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,…


The 2021 Asian Heritage Month banner from the Government of Canada

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…


Aliya Mohamed - Top 40 under 40

Top 40 Under 40 – Aliya Mohamed

Community is woven into the fabric that is TransLink. After all, bringing the people and places of Metro Vancouver together is the foundation of what…


Evo Car Share, Mobi by ShawGo and Modo Co-op integrate with Compass Card during the Shared Mobility Pilot.

TransLink Tomorrow’s Shared Mobility Pilot nets a Clean50 Top Project award

TransLink Tomorrow's innovative and unique Shared Mobility Pilot program, between TransLink, Evo Car Share, Mobi by ShawGo and Modo Co-operative, is…


Bright Idea helps educate customers on bus payment methods

Disclaimer: This story was written in November 2020.  After noticing many of his customers, often tourists, were struggling to pay the correct fare…


The north stationhouse at Surrey Central Station

SkyTrain’s Surrey Central Station receives three City of Surrey Civic Distinction Awards

TransLink's Surrey Central Station project is the recipient of three City of Surrey Civic Distinction Awards! The city presents these awards of…


Getting back in the saddle: How the PEDAL Society is helping the community 

When Phillip Arsenault was laid off last year, he didn’t know what life had in store for him. COVID-19 kept taking its toll on thousands like him as…


Bus operator standing at the door of a bus

#ThanksTransit on Transit Operator and Worker Appreciation Day

We're joining transit agencies across Canada in celebrating Transit Operator and Worker Appreciation Day on March 18 — a day set aside to honour and…


Laura Pineault, a West Coast Express train conductor

Train Conductor reflects on rewarding career

Transit Operator and Worker Appreciation Day on March 18 each year is a day to remember the contributions of all those who work in transit – from the…


Photo of SeaBus sailing in the Burrard Inlet

Underrepresented groups in the marine industry sea future thanks to partnership with BCIT

Recently, eager students in BCIT’s Enhanced Bridge Watch Rating Program visited SeaBus to gain a better understanding of what a career in the marine…


SkyTrain crossing SkyBridge with Pattullo Bridge in the background

Two exceptional women at TransLink nominated for awards

TransLink's Jennifer MacLean and Michelle Babiuk are among an esteemed group across Canada nominated for a Women's Infrastructure Network award. It…


Photo of Bus Operator Frank Tsai who helped save a life

A lifesaving trip: How one bus operator helped save a life

Being a bus operator is all about timing. Scheduled times, run times, layover times, route timing points, and then of course - there's being in the…


Photo of Gigi Chen-Kuo and Kyla Daman-Willems

IWD2021: Moving conversations with Gigi Chen-Kuo & Kyla Daman-Willems

Today is International Women's Day. This year’s theme is #ChoosetoChallenge. A challenged world is an alert world. Individually, we're all…


Photo of Transit Police Officer Travis Blair sitting down at a coffee shop

From lavender oil to walking the beat: The importance of humanizing policing

A career in policing was never on the radar for Travis Blair, despite his love for helping people and a long lineage of maternal healthcare workers.…


A person refurbishes a bike at Our Community Bikes.

Pedals for the People program cycles community forward

What we’ve learned in the last year or so is just how important being part of the community is. For Linda Wilson, it’s having a bicycle to buy…


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