Minutes

Confirmed on
April 3, 2013



City Council


Meeting No. 30   Contact Marilyn Toft, Manager
Meeting Date Wednesday, February 20, 2013
Thursday, February 21, 2013
  Phone 416-392-7032
Start Time 9:30 AM
  E-mail clerk@toronto.ca
Location Council Chamber, City Hall
     
Routine Matters - Meeting 30
RM30.1

Presentation 

Received 

 

Ward:All 

Call to Order
City Council Decision

CALL TO ORDER:  9:40 a.m.

 

Speaker Nunziata took the Chair and called the Members to order.

 

The meeting opened with O Canada.

 

Wednesday, February 20, 2013:

 

Members of Council observed a moment of silence and remembered the following persons who passed away:

 

Peggy Birnberg

Colin Hughes

Susan Douglas Rubes

 

Thursday, February 21, 2013:

 

Members of Council observed a moment of silence and remembered the following persons who passed away:

 

Marion Bryden

Pat Derby

Background Information (City Council)
Condolence Motion for Peggy Birnberg
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/rm/bgrd/backgroundfile-56305.pdf)

Condolence Motion for Colin Hughes
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/rm/bgrd/backgroundfile-56304.pdf)

Condolence Motion for Susan Douglas Rubes
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/rm/bgrd/backgroundfile-56306.pdf)

Condolence Motion for Marion Bryden
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/rm/bgrd/backgroundfile-56325.pdf)

Condolence Motion for Pat Derby
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/rm/bgrd/backgroundfile-56326.pdf)

Rulings (City Council)
Ruling by Speaker Frances Nunziata
Speaker Nunziata, ruled that there is no protocol for Member involvement in other wards and referred to the memorandum from the City Clerk (February 20, 2013) on the matter that had been distributed to Members.

RM30.2

ACTION 

Adopted 

 

Ward:All 

Confirmation of Minutes
City Council Decision

City Council confirmed the Minutes of Council from the regular meeting held on November 27, 28 and 29, 2012 and the special meeting held on January 15 and 16, 2013 in the form supplied to the Members.

Motions (City Council)
Motion to Adopt Minutes moved by Councillor Josh Colle (Carried)

That City Council confirm the Minutes of Council from the regular meeting held on November 27, 28 and 29, 2012 and the special meeting held on January 15 and 16, 2013, in the form supplied to the Members.


Vote (Adopt Minutes)

Feb-20-2013 9:48 AM

Result: Carried Majority Required - RM30.2 - Confirm the minutes
Yes: 38 Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Sarah Doucette, Paula Fletcher, Doug Ford, Rob Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Peter Milczyn, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Ron Moeser, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Jaye Robinson, David Shiner, Karen Stintz, Michael Thompson, Adam Vaughan, Kristyn Wong-Tam 
No: 0  
Absent: 7 Paul Ainslie, Raymond Cho, Frank Di Giorgio, John Filion, Giorgio Mammoliti, John Parker, Anthony Perruzza 

RM30.3

ACTION 

Adopted 

 

Ward:All 

Introduction of Committee Reports and New Business from the Mayor and City Officials
City Council Decision

Committee Reports and New Business items were presented to City Council for consideration.

Motions (City Council)
1 - Motion to Introduce Report moved by Mayor Rob Ford (Carried)

That the Report from Meeting 28 of the Executive Committee listed on the Agenda of Council be presented for consideration.


2 - Motion to Introduce Report moved by Councillor Joe Mihevc (Carried)

That the Report from Meeting 18 of the Board of Health listed on the Agenda of Council be presented for consideration.


3 - Motion to Introduce Report moved by Councillor James Pasternak (Carried)

That the Report from Meeting 20 of the Civic Appointments Committee listed on the Agenda of Council be presented for consideration.


4 - Motion to Introduce Report moved by Councillor Jaye Robinson (Carried)

That the Report from Meeting 18 of the Community Development and Recreation Committee listed on the Agenda of Council be presented for consideration.


5 - Motion to Introduce Report moved by Councillor Michael Thompson (Carried)

That the Report from Meeting 19 of the Economic Development Committee listed on the Agenda of Council be presented for consideration.


6 - Motion to Introduce Report moved by Councillor Paul Ainslie (Carried)

That the Report from Meeting 19 of the Government Management Committee listed on the Agenda of Council be presented for consideration.


7 - Motion to Introduce Report moved by Councillor Cesar Palacio (Carried)

That the Report from Meeting 18 of the Licensing and Standards Committee listed on the Agenda of Council be presented for consideration.


8 - Motion to Introduce Report moved by Councillor Norman Kelly (Carried)

That the Report from Meeting 18 of the Parks and Environment Committee listed on the Agenda of Council be presented for consideration.


9 - Motion to Introduce Report moved by Councillor Peter Milczyn (Carried)

That the Report from Meeting 20 of the Planning and Growth Management Committee listed on the Agenda of Council be presented for consideration.


10 - Motion to Introduce Report moved by Councillor Denzil Minnan-Wong (Carried)

That the Report from Meeting 20 of the Public Works and Infrastructure Committee listed on the Agenda of Council be presented for consideration.


11 - Motion to Introduce Report moved by Councillor Vincent Crisanti (Carried)

That the Report from Meeting 21 of the Etobicoke York Community Council listed on the Agenda of Council be presented for consideration.


12 - Motion to Introduce Report moved by Councillor Maria Augimeri (Carried)

That the Report from Meeting 21 of the North York Community Council listed on the Agenda of Council be presented for consideration.


13 - Motion to Introduce Report moved by Councillor Michelle Berardinetti (Carried)

That the Report from Meeting 21 of the Scarborough Community Council listed on the Agenda of Council be presented for consideration.


14 - Motion to Introduce Report moved by Councillor Paula Fletcher (Carried)

That the Report from Meeting 21 of the Toronto and East York Community Council listed on the Agenda of Council be presented for consideration.


15 - Motion to Introduce Report moved by Councillor Mike Layton (Carried)

That the New Business from the Mayor and City officials listed on the Agenda of Council be presented for consideration.


Vote (Introduce Report)

Feb-20-2013 10:07 AM

Result: Carried Majority Required - RM30.3 - Introduce committee reports and new business
Yes: 44 Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Doug Ford, Rob Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Giorgio Mammoliti, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Peter Milczyn, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Ron Moeser, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, David Shiner, Karen Stintz, Michael Thompson, Adam Vaughan, Kristyn Wong-Tam 
No: 0  
Absent: 1 Joe Mihevc 

RM30.4

Information 

Received 

 

Ward:All 

Petitions
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, received the following petitions for information:

 

a.         Petition headed "EY21.2 – Final Report  - 1216 Royal York Road - Official Plan and Zoning By-law Amendments", submitted by Councillor Gloria Lindsay Luby, Ward 4 – Etobicoke Centre, containing the names of approximately 200 persons.

 

b.         Petition headed "Stop cutting down beautiful Oak trees in High Park, Toronto", submitted by Councillor Sarah Doucette, Ward 13 – Parkdale-High Park, containing the names of approximately 801 persons.

 

c.         Petition headed "Eglinton Crosstown LRT Environment Assessment Decision - the Elimination of the Leslie/Eglinton Stop", submitted by Councillor Jaye Robinson, Ward 25 - Don Valley West, containing the names of approximately 336 persons.

Motions (City Council)
Petition Filed (Carried)

That City Council receive the petitions for information.


Vote (Petition Filed)

Feb-20-2013 10:12 AM

Result: Carried Majority Required - RM30.4 - Receive the petitions
Yes: 44 Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Raymond Cho, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Doug Ford, Rob Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Giorgio Mammoliti, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Peter Milczyn, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Ron Moeser, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, David Shiner, Karen Stintz, Michael Thompson, Adam Vaughan, Kristyn Wong-Tam 
No: 0  
Absent: 1 Shelley Carroll 

RM30.5

ACTION 

Amended 

 

Ward:All 

Review of the Order Paper
City Council Decision

February 20, 2013:

 

City Council adopted the February 20, 2013 Order Paper, as amended, and all other Items not held on consent.

 

February 21, 2013:

 

City Council adopted the February 21, 2013 Order Paper.

Background Information (City Council)
February 20, 2013 Order Paper
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/rm/bgrd/backgroundfile-56372.pdf)

February 21, 2013 Order Paper
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/rm/bgrd/backgroundfile-56373.pdf)

(February 20, 2013) Memorandum from the City Clerk providing background materials on a Protocol for Member Involvement in Other Wards
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/rm/bgrd/backgroundfile-56374.pdf)

Motions (City Council)
Review Order Paper

February 20, 2013 at 10:15 a.m. - Speaker Nunziata advised Council of the following:

 

Council will now review the Order Paper.

           

            The Mayor has designated the following key matters for this meeting:

 

            Economic Development Committee Item ED19.4, headed "Collaborating for Competitiveness: A Strategic Plan to Accelerate Economic Growth and Job Creation in Toronto"

 

and

 

            Toronto and East York Community Council Item TE 21.8, headed "Renaming of 'Don Jail Roadway' to 'Jack Layton Way' "

 

            These Items will be our first two items of business today.

 

            Council is scheduled to meet in closed session at 6:00 p.m. tonight, if required.  The Notices of Motions run through is scheduled for 2 p.m. tomorrow.

 

In the event Council doesn’t complete the agenda by the 8:00 p.m. adjournment time tomorrow night, Council will continue meeting on Friday, February 22nd to complete the agenda.

 

The City Clerk has noted the Items that Members wish to hold.

 

Under Council’s procedures, an item must be urgent in order to be made time specific.  An urgent matter relates to a significant emergency health or safety matter, or relates to a significant financial, legal, or contractual deadline before the next Council meeting.  I will recognize requests to make matters urgent and time specific after I go through the Items for additional holds.


1 - Motion to Amend the Order Paper moved by Councillor Glenn De Baeremaeker (Carried)

February 20, 2013 at 10:41 a.m. - That City Council amend the Order Paper to consider Item CC30.6 headed "2012 Annual Report of the Ombudsman" at 9:30 a.m. on Thursday, February 21, 2013 and the Ombudsman be requested to make a presentation.


Vote (Amend the Order Paper)

Feb-20-2013 10:41 AM

Result: Carried Majority Required - Order Paper - Consider CC30.6 as first item on February 21, 2013
Yes: 43 Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Rob Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Giorgio Mammoliti, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Peter Milczyn, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Ron Moeser, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, David Shiner, Karen Stintz, Michael Thompson, Adam Vaughan, Kristyn Wong-Tam 
No: 2 Doug Ford, Doug Holyday 
Absent: 0  

2 - Motion to Amend the Order Paper moved by Mayor Rob Ford (Carried)

February 20, 2013 at 10:42 a.m. - That City Council amend the Order Paper to consider Item ST9.1 headed "Council Member Appointment to the Executive Committee to Fill a Vacancy" and Item ST.9.2 headed "Council Member Appointment to the Budget Committee to Fill a Vacancy" immediately following the Mayor's Key Matters.


Vote (Amend the Order Paper)

Feb-20-2013 10:42 AM

Result: Carried Majority Required - Order Paper - Consider ST9.1 and 9.2 immediately following the Mayor's Key Items
Yes: 44 Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Doug Ford, Rob Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Giorgio Mammoliti, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Peter Milczyn, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Ron Moeser, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, David Shiner, Karen Stintz, Michael Thompson, Kristyn Wong-Tam 
No: 1 Adam Vaughan 
Absent: 0  

3 - Motion to Amend the Order Paper moved by Councillor Pam McConnell (Carried)

February 20, 2013 at 10:44 a.m. - That City Council amend the Order Paper to consider Item CC30.8 headed "Decision of Divisional Court in Magder v. Ford", Item CC30.9 headed "Violation of Code of Conduct for Members of Council: Mayor Rob Ford" and Item CC30.10 headed "Violation of Code of Conduct for Members of Council: Councillor Doug Ford" as the next three Items after Item CC30.6 on February 21, 2013.


Vote (Amend the Order Paper)

Feb-20-2013 10:44 AM

Result: Carried Majority Required - Order Paper - Consider CC30.8, CC30.9 and CC30.10 after CC30.6 on February 21, 2013
Yes: 38 Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Mary Fragedakis, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Peter Milczyn, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Ron Moeser, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, Karen Stintz, Adam Vaughan, Kristyn Wong-Tam 
No: 6 Doug Ford, Rob Ford, Mark Grimes, Doug Holyday, Giorgio Mammoliti, David Shiner 
Absent: 1 Michael Thompson 

4 - Motion to Amend the Order Paper moved by Councillor Ana Bail„o (Carried)

February 20, 2013 at 10:46 a.m. - That City Council amend the Order Paper to consider Item CD18.5 headed "Undocumented Workers in Toronto" immediately following the review of Member Motions on February 21, 2013. 


Vote (Amend the Order Paper)

Feb-20-2013 10:46 AM

Result: Carried Majority Required - Consider CD18.5 immediately following review of Member Motions
Yes: 44 Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Doug Ford, Rob Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Giorgio Mammoliti, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Peter Milczyn, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Ron Moeser, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, David Shiner, Michael Thompson, Adam Vaughan, Kristyn Wong-Tam 
No: 0  
Absent: 1 Karen Stintz 

5 - Motion to Amend the Order Paper moved by Councillor Kristyn Wong-Tam (Carried)

February 20, 2013 at 10:52 a.m. - That City Council amend the Order Paper to consider Item TE21.58 headed "Road Alteration - Bay Street, Between Davenport Road and Bloor Street West" immediately following Item CC30.10 on February 21, 2013.


Vote (Amend the Order Paper)

Feb-20-2013 10:52 AM

Result: Carried Majority Required - Consider TE21.58 immediately following Item CC30.10
Yes: 45 Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Doug Ford, Rob Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Giorgio Mammoliti, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Peter Milczyn, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Ron Moeser, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, David Shiner, Karen Stintz, Michael Thompson, Adam Vaughan, Kristyn Wong-Tam 
No: 0  
Absent: 0  

6 - Motion to Amend the Order Paper moved by Councillor Cesar Palacio (Carried)

February 20, 2013 at 10:57 a.m. - That City Council amend the Order Paper to consider Item EX28.2 headed "Human Trafficking" immediately following Item CD18.5 on February 21, 2013.


Vote (Amend the Order Paper)

Feb-20-2013 10:57 AM

Result: Carried Majority Required - Consider EX28.2 immediately after CD18.5
Yes: 44 Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Doug Ford, Rob Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Giorgio Mammoliti, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Peter Milczyn, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, David Shiner, Karen Stintz, Michael Thompson, Adam Vaughan, Kristyn Wong-Tam 
No: 0  
Absent: 1 Ron Moeser 

Motion to Adopt Order Paper as Amended (Carried)

February 20, 2013 – 11:04 a.m. – That City Council adopt the Wednesday, February 20, 2013 Order Paper, as amended, and all other Items not held on consent.


Vote (Adopt Order Paper as Amended)

Feb-20-2013 11:04 AM

Result: Carried Majority Required - Adopt the February 20 Order Paper, as amended
Yes: 39 Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Rob Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Peter Milczyn, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, David Shiner, Karen Stintz, Michael Thompson, Adam Vaughan, Kristyn Wong-Tam 
No: 0  
Absent: 6 Frank Di Giorgio, Doug Ford, Mark Grimes, Giorgio Mammoliti, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Ron Moeser 

Review Order Paper

February 22, 2013 at 9:59 a.m. - Speaker Nunziata advised Members of the following:

 

Members of Council we will now review and confirm the Order Paper.  There are 65 Items left on the agenda.

 

Yesterday, Council set a number of timed items for today.  These have been noted on the Order Paper.

 

Our first Item of business today will be Item CC30.6, the Ombudman's 2012 Annual Report.

 

Following the Ombudsman's Items, Council will consider the Items from the Integrity Commissioner.   These Items will be followed by Item TE21.58 respecting a road alteration on Bay Street.

 

Members Motions will be considered at 2:00 p.m.   The next two items after Member Motions will be CD18.5 on undocumented workers, followed by EX28.2 on human trafficking.


Motion to Adopt Order Paper (Carried)

February 21, 2013 – 9:59 a.m. – That City Council adopt the Thursday, February 21, 2013 Order Paper.


Vote (Adopt Order Paper)

Feb-21-2013 9:59 AM

Result: Carried Majority Required - Adopt the February 21 Order Paper
Yes: 32 Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Raymond Cho, Josh Colle, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, Rob Ford, Mark Grimes, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Ron Moeser, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Jaye Robinson, David Shiner, Michael Thompson, Adam Vaughan, Kristyn Wong-Tam 
No: 0  
Absent: 13 Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Shelley Carroll, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Doug Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Giorgio Mammoliti, Peter Milczyn, Anthony Perruzza, Karen Stintz 

7 - Motion to Amend the Order Paper moved by Councillor Gord Perks (Carried)

February 21, 2013 - 3:38 p.m. - That City Council amend the Order Paper to consider Item CC30.8 now.


Vote (Amend the Order Paper)

Feb-21-2013 3:38 PM

Result: Carried Two-Thirds Required - Consider CC30.8 now
Yes: 29 Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Raymond Cho, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Mary Fragedakis, Doug Holyday, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Frances Nunziata (Chair), John Parker, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, David Shiner, Karen Stintz, Michael Thompson, Kristyn Wong-Tam 
No: 6 Mike Layton, Joe Mihevc, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Cesar Palacio, Jaye Robinson, Adam Vaughan 
Absent: 10 Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Frank Di Giorgio, Doug Ford, Rob Ford, Mark Grimes, Norman Kelly, Giorgio Mammoliti, Peter Milczyn, Ron Moeser 

Point of Privilege by Councillor Denzil Minnan-Wong

Councillor Minnan-Wong, rising on a Point of Privilege, stated that Members had made comments about not intervening in matters in other Wards, in response to his advising Council that he was going to attend a meeting with a developer about a matter in another Ward.  Councillor Minnan-Wong asked the Speaker if there was a protocol on Members involvement in other Wards.

 

Speaker Nunziata accepted the Point of Privilege and requested the City Clerk to provide information to Council on the matter.

 

Later in the meeting, Speaker Nunziata advised Council that the City Clerk had circulated a memorandum (February 20, 2013) which confirms that there is no prevailing protocol for Member involvement in other Wards.


RM30.6

Presentation 

Received 

 

Ward:All 

Presentations, Introductions and Announcements
City Council Decision

Various presentations, introductions and announcements were made to City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013.

City Council Decision Advice and Other Information

February 20, 2013:

 

Speaker Nunziata, during the morning session of the meeting, welcomed Betty Disero, former City of Toronto Councillor, present in the Chamber.

 

Speaker Nunziata, during the morning session of the meeting, invited Mayor Ford to come forward to address Council on the Federation of Canadian Municipalities (FCM) Sustainable Communities Award which recognizes municipalities nationally for projects that demonstrate environmental responsibility and excellence.  Mayor Rob Ford called upon Councillor Karen Stintz and Councillor Shelley Carroll to come forward to accept the award to the City of Toronto and the Toronto Transit Commission for the Victoria Park Bus Terminal.  Councillor Shelley Carroll and Councillor Stintz addressed Council.

 

February 21, 2013

 

Councillor Thompson, during the morning session of the meeting, announced that as part of the Fedev Ontario's Prosperity Initiative, Fiera Foods will receive $3.2 million in funds that will create 100 new jobs in Toronto.  Councillor Thompson thanked Michael Wolfson, Economic Development Division, for his work in assisting Fiera Foods.

 

Speaker Nunziata, during the morning session of the meeting, welcomed the Grade 10 students and their teacher from St. Basil the Great Secondary School, who were in attendance to learn more about municipal government.

