Highway 16 community transit meetings have been scheduled for the Bulkley Valley.

Highway 16 transit meetings set for Bulkley Valley

The schedule details for Highway 16 public meetings with BC Transit have been set for Sept. 1 and 2.

Opportunities for the public to meet with BC Transit and discuss the future of transportation along Highway 16 have now been scheduled for Bulkley Valley communities.

There is also a survey available at bctransit.com/highway16.

A BC Transit spokesperson said to date, over 150 people participated in person, with many more people coming by displays to look at the information being presented in Vanderhoof and Prince George last weekend, and over people 300 participated in the online survey.

Schedule for the Bulkley Valley area:

September 1GitwangakCommunity Hall1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
September 1SmithersSmithers Mall3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
September 1KispioxGas Bar5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
September 2New HazeltonRed Apple9:00 am. – 12:00 noon
September 2MoricetownGas Bar9:00 am – 11:00 am
September 2HoustonFarmer’s Market1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

BC Transit said Aug. 17 that there would be second meetings on Sept. 8 in Smithers and New Hazelton, but are now saying, “additional sessions may be added based on continuing discussions with communities in the region.”