City of Leduc supports development of regional passenger rail in Alberta
Leduc, Alberta December 15th, 2021 - City of Leduc Mayor Bob Young signed the much anticipated letter of support from the city today for development of a travel system hub in Leduc connecting Leduc to Wetaskiwin, Edmonton and more than 20 communities along the Calgary - Edmonton corridor.
Bob Young confirmed that "we support the concept of passenger rail service between Edmonton and Calgary and look forward to future discussions on this important initiative".
Alberta Regional Rail spokesman Thomas Fryer confirms "Leduc is an integral stop along the corridor. The train station will propel further development within Leduc and offers local shops, services, offices and affordable housing to residents of Leduc".
Alberta Regional Railway
Box 70065 Creekside RPO
Airdrie, AB, T4B 0V9
Source : Alberta Regional Rail