ACAT Meeting - April 30, 2009
Agenda is not available for this meeting.
Please check the meeting minutes for meeting details.
- Bill Castor
- Adam Cohoon
- Fadumo Dirie
- Richard Greco
- Heather Green
- Angela Marley
- Garnett Martin
- Marian McDonell
- Robert Muzzy
- Linda Napier
- Craig Nicol
- Sam Savona
- Valdo Tammark
- Howard Wax
- Bill Frost
- Glenn Johnston
- Tom McPherson
- Freda Stanois
- Susan Davidson
- Penny Lamy (ex-officio)
- Gary Webster
- Vince Rodo
- John Sepulis
- Al Chocorlan
- Rick Cornacchia
- TTC Commissioners
1. Call to Order / Attendance
Garnett Martin called the meeting to order at approximately 1:00 p.m. Roll call was taken.
At this point, Heather Green assumed the position of Chair for the remainder of the meeting.
2. Declaration of Conflict of Interest
3. Approval of Agenda
4. Review and Approval of March 26, 2009 Minutes
5. Business Arising Out of Minutes/Outstanding Items
6. Report on Commission Meeting Accessibility Matters
8. Subcommittee Reports
Design Review Subcommittee
Glenn Johnston updated ACAT on upcoming issues coming before the Subcommittee, i.e. platform screen doors, Easier Access II and III, and Streetcar Alignment. He advised that two meetings are planned for the month of May.
Glenn Johnston also distributed Transit City maps and the new flash cards for the information of ACAT.
Heather Green reviewed the minutes of the meeting held April 23, 2009.
Wheel-Trans Operation Subcommittee
Angela Marley reviewed the minutes of the meetings held on March 27 and April 2, 2009.
9. Free Transit for Wheel-Trans Riders on Conventional Transit
10. People in Motion Update
11. Public Forum Update
12. Presto Card Update
13. Other/New Business
Craig Nicol expressed concerns with the way presentations were being formatted for the information of ACAT specifically for those with visual impairments.
As a result, it was agreed that Craig Nicol would provide some guidelines to Bill Frost who will do everything possible to ensure that information is forwarded to ACAT members in an acceptable form.
Adam Cohoon inquired as to the level of preparation as it relates to the potential flu pandemic.
Bill Frost advised that Wheel-Trans Operators have been provided with specific guidelines and are receiving daily reports and updates. Masks have been set aside for use, if required.
14. Next Meeting
The meeting adjourned at 2:15 p.m.