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Consolidated



City Council


Meeting No. 53   (Special)   Contact Marilyn Toft, Manager
Meeting Date Monday, July 7, 2014
  Phone 416-392-7032
Start Time 9:30 AM
  E-mail clerk@toronto.ca
Location Council Chamber, City Hall
     


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July 3, 2014


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Routine Matters - Meeting 53
RM53.1

Presentation 

 

 

Ward:All 

Call to Order
Summary

• O Canada

• Moment of Silence

• Declarations of Interest under the Municipal Conflict of Interest Act


RM53.2

Information 

 

 

Ward:All 

Petitions
Summary

Members of Council may file petitions.


RM53.3

Presentation 

 

 

Ward:All 

Presentations, Introductions and Announcements
Summary

Various presentations and announcements will be made at the City Council meeting.


RM53.4

ACTION 

 

 

Ward:All 

Review of the Order Paper
Summary

City Council will review the Order Paper.

Background Information
Order Paper July 7, 2014
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2014/rm/bgrd/backgroundfile-71265.pdf)


New Business - Meeting 53
CC53.1

ACTION 

 

 

Ward:5 

Vacancy in the Office of Councillor, Ward 5, Etobicoke-Lakeshore
Origin
(June 30, 2014) Report from the City Clerk
Recommendations

The City Clerk recommends that:

 

1.         City Council officially declare vacant the office of Councillor, Ward 5, Etobicoke-Lakeshore in accordance with section 207 of the City of Toronto Act.

Summary

In accordance with legislation, City Council must officially declare vacant the office of Councillor for Ward 5, Etobicoke-Lakeshore following the election of Peter Milczyn to the Legislative Assembly of Ontario.

Background Information
(June 30, 2014) Report from the City Clerk on Vacancy in the Office of Councillor, Ward 5, Etobicoke-Lakeshore (CC53.1)
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2014/cc/bgrd/backgroundfile-71104.pdf)


CC53.2

ACTION 

 

 

Ward:20 

Appointment to Fill the Vacancy in the Office of Councillor, Ward 20, Trinity-Spadina
Ward 20 – Trinity Spadina Speaking Order

1. Robert Lunney (has spoken)
2. Priyan De Silva (has spoken)
3. Christian Chan (has spoken)
4. Steven McCahon (has spoken)
5. Troy Guyatt (has spoken)
6. Reginald Hartt (has spoken)
7. Masihullah Mohebzada (has spoken)
8. Jean-Jacques Rousseau (has spoken)
9. Amane Ota (has spoken)
10. Alicia Pang (has spoken)
11. Max Moore (has spoken)
12. Lesley Hargreaves (has spoken)
13. Jonathan Gibbons (not present when called)
14. Ceta Ramkhalawansingh (has spoken)
15. Kenneth Marks (has spoken)
16. Urgen Kuyee (has spoken)
17. Eva Saphir (has spoken)
18. Adrian Heaps (has spoken)
19. Susan Tsai (has spoken)
20. Nimesh Sondarva (not present when called)
21. Derek Li (has spoken)
22. Ariel Pasternak (has spoken)
23. Daniel Akinbosede (has spoken)
24. Leanne Abdulla (not present when called)

Communications CC53.2.1 to CC53.2.47 have been submitted on this Item.

The City Clerk has submitted a letter on this Item (CC53.2a) advising that the following candidates have withdrawn their applications for appointment to City Council for Ward 20, Trinity-Spadina:

Rami Abu-Hantash
Eric Goldfarb*
Eugene Tse

* Mr. Goldfarb remains a candidate in Ward 5, Etobicoke-Lakeshore
Origin
(June 30, 2014) Report from the City Clerk
Recommendations

The City Clerk recommends that:

 

1.         City Council appoint a person from among the following persons who have signified in writing that they are legally qualified to hold the office of Councillor and consented to accept the office if they are appointed to fill the vacancy of Councillor, Ward 20 – Trinity Spadina:

