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Evergreen Line in service summer 2016!

I'm excited for the Evergreen Line to come to the tri-cities!  Completion is scheduled for the summer of 2016!  Below are some of the benefits to the Evergreeen Line coming to the tri-cities! 

 

Provide fast, frequent and convenient rapid transit from Coquitlam to Vancouver via Port Moody and Burnaby

  • Provide rapid transit for the communities of Burnaby, Coquitlam and Port Moody

Improve the transportation network throughout Metro Vancouver

  • Integrate travel modes and provide connectivity to the wider transit network
  • Seamlessly connect with the current SkyTrain network

Increase transportation choice

  • Support a reduction in auto use by providing an alternative to single occupancy vehicles
  • Increase transit integration
  • Increase transit capacity in the Northeast sector
  • Ensure speed and reliability of the system

 

Support growth management

  • Support municipal growth management targets established by Metro Vancouver's Regional Growth Strategy
  • Contribute to community building by stimulating future concentrated and mixed-use development
  • Support existing development and provide support for a positive business environment

Support environmental sustainability initiatives

  • Support provincial environmental goals by reducing regional car trips
  • Meet regional and local environmental objectives to preserve green space
  • Encourage pedestrian traffic along corridor

TRAFFIC UPDATES CAN BE VIEWED BY CLICKING ON THE LINK BELOW OR BY CALLING 604-927-2080!

 

Check out the newest updates to the Evergreen Line here