FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. – B.C. Transit is updating its mandatory face-covering policy to align with the mandatory mask order implemented by the Province.

According to B.C. Transit, it is required that customers are wearing face-coverings when onboard a B.C. Transit vehicle. The order from the Province of BC also requires customers waiting at covered bus stops to be wearing a face covering.

To ensure everyone’s safety and compliance with the new order, Transit is asking everyone to wear a face-covering for your entire transit journey.

Exemptions to this policy include:

Transit Operators working alone behind a full driver door or vinyl panel are also exempt.

Further information can be found at bctransit.com/covid19.