Motion To: WHEREAS On March 6th, 2019, City Council approved, on the basis of available information provided by senior staff and external legal counsel, the staff-recommended Stage 2 LRT proponent, TNEXT, to construct and maintain the north-south Trillium line; and WHEREAS members of the public, transit users, media and Councillors have raised concerns with the integrity of the procurement and decision-making process that resulted in the staff recommendation to Council; WHEREAS; staff have since confirmed that the bid put forward by TNEXT did not meet the 70% minimum technical requirement as set out in the RFP process; and WHEREAS; On January 23rd, 2020 staff released the Technical Evaluation Committee’s Consensus presentation for the Trillium Line Extension which revealed significant technical deficiencies in the bid put forward by the preferred proponent TNEXT; and WHEREAS; the release of this information has further eroded the public’s confidence in the procurement and decision-

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Vote recorded from City Council on 2020-01-29 regarding agenda item NOTICES OF MOTION (FOR CONSIDERATION AT SUBSEQUENT MEETING).

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