July 2017: Major Delays for Freight Destined to Churchill, MB
Please be advised that, due to severe flooding in Churchill, MB, the Hudson Bay Railway line between Gillam and Churchill has been closed.
Currently, the only connectivity to Churchill is by air; therefore, shipments will be delayed and additional charges may apply. Priority will be given to critical shipments, including groceries and medical supplies.
Day & Ross Freight will make every effort to accommodate freight.
Prior to shipping any freight destined to Churchill, MB, please contact Customer Care at 1.866.329.7677 or your dedicated Day & Ross sales professional.
According to a CBC report, trains are not expected to run again between Gillam and Churchill until spring 2018 at the earliest.