Transit Commission


Meeting #:
Champlain Room, 110 Laurier Avenue West, and by electronic participation
  • Chair Glen Gower, 
  • Vice-Chair Cathy Curry, 
  • Councillor Riley Brockington, 
  • Councillor Marty Carr, 
  • Councillor David Hill, 
  • Councillor Jeff Leiper, 
  • Councillor Wilson Lo, 
  • Councillor Shawn Menard, 
  • and Councillor Tim Tierney 

Eric Pelot, Committee Coordinator, (613) 580-2424, ext. 22953

Notices and meeting information are attached to the agenda and minutes, including: availability of simultaneous interpretation and accessibility accommodations; in camera meeting procedures; information items not subject to discussion; personal information disclaimer for correspondents and public speakers; notices regarding minutes; and hybrid participation details.

Accessible formats and communication supports are available, upon request.

Except where otherwise indicated, reports requiring Council consideration will be presented to Council on September 27, 2023 in Transit Commission Report 7.

The deadline to register by phone to speak, or submit written comments or visual presentations is 4 pm on September 13, 2023, and the deadline to register to by email speak is 8:30 am on September 14, 2023.

File No. ACS2023-TSD-TCSP-0016 – City-wide 

  • Report Recommendation(s)

    That Transit Commission recommend that Council approve:

    1. A reduction of $16.7 million in approved capital authority from the Zero Emission Bus (ZEB) Program capital account 911101, be reallocated for the purchase of new minibuses and for account 911101 to be replenished as part of the 2024 Budget approval process;
    2. The creation of a new capital account dedicated to the purchase of 51 growth and replacement minibuses, to be used for Para Transpo and on-demand services, funded by the reallocation of $16.7 million from capital account 911101, as noted above.

File No. ACS2023-TSD-TCSP-0017 – City-wide

  • Report Recommendation(s)

    That Transit Commission receive this report for information.

File Number: ACS2023-OCC-CCS-0106 – Citywide

  • Report Recommendation(s)

    That the Transit Commission receive this report for information.

Next Meeting: October 12, 2023