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Metrolinx board of directors meets,
June 28

The Metrolinx board of directors is holding its next meeting tomorrow, Tuesday, June 28,

As usual, the agenda for the meeting contains both public and confidential items. The board will discuss the confidential items in a private session that starts at 8 a.m. The board then meets in public to discuss the other items on the agenda at 10 a.m. At the end of the public session, the board again meets privately.

The meeting takes place in the Peter R. Smith Boardroom, Union Station, West Wing, 4th Floor, 97 Front Street West.

You can view the agenda for the meeting here.

During its public session, the board will discuss, among other items on its agenda, reports updating it about various Metrolinx divisions, services and projects, including:

  • regional express rail planning. You can read the staff report here. (.pdf)
  • the report summarizes several related plans. Several appendices — extra information at the end of the main report — detail some of these plans:
  • ways to access stations (You can read this appendix here (.pdf));
  • new stations. (You can read this appendix here (.pdf));
  • integrating regional express rail and SmartTrack. (You can read this appendix here (.pdf));
  • proposals to extend the Eglinton Crosstown light rail transit line further west. (You can read this appendix here (.pdf));
  • strategies to integrate transit fares across the Greater Toronto Area and Hamilton. (You can view the presentation here. (.pdf))
  • updating the regional transportation plan. (The legislation that created Metrolinx requires it to renew the plan every five years.) (You can view a presentation about the plans here. (.pdf) You can read a draft discussion paper here. (.pdf))
  • the draft five-year strategy. (You can view the presentation here (.pdf))
  • the 2015-2016 annual report. (You can read the report here. (.pdf))

The board will also consider quarterly reports from various Metrolinx divisions, including: