British Columbia

 

Premier

John  Horgan

British Columbia New Democratic Party

Minority Government elected May 9, 2017

 

 

Minister Responsible for Public Transit

  • Claire Trevena (Transportation and Infrastructure)

Political and Electoral News

  • NDP minority government governing with the support of three Green MLAs.

Funding and Program Announcements

Budget 2019
The Government of British Columbia invested an additional $21 million in BC Transit and HandyDART to expand bus services in 30 communities across the province. The budget also confirmed the province’s commitment to funding the Broadway subway extension in Vancouver.

Budget 2018

Budget 2018 implemented several measures to make ferries more affordable, including a fare freeze on three major routes, a 15 per cent fare decrease on small routes and discounted rates for seniors some days of the week.