Transport Canada Revokes Day Time Whistling Order
December 12, 2014
Transport Canada has revoked the day time whistling order dated 31 July 2014.
After review and evaluation of the corrective measures taken by the City of White Rock and BNSF, Transport Canada was satisfied that both the City and BNSF addressed hazards or conditions posing the immediate threat to safe railway operations.
The City and BNSF are still working together to address the remaining concerns that have been expressed by Transport Canada.
Previous Order from Transport Canada - 31 July 2014
Between the hours of 6:00 a.m. and 8:00 p.m., all trains are ordered to sound repeated short engine whistles regardless of whether or not animals or persons are on the track.Go to Top