Extreme heat warning across province for BC Transit customers

Jul 30, 2021

BC Transit reminds customers Environment Canada has issued a heat warning for many communities in British Columbia, with extreme heat temperatures expected through the long weekend.

  • Transit Systems: Global
  • Categories: Customer Service, Safety

Face coverings mandatory in systems connected to Central Okanagan

Jul 28, 2021
In alignment with the Provincial Health Officer announcement, BC Transit is reinstituting the mandatory use of face coverings for customers on all BC Transit buses connected to the Central Okanagan, effective Thursday, July 29, for the health and safety of the region.
  • Transit Systems: Vernon, South Okanagan-Similkameen, Kelowna
  • Categories: Customer Service, Safety

BC Transit and operating companies respond to wildfires and extreme heat

Jul 9, 2021
In recent weeks, extreme heat across most of the province has had significant and sometimes tragic consequences, including a growing number of destructive wildfires. BC Transit and our operating partners have supported many of the people and communities we serve with safe emergency transportation when needed.
  • Transit Systems: Global
  • Categories: Safety

BC Transit continuing to recommend face coverings

Jun 29, 2021
Following the guidance of the Provincial Health Officer and WorkSafeBC, and in alignment with TransLink, BC Transit will be recommending the use of face coverings in BC Transit communities across the province beginning Thursday, July 1.
  • Transit Systems: Global
  • Categories: Customer Service, Safety

BC Transit unveils Transit SuperStars across the province

Jun 24, 2021
For their professionalism, teamwork and dedication to public transit in their communities, BC Transit is recognizing six individuals and one team as our latest Transit SuperStars.
  • Transit Systems: Global
  • Categories: Customer Service, Collaboration , Integrity
  • Tags: BC Transit Communications

Kelowna driver gives young customer a giraffe!

Jun 4, 2021
Norm Poch has been driving for BC Transit in Kelowna for about 11 years, but he’s been making balloon animals a lot longer. It actually started when his kids were young and they were at a lower mainland beach awaiting a fireworks display.
  • Transit Systems: Kelowna
  • Categories: Customer Service
  • Tags: Kelowna

Service changes take effect on routes 16 and 17

May 14, 2021
KELOWNA – BC Transit and the City of Kelowna are notifying customers of route detours, which will be in effect on routes 16 Kettle Valley and 17 South Ridge in the Kelowna Regional Transit System as of Sunday, May 30, 2021.
  • Transit Systems: Kelowna
  • Categories: Service and Fare Changes