S-Pass for Secondary Students in Metro Vancouver sign now

WHEREAS South Coast British Columbia Transportation Authority (Translink) has negotiated a transportation agreement with University of British Columbia and Simon Fraser University resulting in a 3 zone monthly transit pass (U-Pass) at a cost of only $22.00 per month ($136 regular price) or $176.00 during a 2 semester academic year;

WHEREAS students in the K-12 system are ellegible for a 1 zone monthly pass at the price of $42.00 per month, or $420.00 during a 10 month school year;

WHEREAS introduction of the U-Pass to UBC and SFU in 2003 has resulted in increased ridership by 53\% and 39\% respectively, providing students with affordable access to public transit and reducing vehicle trips to campuses;

WHEREAS fares in Translink's services jurisdiction are the highest in Canada;

BE IT RESOLVED that Translink Board of Directors consider introducing S-Pass, an affordable transit pass for secondary students in Metro Vancouver.

Sign The Petition

Sign with Facebook
OR

If you already have an account please sign in, otherwise register an account for free then sign the petition filling the fields below.
Email and the password will be your account data, you will be able to sign other petitions after logging in.

Privacy in the search engines? You can use a nickname:

Attention, the email address you supply must be valid in order to validate the signature, otherwise it will be deleted.

I confirm registration and I agree to Usage and Limitations of Services

I confirm that I have read the Privacy Policy

I agree to the Personal Data Processing

Shoutbox

Who signed this petition saw these petitions too:

Sign The Petition

Sign with Facebook
OR

If you already have an account please sign in

Comment

I confirm registration and I agree to Usage and Limitations of Services

I confirm that I have read the Privacy Policy

I agree to the Personal Data Processing

Goal
0 / 50

Latest Signatures

No one has signed this petition yet

Information

Angel GuerreroBy:
AnimalsIn:
Petition target:
Translink Board of Directors

Tags

No tags

Share

Invite friends from your address book

Embed Codes

direct link

link for html

link for forum without title

link for forum with title

Widgets