Blog posts : "bc"

The E.&N. railway siding, at which these bins have been constructed is about 1½ miles north of Somenos station,

December 17, 2011

All they had to do was get it to the E&N,

November 16, 2011

began pressing governments for the funds to restore the railway.

November 16, 2011

Dayliners removed from service could 'pull last spike out of Vancouver Island'

November 16, 2011

the western communities and Victoria is an unfinished study.

November 16, 2011

A quartet of historic Cowichan Valley railway-trestle bridges,

November 16, 2011

The greatest "bang for the buck" would be a pilot project serving the areas with the greatest population densities

November 16, 2011

Any money spent on the E&N Railway will be borrowed, as both levels of government are in deficit.

August 21, 2011

Island needs co-ordinated public transport that works as one system

August 21, 2011

The decision to close the station was difficult, said Via Rail spokeswoman Anne-Sophie Desmeules.

August 21, 2011

Hard work, luck combined to save historic structure from demolition

August 3, 2011

A time-lapse video of the restoration on the Kinsol Trestle can be viewed at:

August 3, 2011

The trestle was built in 1929 to link Victoria to Nootka Sound to transport timber.

August 3, 2011

It has come together piece by piece, nail by nail, dollar by dollar.

July 27, 2011

That sort of talk makes me wonder whether the feds truly intend to get on board with this project.

July 11, 2011

"Now $500,000 of that will allow the foundation to complete an engineering inspection of approximately 40 rail bridges

June 28, 2011

Funding may come from hike in gas taxes

June 1, 2011

Premier hints there could be money made available for Island's troubled railway

May 25, 2011

Clark said she is keenly aware how important the old railway line is to Island communities,

May 20, 2011

"They have to be in to make this project a reality. If they are in, we will make this project a reality."

May 20, 2011
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