SkyTrain

A B.C. man was denied a $5,000 damage claim May 10, for an injury he sustained from a falling portable speaker at the Columbia SkyTrain station. (Black Press Media file photo)

B.C. man denied $5K claim after portable speaker hit his shin at SkyTrain station

Speaker fell after a fellow passenger’s bag tore open

 

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced the federal government will give $1.3 billion for the Surrey-Langley SkyTrain expansion project to get it from King George Station to Langley. (File photo: Kedo Zake)

Public input begins May 9 on Surrey-Langley SkyTrain project

Open houses are set for May 25 in Surrey and May 31 in Langley

 

A SkyTrain heading to Waterfront Station leaves King George Station in July of 2021. (Photo: Lauren Collins)

TransLink wants to explore SkyTrain extension into Newton

But the BIA executive director wonders how much longer the town centre will have to wait

 

SkyTrain riders will now see short video advertisements projected onto windows when they ride through Dunsmuir tunnel, eastbound from Waterfront Station to Burrard Station. (Jane Skrypnek/Black Press Media)

SkyTrain to start featuring video advertising on windows; 1st of its kind in North America

10-second silent videos play on train windows when riders enter Dunsmuir tunnel

SkyTrain riders will now see short video advertisements projected onto windows when they ride through Dunsmuir tunnel, eastbound from Waterfront Station to Burrard Station. (Jane Skrypnek/Black Press Media)
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Suspects nabbed after man defends himself with pylon from machete attack in Coquitlam

Two teen suspects were arrested in Port Moody and face charges related to the assault

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(Metro Vancouver Transit Police handout)

Surrey man, 19, charged in stabbing of senior on SkyTrain

Incident happened on Dec. 4 between Scott Road, Gateway stations

(Metro Vancouver Transit Police handout)
A view of the new four-lane stretch of Fraser Highway through the Green Timbers Urban Forest area, where a future SkyTrain line will be built in Surrey. (Photo: Tom Zillich)

VIDEO: Four lanes of traffic now flows through Surrey’s Green Timbers forest in prep for SkyTrain

Road-widening of Fraser Highway is designed to ‘optimize’ the rapid-transit project

A view of the new four-lane stretch of Fraser Highway through the Green Timbers Urban Forest area, where a future SkyTrain line will be built in Surrey. (Photo: Tom Zillich)
Surrey Coun. Brenda Locke. (File photo: Lauren Collins)

Safe Surrey Coalition defeats two more Brenda Locke motions

These involved SkyTrain extension details, and letting residents participate in public hearings by phone

Surrey Coun. Brenda Locke. (File photo: Lauren Collins)
SkyTrain’s end of the line, for now, in Whalley. (File photo)

TransLink CEO says Surrey-Langley SkyTrain line set to open 2028 but ‘not delayed’

Last week Surrey Mayor Doug McCallum called reports of the project being delayed ‘disconcerting’

SkyTrain’s end of the line, for now, in Whalley. (File photo)
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau (left) joined Premier John Horgan and other local mayors, MLAs, and dignitaries at an announcement Friday, July 9, about funding for transit and SkyTrain in Surrey. (Malin Jordan/Black Press Media)

Surrey mayor says Surrey-Langley SkyTrain opening delay to 2028 is ‘disconcerting’

Surrey-Langley SkyTrain project, featuring a 16-kilometre line, was expected to be completed by 2025

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau (left) joined Premier John Horgan and other local mayors, MLAs, and dignitaries at an announcement Friday, July 9, about funding for transit and SkyTrain in Surrey. (Malin Jordan/Black Press Media)
A conceptual drawing of a large plaza on the north side of the future 160th Street SkyTrain station. (Image: surrey.ca)
A conceptual drawing of a large plaza on the north side of the future 160th Street SkyTrain station. (Image: surrey.ca)
File photo Tom Zytaruk

Surrey man accused of assaulting SkyTrain attendant

Howard Geddes Skelding, 29, is charged with assault with a weapon

File photo Tom Zytaruk
SkyTrain in Surrey. (File photo: Tom Zytaruk)

SkyBridge being single-tracked for maintenance as ridership increasing

Service from July 31 to August 7, August 14 to August 21 single-tracked between Columbia and Scott Road stations

SkyTrain in Surrey. (File photo: Tom Zytaruk)
SkyBridge under construction prior to opening in 1990. (Photo: kerkhoff.ca)

Skybridge upgrade work means possible delays for SkyTrain riders

Track expansion joints on Surrey-to-New West connector have reached ‘the end of their useful lives’

SkyBridge under construction prior to opening in 1990. (Photo: kerkhoff.ca)
Vehicles travel Fraser Highway through a section of Green Timbers Urban Forest where the future SkyTrain line will be built. (Photo: Tom Zillich)

OUR VIEW: Stay cool behind the wheel during Surrey traffic delays

Work to four-lane part of Fraser Highway to accommodate SkyTrain extension means road closures

  • Jul 22, 2021
Vehicles travel Fraser Highway through a section of Green Timbers Urban Forest where the future SkyTrain line will be built. (Photo: Tom Zillich)
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LETTERS: Issue one-way ticket out of town for Surrey mayor and his puppet show

LRT replaced by ‘SkyTrain to nowhere’ is back in current survey

  • Jul 22, 2021
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Temporary road closures are coming to Surrey’s Fraser Highway and area as crews prepare for the Surrey-Langley SkyTrain extension. (Image: Google Maps)

Temporary months-long road closure coming to Surrey’s Fraser Highway as part of SkyTrain construction

Part of the Surrey-Langley SkyTrain extension’s early works program

Temporary road closures are coming to Surrey’s Fraser Highway and area as crews prepare for the Surrey-Langley SkyTrain extension. (Image: Google Maps)
Vehicles travel Fraser Highway through a section of Green Timbers Urban Forest where the future SkyTrain line will be built. (Photo: Tom Zillich)

SkyTrain line through Surrey’s Green Timbers forest involves four-lane Fraser Highway

‘Optimized’ project plan OK with president of Green Timbers Heritage Society, but not others

Vehicles travel Fraser Highway through a section of Green Timbers Urban Forest where the future SkyTrain line will be built. (Photo: Tom Zillich)
SkyTrain Surrey, end of the line, for now. (File photo)

Council approves $5.3 million contract for early work on Surrey SkyTrain expansion

Surrey city staff recommended B&B contracting be awarded contract to widen Fraser Highway from 96th Avenue to 148th Street

SkyTrain Surrey, end of the line, for now. (File photo)
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau (left) joined Premier John Horgan and other local mayors, MLAs, and dignitaries at an announcement Friday, July 9, about funding for transit and SkyTrain in Surrey. Cloverdale Chamber director Scott Wheatley welcomed the funding, but said Cloverdale has again been ignored as greater bus service is needed in the area. (Photo: Malin Jordan)

Trudeau’s SkyTrain funding good news but Cloverdale needs bus service, Chamber says

Executive director Scott Wheatley says Cloverdale continues to be ignored when it comes to improved transit

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau (left) joined Premier John Horgan and other local mayors, MLAs, and dignitaries at an announcement Friday, July 9, about funding for transit and SkyTrain in Surrey. Cloverdale Chamber director Scott Wheatley welcomed the funding, but said Cloverdale has again been ignored as greater bus service is needed in the area. (Photo: Malin Jordan)