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Community Workshop & MySafeRailApp Launch:

  • Christie Gardens Auditorium 600 Melita Crescent Toronto, ON, M6G 3Z4 Canada (map)

Safe Rail Communities and Christie Dupont Rail Safety Group (in collaboration with York University's Disaster & Emergency Management Program) are pleased to invite you to a Community Workshop on Rail Safety on Saturday, May 27th, from 1 pm to 4 pm. This event will be held in the auditorium of Christie Gardens at 600 Melita Crescent, Toronto, ON, and will include:

Launch of MySafeRailApp (GTA)*
MySafeRailApp community workshop (tablets will be available at each table but you're welcome to bring your own device to use)
Rail safety discussion on community engagement and action

The primary goal of this community workshop is to create an informed and collaborative environment in which participants can become familiar with MySafeRailApp and learn more about community engagement and actions with respect to rail safety.
*MySafeApp is a part of a collaborative effort between York University’s Disaster and Emergency Management Program, Advanced Disaster, Emergency and Rapid Response Simulation (ADERSIM) & Safe Rail Communities. The project is called “Enhancing Community Preparedness for Rail Emergencies” and is, generously, funded by the York Faculty of Liberal Arts and Professional Studies, Global and Community Engagement Collaborative Project Fund.
Parking:There is overflow parking for CG employees & visitors on the east side of Christie Street, immediately north of the underpass.