Pangasinan 2nd District Representative Leopoldo Bataoil wants to revive the North Luzon Railway System.
The Pangasinan politiko led a joint resolution filed by Northern and Central Luzon representatives urging the government to reestablish the which traverses Metro Manila, Bulacan, Pampanga, Pangasinan, and La Union.
Bataoil said Northern Luzon and Central Luzon lost many opportunities because of the closure of the railway.
He added that other countries’ economy and tourism have benefitted from maintaining their old railways.
Bataoil also said that the joint resolution asked the Department of Transportation (DOTr) to submit plans for the revival of the railway. #