Tuesday, August 19, 2014

PUBLIC HEARING SCHEDULED AUGUST 21 FOR PROPOSED REGULATIONS GOVERNING STATE ROUTE 710 PROPERTY SALES

Caltrans will hold a public hearing to take comments on the proposed regulations governing the State Route 710 property sales on Thursday, August 21 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at  the Los Angeles Christian Presbyterian Church, 2241 North Eastern Avenue in Los Angeles.

The proposed regulations will outline how surplus properties along the State Route 710 corridor in Pasadena, South Pasadena and El Sereno will be sold pursuant to state law.


Caltrans extended the written comment period on July 31 in order to give the public more time to understand and comment on this complex process. Written comments must be received by Caltrans no later than 5 p.m. on September 2, 2014. These may be submitted by e-mail to Affordable_Sales_Program@dot.ca.gov; by fax to 916-654-6378; or by mail to:

Caltrans Division of Right of Way and Land Surveys
ATTN:  Affordable Sales Program
California Department of Transportation
1120 N Street, MS 37
Sacramento, CA  95814


Caltrans will submit final regulations to the Office of Administrative Law for approval later this fall.
Caltrans set up a hotline for English and Spanish speakers (213-897-8184) and a web site (www.dot.ca.gov/dist07/business/710sales) to help answer questions about the proposed sale process and how it will impact tenants after the regulations are approved and adopted this fall.

For more information on the proposed regulations, visit the California Regulatory Notice Register (www.oal.ca.gov/res/docs/pdf/notice/22z-2014.pdf) or Caltrans’ web site (www.dot.ca.gov/regulations.htm).