HIGH SPEED RAIL

St. Thomas Times-Journal - - LOCAL NEWS -

350 km high speed rail sys­tem be­tween Toronto and Wind­sor, with stops in Kitch­ener, Guelph, Lon­don and Chatham.

Price tag: about $20-bil­lion.

Full sys­tem could be run­ning by 2031.

Trains could travel up to 250 km/h.

Trip from Lon­don to Union Sta­tion would take 73 min­utes.

$15 mil­lion en­vi­ron­men­tal as­sess­ment cur­rently un­der­way.

Ru­ral res­i­dents con­cerned about rail lines run­ning through their farms and trun­cat­ing roads, es­pe­cially for emer­gency ser­vices.

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