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Translink fares going up? Have your say!

You may have heard that Translink has proposed a fare increase for January 2013. What you might not know is that Translink has requested public input on the proposed changes. Translink points out that by January 2013, it will have... Continue reading »

February 13, 2012   |   0 comments
Considerations for UBC Rapid Transit Line as Phase 2 Consultations Close

The Vancouver Public Space Network encourages all Vancouver residents to get informed and participate in TransLink’s UBC Line study, for which the second phase has recently closed. TransLink’s Evaluation Summary assesses the different qualities of each proposed alternative. In the course... Continue reading »

April 22, 2011   |   0 comments
Broadway by Boris Mann TransLink holds workshops for UBC Rapid Transit Phase 2 — this week

From Wednesday, March 30, to Wednesday, April 6, TransLink will be holding a series of community consultation workshops in different areas along Broadway to share where they are at with Phase 2 of the UBC Rapid Transit study. Since Phase... Continue reading »

March 28, 2011   |   0 comments
Turnstile Turnstiles: gate-keeping the space of SkyTrain stations

The Vancouver Public Space Network’s Public Transit and Surveillance and Security working groups will be meeting on Thursday, March 3rd, to consider projects to highlight and explore the impact of both smart cards and turnstiles on the current experience of... Continue reading »

March 2, 2011   |   6 comments
VPSN Public Space News & Events | 16 September 2010

VPSN PUBLIC SPACE FEATURE EVENTS Friday, September 17 – Park(ing) Day Friday, October 1 – Greenest City Idea Slam (w/Image Contest & Design Jam) VPSN MEETINGS & PROJECTS Wednesday, October 6 – Volunteer Orientation Meeting Monday, September 27 – Billboards... Continue reading »

September 16, 2010   |   0 comments