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Free bus service offered again in Greater Victoria on New Year’s Eve

Free buses begin at 6 p.m. on Dec. 31

The Victoria Regional Transit Commission and BC Transit are helping people celebrate safely again on New Year’s Eve.

Free bus service will be offered on Dec. 31 from 6 p.m. until the close of service.

From Dec. 27 to Dec. 30, buses will run on regular schedule.

On New Year’s Eve, buses will run on the special Friday night schedule with free service for the evening.

Buses will run on a Sunday schedule on New Year’s Day and starting Jan. 2, will follow the new winter schedule.

More information on buses and routes can be found at the BC Transit’s Victoria website.

READ MORE: Plans for bus queue-jump lanes in Colwood underway

READ MORE: Victoria Foundation unwraps free bus passes for those in need

shalu.mehta@goldstreamgazette.com


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