BC Transit

Colwood mayor says increased service better option than free youth transit passes

‘Victoria only thinks about bringing everyone to the downtown core,’ says Rob Martin

 

BC Transit seeks feedback for proposed route changes to Esquimalt, View Royal

Feedback can be collected through open houses, survey

 

B.C.’s first ride-hailing app to launch in Tofino, Whistler in February

The Whistle! app will be available in Tofino on Feb.1 and in Whistler Feb. 6.

 

BC Transit offers free bus service for New Year’s

Altered schedules posted for the holiday season across Greater Victoria

Victoria resident faces discrimination from BC Transit since transitioning to a wheelchair

Daniel Sands says they are often not allowed on buses, even when there is room

BC Transit to install new equipment to accommodate larger bikes

New bike racks will be installed on fleets throughout the province

Central Saanich councillor offers counter-challenge to Victoria’s bus-riding motion

Councillor says Victoria can take things further by eliminating political perks

Victoria councillor challenges elected officials to use public transit for a week

Only taking the bus for a week will give more insight into what needs to be done, Dubow says

BC Transit investigates HandyDART bus collision

Crash involved a car and the HandyDart bus early Saturday morning

BC Transit starts outfitting buses in Greater Victoriawith doors to improve driver safety

The $6.5 million project will see all buses equipped with the new doors by the end of 2020

West Shore RCMP investigating bus crash on Trans-Canada Highway in Langford

Maintenance work planned for Highway 1 near Leigh Road, starting at 7 p.m.

Protective doors for BC Transit drivers coming later this year

$6.5 million project will see old buses retrofitted while new buses will come with added protection

Greater Victoria commission says ‘no’ to regional youth transit pass pilot

The City of Victoria still offering free youth transit passes starting this fall

Just want to catch the bus from Butchart Gardens? You still have to pay full entry price

Company charging non-customers full entry fee to catch BC Transit bus on property

BC Transit aims to have all-electric bus fleet by 2040

Greater Victoria will see the province’s first 10 electric buses by 2021

BC Transit launches GPS bus tracking system across Greater Victoria

NextRide can now be accessed by all transit passengers

Studies for E&N corridor still on track after BC Transit investments

Recent investment in bus fleet expansion doesn’t slow studies into alternative transportation routes

Greater Victoria to see all 10 of the electric buses announced by federal-provincial governments

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced $79 million in joint funding for 118 new buses across B.C.

Saanich councillor questions effectiveness of free transit passes for youth

Coun. Judy Brownoff said efforts should focus on improving service levels

Live bus tracking system coming to Victoria this month

BC Transit’s NextRide program is set to launch on July 25