SkyTrain

Translink wants you to help plan Greater Vancouver

A few minutes early to Translink’s breakfast for bloggers, I listened to the planners compare the public transportation tours in different cities. The Chicago transit tour wows planners, takes...

The Vancouver Observer photo pool on Flickr

A summer wrap-up of pictures seen on our Vancouver Observer Flickr group.

One soul for one Ipad

None of us in The Vancouver Observer office can  afford to run out and buy the iPad, the latest technological wunder-gadget. But that won’t stop us from dreaming up ways to get our hands on this...

BARSTA, proposed Broadway line, and developments around Canada Line

At a meeting this week, Vancouver city council unanimously agreed upon a number of amended guidelines, including reducing emissions and cost-effectiveness, to direct the planning of a rapid...

"Fossil Fools Day" celebrated by costumed activists from VCC to RBC

As the Sky Train pulls up to the VCC-Clark Station a small cluster of activists in life jackets filter out of the train and onto the platform. Gathering into a small circle, the group put snorkels...

Through The Looking Glass

Looking through this perfect circle at VCCs skytrain station brings to mind the developments in Vancouver's ever advancing cityscape. The future is here. What's next?

SkyTrain Wins Prestigious Safety Award - Named Best Organization by Lieutenant Governor’s Awards for Public Safety

October 21, 2009 - SkyTrain (proudly operated by the BC Rapid Transit Company Ltd.) is being recognized as ‘Best Organization’ at the Fifth Annual Lieutenant Governor’s Awards for Public Safety – BC’...

An extraordinary effort

Mayor Gregor Robertson, tanned and ebullient, cut the ribbon today on the Canada Line and ushered in the new era in transportation that was set in motion years ago by inter-governmental leaders. “You...