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City College station (Sacramento)

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City College is a side platformed Sacramento RT light rail station on the Sacramento City College campus in Sacramento, California, United States. The station was opened on September 26, 2003, and is operated by the Sacramento Regional Transit District. As part of the Blue Line, it has service to Downtown Sacramento, North Sacramento, California State University, Sacramento, Rancho Cordova, Gold River and Folsom.

City College
Sacramento RT Light Rail
Sacramento RT light rail station
Sacramento City College Light Rail Station 2.jpg
Platform, September 13, 2007
Location24th Street
Sacramento, California
United States
Coordinates38°32′30.69″N 121°29′7.22″W / 38.5418583°N 121.4853389°W / 38.5418583; -121.4853389Coordinates: 38°32′30.69″N 121°29′7.22″W / 38.5418583°N 121.4853389°W / 38.5418583; -121.4853389
Owned bySacramento RT
Platforms2 side platforms
Construction
Structure typeat-grade
Disabled accessYes
History
OpenedSeptember 26, 2003 (2003-09-26)[1]
Services
Preceding station   Sacramento RT Light Rail   Following station
toward Watt/I-80
Blue Line
Location
City College is located in Sacramento, California
City College
City College
Location in Sacramento
City College is located in California
City College
City College
Location in California
City College is located in the United States
City College
City College
Location in United States

The station is located northeast of Charles C. Hughes Stadium on campus. In addition to serving the college this station also serves William Land Park and Curtis Park. This 60-foot (18 m) wide station provides bus service, drop-off areas, and walkways to the stadium, campus, and parking lots.[2]

The station will see Altamont Corridor Express and San Joaquin service when those lines are extended to Sacramento in June 2021.[3]

Platforms and tracksEdit

Union Pacific  Freight line No passenger service
SRTD Northbound  Blue Line toward Watt/I-80 (4th Avenue / Wayne Hultgren)
SRTD Southbound  Blue Line toward Cosumnes River College (Fruitridge)

GalleryEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Bizjak, Tony (September 27, 2003). "New vista for light rail – 1st new line in 16 years opens to fanfare". The Sacramento Bee. p. A1.
  2. ^ Light Rail Progress (September 2003). "Sacramento Light Rail: South Line Opens on Time, on Budget". Light Rail Now! website. Retrieved February 5, 2010.
  3. ^ "San Joaquin Joint Powers Authority Draft 2019 Business Plan Update" (PDF). SJJPA. Retrieved 14 April 2019.