 

            1.         Leanne Abdulla

            2.         Rami Abu-Hantash

            3.         Daniel Akinbosede

            4.         Christian Chan

            5.         John Clement

            6.         Priyan De Silva

            7.         Jonathan Gibbons

            8.         Eric Goldfarb

            9.         Sam Goldstein

            10.       Troy Guyatt

            11.       Lesley Hargreaves

            12.       Reginald Hartt

            13.       Adrian Heaps

            14.       Urgen Kuyee

            15.       Derek Li

            16.       Robert Lunney

            17.       Kenneth Marks

            18.       Steven McCahon

            19.       Masihullah Mohebzada

            10.       Max Moore

            21.       Amane Ota

            22.       Alicia Pang

            23.       Ariel Pasternak

            24.       Ceta Ramkhalawansingh

            25.       Jean-Jacques Rousseau

            26.       Eva Saphir

            27.       Nimesh Sondarva

            28.       Susan Tsai

            29.       Eugene Tse

Summary

City Council is required to fill the vacancy in Ward 20, Trinity-Spadina, by appointment.  Twenty-nine qualified persons are seeking appointment.

Background Information
(June 30, 2014) Report from the City Clerk on Appointment to Fill the Vacancy in the Office of Councillor, Ward 20, Trinity-Spadina (CC53.2)
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2014/cc/bgrd/backgroundfile-71105.pdf)

(July 4, 2014) Letter from the City Clerk on Withdrawals from Candidacy for the Appointment to Ward 20, Trinity-Spadina (CC53.2a)
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2014/cc/bgrd/backgroundfile-71246.pdf)

(July 7, 2014) Speaking Order as drawn by lot
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2014/cc/bgrd/backgroundfile-71364.pdf)

Communications
(June 27, 2014) Submission from Max Moore (a copy of a dvd provided by the candidate is on file) (CC.Main.CC53.2.1)
(June 17, 2014) Submission from Robert Lunney (CC.Main.CC53.2.2)
(June 23, 2014) Letter from Eva Saphir (CC.Main.CC53.2.3)
(June 30, 2014) Submission from Steven L. McCahon (CC.Main.CC53.2.4)
(June 25, 2014) Letter from Sue Dexter, Harbord Village Residents' Association  (CC.Main.CC53.2.5)
(July 2, 2014) Submission from Kenneth Marks (CC.Main.CC53.2.6)
(July 1, 2014) E-mail from Leanne Abdulla (CC.Main.CC53.2.7)
(July 1, 2014) E-mail from Lesley Hargreaves (CC.Main.CC53.2.8)
(June 29, 2014) Letter from Matt Braithwaite, Manager of Soccer Operations, Soccerworld and submission from Urgen Kuyee (CC.Main.CC53.2.9)
(July 2, 2014) Letter from Janice Solomon, Executive Director, Toronto Entertainment District Business Improvement Area (CC.Main.CC53.2.10)
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2014/cc/comm/communicationfile-48488.pdf)