 

Councillor Thompson, during the morning session of the meeting, introduced and welcomed Steven M. Buckley, General Manager, Transportation Services, to the City of Toronto.

 

Speaker Nunziata, during the afternoon session of the meeting, welcomed the members of Women Moving Forward, a program at the Jane/Finch Community and Family Centre, who were present in the Chamber.

 

Councillor Michelle Berardinetti and Councillor Janet Davis, during the afternoon session of the meeting, annouced that today was International Mother Language Day.


Executive Committee - Meeting 28
EX28.1

ACTION 

Adopted on Consent 

 

Ward:All 

Use of City Agency and Corporation Resources During an Election
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council require, or request as legally appropriate, City agencies and corporations to review the City's Policy on Use of City Resources during an Election, adopt policies appropriate to their organization that reflect the purpose and principles of the City's Policy, and submit their policies to the City Manager no later than September 20, 2013.

Background Information (Committee)
(January 21, 2013) Report from the City Manager on Use of City Agency and Corporation Resources during an Election
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ex/bgrd/backgroundfile-55390.pdf)


EX28.2

ACTION 

Amended 

 

Ward:All 

Human Trafficking
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council direct the Executive Director, Social Development, Finance and Administration to pursue opportunities to reduce the impact of human trafficking in Toronto by doing the following:

 

a.         collaborate with existing human trafficking committees coordinated by different organizations: Public Safety Canada's National Action Plan to Combat Human Trafficking, the Ontario government's Human Trafficking Advisory Committee supported by the Ministry of the Attorney General, and four working groups comprised of organizations that serve trafficked persons: the Toronto Counter Human Trafficking Network coordinated by FCJ Refugee Centre, the Ontario Coalition Against Human Trafficking coordinated by the Alliance Against Modern Slavery, the Rotary Club of Toronto Women’s Initiative Domestic Human Trafficking Project, Streetlight Support Services, Free-Them and the National Task Force of Human Trafficking of Women and Girls in Canada led by Canadian Women's Foundation;

 

b.         work with other orders of government, community-based organizations, Toronto Police Service, and City divisions to design a training program to inform, educate and train City staff regarding human trafficking; and

 

c.         collect data about trafficked persons, success stories, and charged and convicted traffickers to benchmark and monitor the trends in Toronto.

 

2.         City Council direct the Executive Director, Municipal Licensing and Standards, in consultation with the Executive Director, Social Development, Finance and Administration, Legal Services, the Toronto Police Service and other City divisions as needed, to undertake a review and report back to the Executive Committee with recommendations outlining required enactment and/or amendment to City by-laws, including zoning provisions, and further detailing the resources and tools needed to aid in the combatting of human trafficking, and strengthening the protection of vulnerable women, children and all persons from human traffickers in the City of Toronto; this review to include, but not be limited to:

 

a.        investigative and Enforcement resources and tools; and

b.        financial and Punitive resources and tools.

 

3.         City Council advise the Federal Government of Canada of its desire to see legislation put in place similar to the United States' "Victims of Trafficking and Violence Protection Act", as human trafficking has dire circumstances for the residents of our country no matter where they live.

 

4.         City Council advise the Federal Government of Canada of its desire to see the establishment of a central enforcement office under the jurisdiction of Public Safety Canada similar to the "Office to Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Persons" created  by the United States Federal government.

 

5.         City Council request the Executive Director, Social Development, Finance and Administration to work in conjunction with the Fair Wage Office, the Director, Purchasing and Materials Management, and the City Solicitor, to review Human Trafficking laws in other jurisdictions, including the United States, to see how they deal with anti-trafficking provisions, in particular, for contractors and sub-contractors for supplies and services; this work should be done in parallel to the work already in progress on a report being prepared on a living wage, quality jobs, and contracting out, as previously requested by the Executive Committee.

 

6.         City Council direct the General Manager of Shelter, Support and Housing Administration and the Executive Director, Social Development, Finance and Administration to develop, in conjunction with the organizations and stakeholders identified in Part 1 above, detailed policies and protocols regarding legal assistance, crisis intervention, affordable housing, medical services and skill development opportunities for victims of trafficking and to report back to the Executive Committee in the fourth quarter of 2013.

 

7.         City Council direct the Executive Director, Social Development, Finance and Administration to include in the report due back to Executive Committee in Part 2 above, the role of the City of Toronto in identifying and implementing best practices for reducing the frequency of human trafficking, identifying and implementing best practices for policing against human trafficking, identifying and implementing best practices for establishing safe houses for victims of human trafficking and eradicating human trafficking within the City of Toronto.

 

8.         City Council request the Executive Director, Social Development, Finance and Administration, in consultation with the Director, Strategic Communications, to include as part of the report back to the July 3, 2013 meeting of the Executive Committee, the feasibility of creating measures and reviewing policies, including but not limited to the City of Toronto's advertising policy and policies regarding the distribution of publications in City-owned spaces, that would disassociate the City from the sex trade and escort services, or other activities linked to human trafficking or the exploitation of women, children or other vulnerable populations.

Background Information (Committee)
(January 22, 2013) Report from the Executive Director, Social Development, Finance and Administration on Human Trafficking
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ex/bgrd/backgroundfile-55437.pdf)

Appendices A to F
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ex/bgrd/backgroundfile-55534.pdf)

Communications (Committee)
(February 5, 2013) Letter from Karlee Sapoznik, President/CEO/Co-Founder, Alliance Against Modern Slavery (EX.New.EX28.2.1)
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ex/comm/communicationfile-34429.pdf)

Communications (City Council)
(February 12, 2013) E-mail from Bruce Rivers, Executive Director, Covenant House (CC.Main.EX28.2.2)
Motions (City Council)
1 - Motion to Amend Item (Additional) moved by Councillor Kristyn Wong-Tam (Carried)

That:

 

1.         City Council direct the General Manager of Shelter, Support and Housing Administration and the Executive Director, Social Development, Finance and Administration to develop, in conjunction with the organizations and stakeholders identified in Recommendation 1, detailed policies and protocols regarding legal assistance, crisis intervention, affordable housing, medical services and skill development opportunities for victims of trafficking and to report back to the Executive Committee in the fourth quarter of 2013.

 

2.         City Council direct the Executive Director, Social Development, Finance and Administration to include in the report due back to Executive Committee in Recommendation 2, the role of the City of Toronto in identifying and implementing best practices for reducing the frequency of human trafficking, identifying and implementing best practices for policing against human trafficking, identifying and implementing best practices for establishing safe houses for victims of human trafficking and eradicating human trafficking within the City of Toronto.


Vote (Amend Item (Additional))

Feb-21-2013 7:43 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - EX28.2 - Wong Tam - motion 1
Yes: 38 Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Doug Ford, Mark Grimes, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Peter Milczyn, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Frances Nunziata, Cesar Palacio, John Parker (Chair), James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, Karen Stintz, Kristyn Wong-Tam 
No: 0  
Absent: 7 Rob Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Giorgio Mammoliti, Ron Moeser, David Shiner, Michael Thompson, Adam Vaughan 

2 - Motion to Amend Item (Additional) moved by Councillor Vincent Crisanti (Carried)

That City Council request the Executive Director, Social Development, Finance and Administration, in consultation with the Director, Strategic Communications, to include as part of the report back to the July 3, 2013 meeting of the Executive Committee, the feasibility of creating measures and reviewing policies, including but not limited to the City of Toronto's advertising policy and policies regarding the distribution of publications in City-owned spaces, that would disassociate the City from the sex trade and escort services, or other activities linked to human trafficking or the exploitation of women, children or other vulnerable populations.


Vote (Amend Item (Additional))

Feb-21-2013 7:44 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - EX28.2 - Crisanti - motion 2
Yes: 32 Paul Ainslie, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Raymond Cho, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Doug Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Peter Milczyn, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Frances Nunziata, Cesar Palacio, John Parker (Chair), Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, Karen Stintz 
No: 7 Maria Augimeri, Shelley Carroll, Janet Davis, Mike Layton, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Kristyn Wong-Tam 
Absent: 6 Rob Ford, Giorgio Mammoliti, Ron Moeser, David Shiner, Michael Thompson, Adam Vaughan 

Motion to Adopt Item as Amended (Carried)

Vote (Adopt Item as Amended)

Feb-21-2013 7:45 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - EX28.2 - Adopt the item as amended
Yes: 39 Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Doug Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Peter Milczyn, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Frances Nunziata, Cesar Palacio, John Parker (Chair), James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, Karen Stintz, Kristyn Wong-Tam 
No: 0  
Absent: 6 Rob Ford, Giorgio Mammoliti, Ron Moeser, David Shiner, Michael Thompson, Adam Vaughan 

EX28.3

ACTION 

Adopted on Consent 

 

Ward:All 

Budget Adjustment to the Toronto Public Health 2013 Approved Operating Budget
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council increase the Toronto Public Health 2013 Approved Operating Budget by $267.0 thousand gross and $0.0 net to reflect confirmed 100 per cent one-time funding from the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care for the Healthy Communities Fund Partnership.

Background Information (Committee)
(January 22, 2013) Report from the Medical Officer of Health on Budget Adjustment to the Toronto Public Health 2013 Approved Operating Budget
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ex/bgrd/backgroundfile-55446.pdf)

Background Information (City Council)
(February 11, 2013) Transmittal from the Board of Health regarding Budget Adjustment to the Toronto Public Health 2013 Approved Operating Budget (EX28.3a)
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/cc/bgrd/backgroundfile-56184.pdf)


EX28.4

ACTION 

Received 

 

Ward:6 

Future Options for the Lakeshore Arena
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013 received this Item for information.

Background Information (Committee)
(November 27, 2012) Letter from City Council on Future Options for the Lakeshore Arena
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ex/bgrd/backgroundfile-55305.htm)

(October 22, 2012) Report with Attachments 1 to 3, from the General Manager, Parks, Forestry and Recreation, and the Acting Deputy City Manager and Chief Financial Officer on Future Options for the Lakeshore Arena
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ex/bgrd/backgroundfile-55443.pdf)

Communications (City Council)
(February 18, 2013) E-mail from Russ Ford, Executive Director, LAMP Community Health Centre (CC.Supp.EX28.4.1)
Motions (City Council)
1 - Motion to Receive Item moved by Councillor Mark Grimes (Carried)
That the item be received for information.

Vote (Receive Item)

Feb-21-2013 8:51 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - EX28.4 - Grimes - motion 1 - receive the item
Yes: 22 Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Raymond Cho, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Doug Ford, Mark Grimes, Mike Layton, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Joe Mihevc, Cesar Palacio, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Karen Stintz, Adam Vaughan 
No: 16 Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Mike Del Grande, Frank Di Giorgio, Rob Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Chin Lee, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Peter Milczyn, Frances Nunziata (Chair), John Parker, Anthony Perruzza, Kristyn Wong-Tam 
Absent: 7 Giorgio Mammoliti, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Ron Moeser, Jaye Robinson, David Shiner, Michael Thompson 

2 - Motion to Amend Item moved by Councillor Mike Del Grande (Redundant)

That:

 

1.         City Council direct that, should the City continue to operate the Lakeshore Arena, the City purchase or exchange the land with the Toronto District School board.


Ruling by Speaker Frances Nunziata
Due to Council's adoption of motion 1 by Councillor Grimes, Speaker Nunziata ruled motion 2 by Councillor Del Grande and motion 4 by Councillor Carroll redundant.

3 - Motion to Refer Item moved by Councillor Janet Davis (Lost)

That City Council refer the Item back to the General Manager, Parks Forestry and Recreation to report to Council on the status in one year.


Vote (Refer Item)

Feb-21-2013 8:24 PM

Result: Lost Majority Required - EX28.4 - Refer the item
Yes: 3 Maria Augimeri, Pam McConnell, Anthony Perruzza 
No: 35 Paul Ainslie, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Doug Ford, Rob Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Josh Matlow, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Peter Milczyn, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Karen Stintz, Adam Vaughan, Kristyn Wong-Tam 
Absent: 7 Paula Fletcher, Giorgio Mammoliti, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Ron Moeser, Jaye Robinson, David Shiner, Michael Thompson 

4 - Motion to Amend Motion moved by Councillor Shelley Carroll (Redundant)

That motion 2 by Councillor Del Grande be amended to read as follows:

 

That City Council direct that, prior to implementing Executive Committee Recommendations 1, 2 3 and 4, the General Manager, Parks, Forestry and Recreation explore the potential to acquire or exchange the land with the Toronto District School board.


Ruling by Speaker Frances Nunziata
Due to Council's adoption of motion 1 by Councillor Grimes, Speaker Nunziata ruled motion 2 by Councillor Del Grande and motion 4 by Councillor Carroll redundant.

EX28.5

ACTION 

Adopted 

 

Ward:11, 16, 18, 20, 26, 27, 32 

Arena Boards of Management 2011 Operating Surpluses/Deficits Settlement (Item BU32.3)
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council direct that the 2011 operating surpluses totalling $61,883.00 from seven Arenas (George Bell; Larry Grossman Forest Hill; Leaside; McCormick; Moss Park; North Toronto; Ted Reeve) be paid to the City of Toronto and be used to partially fund the payment of operating deficit of $116,849.00 for the remaining arena (William H. Bolton), resulting in an operating net deficit of $54,966.00 to be funded by the City, as detailed in Appendix A, column (d), to the report (November 9, 2012) from the Acting Deputy City Manager and Chief Financial Officer.

 

2.         City Council direct that a funding provision for the 2011 net deficit of $119.00 be made through the 2012 Final Year-End Operating Variance Report, as calculated in the attached Appendix A to the report (November 9, 2012) from the Acting Deputy City Manager and Chief Financial Officer.

Background Information (Committee)
(November 26, 2012) Letter from the Budget Committee on Arena Boards of Management 2011 Operating Surpluses/Deficits Settlement (Item BU32.3)
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ex/bgrd/backgroundfile-55299.htm)

(November 9, 2012) Report with Appendices A to C, from the Acting Deputy City Manager and Chief Financial Officer on Arena Boards of Management 2011 Operating Surpluses/Deficits Settlement
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ex/bgrd/backgroundfile-55304.pdf)

Motions (City Council)
Motion to Adopt Item (Carried)

Vote (Adopt Item)

Feb-21-2013 8:52 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - EX28.5 - Adopt the item
Yes: 38 Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Doug Ford, Rob Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Peter Milczyn, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Karen Stintz, Adam Vaughan, Kristyn Wong-Tam 
No: 1 Mike Del Grande 
Absent: 6 Giorgio Mammoliti, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Ron Moeser, Jaye Robinson, David Shiner, Michael Thompson 

EX28.7

ACTION 

Adopted 

 

Ward:28 

Toronto Public Library - Location of St. Lawrence Branch at the First Parliament Site (Item BU38.3)
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council approve the First Parliament site for the relocation of the St. Lawrence Branch currently slated to begin in 2016, to the First Parliament site at 271 Front Street East, subject to successful negotiation of the exchange of lands at 271 Front Street East and 25 Berkeley Street for 281 Front Street and 43A Parliament Street.

Background Information (Committee)
(January 18, 2013) Letter from the Budget Committee on Toronto Public Library - Location of St. Lawrence Branch at the First Parliament Site
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ex/bgrd/backgroundfile-55366.htm)

(November 19, 2012) Report from the City Librarian on Toronto Public Library - Location of St. Lawrence Branch at the First Parliament Site
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ex/bgrd/backgroundfile-55363.pdf)

Motions (City Council)
Motion to Adopt Item (Carried)

Vote (Adopt Item)

Feb-20-2013 11:02 AM

Result: Carried Majority Required - EX28.7 - Adopt the item
Yes: 37 Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Doug Ford, Rob Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Giorgio Mammoliti, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Peter Milczyn, Cesar Palacio, John Parker (Chair), Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, David Shiner, Karen Stintz, Michael Thompson, Adam Vaughan, Kristyn Wong-Tam 
No: 0  
Absent: 8 Ana Bail„o, Frank Di Giorgio, Paula Fletcher, Mark Grimes, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Ron Moeser, Frances Nunziata, James Pasternak 
Declared Interests (City Council)

The following member(s) declared an interest:

Councillor James Pasternak - as his spouse works for the Toronto Public Library


EX28.8

ACTION 

Adopted on Consent 

 

Ward:All 

Toronto Transit Commission - 2012 In-Year Technical Capital Budget Adjustments (Item BU38.4)
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council approve in-year technical budget adjustments resulting in the deferral of $326.898 million from the approved 2012 budget into future year cash flow commitments (including related funding impacts) as outlined in Appendix A attached to the report (December 21, 2012) from the Chief Financial and Administration Officer, Toronto Transit Commission.

 

2.         City Council approve the application of additional funds from maturing reserve accounts including a net increase of $1.189 million in the Ontario Rolling Stock Infrastructure Funding (ORSIF) Reserve Funds XR3024 and an increase of $0.048 million in the Golden Horseshoe Transit Investment Partnership (GTIP) Reserve Funds XR3023.

Background Information (Committee)
(January 18, 2013) Letter from the Budget Committee on Toronto Transit Commission -2012 In-Year Technical Capital Budget Adjustments (Item BU38.4)
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ex/bgrd/backgroundfile-55365.htm)

(December 21, 2012) Letter from the Chief Financial and Administration Officer, Toronto Transit Commission on the 2012 In-Year Technical Capital Budget Adjustments
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ex/bgrd/backgroundfile-55364.pdf)


EX28.10

ACTION 

Adopted on Consent 

 

Ward:All 

Toronto Police Service - 2013 Service Priorities and Business Plan
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council receive for information the report titled, "Toronto Police Service - 2013 Service Priorities and Business Plan" attached to the letter (January 21, 2013) from the Chair, Toronto Police Services Board.

 

2.         City Council request the Toronto Police Services Board to add People with Disabilities, including those within Toronto Community Housing Developments, to the list of identified groups whose needs are distinct as they relate to policing.

 

3.         City Council request the Toronto Police Services Board to provide detailed information on Board Succession Planning for the Toronto Police Service, as a component of its Human Resources Strategy.

Background Information (Committee)
(January 21, 2013) Letter with Appendix A from the Chair, Toronto Police Services Board on Toronto Police Service: 2013 Service Priorities and Business Plan
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ex/bgrd/backgroundfile-55440.pdf)


EX28.12

ACTION 

Adopted on Consent 

 

Ward:All 

Accessibility Issues related to the 2015 Pan Am and ParaPan Am Games
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council request the Province of Ontario and Toronto 2015 to comment on the issues raised in the letter (December 3, 2012) from the Chair of the Disability Issues Committee.

Background Information (Committee)
(December 3, 2012) Letter from the Chair, Disability Issues Committee on 2015 Pan Am and ParaPan Am Games (Item DI4.2)
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ex/bgrd/backgroundfile-55457.pdf)


EX28.13

ACTION 

Adopted 

 

Ward:All 

Taxicab Industry Review - Submission from the Disability Issues Committee
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council submit the report (October 2012) from the Disability Issues Committee, Transportation Subcommittee, entitled "Comments and Recommendations on the Taxicab Industry Review" to the Licensing and Standards Committee for consideration.

 

2.         City Council direct that the Disability Issues Committee be included in future public consultations on the Taxicab Industry Review.

