Construction for TransLink RapidBus route through the District

We're working with TransLink and our neighbouring municipalities to plan and design the Marine Drive RapidBus route, formerly known as the Marine-Main B-Line.

Launching between February and April 2020, the RapidBus is a high-frequency, limited stop bus service that will run from Phibbs Exchange to West Vancouver.

The following construction work is taking place in preparation for implementation of the service.

August - November 2019 — Main St from Lynn Ave to Mountain Highway 

Overnight construction is taking place along Main St from Lynn Ave to Mountain Highway and includes:

  • New traffic signals at the intersections of Lynn Ave, Harbour Ave, and Mountain Highway
  • Changes to curbs, including removal and pouring new concrete
  • Line painting
  • New bus lanes

Construction hours

Work will take place intermittently from late August to late November:

  • Nights — Monday to Friday
  • Times — 7:30pm to 5am​

August - October 2019 — Oxford St and Phibbs Exchange

The following work is being completed along Oxford St and at Phibbs Exchange:

  • Modifying three bus bays and removing median at Main St to accommodate left-hand turns for buses
  • Relocating pedestrian crossing at Phibbs Exchange 
  • Installing temporary bus stops and sidewalks on Oxford St
  • Temporary removal of parking in southeast portion of Oxford St

Construction hours

Work will take place during the day from late August to late October.​

Starting on September 10 for approximately one week, overnight work will occur Monday - Friday nights, between 7:30pm and 5am.

June - August 2019 — Capilano Rd to Pemberton Ave

Overnight construction is taking place along Marine Dr from Capilano Rd to Pemberton Ave and includes:

  • New bus stop shelters
  • Changes to the curbs, including the removal and pouring of new concrete
  • Removal of existing road material and pouring of concrete at new B-Line bus stops
  • Line painting

Construction hours

Work will take place intermittently between June and August:

  • Nights — Monday to Friday
  • Times — 8pm to 6am

Visit TransLink’s website to learn more about the RapidBus