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Wait continues for response on ACR

Wait continues for response on ACR

If Transport Canada does not agree to the local ACR stakeholder group's plan that will see continued operations of the passenger rail service... To view the full article...

Low Level Road Project completion clears way for additional train capacity

Low Level Road Project completion clears way for additional train capacity

The Low Level Road Project in North Vancouver, BC, Canada, is now complete... To view the full article please click here.

TD cuts Q1 outlook for Canadian economy

TD cuts Q1 outlook for Canadian economy

TD Bank trimmed its outlook for the Canadian economy as it predicted low oil prices will take a larger bite out of the first quarter... To view the full article please click...

Hamilton meeting with the premier will be a regular event

Hamilton meeting with the premier will be a regular event

Those who were concerned that Mayor Fred Eisenberger didn’t go to a meeting with the premier on Tuesday needn’t worry. It’s going to be a regular event... To view the...

UPDATE 1-CN Rail says harsh winter one reason for spike in 2014 accidents

UPDATE 1-CN Rail says harsh winter one reason for spike in 2014 accidents

An unusually harsh winter is one of the reasons Canadian National Rail Co suffered a sharp increase in the number of train accidents in 2014... To view the full article...

5 things to know about Canada's RMB currency trading hub

5 things to know about Canada's RMB currency trading hub

North America's first trading hub for China's currency, the renminbi, will strengthen the trade relationship between Canada and the Asian economic powerhouse... To view the...

CN continues major rehabilitation work on Quebec Bridge

CN continues major rehabilitation work on Quebec Bridge

Major rehabilitation work part of a C$95M investment program in partnership with the Quebec Ministry of Transport... To view the full article please click here.

Ambassador Heyman says ‘no better trading relationship’ than Canada-U.S.

Ambassador Heyman says ‘no better trading relationship’ than Canada-U.S.

Forget Keystone XL, the Canada-U.S. relationship is too big to fail... To view the full article please click here.

Eisenberger says important issue is keeping him from Wynne meeting

Eisenberger says important issue is keeping him from Wynne meeting

Mayor Fred Eisenberger says he has a very good reason why he can’t make it to a Queen’s Park meeting with the premier about transit and economic issues on Tuesday... To...

Toronto's Scarborough Line turns 30, debuts two new trains

Toronto's Scarborough Line turns 30, debuts two new trains

The Toronto Transit Commission (TTC) last week announced it would debut two new trains on its Scarborough transit line... To view the full article please click here.  

Via Rail pondering alternative Ontario routing for suspended Canadian

Via Rail pondering alternative Ontario routing for suspended Canadian

After months of late arrivals due to track congestion on CN’s northern Ontario main... To view the full article please click here.

Why do big transit projects almost always go over budget? In this case, you really can blame the politicians

Why do big transit projects almost always go over budget? In this case, you really can blame the politicians

Whenever a major transportation project is announced, it’s almost a cliché when it ends up delayed and over budget... To view the full article please click here.