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Traffic on toll-free Port Mann Bridge up 27%: Report

We’re getting a new snapshot of how removing the tolls from the Port Mann Bridge is affecting traffic crossing the Fraser.

A new engineering report… 275 more words

Traffic

Toll-free Port Mann Bridge sees jump of 30K crossings a day

It will surprise few people to learn traffic has picked up on the Port Mann Bridge in the absence of tolls.

But new numbers from TransLink showing just how much it’s increased might surprise you. 294 more words

Politics

A New Relationship with Metro Mayors and Province~Transportation and the Region

Get a little bit of rain and everyone gets back to business in Vancouver where the The CBC reports on the optimism arising from Greg Moore, the chair of Metro Vancouver and the other cities that comprise this region.   338 more words

Infrastructure

New West mayor says toll-free Port Mann already helping congestion

Tolls on the Port Mann Bridge have only been gone for almost a week and New Westminister’s mayor says congestion on the Pattullo Bridge has already improved. 224 more words

News

New Westminster mayor sees bridge toll removal as a mixed blessing

The mayor of New Westminster has mixed feelings about the provincial government’s plan to remove tolls from the Port Mann and Golden Ears bridges.

In the short term, removing the tolls will alleviate some of the congestion that has built up on the aging Pattullo Bridge over the years, said Jonathan Cote. 326 more words

News

Eliminating tolls - and other goals

“The B.C. government is getting rid of tolls on the Port Mann and Golden Ears bridges starting Sept. 1, Premier John Horgan has announced.”

The Premier and assorted ministers articulated the reasons they’re getting rid of tolls – effectively on all existing and new road-and-bridge projects: 235 more words

Transportation

Epic Bridgespotting Trek

I knew it was really late to try and fit two bridges in before a 6.30pm Open Mic sign up in Kitsilano. Was I just drinking coffee all morning or something?   1,376 more words