Charged with determining the role for rail in the Province for the remainder of this century and into the next, the Ontario Task Force on Provincial Rail Policy has made a series of recommendations which are seen leading to revitalization of rail as a major component of an integrated transportation system. The Report's 12 chapters: The Challenge to the Task Force; Fundamentals of the System; Passenger Rail--An Essential Service; Commuter Rail; Ontario's Local and Regional Services; The Special Requirements for Northern Ontario; Rail Freight; Issues of Railway Costing; Research, Development and Economic Opportunities; Railway Electrification and Alternative Fuel Strategies; Protecting the Public Interest; The Changing Roles.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Ontario Task Force on Provincial Rail Policy

    Room 172, Legislative Building, Queen's Park
    Toronto, ONo M7A 1A2,   Canada 
  • Publication Date: 1981-1

Media Info

  • Features: Photos;
  • Pagination: 128 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00334696
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Final Rpt.
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 9 1981 12:00AM