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Posted on: June 9, 2022

[ARCHIVED] Groundbreaking Ceremony for the Quiet Zone Project (June 14th at 12:00pm)

QZ groundbreaking

The City of Emeryville invites all community members,
business owners, and all other stakeholders to celebrate the groundbreaking ofour project.

Groundbreaking Invitation


Where: 65th St and Overland Ave. Parking is limited in the area, please allow time for parking or use another mode of transportation to attend.


Project Scope: The project will install several robust railroad crossing safety improvements at 3 different intersections that will allow trains to refrain from using their horns when traveling through the area thereby creating a “Quiet Zone”. The project intersections include Shellmound at 65th, 66th, and 67th Streets.


Overall Project Construction Schedule: 9 months 


Establishment of the “Quiet Zone”: 2024


Thank you to the 296 individual residents (and to the
thousands of other residents/workers represented by businesses and homeownerassociations) that wrote letters in support of the project.


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