BC Transit named one of BC’s Top Employers for 2021

Feb 16, 2021
GLOBAL – For being an industry leader in offering an exceptional workplace for its 1,000 employees, BC Transit has been recognized as one of BC’s Top Employers for 2021.
  • Transit Systems: Global

Organizations in British Columbia collaborate for a safer B.C. to source and distribute one million masks in support of safe, essential travel

Feb 10, 2021
Recognizing that we all have a role to play in taking action to protect our communities from the continued impact of COVID-19, particularly with the indefinite extension of public health restrictions, Deloitte Canada is joining forces with leading B.C. organizations including TransLink, OEC Group, Vancouver Airport Authority (YVR), BC Ferries, BCAA, SCI, and BC Transit, to source and distribute one million surgical masks to those who need them across the province.
  • Transit Systems: Victoria, Boundary, Vernon, Squamish, Prince Rupert, Comox Valley, Chilliwack, Cranbrook, Hope, Agassiz-Harrison, Columbia Valley, Nanaimo, South Okanagan-Similkameen, Prince George, Creston Valley, Kamloops, Pemberton Valley, Kimberley, Powell River, Central Fraser Valley, Kelowna, Salt Spring Island
  • Categories: Safety, Corporate, Collaboration

Kamloops customer sings praises of handyDART

Feb 8, 2021
Linda Bonner has been a resident at Riverbend Seniors Community in Kamloops for nearly five years, but she has been a regular handyDART customer for a lot longer. Simply put, this door-to-door service has changed her life.
  • Transit Systems: Kamloops
  • Categories: Customer Service
  • Tags: Kamloops, BC Transit Communications

Service changes head to the Kamloops Transit System

Dec 18, 2020
KAMLOOPS – BC Transit and the City of Kamloops are announcing a service change in the Kamloops Transit System effective Sunday, January 3, 2021.
  • Transit Systems: Kamloops
  • Categories: Service and Fare Changes

Full Driver Doors Retrofit Project Complete

Dec 18, 2020
GLOBAL – A total of 696 full driver doors have now been installed in buses across 34 transit systems to protect the health and safety of our drivers.  
  • Transit Systems: Global
  • Categories: Safety

BC Restart Funding Statement Update

Dec 4, 2020
BC Transit is pleased to finalize the contribution agreements for additional COVID-19 funding with the Government of Canada and Province of BC.
  • Transit Systems: Global
  • Categories: Corporate

Face covering awareness campaign set for Kamloops

Nov 30, 2020
BC Transit and Kamloops RCMP are carrying out a joint, on-site awareness campaign to ensure all customers able to wear a face covering are complying with this important directive from the Provincial Health Officer.
  • Transit Systems: Kamloops
  • Categories: Safety

Battery Electric Bus Request for Proposals Released

Nov 18, 2020
BC Transit is pleased to be proceeding with the release of a Request for Proposals (RFP) for our first 10 battery electric heavy-duty buses. Heavy duty buses are the regular 40’ transit buses you see in communities across the province.
  • Transit Systems: Global
  • Categories: Corporate

BC Transit announces Transit as our endorsed mobility app

Nov 6, 2020

To improve the transit experience for customers, BC Transit is pleased to announce Transit as our endorsed mobility app.

  • Transit Systems: Dawson Creek, Kelowna, Campbell River, Vernon, Kamloops, Chilliwack, Victoria, Sunshine Coast, Cranbrook, Central Fraser Valley, Squamish, Whistler, Cowichan Valley, Fort St. John, Prince George, Nanaimo, Comox Valley, West Kootenay
  • Categories: Innovation, Engagement