BC Coastal Ferries Community Engagement

2013 Community Engagement on the BC Coastal Ferry Service

The Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure engaged coastal communities and ferry users from across the province on strategies to ensure the long-term sustainability of the coastal ferry network. The most recent community engagement ran from November 18, 2013 to December 20, 2013.

More than 3,700 people participated in public meetings during this engagement process, with 2,300 feedback forms and over 1,300 written submissions received by government. This input was summarized in an engagement summary report released publicly on February 5, 2014. Government’s decision on changes to the coastal ferry system was also announced on February 5, 2014.