Background Information (Committee)
(December 3, 2012) Letter from the Chair, Disability Issues Committee on Transportation Working Group, Disability Issues Committee (Item DI4.6)
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ex/bgrd/backgroundfile-55458.pdf)

(October 23, 2012) Report from the Disability Issues Committee, Transportation Subcommittee on Transportation Working Group, Disability Issues Committee (Item DI4.6)
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ex/bgrd/backgroundfile-55556.pdf)

Motions (City Council)
Motion to Adopt Item (Carried)

Vote (Adopt Item)

Feb-20-2013 11:03 AM

Result: Carried Majority Required - EX28.13 - Adopt the item
Yes: 37 Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Rob Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Peter Milczyn, Cesar Palacio, John Parker (Chair), James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, David Shiner, Karen Stintz, Michael Thompson, Adam Vaughan, Kristyn Wong-Tam 
No: 0  
Absent: 8 Ana Bail„o, Frank Di Giorgio, Doug Ford, Mark Grimes, Giorgio Mammoliti, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Ron Moeser, Frances Nunziata 
Declared Interests (City Council)

The following member(s) declared an interest:

Councillor Frances Nunziata - as her brother is an agent for the taxi industry


Board of Health - Meeting 18
HL18.2

ACTION 

Adopted 

 

Ward:All 

Regulation of Personal Services Settings (PSS)
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council instruct the City Solicitor to introduce a bill to amend Municipal Code Chapter 545, Licensing to:

 

            a.         license businesses operating as Personal Services Settings (PSS);

            b.         reflect the by-law design features as set out in Appendix A to the report (November 5, 2012) from the Medical Officer of Health and Executive Director, Municipal Licensing and Standards; and

c.         phase implementation over a two-year period as set out in Table 1 to the report (November 5, 2012) from the Medical Officer of Health and Executive Director, Municipal Licensing and Standards.

City Council Decision Advice and Other Information

City Council considered Items HL18.2 and LS18.2 together.

Background Information (Board)
(November 5, 2012) Staff Report from the Medical Officer of Health and the Executive Director, Municipal Licensing and Standards - Regulation of Personal Services Settings and Appendix A: PSS By-law Design Features
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2012/hl/bgrd/backgroundfile-51819.pdf)

(November 19, 2012) Presentation from Dr. Barbara Yaffe, Director, Communicable Disease Control and Associate Medical Officer of Health - Regulation of Personal Services Settings
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2012/hl/bgrd/backgroundfile-52323.pdf)

Communications (Board)
(November 16, 2012) Letter from Mathew Ellis and Stuart Kay, Ontario Tattoo Association (HL.New.HL18.2.1)
Motions (City Council)
Motion to Adopt Item (Carried)

Vote (Adopt Item)

Feb-20-2013 8:00 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - HL18.2 - Adopt the item
Yes: 39 Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Doug Ford, Rob Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Peter Milczyn, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, David Shiner, Karen Stintz, Michael Thompson, Adam Vaughan 
No: 0  
Absent: 6 Mike Del Grande, Giorgio Mammoliti, Joe Mihevc, Ron Moeser, Jaye Robinson, Kristyn Wong-Tam 

Civic Appointments Committee - Meeting 20
CA20.3

ACTION 

Adopted on Consent 

 

Ward:All 

Appointment to Fill Vacancy on the Board of Health
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council appoint the alternate listed in Confidential Attachment 1 to the Board of Health, at the pleasure of Council, for a term of office ending on November 30, 2014, and until a successor is appointed.

 

2.         The City Clerk make the appointee’s name public once appointed by Council and the appointee has been notified.

 

City Council has appointed the following person to the Board of Health:

 

-           David Laws.

Confidential Attachment - Personal matters about an identifiable individual being considered for appointment to the Board of Health
Background Information (Committee)
(December 4, 2012) Letter from Sadia Khan
(January 22, 2013) Confidential Attachment

CA20.4

ACTION 

Adopted on Consent 

 

Ward:All 

Appointment to Fill Vacancy on the Toronto Atmospheric Fund Board of Directors
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council appoint the alternate listed in Confidential Attachment 1 to the Toronto Atmospheric Fund Board of Directors, at the pleasure of Council, for a term of office ending on November 30, 2014, and until a successor is appointed.

 

2.         The City Clerk make the appointee’s name public once appointed by Council and the appointee has been notified.

 

City Council has appointed the following person to the Toronto Atmospheric Fund Board of Directors:

 

-           Jacoline Loewen.

Confidential Attachment - Personal matters about an identifiable individual being considered for appointment to the Toronto Atmospheric Fund Board of Directors
Background Information (Committee)
(December 12, 2012) Letter from Stefan Reichenbach
(January 17, 2013) Confidential Attachment

Community Development and Recreation Committee - Meeting 18
CD18.3

ACTION 

Amended 

 

Ward:All 

Schools-First Child Care Capital Retrofit Policy Implementation
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council authorize the General Manager, Children's Services, to endorse joint Consolidated Municipal Service Managers-school board plans for the investment of capital funding allocated to boards of education under the provincial Schools-First Child Care Capital Retrofit Policy.

 

2.         City Council request the General Manager, Children's Services to work with the Ministry of Education to develop appropriate and achievable space conversion targets for Toronto under the School-First Child Care Capital Retrofit Policy.

 

3.         City Council request the General Manager, Children's Services to report to the June 26, 2013 meeting of the Community Development and Recreation Committee on the implementation of the Schools-First Child Care Capital Retrofit Policy, including:

 

a.         the process and criteria used to determine the schools recommended to the Province of Ontario for investment;

 

b.         the schools in each School Board that will receive 2013 Child Care Capital Retrofit funds, with the number of spaces, by age grouping, to be created in each school; and

 

c.          the challenges associated with achieving Provincial targets related to the creation of child care spaces in schools as part of the Schools-First Child Care Capital Retrofit Policy and the start-up resources and additional child care fee subsidies required to support these additional spaces.

Background Information (Committee)
(January 17, 2013) Report from the General Manager, Children's Services on the Schools-First Child Care Capital Retrofit Policy Implementation
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/cd/bgrd/backgroundfile-55383.pdf)

Motions (City Council)
1 - Motion to Amend Item (Additional) moved by Councillor Janet Davis (Carried)

That:

 

1.         City Council request the General Manager, Children's Services to report to the June 26, 2013 meeting of the Community Development and Recreation Committee on the implementation of the Schools-First Child Care Capital Retrofit Policy, including:

 

a.         the process and criteria used to determine the schools recommended to the Province of Ontario for investment;

 

b.         the schools in each School Board that will receive 2013 Child Care Capital Retrofit funds, with the number of spaces, by age grouping, to be created in each school; and

 

c.         the challenges associated with achieving Provincial targets related to the creation of child care spaces in schools as part of the Schools-First Child Care Capital Retrofit Policy and the start-up resources and additional child care fee subsidies required to support these additional spaces.


Vote (Amend Item (Additional))

Feb-21-2013 2:15 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - CD18.3 - Davis - motion 1
Yes: 41 Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Doug Ford, Rob Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Peter Milczyn, Ron Moeser, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, David Shiner, Karen Stintz, Michael Thompson, Adam Vaughan, Kristyn Wong-Tam 
No: 0  
Absent: 4 Josh Colle, Mark Grimes, Giorgio Mammoliti, Denzil Minnan-Wong 

Motion to Adopt Item as Amended (Carried)

Vote (Adopt Item as Amended)

Feb-21-2013 2:16 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - CD18.3 - Adopt the item as amended
Yes: 41 Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Doug Ford, Rob Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Peter Milczyn, Ron Moeser, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, David Shiner, Karen Stintz, Michael Thompson, Adam Vaughan, Kristyn Wong-Tam 
No: 1 Denzil Minnan-Wong 
Absent: 3 Josh Colle, Mark Grimes, Giorgio Mammoliti 

CD18.5

ACTION 

Amended 

 

Ward:All 

Undocumented Workers in Toronto
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council re-affirm its commitment to ensuring access to services without fear to immigrants without full status or without full status documents.

 

2.         City Council request the Executive Director, Social Development, Finance and Administration to conduct an internal review, with community consultation, of City Divisions, Agencies and Corporations, and to report to the Community Development and Recreation Committee in the 3rd quarter of 2013 on the following:

 

a.         a review of opportunities to improve access without fear;

b.         opportunities for City-funded agencies to improve access without fear;

c.         providing training for front line staff and managers to ensure that undocumented residents can access services without fear; and

d.         a complaints protocol and a public education strategy to inform Torontonians of the City’s policy.

 

3.         City Council request the City Manager and the Executive Director, Social Development, Finance and Administration to report to the Community Development and Recreation Committee on current Federal and Provincial arrangements to deliver immigration and settlement programs in Ontario, and options for strengthening intergovernmental collaboration and partnerships with the City of Toronto.

 

4.         City Council request the Federal government to establish a regularization program for undocumented residents, and that a letter be sent to the Government and Opposition parties to this end.

 

5.         City Council request the Federal government to increase Provincial Nominee Program levels so that the Province can bring in workers with specific skills who have left Canada as undocumented workers with Canadian children, and that they be given priority processing by Canadian Citizenship and Immigration.

 

6.         City Council request the Provincial government to review its policies for Provincially-funded services for undocumented residents with a view to ensuring access to health care, emergency services, community housing and supports for such residents within a social determinants of the health framework.

Background Information (Committee)
(October 22, 2012) Report with Appendix A from the Executive Director, Social Development, Finance and Administration on Undocumented Workers in Toronto
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/cd/bgrd/backgroundfile-55291.pdf)

Communications (Committee)
(January 30, 2013) Submission from Luin Goldring, Associate Professor, Sociology, York University Centre for Research on Latin America and the Caribbean (CERLAC) (CD.New.CD18.5.1)
(January 31, 2013) Submission from Shelia Block, Director Analysis, Wellesley Institute (CD.New.CD18.5.2)
(January 27, 2013) Submission from Macdonald Scott, Registered Canadian Immigration Consultant Carranza LLP and the Immigration Legal Committee of the Law Union of Ontario (CD.New.CD18.5.3)
(January 31, 2013) Submission from Swathi Sekhar, Legal Committee of Toronto (CD.New.CD18.5.4)
Communications (City Council)
(February 15, 2013) Letter from Kenneth Hale, Director of Advocacy and Legal Services, Advocacy Centre for Tenants Ontario (CC.Supp.CD18.5.5)
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/cc/comm/communicationfile-34571.pdf)

(February 19, 2013) Letter from John Cartwright, President, Toronto and York Region Labour Council (CC.Supp.CD18.5.6)
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/cc/comm/communicationfile-34572.pdf)

(February 15, 2013) Letter from Solidarity City Network: Policy Brief (CC.New.CD18.5.7)
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/cc/comm/communicationfile-34623.pdf)

(February 21, 2013) E-mail from S. K. Hussan (CC.New.CD18.5.8)
Motions (City Council)
1 - Motion to Amend Item (Additional) moved by Councillor Joe Mihevc (Carried)

That City Council re-affirm its commitment to ensuring access to services without fear to immigrants without full status or without full status documents.


Vote (Amend Item (Additional))

Feb-21-2013 7:05 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - CD18.5 - Mihevc - motion 1
Yes: 38 Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Josh Colle, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Doug Ford, Rob Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, Karen Stintz, Adam Vaughan, Kristyn Wong-Tam 
No: 2 Gary Crawford, David Shiner 
Absent: 5 Gloria Lindsay Luby, Giorgio Mammoliti, Peter Milczyn, Ron Moeser, Michael Thompson 

2 - Motion to Amend Item moved by Councillor Denzil Minnan-Wong (Lost)

That City Council delete Community Development and Recreation Committee Recommendation 2:

 

Recommendation to be deleted:

 

2.         City Council request the federal government to establish a regularization program for undocumented residents, and that a letter be sent to the Government and Opposition parties to this end.

 

and replace it with the following new Recommendation 2:

 

2.         City Council endorse and support the Canadian government’s efforts to facilitate the legal admission of immigrants and the removal of illegal immigrants.


Vote (Amend Item)

Feb-21-2013 7:04 PM

Result: Lost Majority Required - CD18.5 - Minnan Wong - motion 2
Yes: 8 Mike Del Grande, Doug Ford, Rob Ford, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Denzil Minnan-Wong, John Parker, David Shiner 
No: 32 Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, Karen Stintz, Adam Vaughan, Kristyn Wong-Tam 
Absent: 5 Gloria Lindsay Luby, Giorgio Mammoliti, Peter Milczyn, Ron Moeser, Michael Thompson 

3 - Motion to Amend Item (Additional) moved by Councillor Cesar Palacio (Carried)

That City Council request the Federal Government to increase Provincial Nominee Program levels so that the Province can bring in workers with specific skills who have left Canada as undocumented workers with Canadian children, and that they be given priority processing by Canadian Citizenship and Immigration.


Vote (Amend Item (Additional))

Feb-21-2013 7:06 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - CD18.5 - Palacio - motion 3
Yes: 40 Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Doug Ford, Rob Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, David Shiner, Karen Stintz, Adam Vaughan, Kristyn Wong-Tam 
No: 0  
Absent: 5 Gloria Lindsay Luby, Giorgio Mammoliti, Peter Milczyn, Ron Moeser, Michael Thompson 

4 - Motion to Amend Item (Additional) moved by Councillor Janet Davis (Carried)

That City Council request the City Manager and the Executive Director, Social Development, Finance and Administration to report to Community Development and Recreation Committee on current Federal and Provincial arrangements to deliver immigration and settlement programs in Ontario, and options for strengthening intergovernmental collaboration and partnerships with the City of Toronto.


Vote (Amend Item (Additional))

Feb-21-2013 7:06 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - CD18.5 - Davis - motion 4
Yes: 39 Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Doug Ford, Rob Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, David Shiner, Karen Stintz, Adam Vaughan, Kristyn Wong-Tam 
No: 1 Denzil Minnan-Wong 
Absent: 5 Gloria Lindsay Luby, Giorgio Mammoliti, Peter Milczyn, Ron Moeser, Michael Thompson 

5 - Motion to Receive Item moved by Deputy Mayor Doug Holyday (Lost)

That Council receive the Item for information.


Vote (Receive Item)

Feb-21-2013 7:03 PM

Result: Lost Majority Required - CD18.5 - Holyday - motion 5
Yes: 8 Mike Del Grande, Doug Ford, Rob Ford, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Denzil Minnan-Wong, John Parker, David Shiner 
No: 31 Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, Karen Stintz, Adam Vaughan, Kristyn Wong-Tam 
Absent: 6 Glenn De Baeremaeker, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Giorgio Mammoliti, Peter Milczyn, Ron Moeser, Michael Thompson 

Motion to Adopt Item as Amended (Carried)

Vote (Adopt Item as Amended)

Feb-21-2013 7:07 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - CD18.5 - Adopt the item as amended
Yes: 37 Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Doug Ford, Rob Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, Karen Stintz, Adam Vaughan, Kristyn Wong-Tam 
No: 3 Doug Holyday, Denzil Minnan-Wong, David Shiner 
Absent: 5 Gloria Lindsay Luby, Giorgio Mammoliti, Peter Milczyn, Ron Moeser, Michael Thompson 

CD18.7

ACTION 

Amended 

 

Ward:All 

Toronto Newcomer Strategy
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council approve the mission, vision and guiding principles contained in the Toronto Newcomer Strategy, found in Attachment 1 to the report (January 17, 2013) from the Executive Director, Social Development, Finance and Administration, on the Toronto Newcomer Strategy.

 

2.         City Council endorse the strategic approach contained in the Toronto Newcomer Strategy and its integration and coordination into the Economic development plan to Facilitate workforce development to ensure equitable opportunities for all residents and adequate supply of qualified labour to support economic growth and reduce social support service costs to the City and receive an update on the progress of implementation activities during the next term of Council.

 

3.         City Council request the Executive Director, Social Development, Finance and Administration to report to the June 26, 2013 Community Development and Recreation Committee meeting outlining the plans for the implementation of the Newcomer Strategy as it relates to City Services and the link between City Services and the settlement sector.

Background Information (Committee)
(January 17, 2013) Report from the Executive Director, Social Development, Finance and Administration on Toronto Newcomer Strategy
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/cd/bgrd/backgroundfile-55322.pdf)

(January 17, 2013) Attachment 1 - Toronto Newcomer Strategy - Helping Newcomers Thrive and Prosper
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/cd/bgrd/backgroundfile-55333.pdf)

(January 17, 2013) Attachment 2 - Toronto Newcomer Initiative - Program Report 2012
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/cd/bgrd/backgroundfile-55334.pdf)

(January 16, 2013) Attachment 3 - Newcomer Demographics
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/cd/bgrd/backgroundfile-55335.pdf)

(October 31, 2012) Attachment 4 - Toronto South Local Immigration Partnership - Regional Three-Year Settlement Strategy (2013 to 2016)
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/cd/bgrd/backgroundfile-55336.pdf)

(September 30, 2012) Attachment 5 - Toronto West Local Immigration Partnership
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/cd/bgrd/backgroundfile-55337.pdf)

(October 31, 2012) Attachment 6 - Toronto North Settlement and Employment Strategy
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/cd/bgrd/backgroundfile-55338.pdf)

(January 17, 2013) Attachment 7 - Toronto East Quadrant Newcomer Settlement Strategy
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/cd/bgrd/backgroundfile-55339.pdf)

Communications (Committee)
(January 31, 2013) Letter from Tim Maguire, President, CUPE Local 79 (CD.New.CD18.7.1)
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/cd/comm/communicationfile-34385.pdf)

Motions (City Council)
1 - Motion to Amend Item moved by Councillor Michael Thompson (Carried)

That City Council delete Community Development and Recreation Committee Recommendation 2,

  

Recommendation to be deleted:

 

2.         City Council endorse the strategic approach contained in the Toronto Newcomer Strategy and receive an update on the progress of  implementation activities during the next term of Council.

 

and replace it with the following new Recommendation 2:

 

2.         City Council endorse the strategic approach contained in the Toronto Newcomer Strategy and its integration and coordination into the Economic development plan to Facilitate workforce development to ensure equitable opportunities for all residents and adequate supply of qualified labour to support economic growth and reduce social support service costs to the City and receive an update on the progress of implementation activities during the next term of Council.


Vote (Amend Item)

Feb-20-2013 8:08 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - CD18.7 - Thompson - motion 1
Yes: 38 Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Doug Ford, Rob Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Peter Milczyn, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, David Shiner, Karen Stintz, Michael Thompson, Adam Vaughan 
No: 0  
Absent: 7 Mike Del Grande, Giorgio Mammoliti, Joe Mihevc, Ron Moeser, James Pasternak, Jaye Robinson, Kristyn Wong-Tam 

Motion to Adopt Item as Amended (Carried)

Vote (Adopt Item as Amended)

Feb-20-2013 8:09 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - CD18.7 - Adopt the item as amended
Yes: 39 Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Doug Ford, Rob Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Peter Milczyn, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, David Shiner, Karen Stintz, Michael Thompson, Adam Vaughan 
No: 0  
Absent: 6 Mike Del Grande, Giorgio Mammoliti, Joe Mihevc, Ron Moeser, Jaye Robinson, Kristyn Wong-Tam 

CD18.8

ACTION 

Adopted on Consent 

 

Ward:All 

Provision of Exclusive Linen Laundry Services from K-Bro Laundry Services Inc.
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council authorize the Chief, Emergency Medical Services to enter into a Sole Source Contract with K-Bro Laundry Services Inc. for the amount of $200,000 net of HST, and $203,520 net of HST recoveries, to provide laundering services of Emergency Medical Services (EMS) linen that is commingled with hospital linen, from July 1, 2013 to June 30, 2014, with an additional three (3) optional one (1) year renewals, on terms satisfactory to the Chief , Emergency Medical Services and in a form satisfactory to the City Solicitor.

