Ventura County Railroad

Ventura County Railroad

Overview

The Ventura County Railroad (VCRR) is a short-line railroad that is located in Southwest Ventura County, CA. The VCRR extends over 17 miles and is an integral corridor for movement of goods in the industrial areas of south of Oxnard, the Port of Hueneme and the U.S. Naval Base Ventura County.

Almost 2,000 cars traveled over the VCRR in 2010, carrying automobiles, paper, petroleum and wood pulp.

The VCRR interchanges with the Union Pacific Railroad at Oxnard, which provides an important link throughout North America.

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Industrial Development
Transload Locations
Current Line
Other G&W railroads
Trackage Rights
Interstate lines with open access

Contact Information

Emergency Phone Number
(866) 527-3499

Ventura County Railroad
351 Warehouse Ave.
Oxnard, CA 93030

Customer Service:
Phone: (855) 665-3306 Ext. 8277
vcrr-cs@gwrr.com

Billing Disputes or Questions:
vcrr-billing@gwrr.com

General Manager:
Matt Domen
Phone: (619) 961-8038

Vice President, Sales and Marketing:
Clint Ashmead
Phone: (801) 356-9163

 

Office Manager:
Rebecca Moore
Phone: (928) 669-6662

Fuel Surcharges

Real Estate

Right of Entry and Accessing Property

Access G&W property for digging, surveys, drilling, soil sampling and monitoring. Permissions and right of entry permits are required before entering railroad property.

Procedures and Application

Utility Occupancies - Pipelines

Pipelines that go over, under and on railroad property may include natural gas, petroleum, water and sewer.

Restrictions apply, prior to submitting application contact Regional Manager.

Procedures and Application

Utility Occupancies - Wirelines

Wire lines and cable crossings that go over, under and on railroad property may include coaxial cables, copper telephone wires, electrical distribution and transmisison lines.

Restrictions apply, prior to submitting application contact Regional Manager.

Procedures and Application

Utility Occupancies - Fiber Optic

Fiber optic wire lines and cable crossings that go over, under and on railroad property.

Restrictions apply, prior to submitting application contact Regional Manager.

Procedures and Application

Grade Crossings

Public and Private road crossings over G&W tracks.

Restrictions apply, prior to submitting application contact Regional Manager.

Procedures and Application

Track Leases

Lease G&W or industry-owned track for railcar service and/or storage.

Restrictions apply, prior to submitting application contact Regional Manager.

Procedures and Application

Land Leases

Lease G&W land parcels.

Restrictions apply, prior to submitting application contact Regional Manager.

Procedures and Application

Land Leases for Signs

Lease G&W land parcels for the installation of signs.

Restrictions apply, prior to submitting application contact Regional Manager.

Procedures and Application

Insurance Requirements

When working within the railroad right of way or for personal use of grade crossings applicants are required to obtain and provide proof of Railroad Protective Liability Insurance.

Insurance Requirements

Real Estate Manager

Buck Workman Manager - Real Estate
Real Estate Department
Genesee & Wyoming Railroad Services, Inc.
13901 Sutton Park Dr., S., Suite 160
Jacksonville, FL 32224
Phone: (904) 999-3999
Email: buck.workman@gwrr.com