Keep Dunedin Rail Rolling spokesperson Dave Kearns says the open letter asks serious questions about DRL that have been largely unanswered or ignored up to now.
Dunedin Rail workers are demanding to know why their business, including the iconic Taieri Gorge Railway, is being closed down at the same time KiwiRail has restarted one of its key scenic train journeys
Workers at Dunedin Railways Limited (DRL) are demanding to know why their management have not applied for Government funding that could save the iconic Taieri Gorge Railway.
Taieri Gorge workers marched through Dunedin streets to deliver the mayor a letter this morning.
The Keep Dunedin Rail Rolling campaign will hold a demonstration outside the Dunedin Railway Station at 10am, Tuesday 2 June 2020.
Workers at Dunedin Railways have rejected Dunedin City Council claims there is not enough time for a feasibility study and commuter rail trial this year.
Mothballing Dunedin Railways might easily be blamed on the disastrous knock-on effects of the Covid-19 pandemic but rail must not die quietly in a city whose rail heritage is an important part of its modern story.
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