DRPA/PATCO– Glassboro to Camden Light Rail Line – New Jersey - Project Profile
"DRPA/PATCO– Glassboro to Camden Light Rail Line – New Jersey - Project Profile" contains information on the scope of the project including project overview and location. The profile also details project ownership and funding, gives a full project description, as well as information on contracts, tendering and key project contacts.
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Delaware River Port Authority (DRPA) and Port Authority Transit Corporation (PATCO), are planning to build a light rail line in New Jersey, the US.
The project involves the construction of a 29km railway infrastructure. It will include the construction of 14 stations, parking facilities, waiting areas, overhead foot bridges and other related infrastructure, the installation of signal systems, safety equipments, electric posts and the laying of railway tracks.
In 2007, the Alternatives Analysis Study (AAS) was commenced and completed in 2009 suggesting the route from Glassboro to Camden as the preferred option for transit expansion in Southern New Jersey.
In February 2012, DRPA through a competitive process, entered into a US$8.3 million contract with STV Incorporated (STV) to prepare Environmental Impact Statement (EIS).
Federal Transit Administration (FTA) is the Lead Federal Agency, Delaware River Port Authority (DRPA) and Port Authority Transit Corporation (PATCO) will act as the project manager and NJ TRANSIT is providing US$8.1 million as funding for the environmental study.
In November 2014, the project placed on hold due to the lack of ownership.
In January 2017, Environmental Impact Statement(EIS) was submitted for the project also DRPA is seeking funds for the project.
Planning activities are underway.
The GCL light rail project involves the construction of a 29km railway infrastructure from Glassboro to Camden in New Jersey, the US.
The US$6,000 million project involves the following:
1. Construction of 14 stations
2. Construction of parking facilities
3. Construction of waiting areas
4. Construction of overhead foot bridges
5. Construction of other related infrastructure
6. Installation of signal systems
7. Installation of safety equipments
8. Laying of railway tracks
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