2017-09-12 City Council Edmonton Metro Region Commuter Service - Memorandum of Understanding to Establish a Regional Transit Services Commission
Carried

Action: 1. That the Memorandum of Understanding created by the Joint City Managers’ Regional Commuter Service Task Force for the purpose of establishing a Regional Transit Services Commission as set out in Attachment 2 of the September 12 2017 City Operations report CR_4841 be approved.

2. That the Mayor on behalf of City Council write a letter to the Minister of Transportation and Infrastructure and the Minister of Municipal Affairs requesting financial assistance for regional collaboration as per the mutual effort requirement of the signatories outlined in Section 8.4 of the Memorandum of Understanding as set out in Attachment 2 of the September 12 2017 City Operations report CR_4841.

3. That contingent upon the Government of Alberta committing regional collaboration financial assistance that Administration provide a report to Council in November 2017 to appoint two Members of Council to the Regional Transit Services Commission Transition Team as the City of Edmonton’s representatives.

Department: City Ops. Office of the Mayor

Unanimous