High hopes for VIA’s high-frequency rail network
High-speed rail remains an elusive dream. But a high-frequency alternative, led by VIA Rail Canada in partnership with a federal Liberal government, appears to be on the tracks to becoming a reality by the decade’s end.
Transport Omar Alghabra, pictured on Oct. 27, 2021, leaving the Liberal cabinet meeting at 111 Sussex Drive in Ottawa. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade