BC Transit is offering free service for transit riders starting at 6 p.m. on New Year’s Eve. (Black Press Media file photo)

Free transit on New Year’s Eve starts at 6 p.m.

January will see the implementation of annual winter seasonal service change

Going out for New Year’s Eve? BC Transit offers free service for those in Victoria starting at 6 p.m. on Tuesday.

Transit riders will be able to access the local bus routes on the normal schedule, along with additional late-night service in order to get home safely from celebrations.

READ ALSO: Sound, light, smell of fireworks trigger veteran’s PTSD

On New Year’s Day buses will be operating at a Sunday-level service.

READ ALSO: 10 ways to spend New Year’s Day 2020 in Greater Victoria

On Jan. 6, BC Transit will implement the annual winter seasonal service change, which will increase the number of routes after seasonal reductions in December. To see a full list of changes visit bctransit.com/victoria/service-change-jan-2020.



kendra.crighton@blackpress.ca

Follow us on Instagram
Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter.

Get local stories you won't find anywhere else right to your inbox.
Sign up here

Just Posted

Sidney cadet takes home gold at South Island Zone biathlon

‘Rising star’ sets her sights on provincials

Future space homes could be made of mushrooms

NASA explores use of fungi to build structures in space

All Carlton Cards stores closing in the coming weeks

Schurman Retail Group stores across North America will close, including 79 in Canada

Meet Arthur Heart, Oak Bay Avenue’s resident stickman

Contest winner dubs stickman Art Heart

Four things ‘not’ to do if you run into Prince Harry and Meghan in B.C.

Here is a list of some things you definitely should NOT do, according to the BBC

Greater Victoria Crime Stoppers wanted list for the week of Jan. 21

Greater Victoria Crime Stoppers is seeking the public’s help in locating the… Continue reading

B.C.-based Coulson Aviation C-130 crashes in Australia

Three people are confirmed dead in the crash in New South Wales

New nasal spray launched in Canada to combat hypoglycemic shock in diabetics

Baqsimi is a nasal spray contains three milligrams of glucagon

B.C. RCMP spent roughly $750K on massive manhunt for Port Alberni men

Manitoba RCMP helped with 17-day search through the province’s northern terrain

Island Bakery in Cobble Hill to close

Cobble Hill store in business since 1982

Man killed by police in Lytton called 911, asking to be shot: RCMP

Howard Schantz, also known as Barry Schantz was killed following a standoff at his Lytton home

Canadian public health agencies ramping up preparations in response to new virus

Health officials have said there are no confirmed cases of the emerging coronavirus in Canada

Most Read