GO Kitchener Expansion

Rank 2022

60

Image Credit: Metrolinx

Industry Sector: Transit

Project Type: Rail

Project Value: $959 million

Funding Source: Public

Provincial Funding: $959 million

Province: Ontario

City / Region: Toronto to Kitchener

Estimated End Date of Substantial Completion: TBD

The Kitchener GO expansion will enhance train service over its outermost segment to offer a versatile regional travel option that runs outside rush hour. There will be more trips at every point along the line—from Kitchener-Waterloo, Guelph, Halton Hills, Brampton, Mississauga, and Toronto, including new stations along the way. The planned work and projected service levels on the Kitchener GO corridor can be divided into three geographic parts.

Part One: Union Station to Bramalea

• Fourth Track Installation

• Weston Station Improvements

• Highway 401 and 409 Rail Tunnel

• Bramalea GO Station

• Brampton GO Station Improvements:

• GO Expansion/Electrification

Part Two: Bramalea to Georgetown

• Heritage Road Layover

Part Three: Georgetown to Kitchener

• Track Work

• Speed River Bridge Improvements (Guelph)

• Guelph Locomotive Relocation

• King Victoria Transit Hub (Kitchener)

Project Owner: Metrolinx

Engineer: Gannett Fleming, Aecom

Other Key Players: Canadian National Railway Company

2022 Rank: 60

2019 Rank: 37

2018 Rank: 31

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