News

Sunday transit service expands in Vernon

Changes are underway for the transit schedule in Vernon. - Morning Star file photo
Changes are underway for the transit schedule in Vernon.
— image credit: Morning Star file photo

Effective May 4, B.C. Transit customers in  Vernon will enjoy longer Sunday service hours and more statutory holiday coverage.

Sunday transit hours on routes two through seven will run from 8 am to 7 p.m.

"That’s about five extra hours of service on each route. Customers on the route eight Bella Vista will also enjoy longer Sunday service hours from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.," said Meribeth Burton, B.C. Transit spokesperson.

Vernon is also expanding its statutory holiday coverage.

At this time, riders on routes one through eight will have Sunday service levels on Canada Day and Remembrance Day. Added to that, customers on routes two through eight will benefit from Sunday service levels on Victoria Day, B.C. Day, Labour Day and Easter Monday.

For more information on schedules and routes consult www.bctransit.com/regions/ver/ or contact your local transit provider at 250-545-7221.

 

We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.

You might like ...

Election 2014: Mayoralty hopefuls face off
 
Election 2014: Candidates square off
 
Prince Rupert council candidates face the public at first forum
Liberals, NDP spar over MMBC recycling rollout
 
Business alliance to battle MMBC recycling fees
 
Feisty kitty a survivor
Public meets trustee candidates
 
Okanagan eyeglasses headed to Cameroon
 
Protestors call for end to police brutality

Community Events, October 2014

Add an Event

Read the latest eEdition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Oct 29 edition online now. Browse the archives.