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Tuesday, April 2, 2013

CTA ADA Committee Meeting - Apr 8, 2013 - Ventra Fare Card, disabled & senior concerns, much more

The following is the Agenda for Apr 8, 2013 as posted by CTA...

CTA ADA Advisory Committee Meeting
Monday, April 8, 2013
Customer Service Intake: 1:00 p.m.
Committee Meeting: 1:30 – 4:00 p.m.


1. Roll Call

2. Approval of Minutes from January 14, 2013 Meeting

3. Red Line Renewal Project Update

4. Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) Projects Update

5. Ventra Open Fare Standards System Update

6. Update Re: Chimes/Beeps and Audio Announcements within Rail Cars and Bombardier 5000-series Rail Cars Update

7. Rail and Bus Fleet Maintenance Project

8. Bus Shelter Button Continuous Beeper

9. Rail Facilities: Maintenance and Power & Way

10. Elevator/Escalator Update

11. Customer Service Report

12. CTA Facilitator’s Report:
a. CSA, CSA Managers, Rail and Bus Operator Personnel Trainings
b. Rail Car Evacuation Training
c. New Freedom Grant – Rail Station Mapping (O&M Instructors) in Conjunction with the Chicago Lighthouse for People Who Are Blind Or Visually Impaired
d. ADA Advisory Committee Open Positions and Term Expirations
e. American Public Transportation Association (APTA) Bus Safety Maintenance Program Report
13. Public Comments

14. Old Business

15. New Business

16. Adjournment

Next ADA Advisory Committee will be held on Monday, July 8, 2013 from 1:30 – 4:00 p.m. with Public Comment Intake Sign-Up from 1:00 – 1:30 p.m.

If you need a reasonable accommodation to attend this meeting, please contact Amy Serpe, Manager, ADA Compliance Programs, at least two (2) business days in advance: 312-681-2608 or aserpe@transitchicago.com


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