Quebec AM | Jul 11, 2013 | 8:48

Townships cities push for railway safety

In the aftermath of the deadly train derailment in Lac-Mégantic, municipalities in the Eastern Townships plan to team up to ensure better rail safety for their own communities. Our Townships Reporter Sarah Rogers brings us that story.

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