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New! Gertie Alerts

Wondering whether there are schedule changes or other news that you don’t want to miss? Sign up for Gertie Alerts and be the first to know what’s new. In these uncertain times, GERTIE must respond to changing circumstances but getting … Continue reading

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New Summer Schedule

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Happy 7th Anniversary, Gertie

On June 3rd, 2013, Gertie went into service with volunteer bus drivers. Now, 7 years later, during a situation we could not have foreseen, Gertie continues to serve our community faithfully. Given that situation, we cannot hold a celebration, so … Continue reading

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Bus fares required again

Starting on Monday, June 1, 2020 you will need to pay your fare to ride on Gertie once again. Please use tickets or passes rather than cash. Tickets and passes are for sale at Nester’s and the Co-op. Fare collection … Continue reading

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Gertie Schedule Update

On Monday morning, May 25, 2020 Gertie will be running on a modified morning schedule. The first A run (Silva Bay express) will be arriving at the ferry at 7:20. The bus will then go out to Twin Beaches and … Continue reading

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Important Schedule Update

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Gertie Schedule Update and Free Rides

Effective immediately, and for the next two weeks at least, GERTIE will not be charging fares.  We want to limit the interaction between riders and drivers. Please keep your distance from the driver, and from each other while on the … Continue reading

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Gertie’s Still on the Road

Gertie is still operating on the regular schedule. We know you depend on Gertie to get to work, to the ferry, or to the village for shopping and other errands. GERTIE drivers are dedicated to serving you. GERTIE bus service … Continue reading

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Gertie will get you there and back on March 8, 2020

Once again, Gertie will be taking participants to the Gabriola Talks: Climate Crisis Action Strategies event at the Community Hall on Sunday, March 8, 2020. Donations always appreciated!

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Scheduled stops at the Medical Clinic

Gertie now makes regular stops at the Medical Clinic for drop-offs and pick-ups.

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