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Rail Safety

Rail Safety Town Hall

RAIL SAFETY FIRST, a coalition of residents associations concerned about rail safety. Thier goal is safe, transparent and accountable rail. They are holding a public meeting: Wednesday, 27 May 2015 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM U of T Auditorium – UTS/Sociology/OISE Building – St. George Campus  371 Bloor […]

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Community Rail Safety Meeting

Safe Rail Communities ( is a community-based initiative advocating for more transparency and safeguards with respect to the transportation by rail of dangerous goods, particularly crude oil. They are holding a public meeting: Central YMCA, 20 Grosvenor Friday, June 12th 7 – 9:30 pm   This group […]

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Rail Safety Meeting

Since the Lac Megantic tragedy, Councillor Fragedakis has  been advocating for the City to take a more active role in railway safety.   Council passed a recommendation of hers calling for a public meeting on the issue. The City’s Office of Emergency Management will be holding a meeting on rail safety: […]

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Rail Safety City Hall Update

Report on Councillor Fragedakis Railway Safety Motion (see motion below) A report on Councillor Fragedakis’s motion on railway safety is expected to be on the agenda for the May 27th Executive Committee. You will be able to find that post here when it is posted. You can […]

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Rail Safety Information

Much of the oil being shipped by rail is the so called Bakken crude, which is produced through fracking and other new drilling technologies. Lac Megantic Disaster The Lac-Mégantic Disaster – Where Does the Buck Stop? from the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives What is fracking? Here […]

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