are needed in Santa Cruz County? Are there places you would like to get to on transit, but cannot? What would make it easier for you to ride the bus? A […]

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Construction Begins on Highway 17 Wildlife Undercrossing at Laurel Curve

February 17, 2022

  Construction of the Measure D-funded wildlife undercrossing on Highway 17 at the Laurel Curve gets underway this week. The location of this project is on Highway 17, from .6 miles south of Laurel Road to .2 miles north of Laurel Road. During the first phase of construction, travelers in both the north and southbound […]

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Pilot Project Utilizing Goats for Vegetation Control to Begin on the Santa Cruz Branch Rail Line

February 2, 2022

The Santa Cruz County Regional Transportation Commission (RTC) is pleased to announce a new pilot project utilizing goats to control vegetation overgrowth on the Santa Cruz Branch Rail Line (SCBRL). The month-long project seeks to determine if utilizing goats to control vegetation could be a regular component of the overall maintenance of the SCBRL property. […]

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Community Input Sought on Aesthetic Features for Highway 1 Auxiliary Lanes Project

February 1, 2022

The Santa Cruz County Regional Transportation Commission (RTC) is seeking community input on several aesthetic features to be incorporated into the Highway 1 Auxiliary Lanes and Bus-on-Shoulder Project (Bay Avenue/Porter Street to State Park Drive) that is under development. The project, which is in the final design phase, will include: northbound and southbound auxiliary lanes […]

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RTC to Receive Informational Report at the Feb. 3 Commission Meeting Regarding Potential Adverse Abandonment Action for Freight Service Only on the Felton Branch Line and the Relationship to the Potential for Future Railbanking on a Portion of the Santa Cruz Branch Rail Line

January 19, 2022

The Santa Cruz County Regional Transportation Commission (RTC) will receive a report during the public session of the Commission’s February 3, 2022 meeting related to a potential adverse abandonment action for freight service only on the Felton Branch Line and the relationship of that action to the potential for future railbanking of a portion of […]

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