Paul Langan


Paul Langan has written five local history booklets and one book on a national topic, Forgotten Monorails of Canada (2020). He was responsible for a compilation book. His newest book , released January 2021 is"Tragedy in Galt - The May 2nd, 1956 CP Rail Crash" .  He currently is working on his next two books for release in 2021 titled,Tales of Opera -  Waterloo County/ Region  1885-2020" and "Remembering Glen Christie - History and Stories of the Village of Glen Christie, ON.


Debra Langan is professor at WLU Brantford. Son Dylan Langan has a Masters in Community Music and is the Conductor, Composer and Artistic Director currently with the Vera Causa Opera Company Daughter Katie Langan, has her Master of Applied Human Nutrition and is a Registered Dietitian. She works as a dietitian at Centre for Bariatric Excellence at Guelph General Hospital. She also coaches youth beach competitive volleyball.

High Speed Rail Canada

Paul  has been fighting for increased passenger rail service in Canada for over 20 years.He is the founder of High Speed Rail Canada. It is an educational online resource centre on high speed rail.  http://www.highspeedrailcanada.com.

Community Youth Sports Volunteer

Paul has volunteered most of his adult life in youth sports organizations. He currently is the founder of Scorpions Youth Volleyball Club. http://www.scorpionsvolleyball.ca

Recognition Awards Given to Paul Langan

2016 - Ontario Volleyball Association Recognition Award
2014 - Cambridge Sports Contributor of the Year Award
2012 - Queen's Diamond Jubilee Medal Recipient
2011 - Ontario Volleyball Association Male Developmental Coach of the Year Award
2001 - Rudolph Boost Heritage Award - City of Cambridge