Background Information (Committee)
(January 16, 2013) Report from the Chief, Emergency Medical Services and Director, Purchasing and Materials Management on the Provision of Exclusive Linen Laundry Services from K-Bro Laundry Services Inc.
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/cd/bgrd/backgroundfile-55427.pdf)


Economic Development Committee - Meeting 19
ED19.4

ACTION 

Amended 

 

Ward:All 

Collaborating for Competitiveness: A Strategic Plan to Accelerate Economic Growth and Job Creation in Toronto
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council endorse the following economic growth and job creation objectives and targets:

 

a.         Increase employment:

i.          20,000 net new jobs per year as measured by the Toronto Employment Survey;

ii.         eliminate gap between City and national unemployment rate by end of 2018; and

iii.        request the General Manager, Economic Development and Culture, in conjunction with the City Manager, to review opportunities the Federal government has within the Income Tax Act as follows:

 

a.         tax capital gains at the same level of ordinary income;

 

b.         cap deductions or convert more deduction categories to tax credits; and

 

c.         reinvest tax revenues from the above initiatives in public transit and other municipal infrastructure programs that support economic development.

 

b.         Job Quality:

i.          year over year increase in median hourly wage rate above CPI;

ii.          increase ratio of new jobs in traded sectors to non-traded sectors to 60:40 annually;

 

c.         Net new commercial office and industrial property assessment:

i.          $400 million net new commercial and industrial current value  assessment per year (this would generate ~$15 million to $20  million in additional property tax revenue); and

 

d.         Align and harmonize City an ABCCs policies, programs and activities to create an attractive climate for business and investment

i.          Measure of alignment to be developed in 2013.

 

2.         City Council endorse the following strategies, recommendations and associated actions as also contained in the attached report (January 23, 2013) from the General Manager, Economic Development and Culture, entitled "Collaborating for Competitiveness:  A Strategic Plan to Accelerate Economic Growth and Job Creation in Toronto":

 

a.         Strategy A - Making Toronto the Most Competitive Big City in North America for Businesses.

 

Recommendation A.1:

Accelerate investments in commercial and industrial developments that enhance the City's property tax base and/or create permanent jobs.

 

Action A.1.1:

Ensure Official Plan policies and Zoning By-law regulations provide flexibility to accelerate investments in commercial and industrial developments that enhance the City's property tax base and/or create permanent jobs.

 

                                    Action A.1.2:

Reduce the time frames for the review of development applications for employment uses and consider implementation of a Development Permit System for Employment Areas.

 

Recommendation A.2:

Improve cost competitiveness that enhances the City's property tax base and/or creates permanent jobs.

 

Action A.2.1:

Continue commitment to reduce industrial and commercial property tax ratio to 2.5x residential property tax rate by 2020 or earlier and endorse in principle that all industrial development, and commercial development excluding ground floor and retail components, continue to be exempt from development charges in the upcoming development charges by-law review.

 

Action A.2.2:

Fully promote the recently renewed and modified Imagination, Manufacturing, Innovation and Technology (IMIT) program.

 

b.         Strategy B – Ensure Adequate Supply and Availability of Business Input   Essentials.

 

Recommendation B.1:

Ensure sufficient land is available to accommodate commercial and  industrial employment growth.

 

Action B.1.1:

Request the Ontario Minister of Finance to consult with the City of Toronto and MPAC to assess the impacts of valuing commercial and industrial properties in areas of rapid development at highest and best use, rather than on current use, and to identify legislative or regulatory options that support and are consistent with the City's competitiveness and business retention objectives.

 

Action B.1.2:

Ensure Official Plan policies and Zoning By-law regulations provide flexibility to permit compatible offices within employment areas.

 

Recommendation B.2:

Ensure sufficient infrastructure capacity is available to accommodate  commercial and industrial employment growth forecasts.

 

Action B.2.1:

Assess the City of Toronto's long-term capital investment program in the context of supporting economic growth and job creation with a specific focus on addressing traffic congestion including a review of the city's transportation hubs and ports, comprehensive transit plan and funding strategy, accessibility of major employment areas and a goods movement strategy and recommend adjustments if and as appropriate.

 

Action B.2.2:

Encourage and support Toronto Hydro initiatives to renew or replace ageing infrastructure to improve the reliability of electricity supply.

 

Action B.2.3:

Work with Toronto Hydro and Hydro One to initiate a strategic examination of existing and anticipated future power needs, alternative approaches to supply, distribution, conservation and demand management, including expanding co-generation and district power solutions.

 

Recommendation B.3:

Facilitate workforce development to ensure equitable opportunities for all  residents, an adequate supply of qualified labour to support economic  growth and reduce social support service costs to the City.

 

Action B.3.1:

Integrate and coordinate implementation of the Workforce Development Strategy, Toronto Child Care Service Plan, Toronto Newcomer Strategy, Toronto Strong Neighbourhoods Strategy and Collaborating for Competitiveness.

 

c.         Strategy C – Encourage Business Investment and Formation.

 

Recommendation C.1:

Help small and medium size enterprises form and prosper.

 

Action C.1.1:

Work with seasoned entrepreneurs, industry associations, and business organizations to establish wider networks of incubators, accelerators and mentors.

 

Action C.1.2:

Request the Province of Ontario to amend legislation respecting the Vacant Unit Rebate provision for commercial and industrial properties to permit municipal councils to establish graduated vacant unit rebates to induce and incent owners and tenants to meet eligibility criteria that align with the municipalities economic growth and job creation objectives; and further, request the General Manager, Economic Development and Culture, to report on options for changes to the Vacant Unit Rebate by the 4th quarter of 2013.

 

Recommendation C.2:

Attract companies and investment to Toronto.

 

Action C.2.1:

Foster effective foreign direct investment attraction  (business and capital) through a better co-ordinated sales and marketing approach using Invest Toronto,  regional bodies (e.g. GTMA), sector organizations such as the Toronto Financial Services Alliance and Tourism Toronto, the City’s partner and friendship cities, provincial and federal agencies.

 

d.         Strategy D – Boost Business Growth.

 

Recommendation D.1:

Strengthen and grow high-value sectors particularly those with high economic multipliers.

 

Action D.1.1:

Increase participation of Toronto based businesses in existing sector-based export development and market-entry programs by ensuring programs are promoted and delivered in Toronto.

 

Action D.1.2:

Lever the City's relationship with our international alliance partners and friendship cities as well as with bi-lateral business associations to establish cross-border business oriented partnerships, develop new markets and trade alliances, and act as a catalyst for new investment, as well as business, educational and cultural exchanges.

 

Action D.1.3:

Lever major events, such as the Pan/Para Pan American Games, to stimulate business alliances (including cultural relationships), develop and expand markets and attract investment.

 

Recommendation D.2:

Strengthen support for retaining and expanding manufacturing.

 

Action D.2.1:

Proactively outreach to identify and assist Toronto based manufacturers seeking global product mandates including accelerating necessary municipal approvals and advocating to/with other orders of government.

 

Action D.2.2:

Provide an annual report on the state of Manufacturing in Toronto to keep a special focus on this group of high value sectors.

 

3.         City Council approve the establishment of an Economic Growth and Job Creation Advisory Committee led by the Mayor with membership drawn from business, labour and academia, and the United Way, with an emphasis on diversity, as well as the Chair of the Economic Development Committee, the Chair of the Planning and Growth Management Committee, the Chair of the Public Works and Infrastructure Committee and two Councillors at large.

 

4.         City Council approve an Economic Growth and Job Creation Staff Team, chaired by the General Manager, Economic Development and Culture, with membership drawn from City divisions, agencies, boards, commissions and corporations that impact economic growth and job creation.

 

5.         City Council request the Economic Growth and Job Creation Staff Team, to report to the Economic Development Committee on how the economic growth and job creation targets will be achieved and identify appropriate lines of accountability while recognizing the multi-stakeholder nature of collaborative initiatives.

 

6.         City Council request the City Manager to investigate the inclusion of an "Economic Lens" in City staff reports to Council.

 

7.         City Council request the General Manager, Children's Services, in conjunction with the General Manager, Toronto Employment and Social Services, to include in the next Workforce Development Strategy Progress Report, information on the number and cost of childcare subsidies required to reduce the unemployment rate in Toronto by one (1) percent.

 

8.         City Council direct the General Manager, Economic Development and Culture, as part of the Strategic Plan to Accelerate Economic Growth and Job Creation in Toronto, to actively assist the Chief Planner with the retention of Employment Lands, including providing expert evidence at Ontario Municipal Board hearings.

 

9.         City Council direct the General Manager, Economic Development and Culture to report back to the Economic Development Committee, as the Division implements this job strategy on an annual basis, on how job quality is enhanced through a year over year increase in the median hourly wage rate over CPI.

Background Information (Committee)
(January 23, 2013) Report from the General Manager, Economic Development and Culture on Collaborating from Competitiveness: A Strategic Plan to Accelerate Economic Growth and Job Creation in Toronto
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ed/bgrd/backgroundfile-55510.pdf)

(January 23, 2013) Attachment 1 - Collaborating for Competitiveness: A Strategic Plan for Accelerating Economic Growth and Job Creation in Toronto
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ed/bgrd/backgroundfile-55511.pdf)

(January 11, 2013) Report from the General Manager, Economic Development and Culture on Economic Growth Plan - Notice of Pending Report
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ed/bgrd/backgroundfile-55226.pdf)

(January 30, 2013) Presentation from the General Manager, Economic Development and Culture - Collaboration for Competitiveness a Strategic Plan to Economic Growth and Job Creation in Toronto
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ed/bgrd/backgroundfile-55647.pdf)

Background Information (City Council)
Presentation from the General Manager, Economic Development and Culture (ED19.4a)
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/cc/bgrd/backgroundfile-56308.pdf)

Communications (Committee)
(January 30, 2013) Submission from Gay Stephenson, Danforth East Community Association (ED.New.ED19.4.1)
Motions (City Council)
1 - Motion to Amend Item moved by Councillor Shelley Carroll (Carried)

That City Council amend Economic Development and Recreation Committee Recommendation 2b, Action B.2.3, by deleting the word "reduction" and inserting the word "management" so it now reads as follows:

 

Action B.2.3:

Work with Toronto Hydro and Hydro One to initiate a strategic examination of existing and anticipated future power needs, alternative approaches to supply, distribution, conservation and demand management, including expanding co-generation and district power solutions.


Vote (Amend Item)

Feb-20-2013 4:24 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - ED19.4 - Carroll - motion 1
Yes: 43 Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Doug Ford, Rob Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Peter Milczyn, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Ron Moeser, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, David Shiner, Karen Stintz, Michael Thompson, Adam Vaughan, Kristyn Wong-Tam 
No: 0  
Absent: 2 Michelle Berardinetti, Giorgio Mammoliti 

2a - Motion to Amend Item moved by Councillor Janet Davis (Carried)

That City Council amend Economic Development Committee Recommendation 2b, Action B.3.1, by adding the words "Toronto Child Care Service Plan, Toronto Newcomer Strategy" after the words "Workforce Development Strategy" so that it now reads as follows":

 

Action B.3.1:

Integrate and coordinate implementation of the Workforce Development Strategy, Toronto Child Care Service Plan, Toronto Newcomer Strategy, Toronto Strong Neighbourhoods Strategy and Collaborating for Competitiveness.


Vote (Amend Item)

Feb-20-2013 4:25 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - ED19.4 - Davis - motion 2a
Yes: 42 Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Doug Ford, Rob Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Ron Moeser, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, David Shiner, Karen Stintz, Michael Thompson, Adam Vaughan, Kristyn Wong-Tam 
No: 1 Peter Milczyn 
Absent: 2 Michelle Berardinetti, Giorgio Mammoliti 

2b - Motion to Amend Item (Additional) moved by Councillor Janet Davis (Carried)

That City Council request the General Manager, Children's Services, in conjunction with the General Manager, Toronto Employment and Social Services, to include in the next Workforce Development Strategy Progress Report, information on the number and cost of childcare subsidies required to reduce the unemployment rate in Toronto by one (1) percent.


Vote (Amend Item (Additional))

Feb-20-2013 4:25 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - ED19.4 - Davis - motion 2b
Yes: 43 Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Doug Ford, Rob Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Giorgio Mammoliti, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Peter Milczyn, Ron Moeser, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, David Shiner, Karen Stintz, Michael Thompson, Adam Vaughan, Kristyn Wong-Tam 
No: 1 Denzil Minnan-Wong 
Absent: 1 Michelle Berardinetti 

3a - Motion to Amend Item (Additional) moved by Councillor Paul Ainslie (Carried)
That City Council direct the General Manager, Economic Development and Culture to report back to the Economic Development Committee, as the Division implements this job strategy on an annual basis, on how job quality is enhanced through a year over year increase in the median hourly wage rate over CPI.

Vote (Amend Item (Additional))

Feb-20-2013 4:26 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - ED19.4 - Ainslie - motion 3a
Yes: 43 Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Doug Ford, Rob Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Giorgio Mammoliti, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Peter Milczyn, Ron Moeser, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, David Shiner, Karen Stintz, Michael Thompson, Adam Vaughan, Kristyn Wong-Tam 
No: 1 Denzil Minnan-Wong 
Absent: 1 Michelle Berardinetti 

3b - Motion to Amend Item moved by Councillor Paul Ainslie (Carried)

That:

 

1.         City Council amend Economic Development Committee Recommendation 1.a. by adding the following:

 

iii.        request the General Manager, Economic Development and Culture, in conjunction with the City Manager, to review opportunities the Federal government has within the Income Tax Act as follows:

 

a.         tax capital gains at the same level of ordinary income;

 

b.          cap deductions or convert more deduction categories to tax credits; and

 

c.          reinvest tax revenues from the above initiatives in public transit and other municipal infrastructure programs that support economic development.


Vote (Amend Item)

Feb-20-2013 4:27 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - ED19.4 - Ainslie - motion 3b
Yes: 35 Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Rob Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Giorgio Mammoliti, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Ron Moeser, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, Karen Stintz, Michael Thompson, Adam Vaughan, Kristyn Wong-Tam 
No: 9 Mike Del Grande, Doug Ford, Doug Holyday, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Josh Matlow, Peter Milczyn, John Parker, David Shiner 
Absent: 1 Michelle Berardinetti 

4 - Motion to Amend Item (Additional) moved by Councillor John Filion (Carried)

That:

 

1.         City Council direct the General Manager, Economic Development and Culture, as part of the Strategic Plan to Accelerate Economic Growth and Job Creation in Toronto, to actively assist the Chief Planner with the retention of Employment Lands, including providing expert evidence at Ontario Municipal Board hearings.


Vote (Amend Item (Additional))

Feb-20-2013 4:28 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - ED19.4 - Filion - motion 4
Yes: 42 Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Rob Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Giorgio Mammoliti, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Peter Milczyn, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, David Shiner, Karen Stintz, Michael Thompson, Adam Vaughan, Kristyn Wong-Tam 
No: 2 Doug Ford, Ron Moeser 
Absent: 1 Michelle Berardinetti 

5 - Motion to Amend Item moved by Councillor Mike Layton (Carried)

That City Council request the General Manager of Economic Development and Culture to report on options for changes to the Vacant Unit Rebate (Action 2.C.1.2) by the 4th quarter of 2013.


Vote (Amend Item)

Feb-20-2013 4:29 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - ED19.4 - Layton - motion 5
Yes: 42 Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Doug Ford, Rob Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Giorgio Mammoliti, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Peter Milczyn, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Ron Moeser, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, Karen Stintz, Michael Thompson, Adam Vaughan, Kristyn Wong-Tam 
No: 2 Mike Del Grande, David Shiner 
Absent: 1 Michelle Berardinetti 

Motion to Adopt Item as Amended (Carried)

Vote (Adopt Item as Amended)

Feb-20-2013 4:30 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - ED19.4 - Adopt the item as amended
Yes: 43 Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Doug Ford, Rob Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Giorgio Mammoliti, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Peter Milczyn, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Ron Moeser, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, David Shiner, Karen Stintz, Michael Thompson, Adam Vaughan, Kristyn Wong-Tam 
No: 1 John Parker 
Absent: 1 Michelle Berardinetti 

ED19.5

ACTION 

Adopted on Consent 

 

Ward:13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 22, 25 

Business Improvement Areas (BIA) Boards of Management - Additions and Deletions
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council approve appointments and removals of members of the Junction Gardens, Oakwood Village and Uptown Yonge Business Improvement Areas (BIA) Boards of Management as set out in Attachment 1 to the report (January 9, 2013) from the General Manager, Economic Development and Culture.

 

2.         City Council direct that Schedule A of the Municipal Code Chapter 19, Business Improvement Areas (BIA), be amended to reflect the number of members and the number of members required for quorum for each Business Improvement Area (BIA) Board of Management as necessary.

 

3.         City Council confirm that under Council's Public Appointments Policy, Board members are appointed at the pleasure of Council, and Council retains the right to replace any appointed member at any time and for any reason.

Background Information (Committee)
(January 9, 2013) Report and Attachment 1 from the General Manager, Economic Development and Culture on Business Improvement Areas (BIA) Boards of Management - Additions and Deletions
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ed/bgrd/backgroundfile-55237.pdf)


ED19.6

ACTION 

Adopted on Consent 

 

Ward:1, 5, 6, 7, 12, 13, 14, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 25, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32, 37, 40, 41, 42 

Business Improvement Areas (BIAs) - 2013 Operating Budgets - Report No. 2
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council adopt and certify the 2013 recommended expenditures and levy requirements of the following Business Improvement Areas:

 

Business Improvement Area

2013 Expenditure
Estimates
($)

2013 Levy
Funds Required
($)

Albion-Islington

238,635

199,015

Baby Point Gates

98,012

40,000

Bloor Annex

127,036

119,159

Bloor by the Park

86,569

81,569

Bloorcourt Village

382,708

201,062

Bloordale Village

255,583

85,145

Bloor Street

2,502,000

1,650,000

Bloor West Village

392,081

360,839

Bloor Yorkville

2,736,638

2,215,204

Cabbagetown 

226,439

179,794

Chinatown

453,076

244,027

Church-Wellesley

268,777

240,899

College Promenade

329,019

124,971

Danforth Mosaic

300,846

291,005

Danforth Village

538,506

486,516

Dovercourt Village

21,308

6,852

Downtown Yonge

2,641,803

2,393,011

Dundas West

253,703

140,773

Eglinton Hill

24,647

22,931

Emery Village

2,741,647

2,466,186

Financial District

1,542,298

1,542,298

Forest Hill Village

291,385

197,250

Greektown on the Danforth

1,164,659

427,275

Harbord Street

24,623

17,728

Hillcrest Village BIA

102,630

88,044

Junction Gardens

357,865

253,284

Kennedy Road

275,508

245,508

Kensington Market

211,548

106,522

Korea Town

201,081

106,544

Lakeshore Village

78,362

64,693

Liberty Village BIA

296,523

263,245

Little Italy

400,592

380,273

Little Portugal

73,012

51,188

Long Branch

93,505

59,740

Mimico by the Lake

58,642

44,069

Mimico Village

30,902

20,070

Mirvish Village

32,770

0

Mount Dennis BIA

13,828

11,281

Mount Pleasant

187,912

149,048

Oakwood Village BIA

15,592

0

Pape Village

82,494

73,137

Parkdale Village

369,807

250,297

Queen Street West

294,661

262,366

Riverside District

202,804

146,080

Roncesvalles

491,449

173,335

Rosedale Main Street

331,017

262,799

Sheppard East Village

140,017

121,000

St. Clair Gardens

81,616

65,327

St. Lawrence Market Neighbourhood

952,841

708,965

The Beach

342,948

230,679

The Danforth

365,201

288,001

The Dupont Strip

58,702

35,690

The Eglinton Way

314,612

292,718

The Kingsway

573,134

333,726

The Waterfront

865,273

688,004

Toronto Entertainment District

2,065,686

1,900,051

Trinity Bellwoods 

81,076

49,755

Upper Village

130,710

82,554

Uptown Yonge

155,052

122,169

Village of Islington

159,052

93,213

West Queen West

267,459

209,096

Wexford Heights

474,231

188,694

Wychwood Heights

126,780

75,378

Yonge-Lawrence Village

244,058

190,982

 

Background Information (Committee)
(January 9, 2013) Report and Appendices A and B from the Deputy City Manager and Chief Financial Officer on Business Improvement Areas (BIAs) - 2013 Operating Budgets - Report No. 2
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ed/bgrd/backgroundfile-55282.pdf)


6a Supplementary Report to Business Improvement Areas 2013 Operating Budgets Report No. 2
Background Information (Committee)
(January 24, 2013) Supplementary Report and Appendices A and B from the Deputy City Manager and Chief Financial Officer on the Supplementary Report to Business Improvement Areas 2013 Operating Budgets Report No. 2
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ed/bgrd/backgroundfile-55507.pdf)


ED19.7

ACTION 

Adopted 

 

Ward:18 

Intention to Designate the College-Dufferin Business Improvement Area (BIA)
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council state its intention to designate the area described by Attachment 1 to the report (January 11, 2013) from the General Manager, Economic Development and Culture, as the College-Dufferin Business Improvement Area under Chapter 19 of the City of Toronto Municipal Code.

