2021 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: 2021
Month: January
Request number: 20-2029
Summary of Request: Provide any briefing notes, memos or policy briefs that mention or discuss when the VIA Rail passenger service will resume in Alberta from March 1 2020 to the day this request is received. (Closed 2021-01-13)
Disposition: All disclosed
Number of pages disclosed: 11
Year: 2021
Month: January
Request number: 20-2030
Summary of Request: Provide all correspondence/communications sent and received by Cynthia Garneau, Dominique Lemay, Mario Bergeron, Sonia Corriveau, Ben Marc Diendéré, Patricia Jasmin, Martin Landry and Jean-François Legault from January 2020 to the day this request is received measures taken to reduce the spread of COVID-19. (Closed 2021-01-13)
Disposition: All disclosed
Number of pages disclosed: 45
Year: 2021
Month: January
Request number: 20-2032
Summary of Request: Provide all memos, policy briefs and briefing notes provided to Cynthia Garneau that discuss or mention the implementation of security procedures for rail passengers from March 1 2020 to the day this request is received. (Closed 2021-01-13)
Disposition: All disclosed
Number of pages disclosed: 45
Year: 2021
Month: January
Request number: 20-2033
Summary of Request: Provide memos or policy briefs that discuss cost-saving initiatives at VIA Rail created since March 1, 2020 to the day this request is received. (Closed 2021-01-13)
Disposition: All disclosed
Number of pages disclosed: 13
Year: 2021
Month: January
Request number: 20-2035
Summary of Request: Provide all correspondence/communications sent and received by Cynthia Garneau, Dominique Lemay, Mario Bergeron, Sonia Corriveau, Ben Marc Diendéré, Patricia Jasmin, Martin Landry and Jean-François Legault from January 1 2020 to the day this request is received regarding negotiations with CN Rail over joint use of the railway across Canada (Closed 2021-01-13)
Disposition: No records exist
Number of pages disclosed: 0
Year: 2021
Month: January
Request number: 20-2036
Summary of Request: Provide all correspondence/communications sent and received by Cynthia Garneau, Dominique Lemay, Mario Bergeron, Sonia Corriveau, Ben Marc Diendéré, Patricia Jasmin, Martin Landry and Jean-François Legault from March 2020 to the day this request is received that mention or discuss when the VIA Rail passenger service will resume in Alberta. (Closed 2021-01-13)
Disposition: All disclosed
Number of pages disclosed: 11
Year: 2021
Month: January
Request number: 20-2031
Summary of Request: Provide all records that discuss or maintain joint ventures with the Canada Infrastructure Bank to develop rail infrastructure from January 1, 2019 to the day this request is received. (Closed 2021-01-19)
Disposition: Disclosed in part
Number of pages disclosed: 18
Year: 2021
Month: January
Request number: 20-2034
Summary of Request: Provide all briefing notes, memos or policy briefs that mention the implementation of high-speed services across Canada from July 1 2019 to the day this request is received. Include, but do not limit the scope of the request to, budget projections and cost benefit analyses of any such proposals. (Closed 2021-01-22)
Disposition: No records exist
Number of pages disclosed: 0
Year: 2021
Month: January
Request number: 20-2041
Summary of Request: Requesting all communications between VIA Rail and the Ministry of Transportation, the mayors, town councils, indigenous leaders and any other affected parties regarding the High Frequency Rail proposal. Between Toronto and Ottawa from 2017-2020. In particular, discussions regarding the environmental impact, land expropriation, rail bed, bridge causeway construction of the HFR on the towns of Tweed and Sharbot Lake Ontario. Proposed station stops and construction timeline. (Closed 2021-01-22)
Disposition: No records exist
Number of pages disclosed: 0