Friday fun trivia: name this ticket’s year, part II!

If you like, skip to the end of this post to see another classic transit ticket and tell us what year it's from! Results from last week: what years…


Reminder: hop aboard the Albion Ferry during its last weeks of service

Albion Ferry's MV Kulleet sails during a lovely fall sunset. Photo by Duane Cooke. The Albion Ferry closes on July 31, so here's a friendly reminder…


Buzzer in Chicago: Six hours, 10 trains, 11 trips—looping the loop in Chicago!

The map of our 6h train tour around Chicago. Click to see it in detail. What do transportation professionals do for fun? A six-hour train trip on…


A tour of the Central Valley Greenway: a major new bike and walking path through three municipalities!

A section of the Central Valley Greenway in New Westminster. I don’t know if you know about this, but after more than six years of development, the…


Hey, the Buzzer is 93 today!

Happy birthday to the Buzzer! A big shout-out to everyone's favourite transit newsletter today! The Buzzer made its debut back on June 2, 1916,…


A fond farewell to Bob Banks, 1923-2009

Bob Banks, on a visit to the TransLink offices last year. I'm sad to report that longtime Buzzer cartoonist Bob Banks passed away on Sunday, May 17,…


Paving, parades, construction prompt weekend bus reroutes, plus Stadium Station escalator and elevator closures

Paving, parades, and construction have transit buses in Metro Vancouver on reroutes this weekend, plus Stadium-Chinatown Station will see an…


Wanted: questions for the Friday fun polls

Does anyone have any questions for the Friday fun polls? I'm running short on good ideas and I'm certain you all have questions you'd love to ask……


TransLink turns 10!

Happy 10th birthday to TransLink! It's TransLink's tenth birthday today! And yes, it's funny that it lands on April 1, but we have some good company:…


A few notes for the SkyTrain silent dance party on Saturday

SkyTrain will play host to a silent dance party on Saturday. So, it looks like thousands have signed up via Facebook for a silent SkyTrain dance…


The last Pattullo Bridge update (or so we hope)

STATUS OF BRIDGE The bridge structure was completed on Sunday Traffic safety and control measures were dealt with in the late afternoon through the…


Pattullo Bridge update – Friday afternoon

STATUS OF BRIDGE Pile driving continuing today. The demolition contractor, Enviro-Vac, completed timber debris cleanup on the Surrey side of the…


Pattullo Bridge update — Thursday afternoon

STATUS OF BRIDGE Pile driving began and we started with a 60’ length of pipe. Pile driving may continue from 2-5 days. ROAD ADJUSTMENTS Rush hours…


Pattullo Bridge update – 9 a.m. Thursday

(Video above is of Tom Prendergast, our CEO, and Sheri Plewes, our VP of Planning and Capital Management, making the announcement yesterday at 2pm…


Profile: Tafyrn & Seamora Palecloud, Canada Line construction photographers

A double rainbow over the Canada Line's Operations and Maintenance Centre --- one of the many fabulous photos found at Canada Line Photography. For…


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