Monthly Archives: September 2014

Press Release: New Numbers Expose Faulty Justification for Ferry Cancellation

Financial documents recently released by BC Ferries for the fiscal year ended March 2014 show that the Discovery Coast ferry was cancelled based on flawed data. Transportation Minister Todd Stone has repeatedly justified the cancellation by stating that the route

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Alberni Valley News: Bleak summer for coastal ferry remake

There was an uproar in the B.C. legislature this spring when Transportation Minister Todd Stone went ahead with $19 million in cuts to low-usage coastal ferry routes. The plan had been laid out in detail before last year’s election. It

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UBCM study shows fare increases cost province $2.3 billion

The Union of BC Municipalities (UBCM) released a study that indicates recent fare hikes by BC Ferries has cost the province $2.3 billion. Vancouver Sun: BC Ferries fare hikes cost B.C. $2.3 billion in lost economic activity – report The

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