Evergreen Line slated to open December 2nd Vancouver, BC, Canada / News Talk 980 CKNW | Vancouver's News. Vancouver's Talk CKNW News Staff Posted: November 07, 2016 10:10 am -With files from Terry Schintz and Ria Renouf The provincial government says the Evergreen Line will start running December 2nd. That was confirmed in an announcement Monday morning. The $1.43 billion system has seen a spate of delays, mostly because of the construction of the line. The project links Burnaby and the Tri-Cities.