THE CORPORATION OF THE CITY OF MARKHAM


EXCERPT CONTAINING ITEM #006a OF THE COUNCIL COMMITTEE (May 31, 16)


CL160531 (5) WHISTLE CESSATION ON STOUFFVILLE GO LINE – PROGRESS UPDATE (5.12)

            Report

1)         That the May 24, 2016 report “Whistle Cessation on Stouffville Go Line – Progress Update” be received; and,

2)         That York Region be requested to implement a 24-hour anti-whistling by-law for their 6 Regional road grade crossings on the Stouffville GO Line from Kennedy Road (South) to Major Mackenzie Drive East; and,

3)         That York Region be requested to budget $2.20M in their 2017 budget year for their assessed cost of crossing upgrades for anti-whistling on the Stouffville Line, and,

4)         That Metrolinx be requested to budget $1.94M in their 2017 budget year for their share of grade crossing upgrades on the Stouffville Line; and, 

5)         That Staff provide a further progress update in Fall 2016; and further,

6)         That Staff be authorized and directed to do all things to give effect to this resolution.

Carried