PROJECT SUPPORT

XpressWest expresses its appreciation to the entities and organizations who have participated and supported the project through the development process.

Entity

Participation

Bureau of Land Management

Execution of ROD, October 2011
Execution of Right-of-Way Lease agreement, December, 2011

California Department of Business Transportation and Housing

Executed MOU with DXE December, 2010

California Office of Historic Preservation

Programmatic Agreement City of Victorville Resolution No. 04-175 October, 2010

California Department of Transportation

Participation in and concurrence with Federal EIS process, execution of MOU with XpressWest, December, 2010

City of Los Angeles

On October 7 2014, LA Mayor Garcetti sent a letter to Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx indicating his support for the P3 development of the High Desert Corridor and as a candidate project for the Administration's Build America Transportation Investment Center.

City of Victorville

City of Victorville Resolution No. 04-175 October, 2010

Clark County Commission

July, 2010 Commission Meeting directing staff to cooperate with DXE for the proposed alignment on Dean Martin Drive

Federal Highway Administration-California

Execution of ROD, November, 2011

Federal Highway Administration-Nevada

Execution of ROD, November, 2011

Federal Railroad Administration

Execution of Project Programmatic Agreement
Conditional approval of project safety waiver
Execution of Record of Decision on EIS, July 2011

High Desert Corridor Joint Power Authority

Two resolutions of support

High Desert Hispanic Chamber of Commerce

Letter to FRA SDEIS

High Desert Opportunity

Letter to FRA DEIS

International Brotherhood of Teamsters Rail Conference, Brotherhood of Maintenance of Way Employees Division/IBT, Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen Division/IBT

STB Filing: October 16, 2006, Comments of the IBT Rail Conference

Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority

Minutes of June 9, 2009 Regular Meeting of the Board of Directors

Las Vegas Paiute Tribe

Execution of project Programmatic Agreement

LiUNA

October 12, 2010, Letter to Sec. Ray LaHood, U.S. DOT

Mojave National Preserve

Execution of project Programmatic Agreement

National Park Service

Letter to FRA, February, 2011

Nevada Department of Transportation

Participation and concurrence with Federal EIS process

Nevada State Historic Preservation Office

Execution of project Programmatic Agreement

Railroad Cooperative and Education Trust “RAILCET”

April 28, 2009, Letter to Sec. Anne Quinlan, STB

Regional Transportation Commission of Southern Nevada

July 13, 2010 Letter to XpressWest

San Bernardino County Supervisor

August 31, 2010 Letter to Sec. Dale Bonner, CA Dept. of Business, Transportation & Housing

Southern California Assocation of Governments

XpressWest from Las Vegas to Palmdale included in 2035 Regional Transportation Plan as a Strategic Plan Project.

State of Nevada

June, 2015 formed Nevada High Speed Rail Authority with mission to support implementation of high speed rail between Las Vegas and Southern California.

Surface Transportation Board

Issuance of Certificate of Public Convenience and Necessity authorizing construction and operation of XpressWest as the nation’s first private passenger only Interstate Railroad.

US Army Corps of Engineers

404 Permits Issued

Western High Speed Rail Alliance

Advocates for high speed rail in the Southwest Network



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