Community Round Table Meeting

Over 45 people attending the first Community Round Table Meeting held in Parksville on Friday, February 3rd. Attendees heard from speakers from partnering organizations involved with the corridor foundation to provide an in-depth look of the current and future opportunities.
Round table attendees will participate in topics included:
– SVI Rail operations & business plan
– Trail Development
– First Nation Declaration
– Historic Stations
– Tourism Excursion Train
– Alberni Pacific Railway
– Biking Tourism Opportunities
– Commuter Train

Agenda – Community Round Table Meeting

Frank Butzelaar, President SVI Reviewing the Four Pillar approach for rail on Vancouver Island.
Frank Reviewing the VIA Rail Train Service Agreement
Current Rail Car Business

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Southern Rail Morning Image

Joan Mitchel, RDN giving an overview of the new rail trail from Parksville out to Coombs
Kathryn Gagnon, curator of the Cowichan Valley Museum and Archives
Duncan Train Station

Commute Imafe
16403096_952943348139971_2095712279796518237_o Kevin Hunter, president of Western Vancouver Island Industrial Heritage Society (IHS)

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APR Powerpoint
ICF Image

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