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Rail Fans Canada is dedicated to the exploration and discovery of rail public transit across Canada. Our platform provides a wealth of engaging content, from captivating photos and informative videos and articles, all designed to take our viewers and readers along for the ride. Join us in our journey as we interview the experts to bring you first-hand knowledge and informed-based commentary on rail transit in Canada. Whether you're a lifelong rail enthusiast or simply curious about Canada's impressive transit systems, Rail Fans Canada is the perfect destination for discovering and learning about the history, operations, and latest developments in rail transit.

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June 14, 2024

Advocacy and Lobbying

in About

Passenger rail is a vital component of Canada's transportation network, offering an efficient, sustainable, and accessible means of travel. It connects communities, reduces road congestion, lowers carbon emissions, and supports economic growth. At Rail Fans Canada, we believe that advocating for the expansion and improvement of passenger rail services can…
June 13, 2024

Le gouvernement du Québec agira pour améliorer le transport à Québec et dans Chaudière-Appalaches

in Articles and News

Note this press release is only available in french. For more information in english, please refer to the press release from CDPQ Infra released on June 12, 2024.À la suite du dépôt du rapport de la filiale « portefeuille infrastructures » de la Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec…
June 13, 2024

Transit Commission receives updates on OC Transpo’s Canada Day preparations and O-Train Line 1 annual maintenance

in Articles and News

The Transit Commission today received an update on OC Transpo's preparations for Canada Day, upcoming O-Train Line 1 maintenance activities and details on the successful conclusion of the On-Demand Transit demonstration pilot project.OC Transpo is the best way to travel to Canada Day events across the city, with free service…
June 12, 2024

Edmonton awards Design-Build contract for Capital Line South LRT Extension project

in Articles and News

The City of Edmonton has awarded the Design-Build contract for Phase 1 of the Capital Line South Extension project from Century Park to north of Ellerslie Road. The City completed negotiations and formally awarded the contract to Capital Line Design-Build Ltd., a member of the Ledcor Group of Companies, with…
June 12, 2024

CDPQ Infra presents an ambitious master plan for mobility in the greater Québec City area

in Articles and News, Quebec City Tramway

CDPQ Infra presents its report, an ambitious master plan to improve mobility throughout the Communauté métropolitaine de Québec (CMQ): the Circuit intégré de transport express (CITÉ) plan. This ambitious plan aims to roll out, in three phases, a new network of nearly 100 km of corridors dedicated to public transit…
May 31, 2024

Transit Commission and Light Rail Sub-Committee receives updates on O-Train extensions and Line 1 service improvement plans External

in Articles and News

At a joint meeting today, the Transit Commission and Light Rail Sub-Committee received an update on the O-Train extensions and details on plans to improve service reliability of the O-Train Line 1 vehicles.The Committees heard that the Stage 2 LRT project has achieved several milestones this year including the start…
May 31, 2024

Projet structurant de l'est : Une proposition performante, attrayante, financièrement responsable et rassembleuse pour répondre aux besoins de mobilité du secteur

in Articles and News

Please note that the report and press release is only available in French. Should an English version becomes available, it will be added to this article. Note that the title and content was taken directly from the press release, and as such is not an endorsement or representation of the…