City of Albuquerque
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File #: O-22-47   
Type: Ordinance Status: In Council - Final Action
File created: 10/3/2022 In control: City Council
Final action:
Enactment date: Enactment #:
Title: F/S Creating A Full Access For All Transit Fare Structure And Transit Security Process, Amending 7-2-1-1 The Transit Fares Ordinance To Improve Transit Access To All Persons While Providing Accountability; Creating A New Section 7-2-1-3, Of The Transit System Ordinance To Modify The Zero Fare Pilot Project To A Pass-Based Free Fair Program Beginning June 30th, 2023, Creating A New Section 7-2-1-3, Of The Transit System Ordinance To Require That Passengers Boarding A Transit Vehicle Present A Free Fair Pass Obtained From The Transit Department Or Pay $1; Creating A Section 2-11-20 Of The Budget Ordinance To Create An Operating Fund For Motor Coach And Paratransit Vehicle Operator Salaries; Establishing Rules For Issuing Transit Passes, Requiring A Study To Develop A Transit Pass Management Program, Development Of A Long-Term Security Plan, For The Operations And Facilities Of The Albuquerque Transit Department, Requiring A Transit System Security Incident Response Tactical Plan, Quarter...
Sponsors: Klarissa J. Peña, Dan Lewis
Attachments: 1. O-47, 2. O-47 Approved Floor Substitute
CITY of ALBUQUERQUE
TWENTY FIFTH COUNCIL


COUNCIL BILL NO. F/S O-22-47 ENACTMENT NO. ________________________

SPONSORED BY: Klarissa Pe?a and Dan Lewis


ORDINANCE
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F/S Creating A Full Access For All Transit Fare Structure And Transit Security Process, Amending 7-2-1-1 The Transit Fares Ordinance To Improve Transit Access To All Persons While Providing Accountability; Creating A New Section 7-2-1-3, Of The Transit System Ordinance To Modify The Zero Fare Pilot Project To A Pass-Based Free Fair Program Beginning June 30th, 2023, Creating A New Section 7-2-1-3, Of The Transit System Ordinance To Require That Passengers Boarding A Transit Vehicle Present A Free Fair Pass Obtained From The Transit Department Or Pay $1; Creating A Section 2-11-20 Of The Budget Ordinance To Create An Operating Fund For Motor Coach And Paratransit Vehicle Operator Salaries; Establishing Rules For Issuing Transit Passes, Requiring A Study To Develop A Transit Pass Management Program, Development Of A Long-Term Security Plan, For The Operations And Facilities Of The Albuquerque Transit Department, Requiring A Transit System Security Incident Response Tactical Plan, Quarterly Reporting Of Security Calls For Service In The Transit System, And Making An Appropriation; Directing The Administration To Identify Means To Assist Social Service Agencies To Provide Transit Passes (Pe?a, Lewis)
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BE IT ORDAINED BY THE COUNCIL, THE GOVERNING BODY OF THE CITY OF ALBUQUERQUE:
WHEREAS, the City of Albuquerque operates ABQ Ride and Sun Van Paratransit which tender transit services to the Citizens of Albuquerque and Bernalillo County, providing millions of rides a year; and
WHEREAS, these services are a low-emissions and zero fare alternative to automobiles for commuters, and are the primary means of transport for tens of thousands of persons who qualify as "Transit Dependent' in Bernalillo County by the Federal Transit Administration of the United States Department ...

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