Change to Evening Run schedule

These changes will go into effect this Friday and Saturday (July 24th and 25th). Let us know how the timing works for you – we’re still figuring this out and we need your input.

GERTIE evening run

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Community Meeting at Community Hall | Sunday, July 5 | 7 pm

GERTIE will be heading to the meeting tonight – she will leave the village at 6:20, Tashtego at 6:25, Silva Bay 6:45, arriving at the Community Hall at 7:00.

The meeting is to discuss fire safety, emergency preparedness, and to share ideas and plans for how we can cope and support each other through the drought. Fire chief Rick Jackson and members of Gabriola Emergency Support Services will be on hand.

Thanks to those who pulled the meeting together. Please help spread the word as this is a last-minute effort.

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New Schedule starts June 29th

Check it out below or click here for the pdf version of the riders guide: summer-2015. A minor change in the midday schedule on M1 – Gertie will stop at the Haven at 11:11.MiddaySummer2015 Route Asummer2015RouteBSummer2015eveningrunssummer2-15

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Evening Runs start June 26th/June 27th

Want to head out to one of our amazing restaurants or pubs…and then head back home again without worrying about drinking and driving? Have an evening meeting or dinner out with friends? Then hop on the bus GUS – Friday and Saturday night from June 26th throughout the summer. It will be Regular fare for evening trips up to 9 pm ($2.50 or a ticket) and then $4 or two tickets for trips after 9 pm. Here’s the schedule (let us know if it works for you) If we have four or more passengers travelling from the Surf at 12:05 then we will do that run as well.evening schedule

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And the winner is….

Of 279 votes cast:

Gus the bus (or Gus): 125 (44.8%)
Bertie: 62 (22.2%)
Gabby (or Gaby): 19 (6.8%)
Yogi: 13 (4.7%)

followed by Big Bertha, The Wave, Buster, Big Gertie, Roxy, Surf Rider, Gertie too and Great Gertie.

Get on the Gus bus!

The name suggestions came from Marjorie Vernon and Richard Pullano (Gus), and Judith Madsen (Gus the Bus).

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Second round of voting ends Friday, May 29th

We’re down to 12 names for the new bus (donated by the Surf!!!). Click here to vote in this second and final round.

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