Québec to invest $330 M in an underground garage at Côte-Vertu station

via STM

The Government of Québec will invest 330 million dollars in the construction project for an underground garage for trains at Côte-Vertu station.

The Government of Québec will invest 330 million dollars in the construction project for an underground garage for trains at Côte-Vertu station. The garage will make it possible to replace first-generation métro cars and meet increased transit ridership along with other requirements, including the Blue line’s future extension. Société de transport de Montréal (STM) will contribute the remaining funds, for an overall investment of nearly 440 million dollars.

The Minister of Municipal Affairs and Land Occupancy, Minister of Public Security, responsible for the Montréal Region, Martin Coiteux, made the announcement earlier today on behalf of the Minister of Transport, Sustainable Mobility and Transportation Electrification Laurent Lessard, with Mayor of Montréal Denis Coderre, Saint-Laurent Borough Mayor Alan DeSousa and STM Board Chairman Philippe Schnobb in attendance.

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