Friday, February 23, 2024

BC Transit cancels all service Tuesday morning due to snow


UPDATE: BC Transit buses are returning to service as the day progresses. Check here for the latest update on routes.

Looks like it’s a snow day, Victoria!

BC Transit has suspended all service in Greater Victoria Tuesday morning due to the snowfall overnight.

In addition, BC Ferries and other agencies are also warning of cancellations this morning as road conditions throughout the region remain covered in snow.

Heavy snowfall continues to fall with amounts in the region tallying up 5 to 10 cm overnight with another 5 cm expected Tuesday.

“Due to recent snowfall and challenging driving conditions, all service is currently suspended in the Victoria Regional Transit System,” BC Transit said in a statement just before 6:30 a.m. Tuesday morning.

Both UVic and Camosun College are delaying their opening today until noon.

The Saanich School District has cancelled school for the day while the Sooke School District said it will delay opening until noon, however, no buses will be running.

The Greater Victoria School said all schools are open today, and all regular buses are running.

We’ll continue to update this article as closures are announced.

Victoria Buzz Staff
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