Motion To: Whereas staff have recommended to Council that bicycles not be allowed on light rail during peak periods; and, Whereas the utility of LRT will be increased when it is incorporated into the multi-modal trips made by residents, including to and from locations not in close proximity to an LRT station; and, Whereas it would be desirable to accommodate bicycles on the Confederation Line and Trillium Line to the maximum extent possible, including during peak times; Therefore be it resolved that OC Transpo permit bicycles on the Confederation and Trillium lines without time restrictions, subject to extraordinary demand management, and the proposed restrictions on designated door boarding and storing in the multiuse area only, and that the Transit By-law be amended accordingly. Be it further resolved that staff review the operations for one year, including the collection of data on usage and impacts, with a report to be submitted to the Transit Commission by Q4 2019, being after one

J. Cloutier
M. Wilkinson
K. Egli
T. Tierney
J. Leiper
T. Mattila-Hartman
T. Nussbaum
F. Malo
B. Crew
G. Milner
S. Blais
M. Qaqish (a)
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Vote recorded from Transit Commission on 2018-02-21 regarding agenda item AMENDMENTS TO THE TRANSIT BY-LAW FOR MULTIMODAL OPERATIONS.

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