We recently secured and cleaned up the Courtenay Station, we worked with a local student to do the work needed to secure the station. Once the window coverings were in place William Munro shared his experience with us. Thank you […]
Annual General Meeting well attended Approximately 40 people attend the annual general meeting April 27th, 2017 at the Vancouver Island Conference Centre. Reports from the auditors, the solicitor, the Chair and CEO as well as presentations from the rail operator, […]
In late June the speeder group, NARCOA came to the island with over 20 speeders and 33 people spent the week touring Vancouver Island by railway.
A plan for the rehabilitation of the Courtenay Heritage Train Station has been submitted by Tectonica Management to Heritage Canada for review. The restoration of the station is being undertaken in phases with Courtenay Rotary. Phase I saw a new […]
Some of the profits from slot machines at Chances Gaming Centre are to pay for a feasibility study into the possibility of restoring Courtenay’s heritage train station. On Monday, City council agreed to allocate $6,500 from its gaming income to […]
Len Anglin of Ironwood Shake & Tile Company and Rod Hunter Past President of the Rotary Club of Courtenay are excited to see the new roof installed on the Courtenay Train Station just before the snow arrived……timing is everything. The […]
Rotary restoring century-old train station BY DREW A. PENNER, COMOX VALLEY ECHO OCTOBER 22, 2013 Weeds have grown up along the rail bed. Graffiti lines a nearby wall. And its roof leaks pretty badly. But the efforts of several local […]
By Renee Andor – Comox Valley Record Published: March 25, 2013 3:00 PM The Courtenay Train Station will receive some much-needed attention — starting with a new roof. “We are going to be definitely putting a new roof on, and Rotary will […]