You Asked, Minister Todd Stone Answered: BC on the Move Twitter Town Hall

November 18, 2014
You Asked, Minister Todd Stone Answered: BC on the Move Twitter Town Hall

It was a busy night here at Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure headquarters in Victoria for the BC on the Move Twitter Town Hall, hosted by Minister Todd Stone (Nov 17, 2014). With your help, we covered a lot of the issues that matter to you, and which will be taken into account during the development of the 10-year transportation plan. The #BContheMove tweets were flying fast and furious, so we’ve collected all of the minister’s responses to your questions in case you missed anything. We’re also pulling together the questions the minister wasn’t able to get to during the town hall, and we’ll be working to have those answered as soon as possible. We heard many good comments and suggestions, all of which will be considered during the planning process. Big thanks to everyone who took the time to tweet.   Read more ideas from this conversation: As...

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8 Whys for Regulating Commercial Ridesharing and Other Passenger Transportation

November 5, 2014
8 Whys for Regulating Commercial Ridesharing and Other Passenger Transportation

There has been a lot of discussion about commercial “ridesharing” companies like Uber and Lyft operating in some cities in North America. What does it all mean – and what’s at stake? But first of all what is commercial...

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Career Opportunity: Now’s Your Chance to Join CVSE

November 5, 2014
CVSE Inspection

There are many ways to describe what it’s like to work for the ministry’s Commercial Vehicle Safety and Enforcement (CVSE) branch. Experienced and aspiring vehicle safety officers and inspectors now have the chance to add their skills to CVSE’s...

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5 Easy Ways to be a Better Winter Driver

November 4, 2014
How to Drive Better in Winter

Police officers see it all in winter. Consider them experts in what to do (and not to do) to make the “shift into winter” and travel safely through the chilly season. Staff Sgt. Pat McTiernan is one such officer....

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Happy Halloween from TranBC

October 31, 2014
Happy Halloween from TranBC

We love Halloween, and we know you love it too. Take care out there today, and remember to watch out for little ones this evening as they take to the streets in search of treats. See, be seen, drive...

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Chain Up Tips You Need to Know for Commercial Vehicles

October 29, 2014
Commercial Vehicles preparing for winter travel

Whether we like it or not, it’s true. It’s time to Shift into Winter and all drivers need to be prepared. And, and those that spend a lot of time travelling our BC roads, helping the economy move, are commercial...

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How to Choose from 4 Types of Tires for Winter Driving in BC

October 24, 2014
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There’s been a lot of tire talk lately, which is great. Winter is coming, and you obviously want to be prepared. We want you to be prepared, too. So, we thought we’d go over the four types of tires...

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