The public review period for the Burbank to Los Angeles Project Section Draft Environmental Impact Report/Environmental Impact Statement (EIR/EIS) closed on August 31, 2020. The Final Environmental Impact Report/Environmental Impact Statement (EIR/EIS) was issued on November 5, 2021. Please visit the California High-Speed Rail Authority website for more information.
This is an archive of the Open House website that was available from May 29, 2020 to August 31, 2020. The Authority created this website to provide enhanced access to the Draft EIR/EIS in response to health and safety directives concerning the novel coronavirus. This website remains available to the public, although visitors may no longer submit a comment on the Draft EIR/EIS, schedule an appointment, or participate in a webinar (these features are no longer active on this site).
The Burbank to Los Angeles Draft EIR/EIS evaluates the impacts and benefits of introducing high-speed rail between Burbank and Los Angeles Union Station and describes how to avoid, minimize, or mitigate project effects.
At this station, you can access the full environmental document and watch videos that explain how this detailed document is organized. See the Authority’s website for information about obtaining a copy of the Draft EIR/EIS.
A printed copy of the Draft EIR/EIS is available at Caltrans District 7 Headquarters, 100 S Main St, Los Angeles, CA 90012. The documents will be available in the museum located on the 1st floor of the building. To view the documents, you must check in with security at the front desk by signing in and providing identification to be issued a visitor’s badge. Printed and/or electronic copies of the Draft EIR/EIS and electronic copies of associated technical reports are also available for review during business hours at the Authority’s Headquarters at 770 L Street, Suite 620 MS-1, Sacramento, CA. Authority offices may have reduced open days/hours, as required by COVID-19 public health and safety directives. Please consult www.hsr.ca.gov for up-to-date information.
Volume 3: Preliminary Engineering for Project Definition
*On the linked page, scroll down to find Volumes 1, 2, and 3
Main Corridor Project Overview
*The information in this fact sheet is also available in the Notice of Availability (NOA) and the Summary, which have been translated into eight (8) languages. If you need assistance accessing or understanding this document, please contact the project hotline at (877) 977-1660.