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File #: 2017-0922   
Type: Motion / Motion Response Status: Agenda Ready
File created: 1/19/2018 In control: Board of Directors - Regular Board Meeting
On agenda: 1/25/2018 Final action: 1/25/2018
Title: WE THEREFORE MOVE that Metro provide an analysis of current ridership as a percentage of maximum capacity for passengers at all existing rail stations during weekdays, weekends, on -peak, and off-peak hours and report the results to the Board at the April 2018 meetings.
Sponsors: Board of Directors - Regular Board Meeting
Related files: 2018-0109

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REGULAR BOARD MEETING

JANUARY 25, 2018

 

Preamble

Motion by:

 

Fasana, Barger, Dupont-Walker, and Solis

 

 

Metro Rail Capacity Study

 

Ridership on Metro’s lines continues to grow. Staff has continued to add capacity to Metro’s lines by adding cars and increasing service frequency.

 

Passenger capacity varies considerably by line and by station.  Metro needs to understand how much capacity is available on rail lines as development intensifies and demand for service increases.

 

 

Subject

SUBJECT:                     MOTION BY FASANA, BARGER, DUPONT-WALKER

AND SOLIS

 

Heading

Metro Rail Capacity Study

 

Title

WE THEREFORE MOVE that Metro provide an analysis of current ridership as a percentage of maximum capacity for passengers at all existing rail stations during weekdays, weekends, on -peak, and off-peak hours and report the results to the Board at the April 2018 meetings.