(July 2, 2014) Letter from Jonathan Gibbons (CC.Main.CC53.2.11)
(July 2, 2014) Letter from Troy Guyatt (CC.Main.CC53.2.12)
(July 3, 2014) E-mail from Jordan Benson (CC.Supp.CC53.2.13)
(July 3, 2014) Letter from Kuda Saburi (CC.Supp.CC53.2.14)
(July 3, 2014) Letter from Jean-Jacques Rousseau (CC.Supp.CC53.2.15)
(July 3, 2014) Letter from Nava Laguerre (CC.Supp.CC53.2.16)
(July 3, 2014) Letter from Denise Blay (CC.Supp.CC53.2.17)
(July 4, 2014) Letter from Christian Chan (CC.Supp.CC53.2.18)
(July 4, 2014) E-mail from Danielle Guzik (CC.New.CC53.2.19)
(July 4, 2014) E-mail from Hamish Wilson (CC.New.CC53.2.20)
(July 4, 2014) Letter from Lucia Wamala (CC.New.CC53.2.21)
(July 4, 2014) Letter from Juliet Dixon (CC.New.CC53.2.22)
(July 4, 2014) Letter from Stephanie Chan (CC.New.CC53.2.23)
(July 4, 2014) Letter from Franklyn Duberry (CC.New.CC53.2.24)
(July 5, 2014) Letter from Julia Walden (CC.New.CC53.2.25)
(July 5, 2014) Submission from Susan Tsai (CC.New.CC53.2.26)
(July 6, 2014) Submission from Amane Ota (CC.New.CC53.2.27)
(July 4, 2014) Letter from Peter Goddard (CC.New.CC53.2.28)
(July 3, 2014) E-mail from Carol Ann Goddard (CC.New.CC53.2.29)
(July 5, 2014) E-mail from Sandy and Gary Kerr (CC.New.CC53.2.30)
(July 5, 2014) E-mail from Jordan Davis (CC.New.CC53.2.31)
(July 5, 2014) E-mail from Ronald Anson-Cartwright (CC.New.CC53.2.32)
(July 4, 2014) Letter from Andrea N. Warner (CC.New.CC53.2.33)
(July 6, 2014) E-mail from Gaynor G. Jones (CC.New.CC53.2.34)
(July 7, 2014) Letter from Adam O'Neill (CC.New.CC53.2.35)
(July 4, 2014) Letter from George Vojnovic (CC.New.CC53.2.36)
(July 7, 2014) Letter from Masihullah Mohebzada (CC.New.CC53.2.37)
(July 4, 2014) Letter from Branislav Vojnovic (CC.New.CC53.2.38)
(July 6, 2014) E-mail from Leanne Abdulla (CC.New.CC53.2.39)
(July 6, 2014) Letter from René Schoepflin (CC.Main.CC53.2.40)
(July 6, 2014) E-mail from Robert G. Brown (CC.New.CC53.2.41)
(July 6, 2014) Submission from Robert Lunney (CC.New.CC53.2.42)
(July 7, 2014) Letter from Regula Fritschi (CC.New.CC53.2.43)
(July 6, 2014) E-mail from Miranda Jane Grey Millar (CC.New.CC53.2.44)
(July 7, 2014) Letter from Robert Lunney (CC.New.CC53.2.45)
(July 7, 2014) Submission from Derek Li (CC.New.CC53.2.46)
(July 7, 2014) E-mail from Scott Pritchard (CC.New.CC53.2.47)

CC53.3

ACTION 

 

 

Ward:5 

Appointment to Fill the Vacancy in the Office of Councillor, Ward 5, Etobicoke-Lakeshore
Ward 5 – Etobicoke-Lakeshore Speaking Order

1. Blake Kinahan (has withdrawn)
2. Priyan De Silva (has spoken)
3. Urgen Kuyee (not present when called)
4. Eric Goldfarb (has spoken)
5. Agnes Potts (has spoken)
6. Daniel Akinbosede (has spoken)
7. Ben Cachola (has spoken)
8. Nico Fidani-Diker (has spoken)
9. Diane Gadoutsis (has spoken)
10. Sophia Edwards (not present when called)
11. Roberta Jennings (has spoken)
12. Qiujun Wu (not present when called)
13. Kinga Surma (has spoken)
14. Christian Tobin (has spoken)
15. Richard Leswick (has spoken)
16. James French (has spoken)
17. Nimesh Sondarva (has spoken)
18. Walter (Wolodymyr) Melnyk (not present when called)
19. James Maloney (has spoken)

Communications CC53.3.1 to CC53.3.18 have been submitted on this Item.

