News Release Archive

  Street lighting will be installed next week at the railway
  crossing at the LaFarge Cement Plant in Brookfield,
  Colchester County, Transportation and Communications
  Minister Richie Mann announced today. 
  "Street lighting should improve visibility at the railway
  crossing and make the area safer for drivers," Mr. Mann
  "We are prepared to lead the effort to improve safety at
  this crossing by ensuring immediate installation of the
  lights. We will also continue to work with LaFarge Cement
  Plant and CN Rail to cooperate in this situation," he said.
  A joint investigation of the railway crossing was carried
  out by officials of LaFarge Cement Plant, CN Rail and
  Department of Transportation and Communications following a
  November accident involving a motor vehicle and a train.
  Contact: Donna McCready 902-424-8687
  trp                        Dec. 15, 1995