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Caltrain must be able to continue their rail operations during the future construction of Palo Alto’s grade separations. They have established criteria for the City to use as a design guide for grade separations. Caltrain will need to confirm the preferred alternatives from Palo Alto to ensure the criteria are met.

The City requested information from Caltrain in a letter in 2018. Caltrain provided a response in this letter on December 19, 2018.

Caltrain is also undergoing a business plan discussion concurrent with the grade separation discussions. The business plan anticipates growth scenarios for Caltrain service. Information and Caltrain discussions on the business plan are at:

The Caltrain Modernization Program is underway.