Construction began in October 2013 and is expected to be complete in late 2015, with Metrolink service beginning soon afterward. Work will include: 

  • Construction of new railroad tracks adjacent to the existing tracks for a nine-mile segment between Eucalyptus/Eastridge Avenue in Moreno Valley and Nuevo Road in Perris
  • Construction of a new “Citrus Connection” to the Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway tracks north of Riverside
  • Construction of four new stations (Click here for more information about stations)
  • Rehabilitation of railroad tracks
  • Upgrade at-grade crossings