Council endorses British Columbia passenger rail service between North Vancouver and Prince George

March 25, 2016

By Monica Lamb-Yorski – Williams Lake Tribune

A call for restoring passenger rail service between Prince George to North Vancouver  is being supported by Williams Lake city council.Website Insert Passenger Trains Very Well copy

During its regular meeting Tuesday March 22, mayor and council endorsed a request from Mayor Marg Lampman, District of Lilloett, asking for their support of her community’s request to have the passenger service put back in place.

The city will write a letter of support.

Rural communities have been struggling to fill the void left when the passenger rail service was discontinued in October 2002 when the BC Rail line was leased to CN Rail, Lampman said in a letter she sent to council.

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