Vancouver Skytrain

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.

Vancouver Referendum Is About More Than Transit, Taxes

CP | Tamsyn Burgmann, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.16.2015 | Canada British Columbia

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

German Tourist Arrested In SkyTrain Sex Assault

The Huffington Post B.C. | Rhianna Schmunk | Posted 03.10.2015 | Canada British Columbia

The alleged victim shouted at the man to get off the train with her at the next station, where she reported the incident to Transit Police.

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 (@...

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 ...

► SkyTrain Station Burglar Loses Pants During Getaway

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.08.2014 | 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 12.01.2014 | 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...