Sunday, August 09, 2009
High Speed Rail Train That Couldn't in Canada
Looks like I was right about high speed rail being the great stimulus package and generally great thing that never happened in Canada for IP and countless other reasons, which I blogged about here on November 30, 2008.
And here's Mike de Souza's scoop of the train that couldn't get through the politics, with HT to David Akin's tweet.
Here's the recent Toronto to Ottawa Via Rail train, on fire in a swamp area. Fortunately, nobody was hurt. Frankly, this is not exactly state of the art train service.