Full Driver Doors Retrofit Project Complete

Dec 18, 2020
GLOBAL – A total of 696 full driver doors have now been installed in buses across 34 transit systems to protect the health and safety of our drivers.  
  • Transit Systems: Global
  • Categories: Safety

Blast from the past: BC Transit takes double decker back in time

Dec 15, 2020
Bus 9001, the first double decker to enter service in Victoria, has once again hit the streets in its original colours and design as part of BC Transit’s anniversary celebrations.
  • Transit Systems: Victoria
  • Categories: Customer Service
  • Tags: VRTS, VRTC, Victoria

Stuff the Bus event returns to help those in need during the holidays

Dec 11, 2020
BC Transit is pleased to announce the return of the annual Stuff the Bus event in Greater Victoria.
The event, which was previously cancelled, will give locals a chance to help those in need in the Greater Victoria region by packing a bus full of goodies.
  • Transit Systems: Victoria
  • Categories: Holiday Announcements
  • Tags: Victoria Regional Transit System, BC Transit Communications

BC Restart Funding Statement Update

Dec 4, 2020
BC Transit is pleased to finalize the contribution agreements for additional COVID-19 funding with the Government of Canada and Province of BC.
  • Transit Systems: Global
  • Categories: Corporate

Cancellation of Stuff the Bus event

Dec 4, 2020
VICTORIA – For the continued safety of volunteers and customers, BC Transit has cancelled the annual Stuff the Bus event in Victoria to ensure continued alignment with public health orders.
  • Transit Systems: Victoria
  • Categories: Holiday Announcements

Santa Bus is coming to town!

Dec 2, 2020
VICTORIA – Oh, what fun it is to ride on the Santa Bus! BC Transit is excited to bring a little joy to the world once again this year.
  • Transit Systems: Victoria
  • Categories: Holiday Announcements

Victoria Celebrates 20 Years of Double Decker Buses

Dec 1, 2020
This year marks the 20th anniversary of double decker buses in the Victoria Regional Transit System. BC Transit is acknowledging the impact of these buses on the region, and the forthcoming retirement of the first 10 that entered service, with a number of planned activities.
  • Transit Systems: Victoria
  • Categories: Customer Service

Battery Electric Bus Request for Proposals Released

Nov 18, 2020
BC Transit is pleased to be proceeding with the release of a Request for Proposals (RFP) for our first 10 battery electric heavy-duty buses. Heavy duty buses are the regular 40’ transit buses you see in communities across the province.
  • Transit Systems: Global
  • Categories: Corporate