Laguna Creek Inter-Regional Trail Master Plan

If you are interested in staying up to date on the development of the Laguna Creek Inter-Regional Trail Master Plan, enter your email to the right and you will receive updates on upcoming meetings, opportunities to provide input and plan development.

If you have any questions about the LCIRT Master Plan, contact Carrie Whitlock.

Public Outreach

One of the key methods of ensuring the LCIRT Master Plan is successful is to identify and engage Key Stakeholders who will be instrumental in the development of the plan. Stakeholder meetings will be utilized to present current conditions, identify deficiencies, and develop solutions that will improve connectivity, public health, and provide innovation. These meetings will also allow Key Stakeholders and the community to stay informed on the overall project including trail design/connections features. Stakeholder involvement will begin at the Project Kickoff and will continue throughout development through to the final plan.

The next opportunity for public input will be in the Fall as the draft Master Plan is completed.

Design Concepts Workshops

Several virtual and in-person workshops were held to gather public input on the design concepts for the trail. View the summary reports:

Walking Tour

On November 20, 2021, a walking tour of sections of the Laguna Creek Inter-Regional Trail was conducted.  This tour was an opportunity for residents to provide input on concerns and priorities for the trail.  The Walking Tour Report details the input received.

Laguna Creek Trail

Project Schedule

Date Description
Fall 2020 Initiate Project
Fall 2021 Begin Public Outreach
Fall 2021 Begin Conceptual Development
Fall 2022 Complete Master Plan
Winter 2023 Present Plan to City Council

Project Purpose and Overview

The City of Elk Grove's Laguna Creek Inter-Regional Trail (LCIRT) Master Plan will provide a conceptual multi-modal planning foundation for the City of Elk Grove and adjacent communities. This grant funded project will aid the City in coordinating projects within Elk Grove, the City of Sacramento and Sacramento County and supports Elk Grove's goals to improve connectivity throughout the city's network of trails. With improved connectivity, residents will have bicycle and pedestrian access to schools, public transit, retail and entertainment, employment centers, medical services, and recreational amenities.

Finally, the LCIRT Master Plan will complement work started in 2020 on the City's Bicycle, Pedestrian and Trails Master Plan by providing greater detail, a holistic approach, and broader geographic scope related specifically to the LCIRT.

The LCIRT Master Plan will contain conceptual design only. It is the City's intent that once this plan is complete, it will lead to implementation and development. The City will be the Lead Agency, in cooperation with the City of Sacramento, County of Sacramento, Sacramento Regional Transit District, the San Joaquin Joint Powers Authority (SJJPA), and the California Department of Transportation (Caltrans).


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This project is partially funded through a Caltrans Sustainable Transportation Planning Grant and Measure A and Elk Grove Roadway Fee funds.

Project Funding Source
State Grant $200,000
Elk Grove Roadway Fee $100,000
Measure A $50,000
Total $350,000

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