Welcome to the Santa Cruz County RTC TCAA Online Open House for Milestone 3. Thank you for your participation and feedback. We welcome your ideas and opinions to share with RTC. You may also email comments to transitcorridoraa@sccrtc.org.

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1. Please rank the top five performance analysis results that you think should be considered most carefully when selecting the ultimate locally preferred alternative, with one being the most important. (While there are 20 total results, we would like to know your top five).

  One Two Three Four Five
Capital Costs
Operations and Maintenance Costs
Available Funding
Ability to attract Transit Oriented Development
Ability to Create Jobs
Impacts on Freight Rail
Impacts on Roaring Camp
Continuity of Transportation Corridor
Promotes Active Transportation
Safety
Universal Access
Travel Time
Travel Time Reliability
Transit Ridership
Emissions Reduction
Climate Adaptation
Impacts to biological, visual, noise and vibration
Energy Usage
None of the above
Other – Please specify (30 characters max)

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2. If you selected "Other" above, please specify.

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3. Please rank the top five elements of high-capacity transit on the branch line ROW that would most effectively meet your needs and mitigate your concerns as a passenger, with one being the most important. (While there are 16 total elements, we would like to know your top five).

  One Two Three Four Five
Affordable fares
Security and safety
Fast travel times
Frequent service
Long span of service
Minimal transfer times to regional and statewide rail network
Station connection amenities such as parking, connector transit services, bike parking
Real time information on arrival times
On board bike capacity
Level boarding
On board mobility device capacity
Independent accessibility for all ages and abilities
WIFI/Work space/Power outlets/USB charging ports
On board restrooms
Quiet cars (for passengers)
Other – Please Specify (30 characters max)

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4. If you selected "Other" above, please specify.

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5. Please rank the top five elements of high-capacity transit on the branch line ROW that would most effectively meet your needs and mitigate your concerns as a community member, with one being the most important. (While there are 13 total elements, we would like to know your top five).

  One Two Three Four Five
High ridership that would take cars off the roadways
Lowest cost to taxpayers
Lowest capital and operations & maintenance costs
Facilitate goods movement via freight
Remove freight access beyond Watsonville
Accommodate existing recreational rail
Allow implementation of continuous rail trail (MBSST)
Reduce impact on street and foot cross traffic
Quiet zones to eliminate horns at crossings
Minimize visual and vibration impacts
Minimize other impacts to neighborhoods
None of the above
Other – Please Specify

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6. If you selected "Other" above, please specify.

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7. Please share your opinions regarding the proposed options for a Locally Preferred Alternative.

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8. Please briefly explain the reason for your opinion regarding the proposed options for a locally preferred alternative.

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9. What is your preferred frequency of service?

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10. What is your preferred weekday span of service?

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11. What stations would you primarily use? Please select up to three.

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12. What connector services would benefit you most? Please select up to three. 

Thank you for your participation and feedback. We welcome your ideas and opinions to share with RTC. You may also email comments to transitcorridoraa@sccrtc.org.

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