Reference

Guidelines

Included in this section are the FCM-RAC Guidelines for New Development in Proximity to Railway Operations (May 2013) and the CTA Guidelines for the Resolution of Complaints Concerning Railway Noise and Vibration under the Canada Transportation Act. Of note is the Local Dispute Resolution Framework developed and approved by the FCM-RAC Proximity Steering Committee for use by railways and community stakeholders.

Click here for FCM-RAC Guidelines for New Development to Railway Operations. (pdf 5MB)
Location: Proximity Issues website
Source: Railway Association of Canada
Date: May 2013

Click here for 2013 Guide to Railway Charges for Crossing Maintenance and Construction. (pdf 176KB)
Location: Proximity Issues website
Source: Canadian Transportation Agency (CTA)
Date: July 2013

Click here for Trespassing on Railway Property (A Community Problem-Solving Guide). (pdf 3.8MB)
Location: Proximity Issues website
Source: Operation Lifesaver
Date: 2011

Click here for Guidelines for the Resolution of Complaints Concerning Railway Noise and Vibration Under the Canada Transportation Act. (pdf 525KB)
Location: Proximity Issues website
Source: Canadian Transportation Agency (CTA)
Date: November 2007

Click here for Pedestrian Safety at Grade Crossing Guide. (pdf 170KB)
Location: Proximity Issues website
Source: Transport Canada
Date: August 2007

Click here for Proximity Guidelines and Best Practices. (pdf 745KB)
Location: Proximity Issues website
Source: Railway Association of Canada
Date: August 2007

Click here for Local Dispute Resolution Framework. (pdf 69KB)
Location: Proximity Issues website
Source: Railway Association of Canada
Date: December 2006