Skytrain

Translink Promises Reimbursement Policy For Future SkyTrain Delays

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.11.2015 | Canada British Columbia

The latest issue hadn't been seen in 30 years, said a Translink spokeswoman.

Response To SkyTrain Shutdown 'Not Good Enough'

CBC | Posted 06.10.2015 | Canada British Columbia

The shutdown was caused by a single motor failure.

Stalker With Knife Terrifies Woman On Vancouver SkyTrain

The Huffington Post B.C. | Andree Lau | Posted 06.05.2015 | Canada British Columbia

She tried to get off the train, but the man blocked her exit.

Bird's Nest Fire Shuts Down SkyTrain Line

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.22.2015 | Canada British Columbia

Expo Line's shutdown between Vancouver and Burnaby caused major commuter headaches.

WATCH: The Most Annoying Guys On Transit.. In The Office

The Huffington Post B.C. | Ty Clark | Posted 05.11.2015 | Canada British Columbia

The shoulder sleeper, the farter, and others.

Beer Keg Delivery Via SkyTrain Sends Message

The Huffington Post B.C. | Rhianna Schmunk | Posted 03.19.2015 | Canada British Columbia

Well, that's one way to froth up an issue.

Singling Out SkyTrain Groping Victim Was 'Mistake': Advocate

CP | Laura Kane, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.09.2015 | Canada British Columbia

"Police should be encouraging all victims to come forward, rather than singling out individual women."

Viral Plea Brings 2nd SkyTrain Sex Assault Victim Forward

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.07.2015 | Canada British Columbia

The young woman came forward to Transit Police after seeing media reports of a similar incident that allegedly occurred the day before.

Metro Vancouver Transit Officer, Former Partner Charged With Assault

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.05.2015 | Canada British Columbia

They have been charged with assault causing bodily harm and assault with a weapon.

Naysayers Launch Swish Anti-TransLink Tax Website

The Huffington Post B.C. | Montana Cumming | Posted 01.15.2015 | Canada British Columbia

The No Translink Tax campaign unveiled its new website Thursday, with some dramatic visuals to get its point across. The site is protesting the pos...

No Pants SkyTrain Ride Sees Record Turnout In Vancouver

The Huffington Post B.C. | Andree Lau | Posted 01.12.2015 | Canada British Columbia

#nopantsride #nopantsridevancouver #skytrain #translink #vancouver #npsr #npsrvancouver More on the blog A photo posted by STREETS OF VANCOUVER (@...

Vancouver Theatre: Some Presents, Some Coal This Holiday Season

Michael Groberman | Posted 02.14.2015 | Canada British Columbia
Michael Groberman

The festive season is always marked by a plethora of stage offerings. Here are capsule reviews of four them.

PST Hike Proposed For Metro Vancouver To Pay For Transit

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.10.2015 | Canada British Columbia

VICTORIA - Metro Vancouver residents will soon know if there will be a regional referendum asking them to approve tax increases for new and improved t...

Report Into SkyTrain Shutdown Problems Released

CBC | Posted 01.18.2015 | Canada British Columbia

An independent review of TransLink's two SkyTrain shutdowns this summer has made 20 recommendations to improve the service, in a report released this ...

Oy Vey, Another SkyTrain Delay

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 09.06.2014 | Canada British Columbia

UPDATE - Sept. 6, 2014: TransLink says the one-hour delay was caused by commuters illegally prying doors open to walk on the guideway. An official tol...

TransLink Bonuses, Executive Salaries Draw Criticism

CBC | Posted 11.04.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Concerns are being raised once again about the amount TransLink executives are getting paid, following the the release of documents showing many got s...

WATCH: 20 Types Of People On The SkyTrain

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 08.26.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Ah, public transit. It is often a necessity to get you from place to place, but that doesn't mean travelling by SkyTrain is always pleasant. Whethe...

Forcing SkyTrain Doors Open Will Cost You

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 08.12.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Next time there's a meltdown on one of Vancouver's SkyTrain lines, think long and hard before you pry open those doors — it could cost you $115. ...

Ex-Ontario Transit Head To Review SkyTrain Shutdowns

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.27.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - An independent review of Metro Vancouver's rapid-transit system begins on Tuesday and follows two recent shutdowns that crippled trains an...

Electrician's Accident Caused SkyTrain Shutdown: TransLink

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.21.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - The union representing SkyTrain workers is questioning the blame being cast on one of its suspended members following a five-hour service ...

SkyTrain Shutdown Was Human Error: TransLink

CBC | Posted 09.21.2014 | Canada British Columbia

TransLink is blaming Monday's shutdown of Metro Vancouver's SkyTrain system on an electrician who accidentally tripped a critical breaker while workin...

SkyTrain Shuts Down AGAIN

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 07.22.2014 | Canada British Columbia

For the second time in a week, Metro Vancouver's SkyTrain system completely shut down trains on the Expo and Millennium lines, again angering frustrat...

Woman Pushed Towards Moving SkyTrain

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 05.02.2014 | Canada British Columbia

A woman was nearly pushed into the path of a moving SkyTrain at Commercial and Broadway station in Vancouver. The young woman was standing on the w...

How NOT To Take A SkyTrain Shortcut

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 04.22.2014 | Canada British Columbia

An impatient Vancouver commuter was arrested after trying to take a SkyTrain shortcut — by walking along the tracks. The man's actions delayed Mo...

SkyTrain Staff Vote Overwhelmingly In Favour Of Strike

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.24.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Union members employed on two of the Vancouver area's three rapid transit lines have voted overwhelmingly to strike.Roughly 530 members of...