Centerville Railroad Safety Improvements

Project Overview
The Centerville Railroad Safety Improvement Project will install safety improvements at the following six at-grade crossings in coordination with Union Pacific Railroad (UPRR), the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) and the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA): 

    Blacow Road
    Dusterberry Way
    Maple Avenue
    Fremont Boulevard
    Shinn Street
    Clarke Drive


Project Goals
The Centerville Railroad Safety Improvement Project seeks to achieve the following goals:

  • Implement supplemental safety measures (SSMs) at each at-grade crossing to improve the safety of all modes of travel across the railroad tracks to reduce the number and severity of accidents by eliminating hazards
  • Submit a Notice of Intent for a Quiet Zone in the Centerville Group (Blacow, Dusterberry, Maple, Fremont & Shinn)
  • Submit a Notice of Intent for a Quiet Zone at Clarke Drive
  • Establish a quiet zone in the Centerville neighborhood and along the Altamont Corridor Express (ACE) Train corridor within Fremont

Project Status
Preliminary Design & Environmental Review – Summer 2021
Final Design – TBD
Construction – TBD

Project Funding
This project is seeking regional grant funds for design and construction

Contact Information
If you have any questions regarding the project, please contact:
Jeanne Suyeishi
ph: 510-494-4728

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