Transportation

BIV's coverage of the transportation sector provides the latest news relating to roads, air travel, shipping, ports and beyond in Vancouver and British Columbia

Metro Vancouver transportation-infrastructure upgrades inch along

Bridge, road and public transit projects often strewn with political potholes

Cathay Pacific to cut Vancouver-New York route next spring

Frequency on Cathay Pacific's Hong Kong-Vancouver route will also be reduced

YVR to raise its airport improvement fee

Airport authority announces fee will rise to $25 from $20 starting January 1, 2020.

Municipalities don’t have authority to ban ride-hailing companies: Ministry

Ministry of Transportation pours cold water on Surrey Mayor Doug McCallum’s ride-hailing threat

TransLink CEO longs for U.S.-style reliability for funding capital projects

Upcoming Canadian federal election contains “risk” that capital funding for public-transit infrastructure could drop

Cab companies seek halt to ride-hailing rules

Petition to BC Supreme Court says Passenger Transportation Board policies illegal

Prince Rupert port receives $153.7 million federal funding injection

Funds will aid development of $311 million in port expansion projects

ICBC launches new driver-based point system

ICBC is rolling in a new driver-based insurance model that will “represent (a driver’s) risk on the road” in Richmond and throughout the Lower Mainland as of September 2019. This new three-decimal...

B.C. engine technology manufacturer steers Far East

Natural-gas fuel systems maker sees China as key market for profitability

UPDATED: Port automation could cost thousands of jobs, tax income: union

Employers to work collaboratively with those impacted by automation