River Oaks station

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River Oaks
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River Oaks station, 2012
Location1st Street and River Oaks Parkway
San Jose, California
Coordinates 37°24′08″N121°56′23″W / 37.402170°N 121.939649°W / 37.402170; -121.939649 Coordinates: 37°24′08″N121°56′23″W / 37.402170°N 121.939649°W / 37.402170; -121.939649
Owned by VTA
Platforms2 side platforms
Tracks2
ConnectionsAiga bus trans.svg ACE Shuttle: Brown
Construction
Structure typeAt-grade
Parking22 spaces [1]
Bicycle facilities Racks and lockers [2]
Disabled accessYes
History
OpenedDecember 11, 1987;34 years ago (1987-12-11) [3]
Services
Preceding station BSicon LOGO SCvta.svg VTA Light Rail Following station
Tasman
toward Baypointe
Blue Line Orchard
toward Santa Teresa
Tasman Green Line Orchard
toward Winchester
Location
River Oaks station

River Oaks is an at-grade light rail station located in the center median of First Street at its intersection with River Oaks Parkway, after which the station is named, in San Jose, California. The station is owned by Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority (VTA) and is served by the Blue Line and the Green Line of the VTA light rail system.

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Services

Location

The station is located in San Jose, California in the center median of 1st Street at River Oaks Parkway. The stop serves its immediate San Jose neighborhood, which includes VTA's administration office, as well as a nearby portion of Santa Clara opposite the Guadalupe River, accessible via a bicycle-pedestrian bridge. [4] The bridge makes River Oaks one of VTA's few North San Jose light rail stops to serve a residential neighborhood, as North San Jose is almost entirely industrial.

It is within walking distance of River Oaks Park.

Platform layout

Side platform, doors will open on the left
Northbound VTA-Blue-icon.svg Blue Line toward Baypointe (Tasman)
VTA-Green-icon.svg Green Line toward Old Ironsides (Tasman)
Southbound VTA-Blue-icon.svg Blue Line toward Santa Teresa (Orchard)
VTA-Green-icon.svg Green Line toward Winchester (Orchard)
Side platform, doors will open on the left

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References

  1. "VTA Light Rail System". Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority . October 11, 2021. Retrieved 2022-02-04.
  2. "River Oaks Station". Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority . Retrieved 2022-02-08.
  3. "VTA Facts: Light Rail System" (PDF). Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority. November 30, 2006. Archived from the original (PDF) on March 20, 2009. Retrieved January 10, 2020.
  4. "River Oaks Bicycle/Pedestrian Bridge Project" . Retrieved 4 June 2011.