LRT: The Future in Surrey

The City of Surrey has posted its vision for rapid transit on You Tube, a video that offers a rosy look at the possibilities for light rail transit around Surrey City Centre — or anywhere your imagination takes you. [2019 note: it appears this video was deleted from YouTube by the city government that was elected in 2017 to axe the LRT concept.]

Aside from the transportation content, the piece is interesting as an example of how Surrey is positoning itself as “B.C.’s next metropolitan centre,” a dynamic rival to the City of Vancouver. Continue reading