VIA Rail – Update on Infrastructure Work

VIA Rail – Update on Infrastructure Work

Via Rail staff have advised my office of impending infrastructure work in River Ward. In the coming week, Thursday, November 24th to Sunday, November, 27th rail infrastructure maintenance will occur on VIA Rail’s right-of-way between Riverside Drive and Heron Road.

The following projects require completion in the abovementioned area:

Thursday, November 24th (night): Rail Surfacing behind Ramsgate and Marble Crescent.
Saturday, November 26th (night): Rail Surfacing behind Otterson and Fielding Drive.
Sunday, November 27th (night): Rail Surfacing behind Sandhurst and Coleman Street.

This work is expected to cause low levels of noise disruption.

It should be noted that schedules and timeframes are estimates and are subject to contractor availability, weather and equipment performance. 


If residents have any questions or concerns please contact my office or Via Rail directly.


Melanie Book

Senior Advisor, Government and Community Relations

Conseillère principale, Relations avec les gouvernements et les collectivités

VIA Rail Canada Inc.

40 rue Elgin Street, Suite 401 – Ottawa – Ontario – K1P 1C7

T : 613.907.8355

C : 613-290-3221