Notice of railway work CP – as of October 10, 2017

Beginning October 10, CP will be installing new ties as part of its tie replacement program on the Westmount subdivision, starting at mile post 0 and ending at mile post 4.6 (Lucien L’Allier station to Montreal West station).

This work could impact residents in the municipalities and boroughs of Montreal (Ville-Marie), Westmount, Cote-Des-Neiges / Notre-Dame-De-Grace and Montreal West. Track maintenance is an integral part of CP’s safety program with investments into our infrastructure to ensure trains continue to operate safely through communities.

Expected Duration: Starting October 10 and extending up to a maximum of three weeks, crews will be removing and replacing rail ties within this corridor. The work will be done during weeknights, between 11:00 p.m. and 6:00 a.m. People should expect to see or hear heavy machinery noise, rail ties, banging, idling trucks waiting to proceed, dust, voices, and reversing trucks.

Residents with questions or concerns about our operations can call our 24/7 toll-free Community Connect line at: 1 (800) 766-7912 or email

To report an emergency, please contact the CP Police service at: 1-800-716-9132; 24 hours a day.


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