ICYMI: OC Supervisor Katrina Foley Announces Rail Service in San Clemente to Resume Monday, March 25

ORANGE COUNTY, CALIFORNIA — Today, Orange County Supervisor Katrina Foley, who serves on the Orange County Transportation Authority (OCTA) and LOSSAN Board of Directors, released a statement on the news that Metrolink and Amtrak Pacific Surfliner will resume full passenger service through San Clemente on Monday, March 25, 2024. OCTA and Metrolink emergency crews are set to finish emergency work this week. 

“With emergency crews working efficiently to finish emergency stabilization work, full passenger service through San Clemente will resume ahead of schedule beginning on Monday, March 25,” said Supervisor Foley. “This accomplishment is only possible thanks to the quick response and coordination between OCTA, the LOSSAN Corridor Agency, and the California Transportation Agency. For the sake of passengers, local businesses, and our coastal way of life, we must continue to work on long-term rail stabilization solutions to prevent another rail closure from happening in the near future.”  

For the latest updates and background, visit octa.net/railupdates.  

Passengers will receive notification of the planned service restoration via social media, traditional media, direct email communications, as well as being directed to www.pacificsurfliner.com/alerts for the latest service updates. Metrolink and Amtrak will continue to provide passengers with the latest information at metrolinktrains.com/service-update and pacificsurfliner.com/alerts.   


Orange County Supervisor Katrina Foley was elected to the Board of Supervisors in 2022 to represent the newly established District 5, which includes the cities of Aliso Viejo, Costa Mesa, Dana Point, a large portion of Irvine, Laguna Beach, Laguna Hills, Laguna Niguel, Laguna Woods, Newport Beach, San Clemente, San Juan Capistrano, as well as the unincorporated areas of Coto de Caza, Emerald Bay, Ladera Ranch, Las Flores, Rancho Mission Viejo, Stonecliffe and Wagon Wheel. This is her second term on the Board of Supervisors, where she previously served District 2.

Supervisor Foley’s Board appointments include the Orange County Fire Authority (OCFA), OCFA Legislation & Public Affairs Committee Chair, Orange County Transportation Authority (OCTA), OCTA Legislative and Communications Committee Vice Chair, Los Angeles – San Diego – San Luis Obispo (LOSSAN) Rail Corridor Agency, Transportation Corridor Agency (TCA), TCA Joint Environmental Committee, Coastal Greenbelt Authority, Newport Bay and South Orange County Watershed Executive Committees, Ocean Institute, San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station (SONGS) Community Engagement Panel, Spent Fuel Solutions Coalition Co-Chair, Orange County Housing Finance Trust Chair, and the Orange County Juvenile Justice Coordinating Council.