Archive for the category "transit"

No Pants SkyTrain Ride

January 4th, 2016 @ 9:37am by Rebecca Bollwitt

The annual No Pants SkyTrain Ride is coming up on January 10th presented by Vancouver Improv Everywhere. No Pants SkyTrain Ride January 2016 Since the first event in New York in 2002, the No Pants SkyTrain Ride coincides with an annual, global stunt that will see pants drop on mass transit in about 60 cities […]

SkyTrain Halloween Party 2015

October 27th, 2015 @ 7:56am by Rebecca Bollwitt

If you’re out celebrating this weekend the wise choice for getting around would be public transit and if you’re up for a party anyway, why not have it right on the SkyTrain? The Vancouver Public Spaces Network (“VPSN”) will host the annual Halloween SkyTrain Party for all ghosts and ghouls on October 31st. SkyTrain Halloween […]

Win an I Love Transit Week Prize Pack

August 31st, 2015 @ 10:44am by Rebecca Bollwitt

It’s I Love Transit Week again in Metro Vancouver! Every year TransLink devotes a week to why we love/like transit. Do you like not having to drive and enjoy the free time you have on transit to read or use your phone? Perhaps you love transit because it’s good for the environment? Or maybe you […]

I Love Transit Week Transit Camp in Vancouver

August 20th, 2015 @ 11:46am by Rebecca Bollwitt

For the seventh year in a row, Translink is dedicating their digital channels, the print Buzzer, time and thoughts to the love of transit! I Love Transit Week will run between August 31st and September 4th, and in the past it has featured haikus, reflective essays, pictures, stories about finding love on transit, a wedding […]

Vancouver Icons: Waterfront Station

March 31st, 2015 @ 11:44am by Rebecca Bollwitt

Waterfront Station is a transportation hub in Downtown Vancouver that connects the West Coast Express, Canada Line SkyTrain, Expo Line SkyTrain, SeaBus, and buses outside on Cordova that run all over the city. The current station building was built by the Canadian Pacific Railway in 1914 and is the third station to stand at that […]