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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 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

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…
May 23, 2024

VIA Rail unveils its plan to transform passenger rail in Canada

in Articles and News

Mario Péloquin, President and Chief Executive Officer of VIA Rail Canada (VIA Rail), unveiled today the Corporation's strategic plan: VIAction 2030. Through this ambitious plan based on concrete objectives, VIA Rail aims to become a best-in-class operator in North America and a leader in integrated mobility at the heart of…
May 16, 2024

A First Look at South Keys Station: The Interchange of O-Train Line 2 and Line 4

in Behind the Scenes

On May 16, 2024, Rail Fans Canada got the opportunity to check out the progress of Stage 2 South at one of its most important stations: South Keys. This new station will act as the interchange between Line 2 and Line 4, allowing passengers to connect between the Ottawa International Airport…