Motion To: That City Council: 1. Direct the City Manager to take all steps necessary to seek a one third sharing formula with the Provincial and Federal levels of government for major transit capital projects, based on inflated (construction year) costs of $975 million each to implement the next phase of the rail transit program as contemplated in the Transportation Master Plan. 2. Increase the contribution to capital for growth related projects in the 2014 budget by $3 million in advance of the overall assessment of affordability of growth related projects that will be performed as part of the Development Charge background study in 2014. 3. Direct staff to prepare future capital budgets that respect the affordability limits and priority phasing of the projects identified in the proposed Transportation Master Plan.
Vote recorded from City Council on 2013-11-26 regarding agenda item AFFORDABILITY OF THE TRANSPORTATION MASTER PLAN, OTTAWA PEDESTRIAN PLAN AND OTTAWA CYCLING PLAN.