Monthly Archives: October 2013

Passenger #4000 wins a monthly pass and GERTIE’s first chicken

Frank Bunyan, our 4000th passenger, received a November pass on October 28th. In the photo Steve Earle, the volunteer driver, congratulates Frank. Steve had 27 passengers on the afternoon runs that day.  We also had a chicken ride the bus … Continue reading

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Minor changes to fall schedule

We’ve made some minor adjustments to the fall schedule to meet requests and make GERTIE services more reliable.  For full details see our Routes & Schedules page.

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GERTIE needs your vote to win $10,000

Check our our Community Champions page  for more details and read past episodes of “It Happened on GERTIE” The GERTIE bus entered the BC Hydro Community Champions Program and we’ve been picked as one of the 15 finalists!!   The public … Continue reading

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Service notice – Oct. 13th and 14th

1.  Monday, Oct. 14, holiday: Please be advised that the GERTIE bus will not be running on Monday, Oct. 14. This is due to the Thanksgiving Holiday.  GERTIE buses are primarily in Service on a regular Monday schedule to provide … Continue reading

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RDN Transit Future bus at Village Foods on October 16th 3:30-6:00

How does Gabriola fit into the RDN Transit Future Plan? In 2008, concern about the skyrocketing cost of fuel and the impact of GHG’s on the environment spurred a community group to explore the viability of public transit on Gabriola, … Continue reading

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