Media Releases and Advisories

Your Transit -- Your Say

Feb 23, 2018

Victoria – BC Transit is seeking public input through two open houses on the Saanich Peninsula on Wednesday, February 28 and Thursday, March 1.

  • Transit Systems: Victoria
  • Categories: BC Transit Announcements and Safety, Customer Engagement
  • Tags: Open House, Saanich, Victoria, Victoria Regional Transit System

Your transit – Your say

Feb 21, 2018

Mission – BC Transit and the District of Mission will be seeking public input on proposed service changes in Mission at two open houses on Tuesday, March 6.

  • Transit Systems: Central Fraser Valley
  • Categories: BC Transit Announcements and Safety, Customer Engagement
  • Tags: Mission

View Royal property being considered for regional handyDART facility

Feb 8, 2018

VICTORIA – BC Transit has applied to the Town of View Royal to amend the Official Community Plan and re-zone the property at 2401 Burnside Road (the property located southeast of the Burnside and Watkiss intersection) to locate a new regional handyDART operations and maintenance facility.

  • Transit Systems: Victoria
  • Categories: BC Transit Announcements and Safety
  • Tags: Victoria

Your transit – Your Say

Feb 8, 2018

Nanaimo – BC Transit and the Regional District of Nanaimo are hosting three transit open houses in Nanaimo on Wednesday, February 21, and Thursday, February 22.

  • Transit Systems: Nanaimo
  • Categories: BC Transit Announcements and Safety, Customer Engagement
  • Tags: Nanaimo

Family Day Feb. 12 – Check Your Local Schedule

Feb 7, 2018

Bus service levels will vary in each BC Transit community for British Columbia’s Family Day holiday on Monday, February 12.

  • Transit Systems: Global
  • Categories: Holiday Announcements

Construction begins for new southbound Victoria bus priority lanes

Jan 23, 2018

Victoria – Construction is set to begin for the southbound Douglas Street bus priority lanes, which will reach from Tolmie Avenue to Hillside Avenue. Once complete, the bus lanes will run northbound and southbound from Fisgard Avenue to Tolmie Avenue.

  • Transit Systems: Victoria
  • Categories: BC Transit Announcements and Safety
  • Tags: Victoria, Victoria Regional Transit System

Victoria handyDART services update January 20, 2018

Jan 20, 2018

Victoria - BC Transit would like to notify its valued Victoria handyDART customers that the potential for job action has been delayed and services are fully operational at this time.

  • Transit Systems: Victoria
  • Categories: BC Transit Announcements and Safety

Statement

Jan 17, 2018

My deepest sympathies, thoughts and prayers are with the family and friends of the gentleman that passed away on January 12 after an incident with a BC Transit bus on January 9.

  • Transit Systems: West Kootenay
  • Categories: BC Transit Announcements and Safety

New Abbotsford and Mission transit maintenance and operations facility update

Jan 12, 2018

Abbotsford – BC Transit invites residents of Abbotsford to a public open house about the proposed Central Fraser Valley Maintenance and Operations Facility. The open house will provide information about the rezoning, development permit and streamside protection variance applications for the property on Gladys Avenue, just south of Pratt Road in Abbotsford, B.C.

  • Transit Systems: Central Fraser Valley
  • Categories: BC Transit Announcements and Safety, Customer Engagement
  • Tags: Abbotsford, Mission