crossrail network railIt’s been a long wait, but Alberta’s NDP government is expected Thursday to pledge its share of funding for the first stage of Calgary’s highly anticipated $4.65-billion Green Line LRT project.   The province said late Wednesday that Premier Rachel Notley, Transportation Minister Brian Mason and Mayor Naheed Nenshi will make an “important infrastructure announcement” Thursday morning at a news conference at the 4th Street LRT Station. It’s believed the announcement will provide detail on a funding package for the massive rail line —  the largest public transit project in Calgary’s history.  Read More