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Feb 07

High Speed Rail Canada’s verdict on VIA’s High Frequency Rail proposal: a mystery inside an enigma. TAO proposes the High Performance Rail alternative.

By TAO-admin | Ontario

On January 26, 2017, Paul Langan wrote on the High-Speed Rail Canada group’s website, “One thing has been constant about VIA RAIL in my over thirty years of rail advocacy. Their secrecy and arrogance to the taxpayers and the advocates that support them has not waivered.” The most recent example cited by Langan is VIA’s […]

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Jan 07

Op Ed on Rail Improvements in Southwestern Ontario

By TAO-admin | Ontario

Transport Action Ontario board member Ken Westcar recently published an op ed article in the London Free Press, advocating for significant, short-term improvements to existing passenger rail services in Ontario, rather than solely studying a high-speed rail service. The article is pasted below: LONDON FREE PRESSOPINIONUpgrades would outpace high-speed rail Ken Westcar, Special to Postmedia […]

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