Motion To: That the Rules of Procedure be suspended to consider the following motion in order that staff can take action as soon as possible to address the risk to vulnerable road users. WHEREAS on December 11, 2019 Council approved the 2020-2024 Strategic Road Safety Action Plan, a comprehensive and proactive strategy for making Ottawa’s roads safe for all users, which included the theme “Think Safety, Act Safely”; and WHEREAS implementing Mobility Safety initiatives to enhance the safety of vulnerable road users has been identified as an action under the 2020-2022 Term of Council Priorities; and WHEREAS, as a result of changing behaviour patterns as a result of COVID-19, daytime pedestrian and cycling activity on City streets has increased, at the same time as an increased use of delivery services; and WHEREAS the Ottawa Police Service has commenced an operation targeting speeding on our arterial road network; and WHEREAS there is now an opportunity for staff to implement targe
Absent/RecusedR. Chiarelli (a)
D. Deans (a)
Vote recorded from City Council on 2020-05-27 regarding agenda item MOTIONS REQUIRING SUSPENSION OF THE RULES OF PROCEDURE.