West Kootenay Transit Future Service Plan

Kootenay Lake West, Castlegar and Nelson Transit Future Service Plan

We want your feedback!

The Regional District of Central Kootenay, City of Nelson and BC Transit want your feedback on how we can improve transit in the West Kootenays.

This survey displays proposed transit improvements options for the West Kootenays, focusing on the area from Castlegar northwards. The proposed options were developed from the previous transit plan, extensive stakeholder conversations and current ridership conditions. We want your help to prioritize the various options which then will help us shape the new West Kootenay Transit Plan.

Fast facts about West Kootenay Transit
  • The West Kootenay Transit System carries over 460,000 passengers per year
  • Since 2013, transit ridership has risen by 30%
  • The strong spirit of collaboration among local governments has resulted in a unique public transit service that is available within citiies, and between communities