New temporary barriers give bus operators peace of mind

Carmen Niculescu - Community Shuttle Operator behind a made by CMBC temporary barrier To further protect the health and well-being of CMBC Bus…


Helping with taxes for essential workers and local businesses

With tax deadlines being extended for individuals and businesses till June and September, you'd imagine things would slow down for organizations…


Bus fare collection set to resume June 1

Bus operator barrier with a temporary plexiglass extension installed. Upgrades and installation of barriers allow for safe fare collection Beginning…


These are the new peak hours and busy times on transit

Thank you to all the essential workers – and to everyone for doing your part, staying home, and staying safe. With limited service available at this…


Working together to get through the pandemic

When you think of someone working in a hospital, what Sofie does probably isn't the first thing that comes to mind. Sofie is a hospital switchboard…


Latest ridership numbers: your questions on service reductions answered

Over the last several days, we received a high volume of questions about TransLink’s recent cost-saving measures to preserve Metro Vancouver’s…


Transit triathlon: a multi-modal commute from Langley to Vancouver

Arthur Orsini makes the daily "triathlon" by bus, SkyTrain and bike to get from Walnut Grove in Langley to the Fairview neighbourhood in Vancouver…


Delivering essential banking services

Since the outbreak of the pandemic, our lifestyles have drastically changed, as we found new ways to readjust to the new reality. We attend…


Nurse thankful for the community support and transit

Laura is a nurse who depends on transit for all aspects of her life, including work. There is no playbook for the COVID-19 pandemic — something none…


Being a frontline worker means keeping groceries on shelves

Due to reduced revenue caused by COVID-19, TransLink has had to make some difficult decisions resulting in temporary staff layoffs, voluntary cuts…


TransLink implements cost saving measures

Provincial support to restore service by September TransLink today announced a series of cost-saving measures to preserve Metro Vancouver’s transit…


A HandyDART operator helps a customer.

Checking in on our HandyDART customers

A HandyDART operator helps a customer. The COVID-19 pandemic has challenged many of us to adapt to new ways of working in order to continue serving…


Physical distancing decals and signs: where to find them

There are around 75,000 – 100,000 of our customers in Metro Vancouver who still rely on public transit everyday. During this uncertain time, we want…


West Coast Express attendant misses her passengers

It’s been a few weeks since COVID-19 was declared a pandemic and physical distancing measures were implemented to slow the virus’s spread. This has…


A local business provides protective gear for frontline workers

Taylor Gatenby is one of the 75,000+ people who rely on public transit to get to work everyday. She is a cashier at a small local store that…


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