10. Cumberland Street & Columbia Street

Primarily operated by: CP
Safety audit complete: Yes
Design complete: Yes
Construction status: TBD
Whistle cessation process: Step 4


Work at this crossing is not anticipated to occur until 2020 when Metro Vancouver’s Sapperton Pump Station Construction is anticipated to be complete. In addition, the City is currently awaiting comments from the Railways with respect to an amended safety audit to identify the required upgrades.

CN Rail temporarily upgraded the crossing surface in November 2018. 

Information last updated: June 5, 2019

  • How do I get involved?
    The Railway Community Advisory Panel, comprised of members from the City, railway companies, and the community formally discuss issues such as whistle cessation. If you would like to attend a meeting or bring a delegation you can contact Legislative Services at 604.527.4523 or  

  • For more information, please contact:
    Roger Emanuels
    Manager of Design & Construction