Residents of coastal communities will no longer get to board ferries before tourists during the crowded summer season.Continue reading Island Residents Cannot Board Ferries Before Tourists
The Passenger Transportation Board (PTB) has no time frame to make a decision regarding Route 5 bus service between Campbell River and the north Island, stranding locals who rely on bus service to travel down island.
Route 5 is the only pubic transportation option connecting the Tri-Port towns to the rest of Vancouver Island.Continue reading Still No Public Transportation To North Island
Residents living in isolated communities without public transit and no access to or desire to own cars always face challenges getting to medical appointments, work, essential services and in maintaining social connections.
But the COVID-19 crisis is driving up the risks while simultaneously curbing traditional workarounds that rural residents rely on to navigate the lack of transit.Continue reading Do Quadra & Cortes Need Public Transit?