Dear members of the Capital Regional District Transportation
April 23, 2019
Re April 24 agenda Item 5.1 – Motion
with Notice: Transportation Improvements on Highway 1 and Highway 14 Corridors
for Transportation Choice (VTC) is very concerned about the direction of the
Southern Vancouver Island Transportation Strategy (SVITS) and related
provincial government plans to spend many millions of dollars on road and
highway projects in our region. We urge
you to support this motion and provide a strong regional voice.
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members of the Victoria Transit Commission,
Priorities and upcoming Victoria Transit Commission workshop
The Better Transit Alliance
(BTA) understands that the Victoria Transit Commission will soon be holding an
internal workshop to discuss setting priorities for BC Transit. We would like
you to consider these points in your workshop and other actions.
Our region needs transportation solutions that address
the needs of local residents while rapidly reducing greenhouse gas pollution as
called for in the Climate Emergency declaration unanimously passed by the CRD. Every investment and
decision must be examined to determine if it is going to be effective in
reducing climate pollution over the next eleven years.
Continue reading “BTA Letter to Victoria Transit Commission”