March 24, 2011 Special Council Agenda

A Special Meeting of Council will be held Thursday, March 24, 2011 in Council Chambers, Town Hall, 97 Hurontario Street, Collingwood commencing at 11:00am,for budget discussions.
 
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SEE ADDENDUM ATTACHED
 
ORDER OF BUSINESS
 
1.   CALL OF COUNCIL TO ORDER
 
2.   ADOPTION OF AGENDA
  • RECOMMENDING THAT the content of the Special Council Agenda for March 24th, 2011, be adopted as presented.
3.   DECLARATION OF PECUNIARY INTEREST
 
4.   BUDGET DISCUSSIONS (Committee of the Whole)
 During budget discussions, notice of motion is not required for motions pertaining to the 2011 Budget, and further, any decided matter can be reviewed without the requirement of the formal rules of procedure for reconsideration.
 
PW2011-03     Colltrans – Transit Review 
 
RECOMMENDING THAT Council receive Staff Report PW2011-03;
 
AND THAT Council approves staff recommendations as follows:
1) A new bus be purchased this year and it be a priority to commence planning for the purchase of additional buses in order to maintain and augment the existing service levels within the Town.
2) Colltrans riders in 3 wheel scooters be required to switch to a stationary seat.  Riders in 4 wheel scooters must be secured at all 5 points.
3) Defer the implementation of automatic announcing systems on the buses.
4) Council direct staff to proceed with planning for future route expansion. 
 
Further Direction Required:
5) Council to advise staff on development of a policy for donation of bus passes
6) Council provide direction on hours of service as outlined in Appendix ‘A’
7) Council provide direction as for the 2011 Fare Schedule as outlined in Appendix ’A’
 
5.   ADJOURNMENT
No. of Pages: 
16pages
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