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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.

Why I'm Voting Yes in the Transit Referendum

Ramesh Ranjan | Posted 05.21.2015 | Canada British Columbia
Ramesh Ranjan

This referendum isn't about TransLink's internal spending habits. It's on whether we want to fund public transit to the extent that it'll positively impact our generation and generations onward.

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.

Majority Pays, But Minority Benefits In Metro Vancouver Transit Plebiscite

Charles Lammam | Posted 04.25.2015 | Canada British Columbia
Charles Lammam

According to the plan, not all residents in the region are created equal. If you're a motorist, for instance, you won't get much love.

This Bus Driver May Be The Only Person Who Loves The 99 B-Line

The Huffington Post B.C. | Andree Lau | Posted 04.15.2015 | Canada British Columbia

"It's a long long bus with the joint in the middle. And people get amazed on the road how it wiggles."

► 'Blood' Pouring From Vancouver Bus Ceiling Terrorizes Riders

The Huffington Post B.C. | Rhianna Schmunk | Posted 03.25.2015 | Canada British Columbia

"Bus might need an exorcism."

Transit Referendum Ballots Ending Up In Recycling Bins

CBC | Posted 03.23.2015 | Canada British Columbia

One apartment resident says she's concerned the ballots could end up in the wrong hands.

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.

10 Reasons To Vote Yes In Vancouver's Transit Referendum

Kevin Elliott | Posted 05.17.2015 | Canada British Columbia
Kevin Elliott

Like it or not, this referendum is the meal that is being served on the table.

Vancouver Referendum Is About More Than Transit, Taxes

CP | Tamsyn Burgmann, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.16.2015 | Canada British Columbia

"This is about the future of the region — how it's going to be shaped."

Metro Vancouver Transit Referendum: Time For The Yes Campaign To Hit 'Reset'

Mike Klassen | Posted 05.12.2015 | Canada British Columbia
Mike Klassen

Why do I think the Yes side can win? Of the dozens of conversations I have had about the congestion tax, the opposition to voting yes is surprisingly soft. I am convinced that most voters are seeking a reason to back the tax.

SeaBus Shut Down, Bomb Squad Dispatched For This

The Huffington Post B.C. | Andree Lau | Posted 03.11.2015 | Canada British Columbia

Old people used to play music from devices called Walkmans.

Video Catches TransLink Bus Running Red Light

CBC British Columbia | Posted 02.18.2015 | Canada British Columbia

The video appears to have been taken from a dashboard camera.

TransLink Board Chair Defends Paying 2 CEO Salaries

CBC British Columbia | Posted 02.17.2015 | Canada British Columbia

Ian Jarvis will be kept on as a consultant and paid his full salary until June 2016.

Big Shakeup At TransLink

CP | Laura Kane, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.13.2015 | Canada British Columbia

Doug Allen will serve in the post until a replacement is found.

Metro Vancouver Transit Tax Debate: Transparency Is Key For 'Yes' Side

Mike Klassen | Posted 04.06.2015 | Canada British Columbia
Mike Klassen

The Mayors' Council could break from past unsuccessful referenda by getting a Yes vote this spring. But they have to get to work now and most importantly, use openness to earn the voters' trust.

Metro Vancouver Mayors Ramp Up Transit Tax 'Yes' Campaign

CP | Tamsyn Burgmann, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.04.2015 | Canada British Columbia

A 0.5 per cent tax would be harmonized with the provincial sales tax.

Transit Tax Would Be Added To PST: Province

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.03.2015 | Canada British Columbia

If the tax is approved, Metro Vancouver shoppers will see a combined PST and transit tax totalling 7.5 per cent on their receipts.

ICBC Blocking Thousands Of Drivers For Unpaid Port Mann Tolls

CBC | Posted 03.28.2015 | Canada British Columbia

A record 25,000 drivers have unpaid tolls on the Port Mann bridge.

Rejecting TransLink Referendum Won't Make Problems Disappear

Dermod Travis | Posted 03.24.2015 | Canada British Columbia
Dermod Travis

The Yes side may have great intellectual arguments, but the No side has one big emotional one. It's spelled T-r-a-n-s-L-i-n-k. And at the end of the day it may be the only one that counts.

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...

WATCH: BC Transit Commercial Is So Badass

The Huffington Post B.C. | Andree Lau | Posted 01.15.2015 | Canada British Columbia

Public transit doesn't exactly bring the adrenaline rush that mountain biking does, yet a new commercial from BC Transit manages to make the link. ...

'Twas The Night Before A B.C. Taxpayer's Christmas

Jordan Bateman | Posted 02.17.2015 | Canada British Columbia
Jordan Bateman

'Twas the night before Christmas, and all through B.C. The pipeline wars were stirring, even over LNG

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...

TransLink Should Focus On Restoring Public Faith In The Organization

Jordan Bateman | Posted 01.20.2015 | Canada British Columbia
Jordan Bateman

Instead of focusing on ways to con the taxpayer into handing more money over via dodgy claims and ballot questions, TransLink apologists should focus on addressing executive pay, delivering projects like Compass Card as promised, and curbing waste.