Motion To: BE IT RESOLVED THAT the Transit Commission direct Transportation Services staff to provide a regular update with respect to the Confederation Line and related Bus Service at each regular Transit Commission meeting, as a standing item until such time as the Commission Chair determines that they are no longer required and communicates this to the Commission; and BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that the Transit Commission waive Section 83.(4)(a) of the Procedure By-law to receive these updates on an ongoing basis, and dispense with the requirement for staff to provide separate written reports on these presentations.

J. Cloutier
J. Sudds
G. Gower
A. Hubley
R. Brockington
T. Tierney
C. McKenney
T. Kavanagh
A. Carricato
M. Olsen
L. Williams
S. Wright-Gilbert
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Vote recorded from Transit Commission on 2019-11-20 regarding agenda item Other questions touched upon points addressed in the presentation and those raised by the delegations, along with: the availability of OC Transpo staff to attend Ward meetings; requests to keep the 'Red Vest' LRT Ambassadors employed beyond the end of the year; train control and monitoring system (TCMS) issues and door problems; Rideau Transit Group (RTG) shortcomings, mitigation measures and possible options; long-term maintenance commitments; capacity issues on trains, buses and at stations; requests for the formulation of a comprehensive action plan to address system reliability and consistency of service; the restoration of service to under-serviced areas; rumours of Express Bus reinstatement; questions of employee welfare and treatment by the public; the availability of performance data; and, requests for more frequent, regular updates. .

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