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Owen Sound Transportation Company Limited

Ministry
Transportation
URL
www.ontarioferries.com
Address
717875 HWY 6 (RR5)
OWEN SOUND
N4K5N7
Phone
(519) 376-8740
Fax
(519)376-6384
Background
Business Corporations Act, R.S.O. 1990, c. B.16; O.C. 2486/2001 (opens a new window)
Function

The agency is responsible for operating a seasonal vehicle and passenger ferry, the M.S. Chi-Cheemaun, between Tobermory and South Baymouth on Manitoulin Island, overseeing the operation of a passenger, vehicle and commercial truck ferry, the M.V. Niska 1, that serves the communities of Moosonee and Moose Factory Island, as well as for the Pelee Island Transportation Service under contract to the Ministry of Transportation.

Membership

Articles of the corporation require a minimum of one (1) to a maximum of twelve (12) directors. Directors are elected by the Minister as the sole shareholder of the agency. Based on a 2018 special resolution, the number of directors is currently set at seven (7).

Term

Directors are appointed for a term of up to three years and are eligible for reappointment.

Meetings
There are no fixed number of meetings. The board meets as required for the conduct of business.
Remuneration

Appointees are eligible to receive expenses.

Appointments & Vacancies

No. Position Member Term Location
1. Chair (Part-Time) JAMES COLLIVER
19-Apr-2024 - 18-Apr-2025
grand bend
2. Vice-Chair (Part-Time) LARRY MILLER
05-Apr-2022 - 04-Apr-2025
georgian bluffs
3. Member (Part-Time) BROOK DYSON
05-Apr-2022 - 04-Apr-2025
collingwood
4. Member (Part-Time) RICHARD STIVRINS
05-Apr-2022 - 04-Apr-2025
north bay
5. Member (Part-Time)
6. Member (Part-Time)
7. Member (Part-Time)