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RDN plans transit improvements to meet growing south Nanaimo demand

Ian Holmes

socastcmsRssStartIan HolmessocastcmsRssEndErica Beachamp, supt. of transit planning and scheduling for the RDN, answers questions during a recent public open house at Port Place Shopping Centre.

By Ian Holmes

NANAIMO — A local transit official expects improved public bus service in the south Nanaimo-Cedar area will be approved by the Regional District of Nanaimo board early next year.

Daniel Pearce, the RDN’s director of transportation, said enhancing several existing routes in the south zone of their service area and potentially adding a second route in Cinnabar Valley is possible.

He said the need for enhanced service was consistently mentioned during in-person and online public consultations this year .

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