 

2.         City Council authorize and direct the City Clerk to send out a notice of City Council’s intention to pass a by-law designating the area described by Attachment 1 to the report (January 11, 2013) from the General Manager, Economic Development and Culture, as a Business Improvement Area (BIA), in accordance with Chapter 19 of the City of Toronto Municipal Code.

 

3.         City Council request the Executive Director of Technical Services to prepare designation by-law maps of the area as described by Attachment 1 to the report (January 11, 2013) from the General Manager, Economic Development and Culture, and submit them to the City Solicitor.

Background Information (Committee)
(January 11, 2013) Report and Attachment 1 from the General Manager, Economic Development and Culture on Intention to Designate the College-Dufferin Business Improvement Area (BIA)
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ed/bgrd/backgroundfile-55239.pdf)

Motions (City Council)
Motion to Adopt Item (Carried)

Vote (Adopt Item)

Feb-21-2013 9:58 AM

Result: Carried Majority Required - ED19.7 - Adopt the item
Yes: 32 Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Raymond Cho, Josh Colle, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, Rob Ford, Mark Grimes, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Ron Moeser, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Jaye Robinson, David Shiner, Michael Thompson, Adam Vaughan, Kristyn Wong-Tam 
No: 0  
Absent: 13 Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Shelley Carroll, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Doug Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Giorgio Mammoliti, Peter Milczyn, Anthony Perruzza, Karen Stintz 

ED19.8

ACTION 

Adopted on Consent 

 

Ward:8 

Intention to Designate the Dufferin-Finch Business Improvement Area (BIA)
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council state its intention to designate the area described by Attachment 1  to the report (January 11, 2013) from the General Manager, Economic Development and Culture, as the Dufferin-Finch Business Improvement Area under Chapter 19 of the City of Toronto Municipal Code.

 

2.         City Council authorize and direct the City Clerk to send out a notice of City Council’s intention to pass a by-law designating the area described by Attachment 1 as to the report (January 11, 2013) from the General Manager, Economic Development and Culture, a Business Improvement Area (BIA), in accordance with Chapter 19 of the City of Toronto Municipal Code.

 

3.         City Council request the Executive Director of Technical Services be requested to prepare designation by-law maps of the area as described by Attachment 1 to the report (January 11, 2013) from the General Manager, Economic Development and Culture, and submit them to the City Solicitor.

Background Information (Committee)
(January 11, 2013) Report and Attachment 1 from the General Manager, Economic Development and Culture on Intention to Designate the Dufferin-Finch Business Improvement Area (BIA)
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ed/bgrd/backgroundfile-55252.pdf)


ED19.9

ACTION 

Adopted on Consent 

 

Ward:9 

Intention to Designate the Wilson-Keele Business Improvement Area (BIA)
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council state its intention to designate the area described by Attachment 1  to the report (January 11, 2013) from the General Manager, Economic Development and Culture, as the Wilson-Keele Business Improvement Area under Chapter 19 of the City of Toronto Municipal Code.

 

2.         City Council authorize and direct the City Clerk to send out a notice of City Council’s intention to pass a by-law designating the area described by Attachment 1 to the report (January 11, 2013) from the General Manager, Economic Development and Culture, as a Business Improvement Area (BIA), in accordance with Chapter 19 of the City of Toronto Municipal Code.

 

3.         City Council request the Executive Director of Technical Services to prepare designation by-law maps of the area as described by Attachment 1 to the report (January 11, 2013) from the General Manager, Economic Development and Culture, and submit them to the City Solicitor.

Background Information (Committee)
(January 11, 2013) Report and Attachment 1 from the General Manager, Economic Development and Culture on Intention to Designate the Wilson-Keele Business Improvement Area (BIA)
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ed/bgrd/backgroundfile-55238.pdf)


ED19.10

ACTION 

Adopted on Consent 

 

Ward:30, 32 

Poll Results - Leslieville Business Improvement Area (BIA)
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council designate, based on the poll results respecting the intention to designate Leslieville Business Improvement Area (BIA), the area described by Attachment 1 to the report (January 11, 2013) from the General Manager, Economic Development and Culture, as the designated Leslieville Business Improvement Area (BIA), under Chapter 19 of the Toronto Municipal Code.

 

2.         City Council direct the City Solicitor to submit a by-law to designate the area described in Attachment 1 to the report (January 11, 2013) from the General Manager, Economic Development and Culture, as the Leslieville Business Improvement Area.

 

3.         City Council approve those amendments necessary to Schedule "A" of Municipal Code Chapter 19, Business Improvement Areas, to include the Leslieville Business Improvement Area (BIA).

Background Information (Committee)
(January 9, 2013) Report and Attachment 1 from the General Manager, Economic Development and Culture on Poll Results - Leslieville Business Improvement Area (BIA)
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ed/bgrd/backgroundfile-55236.pdf)


ED19.11

ACTION 

Adopted 

 

Ward:10 

Proposed Wilson Heights Business Improvement Area (BIA) - Poll Results
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council receive the report (January 8, 2013) from the General Manager, Economic Development and Culture, for information.

Background Information (Committee)
(January 8, 2013) Report and Attachment 1 from the General Manager, Economic Development and Culture on Proposed Wilson Heights Business Improvement Area (BIA) - Poll Results
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ed/bgrd/backgroundfile-55286.pdf)

Motions (City Council)
Motion to Adopt Item (Carried)

Vote (Adopt Item)

Feb-21-2013 8:56 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - ED19.11 - Adopt the item
Yes: 37 Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Doug Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Peter Milczyn, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, Karen Stintz, Kristyn Wong-Tam 
No: 2 Paula Fletcher, Adam Vaughan 
Absent: 6 Rob Ford, Giorgio Mammoliti, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Ron Moeser, David Shiner, Michael Thompson 

ED19.12

ACTION 

Adopted on Consent 

 

Ward:All 

Toronto Arts Council Agreement Renewal for 2013
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council authorize an extension to the agreement with the Toronto Arts Council (TAC) for the administration and distribution of arts and culture funding on behalf of the City of Toronto that expired on December 31, 2012 for a period of one year on the same terms and conditions.

 

2.         City Council direct that the agreement with the Toronto Arts Council (TAC) be subject to the satisfaction of the General Manager of Economic Development and Culture, the City Solicitor and the Deputy City Manager and Chief Financial Officer.

 

3.         City Council request the Toronto Arts Council (TAC) to continue to submit its annual funding request through the City's annual operating budget process.

Background Information (Committee)
(January 9, 2013) Report from the General Manager Economic Development and Culture on Toronto Arts Council Agreement Renewal for 2013
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ed/bgrd/backgroundfile-55230.pdf)

(January 9, 2013) Attachment 1 - Toronto Arts Council Agreement, 2002
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ed/bgrd/backgroundfile-55260.pdf)

(January 9, 2013) Attachment 2 - Toronto Arts Council Renewal Agreement, 2007
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ed/bgrd/backgroundfile-55262.pdf)

Communications (Committee)
(January 25, 2013) Letter from Claire Hopkinson, Executive Director, Toronto Arts Council  (ED.New.ED20.12.1)

ED19.14

ACTION 

Adopted 

 

Ward:All 

Advancing Digital Inclusion for Disadvantaged Children: A Donation to the kids@computers Scholarship Project
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council recognize a donation of $250,000, consisting of $20,000 cash and $230,000 in-kind internet services for three years, from SelectCore to support the kids@computers Scholarship Project:

 

a.         approve its receipt by Toronto Employment and Social Services, amending TESS's 2013 Approved Operating Budget by increasing revenues and expenses by $20,000 gross, $0 net funded from the donation from SelectCore to support the kids@computers Scholarship Project; and

 

b.         authorize the General Manager, Toronto Employment and Social Services to negotiate and execute, on behalf of the City, an agreement with SelectCore for the provision by SelectCore of a cash and in-kind donation of $250,000, all in a form satisfactory to the City Solicitor.

Background Information (Committee)
(January 16, 2013) Report and Attachment 2 from the General Manager, Service Integration and Business Transformation on Advancing Digital Inclusion for Disadvantaged Children: A Donation to the kids@computers Scholarship Project
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ed/bgrd/backgroundfile-55297.pdf)

(January 16, 2013) Attachment 1 - Quotes - The Importance and Impact of kids@computers
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ed/bgrd/backgroundfile-55316.pdf)

Motions (City Council)
Motion to Adopt Item (Carried)

Vote (Adopt Item)

Feb-20-2013 2:23 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - ED19.14 - Adopt the item
Yes: 42 Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Doug Ford, Rob Ford, Mark Grimes, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Giorgio Mammoliti, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Peter Milczyn, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Ron Moeser, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, David Shiner, Karen Stintz, Michael Thompson, Kristyn Wong-Tam 
No: 0  
Absent: 3 Mary Fragedakis, James Pasternak, Adam Vaughan 

Government Management Committee - Meeting 19
GM19.4

ACTION 

Amended 

 

Ward:16, 21 

Expropriation of Property Interests for the Eglinton - Scarborough Crosstown Transit Project
City Council Decision

 City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council, as approving authority under the Expropriations Act, approve the expropriation of 574 Eglinton Avenue West and 842 Eglinton Avenue West as detailed in Appendix "A" for the Project and refer the expropriation of 874-876 Eglinton Avenue West back to the Chief Corporate Officer for further consideration.

 

2.         City Council, as expropriating authority under the Expropriations Act, authorize all necessary steps to comply with the Expropriations Act, including but not limited to, the preparation and registration of a Expropriation Plans and the service of Notices of Expropriation, Notices of Election as to a Date for Compensation and Notices of Possession.

 

3.         City Council grant leave for the introduction of the necessary Bill in Council to give effect to Council's decision.

 

4.         City Council authorize the public release of the confidential information contained in Confidential Attachment 1 to the report (January 4, 2013) from the Chief Corporate Officer  as amended by the referral in Part 1 above once there has been a final determination of all property transactions and claims for compensation related to the Project to the satisfaction of the City Solicitor.

 

Confidential Attachment 1 to the report (January 4, 2013) from the Chief Corporate Officer remains confidential in its entirety at this time in accordance with the provisions of the City of Toronto Act, 2006 as it pertains to a proposed or pending acquisition or sale of land for municipal or local board purpose and litigation or potential litigation that affects the City or one of its agencies, boards and commissions.  Confidential Attachment 1 as amended by the referral in Part 1 above will be made public once there has been a final determination of all property transactions and claims for compensation related to the Project to the satisfaction of the City Solicitor.

Confidential Attachment - A proposed or pending acquisition or sale of land for municipal or local board purpose and litigation or potential litigation that affects the City or one of its agencies, boards and commissions.
Background Information (Committee)
(January 4, 2013) Report from the Chief Corporate Officer on Expropriation of Property Interests for the Eglinton - Scarborough Crosstown Transit Project
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/gm/bgrd/backgroundfile-54796.pdf)

(January 4, 2013) Appendix "A" - Table of Property Requirements
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/gm/bgrd/backgroundfile-54797.pdf)

(January 4, 2013) Appendix "B" - Site Maps
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/gm/bgrd/backgroundfile-54798.pdf)

(January 4, 2013) Confidential Attachment 1 - Expropriation of Property Interests for the Eglinton - Scarborough Crosstown Transit Project
Motions (City Council)
1 - Motion to Amend Item moved by Councillor Joe Mihevc (Carried)

That City Council amend Government Management Committee Recommendation 1 to read as follows:

 

1.         City Council, as approving authority under the Expropriations Act, approve the expropriation of 574 Eglinton Avenue West and 842 Eglinton Avenue West as detailed in Appendix "A" for the Project and refer the expropriation of 874-876 Eglinton Avenue West back to the Chief Corporate Officer for further consideration.


Vote (Amend Item)

Feb-20-2013 2:14 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - GM19.4 - Mihevc - motion 1
Yes: 38 Paul Ainslie, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, Paula Fletcher, Rob Ford, Mark Grimes, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Giorgio Mammoliti, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Peter Milczyn, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, David Shiner, Karen Stintz, Michael Thompson, Kristyn Wong-Tam 
No: 0  
Absent: 7 Maria Augimeri, John Filion, Doug Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Ron Moeser, James Pasternak, Adam Vaughan 

Motion to Adopt Item as Amended (Carried)

Vote (Adopt Item as Amended)

Feb-20-2013 2:15 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - GM19.4 - Adopt the item as amended
Yes: 38 Paul Ainslie, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, Paula Fletcher, Rob Ford, Mark Grimes, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Giorgio Mammoliti, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Peter Milczyn, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, David Shiner, Karen Stintz, Michael Thompson, Kristyn Wong-Tam 
No: 0  
Absent: 7 Maria Augimeri, John Filion, Doug Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Ron Moeser, James Pasternak, Adam Vaughan 

GM19.5

ACTION 

Adopted on Consent 

 

Ward:20, 28, 30 

Amendment to Purchase Order No. 6019670 - Central Waterfront Secondary Plan Appeals - Legal Consultant Fees
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council authorize the extension of the validity end date of Purchase Order No. 6019670 with Ritchie Ketcheson Hart and Biggart LLP to December 31, 2013 and to increase the dollar value by $75,000 net of HST ($76,320.00 net of HST recoveries) revising the current Purchase Order value from $345,794.39 net of HST ($351,880.37 net of HST recoveries) to $420,794.39 net of HST ($428,200.37 net of HST recoveries).

Background Information (Committee)
(January 3, 2013) Report from the Chief Planner and Executive Director, City Planning, the City Solicitor, and the Director, Purchasing and Materials Management, on Amendment to Purchase Order No. 6019670 - Central Waterfront Secondary Plan Appeals - Legal Consultant Fees
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/gm/bgrd/backgroundfile-54775.pdf)


GM19.7

ACTION 

Adopted on Consent 

 

Ward:All 

Strategy to Support Community-Based Non-Profit Groups to Operate Food Concessions in Parks, Forestry and Recreation Facilities
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council authorize the General Manager, Parks, Forestry and Recreation, to extend the agreements for all concession locations outlined in the report (December 3, 2012) from the General Manager, Parks, Forestry and Recreation, which are currently being operated by community-based non-profit groups for a maximum period of five years, provided that the community based non-profit group pays the market rent and they meet the service level requirements set by the General Manager, and in a form satisfactory to the City Solicitor.

Public Notice Given
Background Information (Committee)
(December 3, 2012) Report and Appendix A from the General Manager, Parks, Forestry and Recreation, on Strategy to Support Community-Based Non-Profit Groups to Operate Food Concessions in Parks, Forestry and Recreation Facilities
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/gm/bgrd/backgroundfile-54078.pdf)


GM19.8

ACTION 

Amended 

 

Ward:28 

Contract Award - RFP 9119-12-7173 for the Development and Operation of a Children's Amusement Area, including the Animal Display Area known as Far Enough Farm on Toronto Centre Island
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council authorize the General Manager, Parks, Forestry and Recreation to negotiate and enter into a License Agreement with William Beasley Enterprises Limited meeting the requirements of RFP No. 9119-12-7173 in relation to the Development and Operation of a Children's Amusement Area, including Rides, Food and Merchandise Concession Outlets along with the Animal Display Area known as Far Enough Farm located on Toronto Centre Island for a term commencing March 1, 2013 to October 31, 2022, with an option to renew at the sole discretion of the General Manager of Parks, Forestry and Recreation (the "General Manager") for an additional ten-year term expiring on October 31, 2032.

 

2.         City Council direct the General Manager, Parks, Forestry and Recreation and the Director, Purchasing and Materials Management to ensure that the contract awarded for RFP 9119-12-7173 be contingent upon full compliance with the Service Delivery Standards – Animal Operations Standards which was included in the RFP document.

 

3.         City Council direct that the Proponent be required to consult with the General Manager, Parks, Forestry and Recreation, prior to the permanent relocation of an animal from Far Enough Farm, major changes in the health of any animal, such as those that require significant medical intervention, and before any animal can be euthanized due to sickness or age.

 

4.         City Council direct the General Manager, Parks, Forestry and Recreation to establish a regular monitoring regime to ensure that all conditions are met for the care of the animals.

 

5.         City Council direct that the information contained in Confidential Attachment 1 to the report (January 3, 2013) from the General Manager, Parks, Forestry and Recreation, and the Director, Purchasing and Materials Management, remain confidential until a License Agreement is awarded to the Recommended Proponent.

 

Confidential Attachment 1 to the report (January 3, 2013) from the General Manager, Parks, Forestry and Recreation and the Director, Purchasing and Materials Management remains confidential in its entirety at this time in accordance with the provisions of the City of Toronto Act, 2006 as it pertains to the security of the property of the municipality or local board.  Confidential Attachment 1 will be made public when a License Agreement is awarded to the Recommended Proponent.

Confidential Attachment - The security of the property of the municipality or local board
Background Information (Committee)
(January 3, 2013) Report from the General Manager, Parks, Forestry and Recreation, and the Director, Purchasing and Materials Management on Contract Award - RFP 9119-12-7173 for the Development and Operation of a Children's Amusement Area, including the Animal Display Area known as Far Enough Farm on Toronto Centre Island
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/gm/bgrd/backgroundfile-54740.pdf)

(January 3, 2013) Confidential Attachment 1 on Contract Award - RFP 9119-12-7173 for the Development and Operation of a Children's Amusement Area, including the Animal Display Area known as Far Enough Farm on Toronto Centre Island
Background Information (City Council)
(January 31, 2013) Supplementary report from the General Manager, Parks, Forestry and Recreation and the Director, Purchasing and Materials Management on Animal Service Standards within RFP 9119-12-7173 for Far Enough Farm (GM19.8a)
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/cc/bgrd/backgroundfile-56143.pdf)

Communications (City Council)
(February 14, 2013) Letter from Lynn Mortimore (CC.Supp.GM19.8.1)
(February 19, 2013) Petition from Sandy Krzyzanoushi, containing the names of 31 persons (CC.New.GM19.8.2)
Motions (City Council)
1 - Motion to Amend Item (Additional) moved by Councillor Pam McConnell (Carried)

That:

 

1.         City Council direct the General Manager, Parks, Forestry and Recreation and the Director, Purchasing and Materials Management to ensure that the contract awarded for RFP 9119-12-7173 be contingent upon full compliance with the Service Delivery Standards – Animal Operations Standards which was included in the RFP document.

