The Save VIA campaign has gotten a big boost.
The organization has made a working agreement with Greg Gormick. Gormick is Canada’s premier rail policy adviser and consultant.
This comes just a few days after the third phase, “the voting phase”, of Save VIA began. He says VIA Rail’s political nature, combined with an upcoming election, makes this an important step:
Gormick says the voting phase is a time when people should be asking questions about VIA:
Gormick is meeting with the group today to map out a strategy for this part of the campaign.
Save VIA says that with Gormick’s help they’ll be able to ensure politicians “clearly hear the need for enhanced rail service.”