Motion To: Moved by T. Nussbaum WHEREAS the staff recommendation to combine adult express and adult regular passes and fares is based on a revenue-neutral calculation that does not affect Council’s long-range financial plan if those classes were to remain separate; and, WHEREAS the recommendation to combine those fare classes results in a large increase for those users currently using a regular adult pass, including vulnerable riders who do not have a low-income pass option a year and a half before the new O-Train Confederation Line Multimodal Operations is expected to come on line; THEREFORE be it resolved that Recommendation 1 be amended such that the proposed elimination of premium fares for express routes, both for passes and single-ride payments, and the changes to the regular fares, both for passes and single-ride payments, be effective on January 1, 2018, with the remaining elements to be in effect on January 1, 2017, with the result that the current differential between express and regular

Yes
S. Blais
J. Cloutier
M. Wilkinson
K. Egli
T. Tierney
S. Burt
M. Qaqish
G. Milner
No
J. Leiper
T. Nussbaum
F. Malo
B. Crew
Absent/Recused
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Vote recorded from Transit Commission on 2016-06-15 regarding agenda item OC TRANSPO FARE SYSTEM - RESTRUCTURING TO COORDINATE WITH THE O-TRAIN CONFEDERATION LINE MULTIMODAL OPERATIONS.

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