The Rivers Train Station
Rivers Train Station Restoration Project Committee
Passionate community members and VIA Rail are working to restore Rivers train station to a viable property for heritage preservation and economic development in the most environmentally way possible.
Members of the Rivers Train Station Restoration Committee are dedicated to the Restoration, Renovation and Rejuvenation of the Rivers Train Station Building.
This will be accomplished through making the station a viable property for heritage preservation and economic development.
Our Goal is to ensure the Community and Area have an Opportunity to Connect with the Past, while creating a Vision for the Future.
The station is a federally designated heritage site.
CANADA'S FIRST 'GREEN' HERITAGE STATION
The method of restoration will be carried out following the most environmentally efficient criteria making this Canada's first 'green' heritage train station!
Funding for restoration is being made possible through grants, corporate and individual support, as well as fundraising.
ONLY VIA RAIL BOARDING STATION IN WESTERN MANITOBA
VIA Rail Canada has sited Rivers as the only boarding station west of Portage la Prairie into eastern Saskatchewan, and between the north and south Manitoba borders.
1. Station History
2. The Grand Trunk Pacific
3. 100th Anniversary
4. Heritage Puzzle
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