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Reporting Train Horn Violations
Contact Information
In reporting a train horn violation within the Quiet Zone along the Orangethorpe line, it is important to provide as much as information as possible. You can contact us at (714) 993-8117.

Unfortunately, violations may occur at any time, so if you are unable to provide all the information requested below, we will still use any information provided. The complaint will be kept on file with the City and forwarded to both the appropriate railroad and the Federal Railroad Administration with a request to take action.

Required Information
Information required to report a train horn violation includes:
  • All persons who witnessed the violation
  • Contact information for persons who witnessed the violation
  • Date of the violation
  • Time the horns started and ended
  • Times the horns sounded
  • Train direction of travel
  • Train engine number
  • Whether observers saw or heard the violation

Additional Information
The Placentia Quiet Zone is a unique project that will be used as a guide for future Quiet Zones around California. The nine million dollar project was a massive undertaking by numerous agencies. The public’s support to contact political representatives and corresponding agencies is greatly appreciated.

401 East Chapman Avenue
Placentia, CA 92870
(714) 993-8117