(Lac-Megantic) Taking advantage of his presence at the General Meeting of hydrocarbons vigilance Regroupement Quebec (RVHQ) in Becancour Sunday Coalition of citizens and organizations committed to rail safety in Lac-Megantic announced a rally in Lac Megantic, Sunday, July 10, at 13 h 30, to commemorate the third anniversary of the train tragedy of downtown Lac-Megantic.
The programming of this activity will include some well-known speakers and speech refractory to further transport of petroleum products and other hazardous materials on the rails of downtown Lac-Megantic.
This gathering will be held in the parking lot near the railway’s historic downtown Lac-Megantic, notes Robert Bellefleur, spokeswoman for the Coalition.
In closing the event, which will be highly publicized, the organization plans the symbolic occupation, but legal, the railway on the public through the downtown Lac-Megantic.
“In addition to this symbolic occupation, participants will be invited to testify on the railway stuffed doggies, in memory of the two children who died in this tragedy, as well as in support to 27 children are orphans who lost their parents organic, “Mr. Bellefleur said.