SkyTrain

Daily Poll: Would you support later SkyTrain service on weekends?

TransLink is launching a study to see whether it’s feasible to offer late-night SkyTrain service on Friday and Saturday nights while still allowing …

TransLink considers extending weekend SkyTrain night service

Current service has the last train leaving Waterfront Station at 1:16 a.m.<p>TransLink is looking at its options to extend late-night service for …

TransLink to explore later SkyTrain service on weekend nights | The Province

TransLink has announced that it will study the feasibility of running SkyTrain service later on Friday and Saturday nights.<p>The move comes in response …

TransLink to study extending SkyTrain hours on weekends

Relief may be on the way for transit customers frustrated with the lack of late-night SkyTrain service out of Vancouver’s downtown core.<p>TransLink …

Vancouver

SkyTrain turns 32 today

Metro Vancouver now has four rapid-transit routes, if you count the Evergreen Extension as separate from the Millennium, Canada, and Expo lines.<p>But …

Transit

Woman says no one stopped man from attacking her on SkyTrain - Surrey Now-Leader

A Richmond woman is shocked that no one helped her after a verbal altercation became physical on the Canada Line.<p>In a post to social media, Noor …

Racist attack on SkyTrain reportedly leaves young Muslim woman shaken

Travis Lupick<b>Update (Dec. 6): A suspect was arrested by transit police. For more details, please see this article.</b> A teenage girl riding the SkyTrain …

READERS REACT: University report on Surrey’s LRT plan favours Skytrain - Surrey Now-Leader

With 2018 mere weeks away, the promised LRT line for the new year is nowhere in sight.<p>That should come as good news to many of our readers, very few …

British Columbia

Extended SkyTrain hours could save lives and police are ready, says New West's chief

NEW WESTMINSTER (NEWS 1130) – Extending SkyTrain hours on weekends is one idea that’s been talked about to help people get home safe over the …

New Westminster

Toronto has the longest commutes in Canada. How does your commute compare?

In news that won’t surprise anyone who lives or works in Toronto, the 2016 census found that Torontonians have the country’s longest commute.<p>The …

Toronto

Power outages close Vancouver SkyTrain stations twice in 3 hours

Power outages caused several downtown Vancouver SkyTrain stations to close down twice in less than three hours Tuesday afternoon.<p>The first outage …

Canada

Pair of power outages disrupts downtown SkyTrain service Wednesday

Commuters were briefly left stranded twice on Wednesday, after power outages led to a shutdown of SkyTrain service in downtown Vancouver during …

Who is the Voice of the SkyTrain?

Our intrepid City Informer answers the age-old question.<p>November 22, 2017<p>By Stacey McLachlan / Photo: Byron Eggenschwiler<p>They say that babies …

Salt Lake City

Gas leak in Richmond causes SkyTrain delays | The Province

A reported gas leak in Richmond has caused a disruption to SkyTrain service on the Canada Line.<p>TransLink says because of the leak near No. 3 Road and …

Canadian News

TransLink fired off letter to the Straight following Coquitlam mayor's Facebook post on SkyTrain hours

Regular readers of this website are likely aware of the controversy over TransLink's refusal to offer SkyTrain service out of downtown Vancouver …

Yes, you can now buy TransLink transit clothing online (for real)

TransLink opens transit-themed merchandise store online (PHOTOS)<p>If you just can’t get enough of Vancouver’s transit on your body, you’re in for a …

T-shirts

Update: SkyTrain service back to normal

<b>UPDATE</b>: TransLink says a medical emergency at Rupert Station has been resolved and regular service is resuming.A medical emergency continues to cause …

Aberdeen

Take transit home? TransLink launches line of transportation-themed merchandise ahead of holidays

Lucy LauFollowing in the footsteps—or tracks more precisely—of transit commissions in major cities such as London, New York, and Toronto, TransLink …

T-shirts

Letter: B.C. Rapid Transit Company president says Barwatch chair's claim is "fundamentally misleading"

Dear editor,Your recent story quotes a representative of Barwatch saying maintenance work doesn't take place on the SkyTrain system overnight. That …

Woman hurt by SkyTrain car while running on platform

Incident occurred early Sunday morning at Vancouver's Main Street-Science World station<p>A woman was injured after an accident involving a SkyTrain car …

Downtown businesses renewing calls for extended SkyTrain service

Calls are growing stronger from business owners in downtown Vancouver for Translink to keep its trains running later on weekends after officials said …

Former police sergeant alleges TransLink doesn't want weekend bar crowd on SkyTrain late at night

In his 24 years as a Vancouver police officer Curtis Robinson developed an expertise in dealing with the intersection of large crowds and liquor.<p>He …

Policing

How many fights and hospital visits could TransLink prevent by extending weekend SkyTrain hours?

On a regular basis, Vancouver police issue reports of another stabbing or other type of skirmish in the early-morning hours in the Granville …

John Horgan

TransLink could offer 24-hour SkyTrain service, but there’s a catch: official

Members of the downtown Vancouver entertainment industry are renewing calls for TransLink to operate late-night SkyTrain service on the weekends.<p>It …

Vancouver

Vancouver police seek masked man after sex assault near Nanaimo SkyTrain station

The Vancouver Police Department (VPD) has issued a public warning after a sex assault that took place near the Nanaimo SkyTrain station in East …

Canadian News

SkyTrain disruption: Expo Line single tracking between Columbia and Lougheed

Some SkyTrain commuters travelling on the Expo Line can expect delays this morning due to a track issue near Braid Station.TransLink says Expo Line …

Teen remanded after bear spray attack at SkyTrain station

NEW WESTMINSTER (NEWS 1130) – A 17-year-old accused of using bear spray to attack a man earlier this month at a Burnaby SkyTrain station has been …

Crime

Burnaby teen charged in SkyTrain station bear-spray attack | The Province

A 17-year-old boy who is well known to police has been arrested and charged following a bear-spray attack at a Burnaby SkyTrain station.<p>The incident …

Canadian News

Burnaby teen charged in SkyTrain station bear-spray attack

A 17-year-old boy who is well known to police has been arrested and charged following a bear-spray attack at a Burnaby SkyTrain station.<p>The incident …

Canadian News

Teen in custody after allegedly assaulting man with bear spray at SkyTrain station

A 17-year-old has been taken into custody after allegedly assaulting a man with bear spray last week at a Burnaby SkyTrain station.<p>Transit police …

Crime