Vancouver Skytrain

Report Into SkyTrain Shutdown Problems Released

CBC | Posted 11.18.2014 | 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 ...

► SkyTrain Station Burglar Loses Pants During Getaway

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.12.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - A man who broke into a ticket vending machine at a Metro Vancouver SkyTrain station allegedly took off with lots of money but not his pant...

SkyTrain Delays? Just Grab A Coffee, Says TransLink

CBC | Posted 10.01.2014 | Canada British Columbia

After another massive system failure that stranded thousands of people on the Expo Line Tuesday night, a TransLink spokesperson is suggesting that de...

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...

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...

Foreign Students May Be This Man's Target

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 01.25.2014 | Canada British Columbia

A suspect wanted in the sexual assault of a Japanese woman may be preying on foreign exchange students, said Transit Police in Metro Vancouver. The...

SKYTRAIN PANDEMONIUM

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 10.22.2013 | Canada British Columbia

Pandemonium erupted at a series of SkyTrain stations this morning after an issue between Main and Broadway stations forced a system hold. This was ...

No More Free Rides For Police

CBC | Posted 06.08.2013 | Canada British Columbia

TransLink is scrapping a program that provides free transit for police, fire and rescue personnel on B.C.'s south coast. The change, which...

Man In Wheelchair Attacks Pregnant Woman: Police

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 03.12.2013 | Canada British Columbia

Transit police in Greater Vancouver are looking for a man in a wheelchair accused of attacking a pregnant woman in an elevator at the Metrotown SkyTra...

New SkyTrain Attacks After Bomb Scare

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.09.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Metro Vancouver's SkyTrain system has been the target of some new attacks, less than a week after a bomb scare in Surrey.Transit Police sa...