Olympic Line (Delivery of Vehicles, Cab-Ride)



General Motors 1964 ‘Fishbowl’ 

Recently our garage volunteers completed significant maintenance on our 1964 General Motors bus.  Shop Supervisor Bryan Larrabee and mechanic Alex Jager explain what this entailed.


Progress Report (Excerpt, 1948)


A progress report on the BC Electric’s $50-million modernization and expansion program. This short excerpt focuses on the transit system improvements — the remaining part detailed the expansion of the generating network.


Going to Town (1948)



Up to $14-million of the total postwar modernization expenditure was allocated to transit improvements. The BC Electric produced this examination of the challenges of operating a transit system in Vancouver.

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