quiet zones

Carlsbad considers coastal corridor quiet zones

Carlsbad considers coastal corridor quiet zones

CARLSBAD — The Carlsbad City Council is considering participating in a North County Transit District (NCTD) study about implementing a quiet zone along North County rail lines along the coastal corridor.Quiet zones are areas along the track where trains do not sound their horns except in cases of emergencies yet crossing bells and lights still […]

Oceanside doesn’t make railroad quiet zone a priority

Oceanside doesn’t make railroad quiet zone a priority

OCEANSIDE — Mayor Jim Wood asked fellow City Council members to make a railroad quiet zone a priority while the city has an extra $5.6 million in its pocket from the Laguna Vista mobile home park sale and another $1 million in budget surplus.