2019 Completed Access to Information Requests

 

The following list contains summaries of completed requests. Requests focusing on personal information are not included.

 

Request number Summary of Request Disposition Number of pages disclosed
2019      
JANUARY      
18-1836

I am looking for information regarding the cycling of trains within the corridor. Specifically, I’m looking for a time table or equivalent that shows the train numbers that each train consists operates under throughout the day. For example, train 71 turns into 76 in Windsor, it then turns into train 48 in Toronto.

(Closed 2019-01-29)

All disclosed 1
FEBRUARY      
18-1840

 

  1. Copy of any document identifying delays in the departure of a passenger train on the Montreal to Halifax route (Maritimes route circuit) between February 1 2018 and December 31, 2018;
  2. Copy of any document indicating a breakage preventing the departure of a passenger train on the line between Montreal and Halifax (Maritime Route) between February 1 2018 and December 31, 2018 and any document identifying the model/type of train/locomotive on which the break occurred;
  3. Copy of any document identifying delays in the departure of a passenger train on the ‘Boreal routes’ between February 1 2018 and December 31, 2018;
  4. Copy of any document indicating a break that prevented the departure of a passenger train on the ‘Boreal routes’ between February 1 2018 and December 31, 2018and any document identifying the model/type of train/locomotive on which the breakage occurred;
  5. Copy of any document identifying delays originating from a passenger train on the line between Quebec City and Windsor (circuit Ontario and Quebec City) between February 1 2018 and December 31, 2018;
  6. Copy of any document mentioning breakage preventing the departure of a passenger train on the line between Quebec City and Windsor (circuit Ontario and Quebec) between February 1 2018 and December 31, 2018 and any document identifying the model/type of train/locomotive on which the breakage occurred;
  7. Copy of any document identifying delays originating from a passenger train on the line between Toronto to Vancouver (Westbound) between February 1 2018 and December 31, 2018;
  8. Copy of any document mentioning breakage preventing the departure of a passenger train on the line between Toronto and Vancouver (Westbound) between February 1 2018 and December 31, 2018 and any document identifying the model/type of train/locomotive on which the breakage occurred;
  9. Copy of any document identifying the costs incurred for the repair of breakages preventing the departure of a passenger train on the line from Montreal to Halifax (Maritimes Route) between February 1 2018 and December 31, 2018 and any document identifying the model/ type of train / locomotive on which the breakage occurred;
  10. Copy of any document identifying the costs incurred for the repair of breakages preventing the departure of a passenger train on the "boreal roads" circuits between February 1 2018 and December 31, 2018 and any document identifying the model/type of train/locomotive on which the breakage occurred;
  11. Copy of any document identifying the costs incurred for the repair of breakages preventing the departure of a passenger train on the line between Quebec City and Windsor (circuit Ontario and Quebec) between February 1 2018 and December 31, 2018 and any document identifying the model/type of train/locomotive on which the breakage occurred;
  12. Copy of any document identifying the costs incurred for the repair of breakages preventing the departure of a passenger train on the line from Toronto to Vancouver (Westbound route) between February 1 2018 and December 31, 2018 and all document identifying the model/type of train/locomotive on which the breakage occurred;
  13. Copy of any document identifying the cost of meal vouchers, snacks, and other compensations available to travelers whose train has been delayed on the Montreal-Halifax route (Maritimes route) between February 1 2018 and December 31, 2018;
  14. Copy of any document identifying the cost of meal vouchers, snacks, and other compensations available to travelers whose train has been delayed on the "Boreal Roads", "Westbound", and "Ontario Tracks" circuits and Quebec between February 1 2018 and December 31, 2018. I would like to obtain these documents in scanned form, by mail.


(Closed 2019-02-08)

Disclosed in part 66
18-1833

Obtain a list of all contracts awarded by VIA Rail for each supplier, the original value of each contract, additional costs or costs overrun for each contract. The document must also show the type of mandate/work assigned to each contract for the last 10 years to today’s date, December 4, 2018.

(Closed 2019-02-08)

Disclosed in part 44
18-1839

I would like the following information related to The Canadian and The Ocean in 1962: the schedules – west to east; types of cars and their names – any photos of the cars would be appreciated; staff positions and their responsibilities – any photos of the uniforms; copies of the menus from the dining cars (samples are fine, I don’t need them all); rate classes including fares and services/amenities; photos of the stations at Vancouver, Kamloops, Moose Jaw, Winnipeg, Montreal.

(Closed 2019-02-01)

No records exist 0
MARCH      
18-1846

I wanted to know if it’s possible to get a passenger count per station in your network.

(Closed 2019-03-26)

All disclosed 6
APRIL      
18-1850

Project overviews, forms, or agreements that people with disabilities who participate in accessibility projects are provided and/or are required to complete. Documents include: description of the accessibility project, the risks or benefits associated with participation, incentives or remuneration for participation, non-disclosure agreements, debriefing documents, etc. they may have been braille or as scripts read to the participants for oral consent. In the case of forms or documents requiring signatures, I’m not looking for forms completed by individuals; blank forms are fine.

(Closed 2019-04-11)

All disclosed 21
19-1903

“Number of passengers per station per year (total tickets sold to and from each station) for all stations served by Via Rail. From 2008 (or earliest readily available year) to 2018, inclusive.”

(Closed 2019-04-18)

All disclosed 7