Motion To: MOVED BY: Councillor M. Wilkinson WHEREAS Kanata South and Kanata North have grown significantly in recent decades and the area along March Road is an important economic development and employment centre driven by the high tech industry; AND WHEREAS approximately 3000 new homes and additional employment opportunities are planned for the Kanata North area, and the areas around Highway 417 and Terry Fox Drive and the future Kanata West development are currently under serviced by rapid transit; AND WHEREAS the City has set important modal split targets for alternative modes of transportation, including walking, cycling and transit; AND WHEREAS the Transportation Master Plan (TMP) Affordable Transit Network includes at-grade BRT from Highway 417 to Carling Avenue, and transit priority measures on March Road north of that, and no BRT west of March Road along Highway 417; THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that the Ottawa Transit Commission recommends that Transportation Committee recommend that Bus Rapid Tran

R. Bloess
S. Blais
M. Wilkinson
S. Qadri
K. Egli
D. Deans
K. Hobbs
T. Tierney
E. Rahn
M. Johnson
B. Crew (a)
J. Ferrabee (a)
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Vote recorded from Transit Commission on 2013-11-04 regarding agenda item TRANSPORTATION MASTER PLAN, OTTAWA PEDESTRIAN PLAN AND OTTAWA CYCLING PLAN UPDATE.

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