 

2.         City Council direct that the Proponent be required to consult with the General Manager, Parks, Forestry and Recreation, prior to the permanent relocation of an animal from Far Enough Farm, major changes in the health of any animal, such as those that require significant medical intervention, and before any animal can be euthanized due to sickness or age.

 

3.         City Council direct the General Manager, Parks, Forestry and Recreation to establish a regular monitoring regime to ensure that all conditions are met for the care of the animals.


Vote (Amend Item (Additional))

Feb-21-2013 9:05 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - GM19.8 - McConnell - motion 1
Yes: 38 Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, Paula Fletcher, Doug Ford, Rob Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Peter Milczyn, Cesar Palacio, John Parker (Chair), James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, Karen Stintz, Adam Vaughan, Kristyn Wong-Tam 
No: 0  
Absent: 7 John Filion, Giorgio Mammoliti, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Ron Moeser, Frances Nunziata, David Shiner, Michael Thompson 

Motion to Adopt Item as Amended (Carried)

Vote (Adopt Item as Amended)

Feb-21-2013 9:06 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - GM19.8 - Adopt the item as amended
Yes: 36 Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, Paula Fletcher, Doug Ford, Rob Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Peter Milczyn, Cesar Palacio, John Parker (Chair), James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, Karen Stintz, Adam Vaughan, Kristyn Wong-Tam 
No: 2 Michelle Berardinetti, Josh Matlow 
Absent: 7 John Filion, Giorgio Mammoliti, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Ron Moeser, Frances Nunziata, David Shiner, Michael Thompson 

GM19.11

ACTION 

Referred 

 

Ward:All 

Update on Discussions with Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation on the Charitable Bingo and Gaming Revitalization Initiative (eBingo)
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, referred Item GM19.11 to the City Clerk with a request that the City Clerk conduct further negotiations with the Province and report back to the May 13, 2013 meeting of the Government Management Committee on the outcome of the negotiations; and further requested the City Solicitor to report on the ability of charitable bingo gaming sites to add slot machines or convert the sites to a casino.

Background Information (Committee)
(January 4, 2013) Report from the City Clerk on Update on Discussions with the Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation (OLG) on the Charitable Bingo and Gaming Revitalization Initiative (eBingo)
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/gm/bgrd/backgroundfile-54810.pdf)

(May 2, 2012) Appendix "A" - Report from the City Clerk on Charitable Bingo and Gaming Revitalization Initiative
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/gm/bgrd/backgroundfile-54811.pdf)

(May 2, 2012) Attachments "A" to "I" on Charitable Bingo and Gaming Revitalization Initiative
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/gm/bgrd/backgroundfile-54812.pdf)

Communications (Committee)
(January 18, 2013) Letter from Larry Whatmore, President, Kennedy Road Bingo Sponsors Association (GM.New.GM19.11.1)
Motions (City Council)
Motion to Refer Item moved by Councillor Paul Ainslie (Carried)

That City Council refer this Item to the City Clerk with a request that she conduct further negotiations with the Province and report back to the May 13, 2013 meeting of the Government Management Committee on the outcome of the negotiations and that the City Solicitor be requested to report on the ability of charitable bingo gaming sites to add slot machines or convert the sites to a casino.


Vote (Refer Item)

Feb-20-2013 8:02 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - GM19.11 - Ainslie - motion 1
Yes: 36 Paul Ainslie, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Doug Ford, Rob Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Peter Milczyn, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, David Shiner, Karen Stintz, Michael Thompson, Adam Vaughan 
No: 3 Maria Augimeri, Josh Matlow, Anthony Perruzza 
Absent: 6 Mike Del Grande, Giorgio Mammoliti, Joe Mihevc, Ron Moeser, Jaye Robinson, Kristyn Wong-Tam 

Licensing and Standards Committee - Meeting 18
LS18.2

ACTION 

Adopted 

 

Ward:All 

Licensing Personal Services Settings (PSS)
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council instruct the City Solicitor to introduce a Bill to amend Municipal Code Chapter 545, Licensing to:

 

a.         license businesses operating as Personal Services Settings (PSS);

 

b.         reflect the by-law design features as set out in Appendix A to the report (November 5, 2012) from the Medical Officer of Health and Executive Director, Municipal Licensing and Standards; and

 

c.         phase implementation over a two-year period as set out in Table 1 of the report (November 5, 2012) from the Medical Officer of Health and Executive Director, Municipal Licensing and Standards.

 

2          City Council adopt amendments to Toronto Municipal Code Chapter 441 Fees and Charges, Appendix C Schedule 12, to render the current fee for "hair salons" applicable to all Personal Services Settings.

 

3.         City Council direct that the amendments in Parts 1 and 2 above come into force on July 1, 2013.

 

4.         City Council request the Province of Ontario to implement a certification system for all employees in the personal services industry.

 

5.         City Council direct the City Solicitor to prepare the necessary Bill(s) as may be required to give effect to Council's decision.

City Council Decision Advice and Other Information

City Council considered Items HL18.2 and LS18.2 together.

Public Notice Given
Background Information (Committee)
(January 21, 2013) Report from the Executive Director, Municipal Licensing and Standards, on Licensing Personal Service Settings (PSS)
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ls/bgrd/backgroundfile-55419.pdf)

(February 4, 2013) Presentation from the Director, Communicable Disease Control and Associate Medical Officer of Health, Toronto Public Health, and the Director, Policy and Strategic Control, Municipal Licensing and Standards, on the Regulation of Personal Services Settings
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ls/bgrd/backgroundfile-55764.pdf)

Communications (Committee)
(February 3, 2013) E-mail from Mary Orlando, Featuring... You Spa & Salon  (LS.New.LS18.2.1)
Motions (City Council)
Motion to Adopt Item (Carried)

Vote (Adopt Item)

Feb-20-2013 8:01 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - LS18.2 - Adopt the item
Yes: 39 Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Doug Ford, Rob Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Peter Milczyn, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, David Shiner, Karen Stintz, Michael Thompson, Adam Vaughan 
No: 0  
Absent: 6 Mike Del Grande, Giorgio Mammoliti, Joe Mihevc, Ron Moeser, Jaye Robinson, Kristyn Wong-Tam 

2a Regulation of Personal Services Settings (PSS)
Background Information (Committee)
(November 19, 2012) Letter from the Board of Health on Regulation of Personal Services Settings (PSS)
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ls/bgrd/backgroundfile-55143.pdf)

(November 5, 2012) Report and Appendix "A" from the Medical Officer of Health and the Executive Director, Municipal Licensing and Standards, on Regulation of Personal Services Settings
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ls/bgrd/backgroundfile-52628.pdf)

(November 19, 2012) Presentation from Dr. Barbara Yaffe, Director, Communicable Disease Control and Associate Medical Officer of Health on Regulation of Personal Services Settings
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ls/bgrd/backgroundfile-52627.pdf)

Communications (Committee)
(November 16, 2012) Letter from Mathew Ellis and Stuart Kay, Ontario Tattoo Association (LS.New.HL18.2.1)

LS18.3

ACTION 

Adopted 

 

Ward:All 

Regulating the Sale of Cats and Dogs in Pet Shops
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council amend Article XX, Pet Shops, of the Toronto Municipal Code, Chapter 545, Licensing, in accordance with Appendix A to the report (January 21, 2013) from the Executive Director, Municipal Licensing and Standards:

 

a.         to define the term "rescue group";

 

b.         to repeal § 545-255C;

 

c.         to amend § 545-262 to further restrict the sources from which pet shops may obtain cats and dogs for sale to members of the public; and

 

d.         to amend Appendix K, Business Licensing Thresholds, Schedule B, Demerit Point System by adding demerit points for contraventions of §§ 545-255A, 545-255B, 545-256A and 545-262.

 

2.         City Council amend Section 4 of Appendix A to the report (January 21, 2013) from the Executive Director, Municipal Licensing and Standards, by increasing the number of demerit points for "Pet Shop - Fail to obtain animals from specified sources" from 2 to 4.

 

3.         City Council direct the City Solicitor to prepare the necessary Bill(s) to make such by-law amendments as may be required to give effect to Council's decision.

Public Notice Given
Background Information (Committee)
(January 21, 2013) Report from the Executive Director, Municipal Licensing and Standards, on Regulating the Sale of Cats and Dogs in Pet Shops
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ls/bgrd/backgroundfile-55420.pdf)

(January 21, 2013) Appendix A: Recommended Amendments to Toronto Municipal Code, Chapter 545, Licensing, Article XX, Pet Shops
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ls/bgrd/backgroundfile-55426.pdf)

Motions (City Council)
Motion to Adopt Item (Carried)

Vote (Adopt Item)

Feb-20-2013 2:12 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - LS18.3 - Adopt the item
Yes: 37 Paul Ainslie, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, Paula Fletcher, Rob Ford, Mark Grimes, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Giorgio Mammoliti, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Peter Milczyn, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, David Shiner, Karen Stintz, Michael Thompson, Kristyn Wong-Tam 
No: 0  
Absent: 8 Maria Augimeri, Raymond Cho, John Filion, Doug Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Ron Moeser, James Pasternak, Adam Vaughan 

LS18.4

ACTION 

Adopted on Consent 

 

Ward:All 

Toronto Animal Services: Final Response to Auditor General Recommendations
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council authorize the Executive Director, Municipal Licensing and Standards to enter into financial/partnership agreements with third party partners (including pet shops and veterinary offices) for the purpose of providing such third party partners with a commission fee for: (a) facilitating the adoption of animals obtained from City of Toronto shelters; and (b) administering the sale of pet licenses.

 

2.         City Council direct the City Solicitor to prepare the necessary Bill(s) as may be required to give effect to Council's decision.

Background Information (Committee)
(January 21, 2013) Report from the Executive Director, Municipal Licensing and Standards, on Toronto Animal Services: Final Response to Auditor General Recommendations
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ls/bgrd/backgroundfile-55421.pdf)


LS18.5

ACTION 

Amended 

 

Ward:All 

The Taxicab Industry Review - Taxicab Advisory Committee, Taxicab Bill of Rights and Streamlined Complaints and Compliments Process
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council direct the Executive Director, Municipal Licensing and Standards to provide an annual update on the activities of the Taxicab Advisory Committee, a program advisory committee, to the Licensing and Standards Committee.

 

2.         City Council request the Executive Director, Municipal Licensing and Standards to amend the terms of reference for the Taxicab Advisory Committee to include a requirement that Advisory Committee meetings be open to the public to allow for observers to monitor the work of the Committee and that the Executive Director, Municipal Licensing and Standards circulate agendas and meeting details to all Members of Council.

 

3.         City Council request the Executive Director, Municipal Licensing and Standards to provide regular updates at the scheduled meetings of the Disability Issues Committee as the Taxi Advisory Committee brings forward its recommendations.

Background Information (Committee)
(January 21, 2013) Report from the Executive Director, Municipal Licensing and Standards, on The Taxicab Industry Review - Taxicab Advisory Committee, Taxicab Bill of Rights and Streamlined Complaints and Compliments Process
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ls/bgrd/backgroundfile-55422.pdf)

(January 21, 2013) Attachment 1: Summary of Consultation
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ls/bgrd/backgroundfile-55423.pdf)

(January 21, 2013) Attachment 2: Advertisements for Taxicab Advisory Committee
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ls/bgrd/backgroundfile-55424.pdf)

(January 21, 2013) Attachment 3: Taxicab Bill of Rights
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ls/bgrd/backgroundfile-55425.pdf)

(February 4, 2013) Presentation from the Executive Director, Municipal Licensing and Standards, on Taxicab Industry Review
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ls/bgrd/backgroundfile-55765.pdf)

Communications (Committee)
(February 4, 2013) Letter from Louis M. Seta (LS.New.LS18.5.1)
(February 4, 2013) Submission from Kristine Hubbard, Beck Taxi (LS.New.LS18.5.2)
Motions (City Council)
1 - Motion to Amend Item (Additional) moved by Councillor Adam Vaughan (Carried)

That City Council request the Executive Director, Municipal Licensing and Standards, to provide regular updates at the scheduled meetings of the Disability Issues Committee as the Taxi Advisory Committee brings forward its recommendations.


Vote (Amend Item (Additional))

Feb-21-2013 9:19 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - LS18.5 - Vaughan - motion 1
Yes: 34 Paul Ainslie, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Doug Ford, Rob Ford, Mark Grimes, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Peter Milczyn, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Cesar Palacio, John Parker (Chair), James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, Karen Stintz, Adam Vaughan, Kristyn Wong-Tam 
No: 0  
Absent: 11 Maria Augimeri, Raymond Cho, Frank Di Giorgio, Paula Fletcher, Mary Fragedakis, Chin Lee, Giorgio Mammoliti, Ron Moeser, Frances Nunziata, David Shiner, Michael Thompson 

Motion to Adopt Item (Carried)

Vote (Adopt Item)

Feb-21-2013 9:20 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - LS18.5 - Adopt the item as amended
Yes: 34 Paul Ainslie, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Doug Ford, Rob Ford, Mark Grimes, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Peter Milczyn, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Cesar Palacio, John Parker (Chair), James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, Karen Stintz, Adam Vaughan, Kristyn Wong-Tam 
No: 0  
Absent: 11 Maria Augimeri, Raymond Cho, Frank Di Giorgio, Paula Fletcher, Mary Fragedakis, Chin Lee, Giorgio Mammoliti, Ron Moeser, Frances Nunziata, David Shiner, Michael Thompson 
Declared Interests (City Council)

The following member(s) declared an interest:

Councillor Frances Nunziata - as her brother is an agent for the taxi industry


Parks and Environment Committee - Meeting 18
PE18.2

ACTION 

Adopted 

 

Ward:All 

Toronto's Future Climate: Study Outcomes
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council  request the City Manager to establish a working group composed of staff from appropriate City Divisions, the Board of Health, Toronto Hydro Corporation and representatives from the Toronto and Region Conservation Authority, to review the impacts on the City and its residents of an increasingly wet and volatile climate as described in the report (October 26, 2012) from Deputy City Manager, Cluster B; the focus of the working group will include the adequacy of the City's infrastructure, current policies, specifically the Wet Weather Flow Master Plan; and report back to the Parks and Environment Committee by the end of 2013 to address the impact of potential changes and financial implications on climate changes.

 

2.         City Council direct the Deputy City Manager, Cluster B to forward the presentation (January 29, 2013) from the Toronto Environment Office and report (October 26, 2012) on Toronto's Future Climate: Study Outcomes, to the Board of Health for review and consideration of the social and health impacts as a result of increased climate change and extreme weather conditions.

 

3.         City Council direct that the presentation (January 29, 2013) from the Toronto Environment Office and report (October 26, 2012) on Toronto's Future Climate: Study Outcomes, be distributed to the following:

 

               Deputy City Manager, Cluster A

               General Manager, Transportation Services

               General Manager, Toronto Water

               Chief Planner and Executive Director, City Planning

               Medical Officer of Health

               Chief Executive Officer, Toronto Transit Commission

               General Manager, Toronto Hydro Corporation

               Chief Executive Officer, Metrolinx

 

             with the request that they report back to the Parks and Environment Committee, in the third quarter of 2013, as to what they have identified as key adaptations in their plans relating to core services and what their capital plans will be moving forward.

Background Information (Committee)
(October 26, 2012) Report from the Deputy City Manager, Cluster B - Toronto's Future Climate: Study Outcomes
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/pe/bgrd/backgroundfile-55155.pdf)

(November 1, 2012) Summary of the SENES Consultants Ltd. Toronto's Future Weather and Climate Driver Study: Outcomes Report by Toronto Environment Office, October 30, 2012
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/pe/bgrd/backgroundfile-55150.pdf)

(October 30, 2012) Attachment 2 - Part 1 - Toronto's Future Weather and Climate Driver Study Volume 1 - Overview by SENES Consultants Ltd. - December 2011
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/pe/bgrd/backgroundfile-55151.pdf)

(October 30, 2012) Attachment 2 - Part 2 - Toronto's Future Weather and Climate Driver Study Volume 1 - Overview by SENES Consultants Ltd. - December 2011
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/pe/bgrd/backgroundfile-55152.pdf)

(October 30, 2012) Attachment 2 - Part 3 - Toronto's Future Weather and Climate Driver Study Volume 1 - Overview by SENES Consultants Ltd. - December 2011
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/pe/bgrd/backgroundfile-55154.pdf)

(October 30, 2012) Attachment 2 - Part 4 - Toronto's Future Weather and Climate Driver Study Volume 1 - Overview by SENES Consultants Ltd. - December 2011
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/pe/bgrd/backgroundfile-55153.pdf)

(January 29, 2013) Presentation from Toronto Environment Office - Torontoís Future Weather & Climate
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/pe/bgrd/backgroundfile-55628.pdf)

Communications (Committee)
(November 9, 2012) E-mail from Franz Hartmann, Executive Director, Toronto Environmental Alliance (PE.Main.18.2.1)
(January 28, 2013) E-mail from Karen Buck (PE.New.18.2.2)
(January 28, 2013) E-mail from Franz Hartmann, Executive Director, Toronto Environmental Alliance (PE.New.18.2.3)
Motions (City Council)
Motion to Adopt Item (Carried)

Vote (Adopt Item)

Feb-21-2013 9:39 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - PE18.2 - Adopt the item
Yes: 37 Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Doug Ford, Rob Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Peter Milczyn, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, Karen Stintz, Adam Vaughan, Kristyn Wong-Tam 
No: 0  
Absent: 8 Raymond Cho, Frank Di Giorgio, Paula Fletcher, Chin Lee, Giorgio Mammoliti, Ron Moeser, David Shiner, Michael Thompson 

PE18.4

ACTION 

Adopted 

 

Ward:All 

Toronto's Strategic Forest Management Plan
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council adopt the report entitled "Sustaining and Expanding the Urban Forest: Toronto's Strategic Forest Management Plan - 2012-2022" appended to the report (January 11, 2013) from the General Manager, Parks, Forestry and Recreation.

 

2.         City Council forward this Item to the Planning and Growth Management Committee and request the Committee to recommend a new policy to City Council  by June 2013, to promote and provide pet care facilities in all new mid-rise and high-rise developments.

 

3.         City Council appoint Councillor Sarah Doucette as Toronto's Tree Advocate to promote urban forestry policies to ensure that the City of Toronto achieves its goal in the area of urban forestry management of a sustainable urban forest on the understanding that this honourary title carries no additional compensation or increased office budget.

Background Information (Committee)
(January 11, 2013) Report from the General Manager, Parks, Forestry and Recreation - Toronto's Strategic Forest Management Plan
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/pe/bgrd/backgroundfile-55257.pdf)

(January 11, 2013) Attachment 1 - Sustaining and Expanding the Urban Forest: Toronto's Strategic Forest Management Plan
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/pe/bgrd/backgroundfile-55258.pdf)

(January 29, 2013) Presentation from Parks, Forestry and Recreation on Toronto's Strategic Forest Management Plan
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/pe/bgrd/backgroundfile-55601.pdf)

Communications (Committee)
(January 29, 2013) E-mail from Karen Buck (PE.New.18.4.1)
Motions (City Council)
Motion to Adopt Item (Carried)

Vote (Adopt Item)

Feb-20-2013 2:16 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - PE18.4 - Adopt the item
Yes: 38 Paul Ainslie, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, Paula Fletcher, Rob Ford, Mark Grimes, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Giorgio Mammoliti, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Peter Milczyn, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, David Shiner, Karen Stintz, Michael Thompson, Kristyn Wong-Tam 
No: 0  
Absent: 7 Maria Augimeri, John Filion, Doug Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Ron Moeser, James Pasternak, Adam Vaughan 

Planning and Growth Management Committee - Meeting 20
PG20.3

ACTION 

Adopted 

 

Ward:10 

1755 Steeles Avenue West - Official Plan and Zoning By-law Amendment Application - Final Report
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council amend the draft by-law attached as Attachment 7 to the report (December 20, 2012) from the Chief Planner and Executive Director, City Planning, to ensure that Building 74 may be retained in its current form, and should the building be demolished at a future date, the site not be considered a building site.

