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Use your Community Card for Gertie’s New Snow Tires

We have just 2 months left to raise $4,000 to put snow tires on the big buses, Bertie and Jay D. Nesters Market is still honouring the Community Card program for 2020 and the Gabriola Community Bus Foundation (GERTIE) is … Continue reading

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AGM for GCBF

You are invited to the Annual General Meeting of the Gabriola Community Bus Foundation Thursday, October 29, 2020 at 7:00 PM via Zoom Send a message to gabriolacommunitybus@gmail.com to receive the link.

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GERTIE Needs Your Voice

Please help GERTIE make her voice louder and stronger. Send a message to the candidate(s) of your choice asking them what they will do if elected to ensure that GERTIE gets her share of the federal money sent to the … Continue reading

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Small Schedule Update

GERTIE has made a small schedule update to the first AM bus route. Instead of going out to Twin Beaches after dropping passengers at the ferry for 7:20, the bus will go directly to the village, arriving 7:28. Therefore, there … Continue reading

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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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