The City Clerk has submitted a letter on this Item (CC53.3a) advising that the following candidate has withdrawn their application for appointment to City Council for Ward 5, Etobicoke-Lakeshore:

Rami Abu-Hantash
Origin
(June 30, 2014) Report from the City Clerk
Recommendations

The City Clerk recommends that:

 

1.         City Council appoint a person from among the following persons who have signified in writing that they are legally qualified to hold the office of Councillor and consented to accept the office if they are appointed to fill the vacancy of Councillor, Ward 5, Etobicoke-Lakeshore:

 

            1.         Rami Abu-Hantash

            2.         Daniel Akinbosede

            3.         Ben Cachola

            4.         Priyan De Silva

            5.         Sophia Edwards

            6.         Nico Fidani-Diker

            7.         James French

            8.         Diane Gadoutsis

            9.         Eric Goldfarb

            10.       Roberta Jennings

            11.       Blake Kinahan

            12.       Urgen Kuyee

            13.       Richard Leswick

            14.       James Maloney

            15.       Walter (Wolodymyr) Melnyk

            16.       Agnes Potts

            17.       Nimesh Sondarva

            18.       Kinga Surma

            19.       Christian Tobin

            20.       Qiujun Wu

Summary

City Council is required to fill the vacancy in Ward 5, Etobicoke-Lakeshore, by appointment.  Twenty qualified persons are seeking appointment.

Background Information
(June 30, 2014) Report from the City Clerk on Appointment to Fill the Vacancy in the Office of Councillor, Ward 5, Etobicoke-Lakeshore (CC53.3)
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2014/cc/bgrd/backgroundfile-71106.pdf)

(July 4, 2014) Letter from the City Clerk on Withdrawals from Candidacy for the Appointment to Ward 5, Etobicoke-Lakeshore (CC53.3a)
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2014/cc/bgrd/backgroundfile-71247.pdf)

(July 7, 2014) Speaking Order as drawn by lot
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2014/cc/bgrd/backgroundfile-71365.pdf)

Communications
(June 24, 2014) Submission from Walter Melnyk (CC.Main.CC53.3.1)
(June 27, 2014) Submission from Agnes Potts (CC.Main.CC53.3.2)
(June 25, 2014) E-mail from Christian Tobin (CC.Main.CC53.3.3)
(July 1, 2014) Letter from Rick Leswick (CC.Main.CC53.3.4)
(July 1, 2014) Submission from Sophia Edwards (CC.Main.CC53.3.5)
(June 29, 2014) Letter from Matt Braithwaite, Manager of Soccer Operations, Soccerworld and submission from Urgen Kuyee (CC.Main.CC53.3.6)
(June 30, 2014) Submission from Kinga Surma (CC.Main.CC53.3.7)
(July 2, 2014) Submission from Diane Gadoutsis (CC.Main.CC53.3.8)
(July 2, 2014) Submission from Ben Cachola (CC.Main.CC53.3.9)
(July 2, 2014) Submission from Dr. Blake F. Kinahan (CC.Main.CC53.3.10)
(July 4, 2014) Submission from Eric Goldfarb (CC.Supp.CC53.3.11)
(July 3, 2014) Letter from Denise Blay (CC.Supp.CC53.3.12)
(July 4, 2014) Submission from Roberta Jennings (CC.Supp.CC53.3.13)
(July 7, 2014) E-mail from Sam Tassone (CC.New.CC53.3.14)
(July 7, 2014) Letter from Nimesh Sondarva (CC.New.CC53.3.15)
(July 7, 2014) Submission from Kinga Surma (CC.Main.CC53.3.16)
(July 7, 2014) E-mail from Qiujun Wu (CC.New.CC53.3.17)
(July 7, 2014) Letter from Dr. Blake F. Kinahan (CC.New.CC53.3.18)

Bills and By-laws - Meeting 53
BL53.1

ACTION 

 

 

Ward:All 

Introduction and Enactment of General Bills and a Confirming Bill
Summary

City Council will introduce and enact General Bills and a Confirming Bill for this special meeting.

Background Information
(July 10, 2014) Consolidated By-law Index for July 7, 2014 Special City Council meeting
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2014/bl/bgrd/backgroundfile-71281.htm)