Message to Riders: Voters Reject Prop 6 Gas Tax Repeal, Paving Way for Progress on Key Capitol Corridor Projects

Karen Bakar What's New

On Tuesday, November 6, 2018, California voters rejected Proposition 6 which would have repealed a gasoline tax increase that went into effect in November 2017 through the enactment of the Road Repair and Accountability Act, or Senate Bill 1 (SB 1), in April 2017. The proceeds from SB1 provide approximately $5 billion a year for road and transportation projects. The …

Gameday Service for 49ers vs. NY Giants on November 12 at Levi’s Stadium

Karen Bakar Service Alerts, What's New

On Monday, November 12, 2018, the Capitol Corridor will adjust the schedule of its last eastbound train originating from San Jose to accommodate football fans attending the San Francisco 49ers versus New York Giants game being held at Levi’s Stadium. The stadium is an easy, 5-minute walk from the train station, and kickoff is at 5:15pm. Train 548 Rescheduled for …

The Capitol Corridor Begins Fleet-Wide Implementation of Positive Train Control

Karen Bakar What's New

  Critical Safety System Will be Enabled on Trains Ahead of Federal Deadline The Capitol Corridor Joint Powers Authority (CCJPA), in coordination with its operating partners, Amtrak and Union Pacific, has completed the installation and testing of Positive Train Control (PTC) along the 170-mile Capitol Corridor route. On October 24, 2018, PTC implementation was launched on all Capitol Corridor trains, …

New Lost & Found Process Implemented by Amtrak

Karen Bakar What's New

The Capitol Corridor’s operating partner, Amtrak, has implemented a new and improved way for customers to report and track items lost or misplaced on the train or at the station. The new system uses a cloud-based software program called Chargerback to reunite people with their lost items. What to Do When You Lose Something If you lose or misplace an …

Gameday Service for 49ers vs. Raiders on November 1 at Levi’s Stadium

Karen Bakar What's New

On Thursday, November 1, 2018, the Capitol Corridor will adjust the schedule of its last eastbound train originating from San Jose to accommodate football fans attending the San Francisco 49ers versus Oakland Raiders game being held at Levi’s Stadium. The stadium is an easy, 5-minute walk from the train station, and kickoff is at 5:20pm. Train 548 Rescheduled for Later …