Motion To: WHEREAS the Vehicle-for-Hire Accessibility Fund is generated through a voluntary accessibility surcharge provided by private transportation companies (PTCs); AND WHEREAS Council directed staff in April 2016 to negotiate a surcharge with PTCs who do not provide fully accessible services; AND WHEREAS staff negotiated a voluntary accessibility surcharge of $0.07 with licensed PTCs; AND WHEREAS, as set out in the April 2016 Report to Council, KPMG recommended a surcharge of $0.30; AND WHEREAS the Vehicle-for-Hire Accessibility Fund public consultations resulted in 33 ideas from the public to spend these funds; AND WHEREAS three ideas will be funded through the Vehicle-for-Hire Accessibility Fund – Allocation Plan report, if approved; AND WHEREAS additional accessible service could be funded with increased funds; THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that the General Manager, Emergency and Protective Services be directed to re-negotiate the accessibility surcharge with Private Transportatio

R. Chiarelli
E. El-Chantiry
S. Blais
J. Harder
J. Cloutier
R. Brockington
G. Darouze
M. Luloff
A. Hubley
G. Gower
J. Leiper
J. Sudds
K. Egli
D. Deans
T. Tierney
L. Dudas
C. Meehan
S. Menard
C. McKenney
T. Kavanagh
M. Fleury
S. Moffatt (a)
J. Watson (a)
T. Nussbaum (a)
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Vote recorded from City Council on 2019-03-27 regarding agenda item VEHICLE-FOR-HIRE ACCESSIBILITY FUND - ALLOCATION PLAN.

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