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Thank you for your patience during recent Canada Line service disruptions

There is no denying that Mother Nature has not been kind to Metro Vancouver roads this winter season. Our Public Transit system has been no…


Running Rail replacement begins February 5, 2017

2015 Running Rail work **UPDATE** Due to snow and ice, this work for February 5 to February 8 is cancelled. Work is set to begin on February 13 if…


Construction work continues on the SkyTrain system

Commercial–Broadway Station by Dana Lu. **UPDATE** Due to weather conditions, the work at Commercial–Broadway Station was delayed. The pedestrian…


Customer Alert: BC Hydro work at Granville Station this Sunday night

?❄️Baby it's cold outside ❄️? #vancouver #skytrain #granvillestation A photo posted by vincebeaulieu (@vincebeaulieu) on Dec 5, 2016 at 10:37pm…


Customer Alert: Canada Line maintenance on January 30, 2017

Canada Line at YVR. On Monday, January 30th between 11:40 p.m. and end of service, there will be no Canada Line service from YVR to any of the Sea…


An update on Joyce–Collingwood Station upgrades

If you are one of the thousands of riders passing through Joyce–Collingwood SkyTrain Station each day, you will have noticed some features of the…


VIDEO – 28 new SkyTrain cars ordered to improve rapid transit service in Metro Vancouver

Today is a historic day as pen was set to paper in a deal that will improve transit in our region! A $93 million order for 28 new SkyTrain Mark III…


Ivan Chan Photography explores the Evergreen Extension

Thanks to Ivan Chan Photography for all the great photos in this post! The Buzzer blog gladly receives emails from readers and transit riders…


More Evergreen Extension Moments from opening day on December 2, 2016

  We had a blast opening up the Evergreen extension on Friday! If you missed it, check out these videos and images as well as our post on…


The Evergreen Extension is now open!!!!!

With the cutting of the ribbon the Evergreen Extension is open! It's official. The Evergreen extension is live! It's been a fantastic day so far.…


Graham Construction and Engineering LP wins award for Main Street Station Renovations

By now, you must have seen the gorgeous (and necessary!) upgrades at Main Street–Science World Station. Big, beautiful windows that also aid in…


Historic SkyTrain and bus illustrations from Ron Love

A very early imagined illustration of the SkyTrain station environment by Ron Love for the Vancouver Regional Rapid Transit project. The rendering of…


More SkyTrain historic photos and memorabilia!

Waiting for a ride to the SkyTrain yard at CP Rail's Mayfair Terminal in Coquitlam. March 1985 photo by Bob Webster, sent in by Alan M. I have…


1982 SkyTrain station concept drawings!

A 1982 conceptual drawing of Nanaimo Station by Manfred Stein for the firm Architektengruppe U-Bahn. Click for a MUCH larger version! Our recent…


SkyTrain historical video: Rapid Transit, Rapid Transition, a 1984 promotional video

The SkyTrain 25th anniversary celebration continues: here's another fantastic SkyTrain promotional video from 1984, again shot by local video…


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