 

2.         City Council amend the Official Plan for the lands at 1755 Steeles Avenue West substantially in accordance with the draft Official Plan Amendment attached as Attachment 6 to the report (December 20, 2012) from the Chief Planner and Executive Director, City Planning.

 

3.         City Council amend former City of North York Zoning By-law No. 7625, for the lands at 1755 Steeles Avenue West substantially in accordance with the draft Zoning By-law Amendment attached as Attachment 7 to the report (December 20, 2012) from the Chief Planner and Executive Director, City Planning, and further amended by Part 1 above.

 

4.         City Council authorize the City Solicitor to make such stylistic and technical changes to the draft Official Plan Amendment and/or draft Zoning By-law Amendment as may be required.

 

5.         City Council authorize the City Solicitor to apply to the Superior Court of Justice pursuant to Section 146 of the Land Titles Act for an Order that effects the following, but only to occur at such time as the proposed Official Plan and Zoning By-law Amendments have been enacted by City Council and have come into full force and effect:

 

a.         Closes the public highways Jacobs Gate and Mockingbird Crescent as public highways (Parts 2, 3, 5 and 7 indicated on Attachment 2 to the report (December 20, 2012) from the Chief Planner and Executive Director, City Planning;

 

b.         Vests title to Parts 1, 2, and 3 on Attachment 2 to the report (December 20, 2012) from the Chief Planner and Executive Director, City Planning, in Sanofi Pasteur Limited;

 

c.         Vests title to Parts 4 and 6 on Attachment 2 to the report (December 20, 2012) from the Chief Planner and Executive Director, City Planning, in the City;

 

d.         Confirms title to Parts 5 and 7 on Attachment 2 to the report (December 20, 2012) from the Chief Planner and Executive Director, City Planning, remains with the City;

 

e.         Deletes certain registrations that are no longer required, such as the Subdivision Agreement, as determined by the Chief Planner, in consultation with the City Solicitor from title to Blocks P, T, U, V, W, X, Y, AA, BB and the public highways Jacobs Gate and Mockingbird Crescent;

 

f.          Upon completion of the matters set out in Parts 5a through 5f above cancels that portion of Plan M-1859 that applies to the subject lands, being Blocks P, T, U, V, W, X, Y, AA, BB and the public highways Jacobs Gate and Mockingbird Crescent;

 

g.         Provides that the cancelled parts of Plan M-1859 shall be abstracted based on the original geographic description of the lands and consolidates all such lands into separate PINs with new legal descriptions to be provided for the lands owned by the City and the lands owned by Sanofi Pasteur Limited respectively; and

 

h.         Authorizes each party to register Application to Amend Register to effect the above.

 

6.         City Council authorize an Agreement with Sanofi Pasteur Limited, substantially on the terms set out in Attachment 8 to the report (December 20, 2012) from the Chief Planner and Executive Director, City Planning Division, and such other terms as may be satisfactory to the Chief Corporate Officer, and in a form satisfactory to the City Solicitor, which Agreement must be executed prior to the submission of Bills to City Council for enactment.

 

7.         Prior to introducing the Bills to City Council for enactment, City Council require the City Solicitor to confirm that a Court Order has been obtained under Section 146 of the Land Titles Act which implements the matters outlined in Part 5 and comes into force at such time that the Official Plan and Zoning By-law Amendments come into full force and effect.

 

8.         City Council authorize appropriate staff to take all steps necessary to give effect to Council's decision.

 

9.         City Council request that as part of the Site Plan process, community meetings may be held to discuss preliminary designs, built form and landscaping including buffer for each of the buildings proposed;  and that these consultations would include but not be restricted to the addition of any additional structures that might be planned in each of the building zones.

 

10.       City Council request Sanofi Pasteur to continue to develop an employee commuter strategy that reduces the number of vehicles entering and exiting the site on a daily basis.   Such a strategy should also reduce the ongoing parking pressures on site.   The commuter visioning could include but not be restricted to: 

 

a.         shuttle buses from the Steeles West subway station and other points once opened in 2016;

b.         car pool opportunities through such city partners as Smart Commute;

c.         the issuance of transit passes to eligible employees;

d.         the ongoing commitment and research on locations for offsite parking; and

e         bike storage, racks as well as employee showers.

 

11.       City Council request the Chief Planner and Executive Director, City Planning to track on an ongoing basis the parking space requirements as it relates to the current employee size and the anticipated growth of 250 to 300 employees.

 

12.       City Council request the Chief Planner and Executive Director, City Planning, working with the applicant, to ensure that the boundaries for the development blocks are more precisely located with dimensions between buildings and property lines, or other identifiable features.

 

13.       City Council request the Director, Toronto Office of Partnerships, to meet with the principals at Sanofi Pasteur and share ideas on modernizing and update their social participation in the local community and wider city.

Statutory - Planning Act, RSO 1990
Background Information (Committee)
(December 20, 2012) Report and Attachments 1 to 8 from the Chief Planner and Executive Director, City Planning Division on 1755 Steeles Avenue West - Official Plan and Zoning By-law Amendment Application - Final Report
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/pg/bgrd/backgroundfile-55218.pdf)

(January 7, 2013) Notice of Public Meeting - 1755 Steeles Avenue West
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/pg/bgrd/backgroundfile-55256.pdf)

Communications (Committee)
(January 7, 2013) E-mail from Edward Zaretsky, Citizens Alliance Group  (PG.New.PG20.3.1)
(January 23, 2013) E-mail from Amos Cohen (PG.New.PG20.3.2)
(January 24, 2013) E-mail from Murray Stillman (PG.New.PG20.3.3)
(January 24, 2013) E-mail from Margarot Levitt, President, Ridgegate Ratepayers Association (PG.New.PG20.3.4)
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/pg/comm/communicationfile-34312.pdf)

(January 25, 2013) Letter from Michael Bowman, Osler, Hoskin and Harcourt LLP, re on behalf of Sanofi Pasteur Limited (PG.New.PG20.3.5)
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/pg/comm/communicationfile-34313.pdf)

(January 28, 2013) E-mail from Jason Field, Executive Director, Life Sciences Ontario (PG.New.PG20.3.6)
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/pg/comm/communicationfile-34320.pdf)

Communications (City Council)
(February 15, 2013) Letter from J. Mark Lievonen, President, Sanofi Pasteur Limited (CC.Supp.PG20.3.7)
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/cc/comm/communicationfile-34573.pdf)

Motions (City Council)
Motion to Adopt Item (Carried)

Vote (Adopt Item)

Feb-21-2013 2:35 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - PG20.3 - Adopt the item
Yes: 42 Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Doug Ford, Rob Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Peter Milczyn, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Ron Moeser, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, David Shiner, Karen Stintz, Adam Vaughan, Kristyn Wong-Tam 
No: 0  
Absent: 3 Josh Colle, Giorgio Mammoliti, Michael Thompson 

PG20.5

ACTION 

Referred 

 

Ward:19 

Site-Specific Sign By-law Amendment - 2 Strachan Avenue - Phase 2
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, referred Item PG20.5 back to the Planning and Growth Management Committee for further consideration.

Statutory - City of Toronto Act, 2006
Background Information (Committee)
(January 4, 2013) Report from the Chief Building Official and Executive Director, Toronto Building on Site-Specific Sign By-law Amendment - 2 Strachan Avenue - Phase 2
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/pg/bgrd/backgroundfile-55224.pdf)

(January 4, 2013) Attachment 1 - Applicant's Submission Package
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/pg/bgrd/backgroundfile-55261.pdf)

(January 4, 2013) Attachment 2 - Draft By-law for Site-Specific Amendment respecting 2 Strachan Avenue
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/pg/bgrd/backgroundfile-55263.pdf)

(January 18, 2013) Notice of Public Meeting regarding Site-Specific Sign By-law Amendment - 2 Strachan Avenue - Phase 2
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/pg/bgrd/backgroundfile-55368.pdf)

Communications (Committee)
(January 28, 2013) Letter from Councillor Mike Layton, Ward 19, Trinity-Spadina (PG.New.PG20.5.1)
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/pg/comm/communicationfile-34316.pdf)

Motions (City Council)
Motion to Refer Item moved by Councillor Peter Milczyn (Carried)

That City Council refer Item PG20.5 back to the Planning and Growth Management Committee for further consideration.


Vote (Refer Item)

Feb-20-2013 8:11 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - PG20.5 - Milczyn - motion 1 - refer the item
Yes: 39 Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Doug Ford, Rob Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Peter Milczyn, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, David Shiner, Karen Stintz, Michael Thompson, Adam Vaughan 
No: 0  
Absent: 6 Mike Del Grande, Giorgio Mammoliti, Joe Mihevc, Ron Moeser, Jaye Robinson, Kristyn Wong-Tam 

Public Works and Infrastructure Committee - Meeting 20
PW20.2

ACTION 

Adopted 

 

Ward:All 

Contract Award - Request for Proposals 9117-12-7157 Coordinated Toronto Water and Transportation Program Management for 2014 - 2018 Capital Construction Years
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council authorize the Executive Director, Technical Services, to negotiate and enter into agreements with GENIVAR Inc., being the highest overall scoring proponent meeting the requirements of RFP 9117-12-7157 to provide contracted professional engineering and program management services for a portion of the Coordinated Toronto Water and Transportation Services Capital Works Program (2014 to 2018) in the amount of $23,183,535.00 net of all taxes, including disbursements, provisional allowances and contingencies as follows:

 

a.                   for the program management for a period of 8 (eight) years, in an amount not to exceed $4,903,660.00 net of all taxes including labour, disbursements, and provisional allowances;

 

b.         for each construction contract identified in the program, enter into an engineering agreement comprising of design and contract administration as follows:

 

i.          for the data collection, preliminary and detail design in an amount not to exceed $9,944,375.00 net all taxes (for the total of all contracts) including labour, disbursements, provisional allowance and contingencies.  This amount includes a contingency allowance of $1,390,000.00 net of all taxes for additional services, if necessary and authorized by the Executive Director, Technical Services; and

 

ii.         for services during construction including general management, office administration and resident site inspection and field services, in an amount not to exceed $8,172,000.00 net of all taxes (for the total of all contracts) including provisional allowances and contingencies.  This amount includes a contingency allowance of $880,000.00 net of all taxes for additional site services, if necessary and authorized by the Executive Director, Technical Services; and

 

c.         for each construction contract identified, enter into an engineering agreement for post-construction services, in an amount not to exceed $163,500.00 net of all taxes (for the total of all contracts) including labour and contingencies.  This amount includes a contingency allowance of $50,000.00 for additional services, if necessary and authorized by the Executive Director, Technical Services.

City Council Decision Advice and Other Information
City Council recessed its public session and met as Committee of the Whole in closed session on February 20, 2013, and considered confidential information on this Item as relates to the security of the property of the municipality or local board.
Background Information (Committee)
(January 2, 2013) Report from the Acting Executive Director, Technical Services, and the Director, Purchasing and Materials Management, on Contract Award - Request for Proposals 9117-12-7157 Coordinated Toronto Water and Transportation Program Management for 2014 - 2018 Capital Construction Years
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/pw/bgrd/backgroundfile-54773.pdf)

Motions (City Council)
Report of Committee of the Whole

February 20, 2013 - 7:23 p.m. - Speaker Nunziata advised that City Council had completed its closed session consideration of Item PW20.2 - Contract Award - Request for Proposals 9117-12-7157 Coordinated Toronto Water and Transportation Program Management for 2014 - 2018 Capital Construction Years.  No motions were moved during the closed session. Council would now proceed with the public debate on the Item.


Motion to Adopt Item (Carried)

Vote (Adopt Item)

Feb-20-2013 7:35 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - PW20.2 - Adopt the item
Yes: 35 Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Mike Del Grande, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Doug Ford, Rob Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Josh Matlow, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Peter Milczyn, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Karen Stintz, Michael Thompson, Adam Vaughan 
No: 1 Pam McConnell 
Absent: 9 Glenn De Baeremaeker, Frank Di Giorgio, Giorgio Mammoliti, Joe Mihevc, Ron Moeser, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, David Shiner, Kristyn Wong-Tam 

PW20.3

ACTION 

Adopted on Consent 

 

Ward:20, 28 

To Increase Sole Source Purchase Authorization for Construction of Front Street West Reconfiguration between Bay Street and York Street with Toronto Transit Commission
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council authorize an increase to the amount of the sole source purchase order to be issued to the Toronto Transit Commission as previously authorized by the adoption of Part 3 of Executive Committee Item EX23.24 in an increased amount not to exceed the prescribed upset limit as set out in Confidential Attachment 1 to the report (January 2, 2013) from the Acting Executive Director, Technical Services, the General Manager, Transportation Services, and the Director, Purchasing and Materials Management, in order to include within the previously authorized scope of work complete streetscape treatments and features as outlined in the Front Street West Reconfiguration Environmental Assessment Study, including the provision of contract administration services.

 

2.         City Council authorize the Acting Executive Director, Technical Services, to negotiate and enter into any amending agreements that may be required to give effect to Council's decision on terms and conditions satisfactory to the Acting Executive Director, Technical Services, and in a form acceptable to the City Solicitor.

 

3.         City Council authorize the public release of the confidential information in Confidential Attachment 1 to the report (January 2, 2013) from the Acting Executive Director, Technical Services, the General Manager, Transportation Services, and the Director, Purchasing and Materials Management, when all cost negotiations have been finalized and any required agreements have been executed in respect of that work.

 

Confidential Attachment 1 to the report (January 2, 2013) from the Acting Executive Director, Technical Services, the General Manager, Transportation Services and the Director, Purchasing and Materials Management remains confidential in its entirety at this time in accordance with the provisions of the City of Toronto Act, 2006 as it pertains to the security of the property of the municipality or local board. Confidential Attachment 1 will be made public once all cost negotiations have been finalized and any required agreements have been executed in respect of the work.

Confidential Attachment - The security of the property of the municipality or local board
Background Information (Committee)
(January 2, 2013) Report from the Acting Executive Director, Technical Services, the General Manager, Transportation Services, and the Director, Purchasing and Materials Management, on Increase to Sole Source Purchase Authorization for Construction of Front Street West Reconfiguration between Bay Street and York Street
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/pw/bgrd/backgroundfile-54748.pdf)

(January 2, 2013) Confidential Attachment 1 on Increase to Sole Source Purchase Authorization for Construction of Front Street West Reconfiguration between Bay Street and York Street

PW20.4

ACTION 

Adopted on Consent 

 

Ward:All 

Delegation of Authority for Crossing Agreements
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council delegate standing authority to the Division Heads of Technical Services, Toronto Water, and Transportation Services, as appropriate depending on their respective area of responsibility, to negotiate, enter into and execute on behalf of the City any crossing agreement, crossing permit, or related document required to give effect to an agreement or permit necessary to permit the construction, installation, maintenance, repair, alteration, replacement and expansion of City infrastructure for roads, trails, bike paths or utility purposes, across, over, under or along lands or infrastructure owned by third parties,  including, without limitation, any renewals, extensions or subsequent amendments to a crossing agreement or permit (a "Crossing Agreement"), on terms and conditions satisfactory to the applicable Division Head, and in a form satisfactory to the City Solicitor, and to make payments of amounts owing under the crossing agreements or crossing permits, subject to the following conditions:

           

a.         the applicable Division Head is satisfied that the crossing work is part of an approved capital or operating budget;

 

b.         the applicable Division Head is satisfied that the City infrastructure cannot reasonably be located entirely on City lands or in a location that will not cross the lands or infrastructure of a third party; and

 

c.         the applicable Division Head, in consultation with the City Solicitor on legal matters, is of the view that the terms and conditions of the Crossing Agreement are commercially reasonable in the circumstances.

 

2.         City Council also delegate standing authority to the Division Heads referenced in Part 1 above to file any Crossing Agreement with any relevant regulatory or governmental authority (e.g., the Canadian Transportation Agency) if the applicable Division Head determines that such filing is appropriate or necessary.

Background Information (Committee)
(January 4, 2013) Report from the Acting Executive Director, Technical Services, the General Manager, Toronto Water, and the General Manager, Transportation Services, on Delegation of Authority for Crossing Agreements
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/pw/bgrd/backgroundfile-54777.pdf)


PW20.5

ACTION 

Amended 

 

Ward:13, 14, 19, 20, 26, 28, 29, 30, 31 

Toronto Triathlon Festival - 2012 Outcomes and 2013 Road Closures
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council approve the closure of the F.G. Gardiner Expressway, eastbound lanes only, from the Humber River to the Don Valley Parkway, including all ramps, and the Don Valley Parkway, northbound lanes only from the F.G. Gardiner Expressway to Eglinton Avenue East, including all ramps, on the Sundays of July 21, 2013 and July 20, 2014 and on a Sunday in the summer of 2015 (subject to Pan Am Games coordination), from 2:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. (noon), for the 2013, 2014 and 2015 “Toronto Triathlon Festival" event.

 

2.         City Council prohibit other road closures due to events or film permits on Victoria Park Avenue, Don Mills Road, Lake Shore Boulevard East, Lake Shore Boulevard West and The Queensway, within the area bounded by Highway 401, Warden Avenue, the Lake, Humber River, Queen Street/The Queensway, and Yonge Street, during the event times on the Sunday morning for the 2013, 2014 and 2015 "Toronto Triathlon Festival" event.

 

3.         City Council request the City Solicitor and the Deputy City Manager, Cluster B, to report to the Public Works and Infrastructure Committee on possible mechanisms for increasing community benefits or charitable contributions that could be secured from private organizers who receive road closure permits for large events in Toronto.

Background Information (Committee)
(December 21, 2012) Report and Appendix 1 from the General Manager, Economic Development and Culture, and the General Manager, Transportation Services, on Toronto Triathlon Festival - 2012 Outcomes and 2013 Road Closures
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/pw/bgrd/backgroundfile-54735.pdf)

Communications (City Council)
(January 18, 2013) Letter from Linda M. Kirk, Executive Director, Triathlon Ontario (CC.Main.PW20.5.1)
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/cc/comm/communicationfile-34434.pdf)

(January 21, 2013) Letter from Mike Bartlett, CFRE, Executive Director, Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment (MLSE) Team Up Foundation (CC.Main.PW20.5.2)
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/cc/comm/communicationfile-34436.pdf)

(January 18, 2013) Letter from David Whitaker, President and Chief Executive Officer, Tourism Toronto (CC.Main.PW20.5.3)
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/cc/comm/communicationfile-34438.pdf)

(February 18, 2013) Letter from Tony Fisher, Director of Research, Canadian Sport Tourism Alliance (CC.Main.PW20.5.4)
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/cc/comm/communicationfile-34440.pdf)

Motions (City Council)
1 - Motion to Amend Item (Additional) moved by Councillor Janet Davis (Carried)

That City Council request the City Solicitor and the Deputy City Manager, Cluster B, to report to the Public Works and Infrastructure Committee on possible mechanisms for increasing community benefits or charitable contributions that could be secured from private organizers who receive road closure permits for large events in Toronto.


