A novel infrastructure story: moving Canadian grain to global markets

All of the essential pieces for investing in a new fleet of grain cars and meeting the Government of Canada’s infrastructure, innovation and economic growth objectives are coming together nicely in 2017. It is time to come aboard.

How does the federal government’s agenda to boost economic growth with massive infrastructure investments connect with upgrading its fleet of hopper cars? The curious intersection of these two policy objectives was identified last fall by Dominic Barton, chair of Finance Minister Bill Morneau’s Advisory Council on Economic Growth. The Hill Times photograph by Sam Garcia


PUBLISHED : Monday, Feb. 13, 2017 12:00 AM

If you are already a subscriber

Subscribe to The Hill Times

Subscribe to the digital and/or print editions and get instant access to The Hill Times online.



The Hill Times’ List of The Best Books in 2016


PBO again at odds with feds over budget details


All you need to know about marijuana legalization in Canada


People are better haters than forgivers


Spouses of Canadians to get permanent residency immediately: McCallum