Category Archives: Misc

Recap of Caltrans Niles Canyon Project Stakeholder Meeting – 9/3/15

The following is a recap by Jeff Miller, Alameda Creek Alliance, of the Caltrans Niles Canyon Project Stakeholder meeting held this morning. Thanks Jeff!! Caltrans Niles Canyon Projects Update Caltrans gave an update today about their revised plans for highway … Continue reading

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CALTRANS Hearing in Sunol Tonight (3/23)

Caltrans Hearing on Alameda Creek Bridge Project – March 23 Caltrans has released a draft Environmental Impact Report for the Alameda Creek Bridge Replacement Project in Niles Canyon. Caltrans is proposing to replace the Alameda Creek Bridge and realign the … Continue reading

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Official Notice from CALTRANS for Bridge DEIR Comment Extention and Sunol Meeting

NOTICE OF EXTENSION OF COMMENT PERIOD FOR DRAFT ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT REPORT FOR THE ALAMEDA CREEK BRIDGE REPLACEMENT PROJECT ON STATE ROUTE 84 AND ADDITIONAL PUBLIC OPEN-FORUM HEARING WHAT IS BEING PLANNED: The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) is proposing to … Continue reading

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Comment period officially extended for bridge replacement and sunol meeting date

Formal notice has been announced that the comment period is extended to April 3 for the Alameda Creek Bridge replacement project. The additional public hearing in Sunol is scheduled for the evening of Monday, March 23, from 6-8 pm at … Continue reading

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Comment Period for Alameda Creek Bridge Replacement DEIR Extended – 2nd Meeting in Sunol

ATTENTION!!! The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will extend the comment period for the Alameda Creek Bridge Replacement Draft Environmental Impact Report (DEIR) until 5:00 PM on Friday, April 3, 2015. Additionally, Caltrans will hold a second public meeting in … Continue reading

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Your Comments to Caltrans on the Draft EIR for replacing the Alameda Creek Bridge Are Needed

One of the key steps that must occur is for the public to send in comments to Caltrans on the Draft EIR. Whether you agree with replacing the bridge or not if Caltrans does not hear from the public they … Continue reading

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Alameda Bridge Replacement Project- Caltrans Releases Draft EIR for Public Comment

Below is an excerpt from the just released Draft EIR of a proposed Alameda Creek Bridge Replacement project. The excerpt describes the key reference points, dates for meetings and timeframe for submitting comments on the Draft EIR. The Draft document … Continue reading

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Community Meeting Notes From 27 Jan 2015 – Report on the status of the Trail Feasibility Study to date.

A second public meeting to discuss a proposed multiuse trail through the Niles Canyon was held on 27 January 2015 in Niles / Fremont. The meeting topics included discussion of three projects. 1) establishing a trail link between Niles and … Continue reading

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Stakeholders Participate in Trail walk through Niles Canyon

As part of the development of a Feasibility and Preliminary Engineering Study for a multiuse trail through Niles Canyon, Alameda County District 2 Supervisor Richard Valle arranged a trail walk among representatives of stakeholder groups through portions of the canyon. … Continue reading

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Caltrans Completes the Scoping Process for the Alameda Creek Bridge Replacement- Next steps

Caltrans held two public scoping meetings where attendees were provided insight into the Transportations Department’s initial thinking on the replacement of the Alameda Creek bridge which is an integral part of the Niles Canyon Road. The meetings were held on … Continue reading

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