Chilliwack Transit System route 52 'Evans'

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Chilliwack Transit System route 52 'Evans' is wheelchair accessible.
Chilliwack Transit System route 52 'Evans' is a bike rack route.
52 Evans
Chilliwack Transit System
Route type Local
Service area Chilliwack
Service span Daily
Vehicles Nova Bus LFS Wc15.JPG
Grande West Vicinity Wc15.JPG
Branches 52 Evans to Malls
52 Evans to Downtown

52 Evans is a local route operated by Chilliwack Transit System in Chilliwack, BC. [1]

Route Description

Route 52 operates along Evans Road, Ashwell Road, and Hodgins Avenue between Chilliwack and Cottonwood Malls and Downtown Chilliwack.

History

  • July 2, 2012: Service introduced as route 2 Evans between Downtown (via First, Broadway, Yale) and Cottonwood Mall as part of the 2012 network restructuring [2][3]
    • Mon-Wed: Every hour from ~7:30 to 18:00
    • Thu-Fri: Every hour from ~7:30 to 20:00
    • Sat: Every hour from ~9:00 to 20:00
    • Sun: Every hour from ~10:00 to 17:00
  • September 1, 2013: Routing revised to remove section via First, Broadway, and Yale; trips now terminate Downtown directly. Mon-Sat service extended to ~22:00 [4]
  • August 31, 2014: Weekday service extended to run from ~6:30 to 22:30 [5][6]
  • September 4, 2018: Weekday service extended to start from ~6:00 to connect with route 66 Fraser Valley Express. Sunday service extended to run from ~9:00 to 18:30 [7][8][9]
  • March 27, 2022: Service renumbered from 2 to 52 as part of the consolidation of route numbers in the Fraser Valley due to the rollout of NextRide [10]
  • September 4, 2022: Due to long term construction at Chilliwack Mall, routing modified so that trips service Cottonwood Mall first and take layover prior to servicing Chilliwack Mall [11]

Route Maps

Hours and Frequency of Service

Day AM Peak Midday PM Peak Evening Notes
Mondays -
Fridays
60 min 60 min 60 min 50-70 min
Saturdays 50-75 min
Sunday 50-75 min n/a

References

  1. Route 52: Evans schedule, BC Transit
  2. Chilliwack Transit System Customer Alert, BC Transit, retrieved June 21, 2023
  3. Route 2 - Evans (July 2, 2012), BC Transit, retrieved June 21, 2023
  4. Route 2 - Evans (Aug 6, 2014), BC Transit, retrieved June 21, 2023
  5. Longer Service Days on the Busiest Routes, BC Transit, published August 22, 2014
  6. Route 2: Evans (Apr 15, 2016), BC Transit, retrieved June 21, 2023
  7. Chilliwack - Fall 2018 Changes, BC Transit, retrieved June 21, 2023
  8. Transit service improvements coming soon to Chilliwack, BC Transit, published August 20, 2018
  9. Route 2: Evans (Aug 5, 2020), BC Transit, retrieved June 21, 2023
  10. Route Renumbering in Chilliwack Transit System, BC Transit, retrieved March 26, 2022
  11. Fall service change in Chilliwack and FVRD Transit Systems (Aug 22, 2022), BC Transit, retrieved June 21, 2023
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