Alycia Butterworth and a colleague looking at a computer screen

TransLink’s Alycia Butterworth competing at the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo

TransLink's own track-and-field athlete Alycia Butterworth is competing in the women's 3,000-metre steeplechase at the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo,…


A photo of Casey and her son, who are beneficiaries of TransLink's Compass Card donations.

How TransLink and Mamas For Mamas keep families moving

TransLink takes you to the people and places that matter the most, and during a global pandemic when barriers to everyday essentials were stretched,…


The next train screen at Gilmore Station

SkyTrain and Lonsdale Quay upgrade projects recognized for its innovation

The SkyTrain Customer Communications and Lonsdale Quay Exchange upgrade projects have been recognized by the Engineers and Geoscientists of British…


Derek Stewart and Dorit Mason reviewing safety plans

2020 in Review: Delivering TransLink’s Safe Operating Action Plan

Gigi Chen-Kuo, TransLink's Interim Chief Executive Officer, reflects on how TransLink kept our region moving throughout 2020 and the COVID-19…


Rail grinding at Waterfront Station

2020 in Review: SkyTrain on track with improving the customer experience

Michel Ladrak, President and General Manager of British Columbia Rapid Transit Company, reflects on SkyTrain's accomplishments over the last year…


A portrait of bus operator Frank Tsai

2020 in Review: How one bus operator helped save someone’s life

Mike McDaniel, President and General Manager of Coast Mountain Bus Company, shares how proud he is of transit workers. Mike applauds them for not…


The volunteers for Blue Eagle Community Cadet Program

2020 in Review: Transit Police’s Blue Eagle Community Cadets Program

Chief Officer Dave Jones of the Metro Vancouver Transit Police reflects on how the force helped keep our region moving throughout 2020 and the…


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TransLink Honours: National Indigenous History Month

June is National Indigenous History Month, with June 21 being National Indigenous Peoples Day. Here at TransLink, we acknowledge, respect, and…


TransLink Celebrates: Pride

June is Pride Month, a month to commemorate the Stonewall Uprising and to uplift the many LGBTQIA2S+ voices within our community. It's a month…


Community shuttle operator Mike Nancke

Community shuttle operator Mike Nancke proudly represents the company

At 6 feet 4 inches tall, Community Shuttle Operator Mike Nancke stands out in a crowd. Approach him, and you’re drawn to his easy smile, soothing…


Jenny Chung at a community event in 2019.

How a community-first approach makes a difference for Transit Police

This May we’ve been championing some of our employees across the TransLink network to celebrate Asian Heritage Month. Our diversity is one of our…


Albert Lau

The windfalls of knowing a second language

Among second-generation Canadians, it’s common to not have a strong command of their mother tongue growing up — but not Albert Lau. Although he’s…


A portrait of bus operator Paramjit Grewal

Transit was there for Parm, now she’s here for transit

Parm Grewal fondly remembers taking transit as a student and newcomer to Metro Vancouver. The 8 Fraser / Downtown bus was her ride to groceries.…


Mary Jeane San Pedro

Celebrating Asian Heritage Month with Mary Jeane

For Mary Jeane San Pedro, the last year has shown her what she already knew about herself: "Filipinos are very resilient in times of calamities,…


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Celebrating and honouring Asian Heritage Month

May is Asian Heritage Month in Canada. We are proud to celebrate Asian Canadians, whether they’re newcomers or their families have been deeply…


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