Motion To: WHEREAS Rideau Transit Group (“RTG”) is a general partnership formed by ACS RTG Partner Inc, SNC RTG Partner Inc, and Ellis Don RTG Partner Inc. responsible for designing, building, financing, and maintaining of the City of Ottawa’s Confederation Line; and WHEREAS the City of Ottawa’s Project Agreement with the Rideau Transit Group (RTG) requires RTG to deliver a safe and reliable light rail transit system that supports a high ridership level of 10,000 people per hour per direction; and WHEREAS there have been significant issues with vehicle availability, station availability, and multiple failures across the system from the start of the service; and WHEREAS, although RTG, at the City’s direction, has taken a number of steps to try to stabilize the service, the efforts to date have not resulted in success – meaning achieving a reliable system with reliable service -- and failure points remain at unacceptable levels; and WHEREAS, in order to ensure that the reside
Absent/RecusedS. Moffatt (a)
R. Chiarelli (a)
R. Brockington (a)
D. Deans (a)
Vote recorded from City Council on 2020-03-09 regarding agenda item O-TRAIN CONFEDERATION LINE LRT STAGE 1 - UPDATE ON LEGAL ISSUES AND OPTIONS - IN CAMERA - REPORTING OUT DATE: NOT TO BE REPORTED OUT.