CTV News: U.S. company behind Compass fought to keep TransLink’s concerns secret: docs

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November 30, 2016 | Jon Woodward

Quoted from the article:

“This project was a total disaster from a couple different points of view,” said NDP transit critic David Eby. “Maybe we could have realized this wasn’t explicitly TransLink’s fault, that they’ve got this vendor who’s not doing the job, and maybe that would have made a difference in the referendum.” 

Eby said he’s surprised the problems in the Compass system haven’t ended up in court, as has happened in other jurisdictions using Cubic technology. “I really think that TransLink and the provincial government should have grown a spine and sued,” he said.

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