Transit ridership up in BC, says Canadian Urban Transit Association

via Vancouver Sun 

Transit ridership in B.C. was up by 15.2 million passenger trips last year, according to the Canadian Urban Transit Association.

The association said, in a report released Wednesday, that ridership is up by 1.5 per cent, or about 30 million trips, across Canada, the first increase since 2014.

In B.C., the association says there were 298.4 million trips on transit in 2017, up from 283.2 million in 2016.

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