Wow. Rapid Transit to the North Shore?!

May 16, 2019   

Huge announcement from Mayor Buchanan, Ministry of Transportation, TransLink and local mayors – a study into rapid transit across the Burrard Inlet to the North Shore.

The result of stakeholder collaboration was unveiled this week. “This brings us a critical step closer to addressing traffic issues in a meaningful way. Approvals of this funding demonstrate the benefits of intergovernmental co-operations. This is the kind of bold action we need to take as we work to become the healthiest small city in the world,” says Mayor Buchanan.

Read the BC Government news release here: Province to study fixed-link rapid transit for North Shore.

 

Media Coverage

CTV News Vancouver: Rapid Transit Coming to North Shore?

Global News Hour (4:00 minute mark)

Global News: B.C. government looking at North Shore to Vancouver rapid transit line

News 1130: SkyTrain to the North Shore?

Mission City Record: ‘We’re ecstatic:’ North Vancouver cheers study into new rapid transit route across inlet

Voice: Province to study fixed-link rapid transit for North Shore

North Shore News: Province to study North Shore-Vancouver rapid transit line

CBC News: B.C. government to study fixed-link rapid transit to North Shore

Daily Hive: Vancouver-North Shore rapid transit line to be studied by BC government

Vancouver Sun: Rapid transit under Burrard Inlet rejected two years ago as impractical

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