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City of La Tuque takes over its train stations

viarail_THE CANADIAN PRESS-Peter McCabe.JPGFor months, Via Rail has been announcing station closures, cutting rail service, and eliminating customer service agent jobs across Quebec.

The city of La Tuque was among those affected by these closures, but the city was not willing to give up that easily: it will be taking over the administration of its two train stations itself, in Parent and La Tuque. Mayor Normand Beaudoin joined us this morning to explain.

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