SB 1029 (McGuire) North Coast Railroad Authority – State Mandate
(1) Existing law creates the North Coast Railroad Authority with various powers and duties relating to rail service in the north coast area of the state, including the authorization to acquire, own, operate, and lease real and personal property reasonably related to the operation and maintenance of railroads.
This bill would require the Transportation Agency, in consultation with the Natural Resources Agency, upon the appropriation of moneys by the Legislature for these purposes, to conduct an assessment of the North Coast Railroad Authority to provide information necessary to determine the most appropriate way to dissolve the authority and dispense with its assets and liabilities, and to report on the assessment to the Legislature before July 1, 2020. The bill would
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Board Meeting Info
Mendocino County Railway Society
Although the Mendocino County Railway Society (MCRS) is independent from the
NCRA, both entities share a common goal...to restore rail service to the North
Coast. Thanks to Hannah Burkhart from the MCRS for providing the following
information... Click here for an
introduction of the MCRS and a timeline overview.