Motion To: That the Transit Commission recommend Council approve: 1. The adoption of a new fare structure, as outlined in this report and illustrated in Document 1 of this report, effective January 1, 2017, and subject to annual budget approval, including the following elements: ii. The removal of the requirement for fare upgrades during the morning peak period on Para Transpo service; iii. The discontinuation of paper tickets and paper monthly passes; iv. The introduction of a monthly Access Pass; v. The replacement of the Student Monthly Pass by a new Youth Monthly Pass; and, vi. Future introduction of multi-day passes. 2. A new fare increase date of January 1st of each year, to be consistent with the City’s budget year subject to annual budget approval. 3. The extension of the temporary reduction of cash fares for Para Transpo service to be consistent with the Presto e-purse fares for conventional OC Transpo service until December 31, 2016.
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.