User-friendly transit website launched

NANAIMO – Transit riders have a user-friendlier website with which to access information.

Nanaimo and Regional District of Nanaimo transit riders will now have a user-friendlier website with which to access information.

B.C. Transit launched its new site on Thursday and in addition to new new graphics, schedules are easier to access, it is optimized for mobile devices and there is automatic location recognition, which can lead users to their specific transit system.

“This new website makes it even easier for B.C. Transit to connect with its customers,” said Todd Stone, Minister of Transportation and Infrastructure, in a press release.

“Last year in 130 communities, more than 51 million trips were taken on transit, and improved technology makes transit an even more attractive transportation alternative,” he said.