BC Transit switches to holiday schedule in Port Alberni

Buses not running on Christmas Day, but service will be free on New Year's Eve from 10:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m.

  • Dec. 23, 2014 5:00 p.m.

BC Transit customers in Port Alberni should be aware of holiday schedule changes:

December 24 – regular service

December 25 – no service

December 26 – Sunday service

December 31 – regular service until 10:30 p.m. *FREE New Year’s Eve service 10:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m.

January 1       – Sunday service

January 2       – regular service resumes

The City of Port Alberni and BC Transit are offering free service on New Year’s Eve after 10:30 p.m.

BC Transit encourages everyone to make the safe and smart choice to ride transit on New Year’s Eve. Take advantage of free rides on Dec. 31, 2014 from 10:30 p.m. until 1:30 a.m.

For more information, please call 250.723.3341 or consult www.bctransit.com/regions/pta.

Just Posted

Alberni drag racers travel to Port McNeill for event on airport runway

More than 20 drag racers from the Alberni Valley travelled to Port… Continue reading

Learn the art of songwriting with musician John Pippus

Writing workshop, performance at Words on Fire highlight a trip to Alberni

Descend to the depths of diving history in Port Alberni

New exhibit opens at Maritime Discovery Centre

BCHL: Alberni Valley Bulldogs have been sold

Victoria company has purchased BCHL team, but will keep it in Port Alberni

Vancouver Island teen with viral video headlining first concert

Lauren Spencer-Smith, formerly of Port Alberni, has been recording new songs

Rich the Vegan scoots across Canada for the animals

Rich Adams is riding his push scooter across Canada to bring awareness to the dog meat trade in Asia

Canadian high school science courses behind on climate change, says UBC study

Researchers found performance on key areas varies by province and territory

Six inducted into BC Hockey Hall of Fame

The 26th ceremony in Penticton welcomed powerful figures both from on and off the ice

RCMP investigate two shootings in the Lower Mainland

Incidents happened in Surrey, with a victim being treated at Langley Memorial Hospital

CRA program to help poor file taxes yields noticeable bump in people helped

Extra money allows volunteer-driven clinics to operate year-round

Recall: Certain Pacific oysters may pose threat of paralytic shellfish poisoning

Consumers urged to either return affected packages or throw them out

How a Kamloops-born man helped put us on the moon

Jim Chamberlin did troubleshooting for the Apollo program, which led to its success

Sexual harassment complaints soaring amid ‘frat boy culture’ in Canada’s airline industry

‘It’s a #MeToo dumpster fire…and it’s exhausting for survivors’

Most Read