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The TransLink Plebiscite for Vancouver

Greater Vancouver is undergoing a plebiscite or referendum (it’s being called both) about whether to increase our provincial sales tax by .5% to cover upgrades to transit infrastructure. 735 more words

Travel

The Problem with Transit

I’m sure that over the past few days, you have seen the commercial for a new transportation referendum that will improve public transit in Metro Vancouver by increasing skytrain service, refurbishing an old bridge and whatever else is included in this grand plan to make public transit better. 192 more words

Two men arrested following separate sexual assaults on SkyTrain and bus

Two men have been arrested by Metro Vancouver Transit Police for separate sexual assaults that happened on the bus and SkyTrain this month.

The first incident happened on March 2 at 8 a.m. 340 more words

News

The Next Stop Is...

Two ladies chat quietly as they walked into the train from the platform. Looking around briefly for two empty seats, they sat side by side across from ‘me’. 339 more words

Stories

Medical emergency shuts Scott Road SkyTrain station Saturday morning

TransLink is warning of delays for Saturday-morning SkyTrain commuters.

A medical emergency around 8 a.m. on the Expo Line means trains won’t be stopping at the Scott Road station in Surrey. 58 more words

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Ideas for Assignment 5

I had three ideas brewing for a while as potential subjects for Assignment 5 and after receiving my tutor’s feedback from Assignment 4 I ran the ideas past him. 264 more words

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