Transit Commission

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Item/File Ext.
confirmation of minutes
minutes 39 - 21 august 2013
Draft Minutes 39 - en.doc
Draft Minutes 39 - fr.doc
chair's update
Chairs remarks October 16 2013-EN.doc
Chairs remarks October 16 2013_FR.docx
Chairs comments re additional item - EN.doc
Chairs update re addtional item - FR.docx
CM SPEAKING NOTES TRANSIT COMMISSION OCT 16 2013-EN.doc
CM SPEAKING NOTES TRANSIT COMMISSION OCT 16 2013 FR final.doc
update from the general manager, transit services
presto update
3Presentation EN -PRESTO Update.ppt
3Presentation FR -PRESTO Update.ppt
city operations
transit services department
para transpo electronic fare payment system
PrimaryPara Transpo Electronic Fare Payment System.docx
Para Transpo Electronic Fare Payment System - Consultation Results Report.pdf
4 Presentation EN -Para Transpo Electronic Fare Payment System.ppt
4 Presentation FR -Para Transpo Electronic Fare Payment System.pdf
presentations
metrolinx update - presto
5Presentation EN -2013 10 16 Metrolinx presentation.ppt
5Presentation FR -2013 10 16 Metrolinx presentation.ppt
canadian urban transit association (cuta) update
6Presentation EN -CUTA Update.ppt
6Presentation FR -CUTA Update.ppt
status update - transit commission inquiries and motions for the period ending 4 october 2013
PrimarySTATUS UPDATE – TRANSIT COMMISSION INQUIRIES AND MOTIONS FOR THE PERIOD ENDING 4 OCTOBER 2013.docx
transit services information technology review
PrimaryTransit Services IT Review.docx
other business

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Votes

ITEM: Minutes 39 - 21 August 2013

Motion Yes No Absent/Recused
Motion To:
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R. Bloess
S. Blais
S. Qadri
K. Egli
D. Deans
T. Tierney
B. Crew
E. Rahn
M. Johnson
M. Wilkinson (a)
K. Hobbs (a)
J. Ferrabee (a)

ITEM: PRESTO UPDATE

Motion Yes No Absent/Recused
Motion To: That the committee RECEIVE the item for information
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R. Bloess
S. Blais
M. Wilkinson
S. Qadri
K. Egli
D. Deans
T. Tierney
B. Crew
J. Ferrabee
E. Rahn
M. Johnson
K. Hobbs (a)

ITEM: PARA TRANSPO ELECTRONIC FARE PAYMENT SYSTEM

Motion Yes No Absent/Recused
Motion To: That the Transit Commission receive this report for information.
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R. Bloess
S. Blais
M. Wilkinson
S. Qadri
D. Deans
T. Tierney
B. Crew
J. Ferrabee
E. Rahn
M. Johnson
K. Egli (a)
K. Hobbs (a)

ITEM: METROLINX UPDATE - PRESTO

Motion Yes No Absent/Recused
Motion To: That the committee RECEIVE the item for information
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R. Bloess
S. Blais
M. Wilkinson
S. Qadri
D. Deans
T. Tierney
B. Crew
J. Ferrabee
E. Rahn
M. Johnson
K. Egli (a)
K. Hobbs (a)

ITEM: CANADIAN URBAN TRANSIT ASSOCIATION (CUTA) UPDATE

Motion Yes No Absent/Recused
Motion To: WHEREAS OC Transpo is a member of the Canadian Urban Transit Association (CUTA), an association whose vision is to inspire and influence the evolution of integrated urban mobility and whose members include Transit authorities throughout Canada; and WHEREAS OC Transpo became aware in the spring of 2013 that Dovden Investments Inc. had been issuing an increasing number of demand letters and claims in court alleging patent infringement against software application developers and transit authorities throughout Canada; and WHEREAS the patents at issue generally relate to methods and systems for notifying users of an impending arrival and it is alleged that Dovden Investments Ltd. is involved in a plan that enforces patent rights against accused infringers in an attempt to collect licensing fees, but does not manufacture products or supply services based upon the patents in question; and WHEREAS the cost for a single transit authority to litigate the validity of the patents in Federal Court pursuant
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R. Bloess
S. Blais
M. Wilkinson
S. Qadri
D. Deans
T. Tierney
B. Crew
J. Ferrabee
E. Rahn
M. Johnson
K. Egli (a)
K. Hobbs (a)
Motion To: That the committee RECEIVE the item for information
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R. Bloess
S. Blais
M. Wilkinson
S. Qadri
D. Deans
T. Tierney
B. Crew
J. Ferrabee
E. Rahn
M. Johnson
K. Egli (a)
K. Hobbs (a)

ITEM: STATUS UPDATE - TRANSIT COMMISSION INQUIRIES AND MOTIONS FOR THE PERIOD ENDING 4 OCTOBER 2013

Motion Yes No Absent/Recused
Motion To: That the(se) item(s) be Carried on consent.
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R. Bloess
S. Blais
S. Qadri
K. Egli
D. Deans
T. Tierney
B. Crew
E. Rahn
M. Johnson
M. Wilkinson (a)
K. Hobbs (a)
J. Ferrabee (a)

ITEM: TRANSIT SERVICES INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY REVIEW

Motion Yes No Absent/Recused
Motion To: That the(se) item(s) be Carried on consent.
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R. Bloess
S. Blais
S. Qadri
K. Egli
D. Deans
T. Tierney
B. Crew
E. Rahn
M. Johnson
M. Wilkinson (a)
K. Hobbs (a)
J. Ferrabee (a)

ITEM: OTHER BUSINESS

Motion Yes No Absent/Recused
Motion To: Whereas the Transportation Safety Board (“TSB”) is undertaking an investigation, under applicable Federal legislation, into the causes and contributing factors of the tragic bus-train collision that occurred on September 18th, in Ottawa, and that investigation is currently ongoing; And Whereas during the afternoon of Friday, October 11th, 2013, the TSB held a technical briefing with Transport Canada, the Office of the Coroner, VIA Rail, and staff from the City of Ottawa including the Deputy City Manager of City Operations, the General Manager of Transit Services, and the General Manager of Infrastructure Services, as well as the Chair of the Transit Commission, during which the TSB shared several of its observations regarding the site and area of the collision; And Whereas today’s Transit Commission of October 16th is the first opportunity for City staff to communicate the TSB’s observations, together with related staff comments, to members of the Transit Commission and to the public; B
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R. Bloess
S. Blais
S. Qadri
K. Egli
D. Deans
T. Tierney
B. Crew
E. Rahn
M. Johnson
M. Wilkinson (a)
K. Hobbs (a)
J. Ferrabee (a)

Public Comment Contact Information

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stephen.blais@ottawa.ca, diane.deans@ottawa.ca, keith.egli@ottawa.ca, jeff.leiper@ottawa.ca, jody.mitic@ottawa.ca, shad.qadri@ottawa.ca, timothy.tierney@ottawa.ca, marianne.wilkinson@ottawa.ca

Committee Members:
Name Last Email Phone
Stephen Blais stephen.blais@ottawa.ca 613-580-2489
Diane Deans diane.deans@ottawa.ca 613-580-2480
Keith Egli keith.egli@ottawa.ca 613-580-2479
Jeff Leiper jeff.leiper@ottawa.ca
Jody Mitic jody.mitic@ottawa.ca
Shad Qadri shad.qadri@ottawa.ca 613-580-2476
Tim Tierney timothy.tierney@ottawa.ca 613-580-2481
Marianne Wilkinson marianne.wilkinson@ottawa.ca 613-580-2474