2020 Completed Access to Information Requests

 

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

 

Year
Month
Request number
Summary of Request
Disposition
Number of pages disclosed
Year: 2020
Month: January
Request number:
Summary of Request: Nothing to report.
Disposition:
Number of pages disclosed:
Year: 2020
Month: February
Request number: 19-1958
Summary of Request: Briefing notes and reports about complaints regarding WiFi in the Quebec City – Windsor corridor between January 1, 2019 and the date VIA Rail begins processing this request.
Disposition: Disclosed in part
Number of pages disclosed: 8
Year: 2020
Month: February
Request number: 19-1961
Summary of Request: Any and all internal documents that record or track incidents of violence, including but not limited to pushing, hitting, punching or verbal arguments, onboard VIA trains operated in Canada either between passengers or between a passenger and a VIA employee (or employees), between January 1, 2019 and January 1, 2020.
Disposition: Disclosed in part
Number of pages disclosed: 5
Year: 2020
Month: February
Request number: 19-1959
Summary of Request: Briefing notes and backgrounders prepared by or for the president or for officials at Transport Canada at the ADM level and above, between January 1, 2019 and the date that VIA Rail beings processing this request regarding passenger rail legislation.
Disposition: No records exist
Number of pages disclosed: 0
Year: 2020
Month: February
Request number: 19-1951
Summary of Request: Number of boarding per station, from 1998-2007, for all stations in the Quebec-Windsor corridor; total number of tickets, for each type of fare (could be a simple breakdown between Economy and Business class, or could include additional breakdowns (i.e. advanced fares, escape fares, youth fares, etc.)) from 2006-2018 for the Q-W corridor; number of tickets sold for all destination/origin pairings (Oshawa-Ottawa, Oshawa-Montreal, Kingston-Toronto, etc.) for 2018 for the Q-W corridor.
Disposition: All disclosed
Number of pages disclosed: 13
Year: 2020
Month: February
Request number: 19-1960
Summary of Request: Briefing notes and reports in relation to the Vancouver Islander route between Victoria, BC and Nanaimo, BC between January 1, 2019 and the date VIA Rail begins processing this request.
Disposition: No records exist
Number of pages disclosed: 0
Year: 2020
Month: February
Request number: 19-1965
Summary of Request: Ridership statistics (number of passengers) departing from and arriving at La Pocatière, Rivière-du-Loup, Trois-Pistoles, Rimouski, Mont-Joli, Amqui and Matapédia stations, by year, for the years 1999 to 2019, inclusively.
Disposition: All disclosed
Number of pages disclosed: 1
Year: 2020
Month: February
Request number: 19-1966
Summary of Request: Any and all internal documents that record or track incidents of violence, including but not limited to pushing, hitting, punching or verbal arguments, on board VIA Rail trains operated in Canada either between passengers or between a passenger and a VIA employee (or employees) between May 2019 and the date VIA Rail begins processing this request.
Disposition: Disclosed in part
Number of pages disclosed: 2
Year: 2020
Month: February
Request number: 19-1970
Summary of Request: Memos, correspondence, briefing notes, prepared for Transport Canada at the ADM level and above (including the Minister and the Minister’s Office), regarding changes to Greyhound service between January 1, 2017 and the date VIA Rail begins processing this request.
Disposition: No records exist
Number of pages disclosed: 0
Year: 2020
Month: March
Request number: 19-1957
Summary of Request: Briefing notes or backgrounders prepared for the president and for officials at Transport Canada at the ADM level and above, including the minister and the minister’s office between January 1, 2019 and the date VIA Rail begins processing this request related to VIA Rail’s on-time performance.
Disposition: No records exist
Number of pages disclosed: 0