The Novato City Council wants Sonoma-Marin Area Rail Transit officials to consider plans for a countywide quiet zone as the rail agency works to determine a start date for train operations.
Lengthy pieces of rail designed to provide a smoother and quieter ride were hauled into Novato on Wednesday as work continues in Marin on the Sonoma-Marin Area Rail Transit commuter train project.
With the Sonoma-Marin Area Rail Transit train expected to roll into San Rafael in 2016, city officials are holding meetings to discuss whether residents want to petition for quiet zones.
Sept. 18--The Novato City Council will explore the concept of adding a downtown station for the Sonoma-Marin Area Rail Transit commuter train. Council members this week unanimously approved plans to discuss pursuing the station adja...
San Rafael City Council members Monday will consider establishing a quiet zone along the Sonoma-Marin Area Rail Transit train line, set to begin operating by late 2016.