August 19, 2010, 9:00 am
The lineup at Oakridge-41st for the Canada Line opening. Taken August 17, 2009.
As I’ve mentioned, in honour of Canada Line’s one-year anniversary on August 17, I’ve dug up some little-seen photos from opening day. It turns out we have a lot of photos, so I’ll be posting them in four installments over the week!
This is part three, with pictures from Oakridge-41st, Langara-49th, and Bridgeport Stations. (Here’s part 1, part 2, and part 4 in this series.)
Again, this is just a small sample of many: see the full gallery of photos in this Flickr set!
A Canada Line attendant jokes with the crowd at Oakridge-41st Station. Taken August 17, 2009.
Langara College held a barbecue on campus to celebrate the Canada Line opening. Taken August 17, 2009.
Staff at the Langara-49th booth. Taken August 17, 2009.
The lineup at Bridgeport Station. Taken August 17, 2009.
For more, feel free to check out some first day stories, a roundup of opening day photo and video, and some past Buzzer posts about the construction of the line. As well, here’s the schedule and activity map from opening day!