Document Library Archives

Commission Reports:

BC Transit presents a status report on the project to the Victoria Regional Transit Commission at each meeting. These reports are:

Project Reports:

Douglas Street Busway Traffic Analysis (January 2008): This report summarizes the changes in traffic conditions which are anticipated from implementation of the Busway on Douglas Street.

Douglas Street Busway Road Safety Review (February 2008): This report assess Douglas Street busway plans from a safety perspective

CRD Regional Growth Strategy and TravelChoices Strategy (2005): The Regional Growth Strategy report identifies transportation objectives for the region. The TravelChoices Strategy calls for high quality quick convenient transit linking the regional centers. (link to Capital Regional District site)

Rapid Transit Network Development (June 2005): This document presents a vision for regional transportation based on the direction from the CRD Regional Growth Strategy. (pdf)

Douglas Street / Highway 1 Transit Priority Study (October 2005): This report finalized the options assessment for transit priority action on Douglas Street. (pdf)

Western Communities Transit Priority Study – Problem Definition Report (December 2007): This report documents traffic, and transit operating conditions, volumes and delay along the section of the Tranist Priority corridor from Colwood Interchange to Langford terminus through View Royal, Colwood and Langford. (pdf)

Presentations:

March 2008: At the Advisory Committee meeting on March 7, 2008, BC Transit and IBI Group presented updated plans and information. (download PDF). Minutes will be available by March 30. (download minutes as PDF)

January 2008: BC Transit staff and IBI Group will present updated plans and information to residents, transit passengers and businesses regarding the regional rapid transit vision and local impacts of the project. (download PDF).

December 2007: At the Advisory Committee meeting held December 7, 2007, BC Transit and IBI Group presented updated plans and information regarding the regional rapid transit vision and local impacts of the project. (download PDF)

June 2007: At the public open house and block by block meetings, BC Transit and IBI group sought input and comments on potential bus stations and traffic patterns along Douglas Street Corridor. (download PDF)

March 2007: BC Transit (pdf) and IBI Group (pdf) presented the attached overview presentations of the Transit Priority to the Advisory Committee

Information Sheets:

January 2008: This info sheet (pdf) provides an updated overview of the Douglas Street Priority Project.

January 2008: This brochure (pdf) provides an overview of Bus Rapid Transit Network.

May 2007: This info sheet (pdf) provides a brief overview of the Douglas Street Priority Project.

March 2007: This info sheet (pdf) provides a brief overview of the Douglas Street Priority Project.

Keeping you informed

April, 2008 - Public Delegation Meeting
Douglas Street Busway

The Victoria Regional Transit Commission is hosting a Public Delegation Meeting:
Thursday, April 3 • 7pm • Blanshard Ballroom
Holiday Inn, 3020 Blanshard Street
Register online.

BC Transit held several open houses in late January. If you missed them, visit the document library archives to see plans and to provide your feedback.

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