Monthly Archives: April 2017

50,000th passenger and contest winner

That was quick! Who knew so many passengers would ride Gertie in recent weeks? Scotty Macdonald was the 50,000th passenger who stepped aboard Gertie on route B on the first morning run, April 11th. He then transferred to Gertie on … Continue reading

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50,000 Passengers Coming Up Very Soon

If we put the whole population of Gabriola on GERTIE and drove around the island, how many trips would we have to make to reach 50,000? Mmmm . . . . This contest is┬áMUCH easier: guess when the 50,000th passenger … Continue reading

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GERTIE’S a Big Winner

Wow! GERTIE has been awarded an Infrastructure grant, specifically from the New Building Canada Fund – Small Communities Fund, of $77,600 for fleet renewal, in this case for purchasing two newer buses. The total value of the project is $116,400. … Continue reading

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