Prince Rupert Yard - New Track Construction

The Canadian National Railway Company (CN) is planning to construct two (2) new yard tracks, with associated crossovers and turnouts, at the CN Prince Rupert Yard. A portion of the tracks are located on federal land administered by the Prince Rupert Port Authority. The new tracks will be constructed to the west of the eight (8) existing yard tracks onsite, and largely within the footprint of the existing yard access road. 

Latest update

July 26, 2021 - The assessment decision statement has been issued to the proponent.


Key documents

Key documents
Document Number Document Title File Date
3 Prince Rupert Yard - New Track Construction - March 30, 2021
2 Prince Rupert Yard - New Track Construction - March 24, 2021
1 Prince Rupert Yard - New Track Construction - February 22, 2021


Prince Rupert Port Authority
Jack Smith, Director, Environmental Planning & Compliance
200 - 215 Cow Bay Road
Prince Rupert, British Columbia V8J 1A2
Telephone: 250-627-8899

  • Location

    • Prince Rupert (British Columbia)
  • Nature of Activity

    • Railways
  • Assessment Status

  • Start Date

  • Proponent

    Canadian National Railway Company
  • Authorities

    • Prince Rupert Port Authority
  • Assessment Type

    Project on federal lands
  • Reference Number


This map is for illustrative purposes. The markers represent the approximate locations based on available data. More than one marker may be identified for a given assessment.


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...within 200 kilometres
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