This morning, BC Transit announced all service in Greater Victoria would be suspended due to heavy snowfall overnight.
At around 1 p.m., the public transit service made attempts to gradually resume service with slight adjustments.
Out of concern for passenger safety, at 2:30 p.m. BC Transit’s efforts were abandoned with service now suspended for the rest of the day.
“This is not a decision that we take lightly as we know our customers rely on us to get to their destinations. Safety is our top priority and we appreciate your patience during this time. We apologize for the inconvenience and advise customers to visit bctransit.com/Victoria,” said BC Transit Representative, Tessa Humphries in a press release.
BC transits next service update will be shared after 6 a.m. on Wednesday, December 21st. For more information on your route make sure to stay informed through BC Transit’s weather advisory.
(1/2) ⚠️❄️ #YYJ #RiderAlert – due to challenging conditions, service will continue to be suspended for the rest of the day (Dec 20). We truly apologize for the inconvenience & thank you for your patience.
— BC Transit – Victoria (@victoriatransit) December 20, 2022