Metrolinx board of directors meets, February 17



The Metrolinx board of directors is holding its next meeting this Friday, February 17.

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 9:45 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:

  • GO Transit’s plans to replace street level crossings with grade separations (bridges) as part of the regional express rail program. (You can view the staff presentation here. (.pdf))
  • implementing the PRESTO fare-card system. (You can read the staff presentation here. (.pdf)
  • integrating fares. (You can read the staff presentation here. (.pdf) or Transit Toronto’s post here.)

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