MONTREAL, June 14, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - VIA Rail Canada announced that it
has reached an agreement with the Canadian Auto Workers (CAW) union,
which represents some 2,200 service, sales office and maintenance
personnel. VIA Rail will continue to operate according to its regular
Customers with inquiries concerning their travel plans may contact 1 888
VIA-RAIL (842-7245), 1 800 268-9503 (hearing impaired), or check VIA
Rail's website at viarail.ca.
About VIA Rail Canada
As Canada's national rail passenger service, VIA Rail Canada's mandate
is to provide safe, efficient and economical passenger transportation
service, in both official languages of our country. VIA operates
intercity, regional and transcontinental trains linking 450 communities
across its 12,500-kilometre route network. Recipient of the Railway
Association of Canada's Safety Award in 2011 for the 11th time in 12 years, and of the 2012 Agent's Choice Award voted by
Canadian travel agents and presented by Baxter Travel Media, VIA safely
transports nearly four million passengers annually. Since 2007, the
Government of Canada has invested almost a billion dollars in VIA Rail.
Follow the progress of our transformation at http://www.viarail.ca/en/about-via-rail/capital-investment.
Follow us on our Evolution Blog at viaevolution.ca.
SOURCE: VIA Rail Canada Inc.
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