Vote (Amend Item (Additional))

Feb-21-2013 9:26 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - PW20.5 - Davis - motion 1
Yes: 33 Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Doug Ford, Rob Ford, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Peter Milczyn, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Karen Stintz, Adam Vaughan, Kristyn Wong-Tam 
No: 3 Josh Colle, Mark Grimes, Jaye Robinson 
Absent: 9 Raymond Cho, Frank Di Giorgio, Paula Fletcher, Mary Fragedakis, Chin Lee, Giorgio Mammoliti, Ron Moeser, David Shiner, Michael Thompson 

2 - Motion to Amend Item moved by Councillor Gary Crawford (Carried)

That:

 

1.         City Council delete Public Works and Infrastructure Committee Recommendation 2:

 

              Recommendation to be deleted:

 

2.         City Council prohibit other road closures due to events or film permits on arterial roads bounded by Highway No. 401, Warden Avenue, the Lake, Humber River, Queen Street/The Queensway, and Yonge Street, which will be required to accommodate overflow traffic from the expressway closures on the day of the 2013, 2014 and 2015 “Toronto Triathlon Festival” event.

 

and replace it with the following recommendation:

 

 2.        City Council prohibit other road closures due to events or film permits on Victoria Park Avenue, Don Mills Road, Lake Shore Boulevard East, Lake Shore Boulevard West and The Queensway, within the area bounded by Highway 401, Warden Avenue, the Lake, Humber River, Queen Street/The Queensway, and Yonge Street, during the event times on the Sunday morning for 2013, 2014 and 2015 "Toronto Triathlon Festival" event.


Vote (Amend Item)

Feb-21-2013 9:25 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - PW20.5 - Crawford - motion 2
Yes: 35 Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Doug Ford, Rob Ford, Mark Grimes, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Peter Milczyn, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, Karen Stintz, Adam Vaughan 
No: 1 Kristyn Wong-Tam 
Absent: 9 Raymond Cho, Frank Di Giorgio, Paula Fletcher, Mary Fragedakis, Chin Lee, Giorgio Mammoliti, Ron Moeser, David Shiner, Michael Thompson 

Motion to Adopt Item as Amended (Carried)

Vote (Adopt Item as Amended)

Feb-21-2013 9:27 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - PW20.5 - Adopt the item as amended
Yes: 35 Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Doug Ford, Rob Ford, Mark Grimes, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Peter Milczyn, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, James Pasternak, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, Karen Stintz, Adam Vaughan, Kristyn Wong-Tam 
No: 1 Gord Perks 
Absent: 9 Raymond Cho, Frank Di Giorgio, Paula Fletcher, Mary Fragedakis, Chin Lee, Giorgio Mammoliti, Ron Moeser, David Shiner, Michael Thompson 

PW20.6

ACTION 

Adopted 

 

Ward:All 

Agreement Approvals Required for Red Light Camera Operations
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council authorize the General Manager, Transportation Services to negotiate, enter into and execute a new agreement with Her Majesty the Queen in Right of Ontario, as represented by the Minister of Transportation (the "MTO"), for the access and use of licence plate registration information on terms and conditions generally as set out in the report (December 21, 2012) from the General Manager, Transportation Services and on such other terms and conditions satisfactory to the General Manager, Transportation Services and in a form satisfactory to the City Solicitor.

 

2.           City Council authorize the General Manager, Transportation Services to negotiate, enter into and execute an agreement to amend the existing agreement between the City of Toronto and The Regional Municipality of Halton ("Halton"), City of Hamilton ("Hamilton"), The Regional Municipality of Waterloo ("Waterloo"), City of Ottawa ("Ottawa"), and The Regional Municipality of Peel ("Peel") for red light camera record processing and for their cost-sharing of the expenses of the joint municipal processing centre and for the purposes of adding The Regional Municipality of York ("York") to the agreement and of making any necessary changes to reflect the new agreement with Her Majesty the Queen in Right of Ontario, as represented by the Minister of Transportation, on terms and conditions generally as set out in the report (December 21, 2012) from the General Manager, Transportation Services and on such other terms and conditions satisfactory to the General Manager, Transportation Services and in a form satisfactory to the City Solicitor.

Background Information (Committee)
(December 21, 2012) Report from the General Manager, Transportation Services, on Agreement Approvals required for Red Light Camera Operations
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/pw/bgrd/backgroundfile-54709.pdf)

Motions (City Council)
Motion to Adopt Item (Carried)

Vote (Adopt Item)

Feb-21-2013 2:11 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - PW20.6 - Adopt the item
Yes: 37 Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Raymond Cho, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Doug Ford, Rob Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Peter Milczyn, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, Gord Perks, Jaye Robinson, David Shiner, Karen Stintz, Michael Thompson, Adam Vaughan, Kristyn Wong-Tam 
No: 0  
Absent: 8 Shelley Carroll, Josh Colle, Mark Grimes, Giorgio Mammoliti, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Ron Moeser, James Pasternak, Anthony Perruzza 

Striking Committee - Meeting 9
ST9.1

ACTION 

Adopted 

 

Ward:All 

Council Member Appointment to the Executive Committee to Fill a Vacancy
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013 adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council appoint Councillor Vincent Crisanti to the Executive Committee for a term of office until November 30, 2014, and until a successor is appointed.

City Council Decision Advice and Other Information

City Council, during its review of the Order Paper, removed Striking Committee Item ST9.1 from the Committee's jurisdiction and brought it forward to City Council for consideration.

Background Information (Committee)
(January 16, 2013) Letter from Councillor Mike Del Grande advising that he has resigned from the Executive Committee
Revised - Interested Members - Executive Committee
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/st/bgrd/backgroundfile-56221.pdf)

Interested Members - Executive Committee
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/st/bgrd/backgroundfile-56152.pdf)

Motions (City Council)
Motion to Remove from Committee moved by Deputy Mayor Doug Holyday (Carried)

That in accordance with Section 27-60 of Council Procedures, City Council remove the following Items from the Striking Committee and bring the Items forward to City Council for consideration:

 

ST9.1 headed "Council Member Appointment to the Executive Committee to Fill a Vacancy";

 

ST9.2 headed "Council Member Appointment to the Budget Committee to Fill a Vacancy";

 

ST9.3 headed "Council Member Appointments to the Federation of Canadian Municipalities (FCM) National Board of Directors"; and

 

ST9.4 headed "Council Member Appointment to the Golden Horseshoe Food and Farming Action Plan Alliance".

 


Vote (Remove from Committee)

Feb-20-2013 10:15 AM

Result: Carried Two-Thirds Required - Remove ST9.1, ST9.2, ST9.3 and ST9.4 from Committee's jurisdiction
Yes: 44 Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Doug Ford, Rob Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Giorgio Mammoliti, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Peter Milczyn, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Ron Moeser, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, David Shiner, Karen Stintz, Michael Thompson, Adam Vaughan, Kristyn Wong-Tam 
No: 0  
Absent: 1 Michelle Berardinetti 

1 - Motion to Amend Item moved by Councillor Joe Mihevc (Lost)

That:

 

1.         City Council amend the appointment to the Executive Committee by deleting the name "V. Crisanti" and inserting the name "A. Vaughan".


Vote (Amend Item)

Feb-20-2013 6:04 PM

Result: Lost Majority Required - ST9.1 - Mihevc - motion 1
Yes: 14 Maria Augimeri, Shelley Carroll, Janet Davis, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Mary Fragedakis, Mike Layton, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Gord Perks, Adam Vaughan, Kristyn Wong-Tam 
No: 30 Paul Ainslie, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Raymond Cho, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Frank Di Giorgio, Doug Ford, Rob Ford, Mark Grimes, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Giorgio Mammoliti, Josh Matlow, Peter Milczyn, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Ron Moeser, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, James Pasternak, Jaye Robinson, David Shiner, Karen Stintz, Michael Thompson 
Absent: 1 Anthony Perruzza 

Motion to Adopt Item (Carried)

Vote (Adopt Item)

Feb-20-2013 6:05 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - ST9.1 - Adopt the item
Yes: 40 Paul Ainslie, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Doug Ford, Rob Ford, Mark Grimes, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Giorgio Mammoliti, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Peter Milczyn, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Ron Moeser, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Jaye Robinson, David Shiner, Karen Stintz, Michael Thompson, Adam Vaughan, Kristyn Wong-Tam 
No: 4 Maria Augimeri, Mary Fragedakis, Mike Layton, Joe Mihevc 
Absent: 1 Anthony Perruzza 

ST9.2

ACTION 

Adopted 

 

Ward:All 

Council Member Appointment to the Budget Committee to Fill a Vacancy
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013 adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council appoint Councillor Frances Nunziata to the Budget Committee for a term of office until November 30, 2014, and until a successor is appointed.

City Council Decision Advice and Other Information

City Council, during its review of the Order Paper, removed Striking Committee Item ST9.2 from the Committee's jurisdiction and brought it forward to City Council for consideration.

Background Information (Committee)
Revised - Interested Members - Budget Committee
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/st/bgrd/backgroundfile-56222.pdf)

Interested Members - Budget Committee
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/st/bgrd/backgroundfile-56153.pdf)

Communications (Committee)
(February 12, 2013) Memo from Councillor Frances Nunziata, Ward 11, York South-Weston (ST.Supp.ST9.2.1)
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/st/comm/communicationfile-34529.pdf)

Motions (City Council)
Motion to Remove from Committee moved by Deputy Mayor Doug Holyday (Carried)

That in accordance with Section 27-60 of Council Procedures, City Council remove the following Items from the Striking Committee and bring the Items forward to City Council for consideration:

 

ST9.1 headed "Council Member Appointment to the Executive Committee to Fill a Vacancy";

 

ST9.2 headed "Council Member Appointment to the Budget Committee to Fill a Vacancy";

 

ST9.3 headed "Council Member Appointments to the Federation of Canadian Municipalities (FCM) National Board of Directors"; and

 

ST9.4 headed "Council Member Appointment to the Golden Horseshoe Food and Farming Action Plan Alliance".

 


Vote (Remove from Committee)

Feb-20-2013 10:15 AM

Result: Carried Two-Thirds Required - Remove ST9.1, ST9.2, ST9.3 and ST9.4 from Committee's jurisdiction
Yes: 44 Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Doug Ford, Rob Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Giorgio Mammoliti, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Peter Milczyn, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Ron Moeser, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, David Shiner, Karen Stintz, Michael Thompson, Adam Vaughan, Kristyn Wong-Tam 
No: 0  
Absent: 1 Michelle Berardinetti 

1 - Motion to Amend Item moved by Councillor Joe Mihevc (Lost)

That:

 

1.         City Council amend the appointment to the Budget Committee by deleting the name "F. Nunziata" and inserting the name "J. Davis".


Vote (Amend Item)

Feb-20-2013 6:07 PM

Result: Lost Majority Required - ST9.2 - Mihevc - motion 1
Yes: 11 Maria Augimeri, Shelley Carroll, Janet Davis, Sarah Doucette, Paula Fletcher, Mike Layton, Pam McConnell, Joe Mihevc, Gord Perks, Adam Vaughan, Kristyn Wong-Tam 
No: 33 Paul Ainslie, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Raymond Cho, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Frank Di Giorgio, John Filion, Doug Ford, Rob Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Giorgio Mammoliti, Josh Matlow, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Peter Milczyn, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Ron Moeser, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, James Pasternak, Jaye Robinson, David Shiner, Karen Stintz, Michael Thompson 
Absent: 1 Anthony Perruzza 

Motion to Adopt Item (Carried)

Vote (Adopt Item)

Feb-20-2013 6:08 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - ST9.2 - Adopt the item
Yes: 40 Paul Ainslie, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Doug Ford, Rob Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Giorgio Mammoliti, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Peter Milczyn, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Ron Moeser, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Jaye Robinson, David Shiner, Karen Stintz, Michael Thompson, Kristyn Wong-Tam 
No: 3 Maria Augimeri, Joe Mihevc, Adam Vaughan 
Absent: 2 Mike Layton, Anthony Perruzza 

ST9.3

ACTION 

Adopted on Consent 

 

Ward:All 

Council Member Appointments to the Federation of Canadian Municipalities (FCM) National Board of Directors
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council appoint Councillor Pam McConnell and Councillor Michael Thompson to the Federation of Canadian Municipalities (FCM) National Board of Directors for a term starting at the Annual Meeting in June 2013 to the Annual Meeting in May 2014.

City Council Decision Advice and Other Information

City Council, during its review of the Order Paper, removed Striking Committee Item ST9.3 from the Committee's jurisdiction and brought it forward to City Council for consideration.

Background Information (Committee)
Revised - Interested Members - Federation of Canadian Municipalities (FCM) National Board of Directors
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/st/bgrd/backgroundfile-56223.pdf)

Interested Members - Federation of Canadian Municipalities (FCM) National Board of Directors
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/st/bgrd/backgroundfile-56154.pdf)

Motions (City Council)
Motion to Remove from Committee moved by Deputy Mayor Doug Holyday (Carried)

That in accordance with Section 27-60 of Council Procedures, City Council remove the following Items from the Striking Committee and bring the Items forward to City Council for consideration:

 

ST9.1 headed "Council Member Appointment to the Executive Committee to Fill a Vacancy";

 

ST9.2 headed "Council Member Appointment to the Budget Committee to Fill a Vacancy";

 

ST9.3 headed "Council Member Appointments to the Federation of Canadian Municipalities (FCM) National Board of Directors"; and

 

ST9.4 headed "Council Member Appointment to the Golden Horseshoe Food and Farming Action Plan Alliance".

 


Vote (Remove from Committee)

Feb-20-2013 10:15 AM

Result: Carried Two-Thirds Required - Remove ST9.1, ST9.2, ST9.3 and ST9.4 from Committee's jurisdiction
Yes: 44 Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Doug Ford, Rob Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Giorgio Mammoliti, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Peter Milczyn, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Ron Moeser, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, David Shiner, Karen Stintz, Michael Thompson, Adam Vaughan, Kristyn Wong-Tam 
No: 0  
Absent: 1 Michelle Berardinetti 

ST9.4

ACTION 

Adopted on Consent 

 

Ward:All 

Council Member Appointment to the Golden Horseshoe Food and Farming Action Plan Alliance
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council appoint the following Members to the Golden Horseshoe Food and Farming Action Plan Alliance for a term of office until November 30, 2014, and until a successor is appointed:

 

Councillor Mary Fragedakis

Councillor John Parker, as an alternate

City Council Decision Advice and Other Information

City Council, during its review of the Order Paper, removed Striking Committee Item ST9.4 from the Committee's jurisdiction and brought it forward to City Council for consideration.

Background Information (Committee)
Interested Members - Golden Horseshoe Food and Farming Action Plan Alliance
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/st/bgrd/backgroundfile-56155.pdf)

(November 27, 2012) Letter from the Coordinator, Golden Horseshoe Food and Farming Action Plan Alliance, requesting a City of Toronto representative
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/st/bgrd/backgroundfile-55838.pdf)

Terms of Reference - Golden Horseshoe Food and Farming Alliance
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/st/bgrd/backgroundfile-55839.pdf)

Motions (City Council)
Motion to Remove from Committee moved by Deputy Mayor Doug Holyday (Carried)

That in accordance with Section 27-60 of Council Procedures, City Council remove the following Items from the Striking Committee and bring the Items forward to City Council for consideration:

 

ST9.1 headed "Council Member Appointment to the Executive Committee to Fill a Vacancy";

 

ST9.2 headed "Council Member Appointment to the Budget Committee to Fill a Vacancy";

 

ST9.3 headed "Council Member Appointments to the Federation of Canadian Municipalities (FCM) National Board of Directors"; and

 

ST9.4 headed "Council Member Appointment to the Golden Horseshoe Food and Farming Action Plan Alliance".

 


Vote (Remove from Committee)

Feb-20-2013 10:15 AM

Result: Carried Two-Thirds Required - Remove ST9.1, ST9.2, ST9.3 and ST9.4 from Committee's jurisdiction
Yes: 44 Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Doug Ford, Rob Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Giorgio Mammoliti, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Peter Milczyn, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Ron Moeser, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, David Shiner, Karen Stintz, Michael Thompson, Adam Vaughan, Kristyn Wong-Tam 
No: 0  
Absent: 1 Michelle Berardinetti 

Etobicoke York Community Council - Meeting 21
EY21.1

ACTION 

Adopted on Consent 

 

Ward:1 

Final Report - 1155 Albion Road - Official Plan Amendment and Zoning By-law Amendment
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council amend the Official Plan, for the lands at 1155 Albion Road substantially in accordance with the draft Official Plan Amendment attached as Attachment 6 to the report (December 20, 2012) from the Acting Director, Community Planning, Etobicoke York District.

 

2.         City Council amend the former City of Etobicoke Zoning Code for the lands at 1155 Albion Road substantially in accordance with the draft Zoning By-law Amendment attached as Attachment 7 to the report (December 20, 2012) from the Acting Director, Community Planning, Etobicoke York District.

 

3.         City Council authorize the City Solicitor to make such stylistic and technical changes to the draft Official Plan and draft Zoning By-law Amendments as may be required.

Public Notice Given
Statutory - Planning Act, RSO 1990
Background Information (Community Council)
(December 20, 2012) Report from the Acting Director, Community Planning, Etobicoke York District regarding an Official Plan Amendment and Zoning By-law Amendment at 1155 Albion Road.
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ey/bgrd/backgroundfile-53999.pdf)


EY21.2

ACTION 

Amended 

 

Ward:4 

Final Report - 1216 Royal York Road - Official Plan and Zoning By-law Amendments
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council refuse the amendment to the Zoning By-law and Official Plan for the lands at 1216 Royal York Road as it does not fit with the character of the neighbourhood or protect the stability of the surrounding neighbourhood.

Public Notice Given
Statutory - Planning Act, RSO 1990
Background Information (Community Council)
(December 20, 2012) Report from the Acting Director, Community Planning, Etobicoke York District regarding Official Plan and Zoning By-law Amendments at 1216 Royal York Road.
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ey/bgrd/backgroundfile-54001.pdf)

Communications (Community Council)
(January 21, 2013) Submission from Enzo Cappuccitti, President, 360 Project Management, including 7 form letters in support of the Application  (EY.New.EY21.2.1)
Communications (City Council)
(February 18, 2013) E-mail from Bridget Simard (CC.Supp.EY21.2.2)
(February 18, 2013) E-mail from Lori Driscoll (CC.Supp.EY21.2.3)
(February 18, 2013) E-mail from Doug Driscoll (CC.Supp.EY21.2.4)
(February 18, 2013) E-mail from Alexandria Antoniuk (CC.Supp.EY21.2.5)
(February 20, 2013) Petition from Councillor Gloria Lindsay Luby, headed "EY21.2 - Final Report - 1216 Royal York Road - Official Plan and Zoning By-law Amendments", containing the names of approximately 200 persons, which was filed during the Routine Matters portion of the meeting (CC.New.EY21.2.6)
Motions (City Council)
1 - Motion to Adopt Item as Amended moved by Councillor Gloria Lindsay Luby (Carried)

That City Council delete Etobicoke York Community Council Recommendations and instead adopt the following new Recommendation:

 

1.         City Council refuse the amendment to the Zoning By-law and Official Plan for the lands at 1216 Royal York Road as it does not fit with the character of the neighbourhood or protect the stability of the surrounding neighbourhood.


Vote (Adopt Item as Amended)

Feb-21-2013 9:45 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - EY21.2 - Lindsay Luby - motion 1
Yes: 29 Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Doug Ford, Rob Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Doug Holyday, Mike Layton, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Peter Milczyn, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, James Pasternak, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, Adam Vaughan, Kristyn Wong-Tam 
No: 6 Shelley Carroll, Mike Del Grande, Mark Grimes, John Parker, Gord Perks, Karen Stintz 
Absent: 10 Raymond Cho, Frank Di Giorgio, Paula Fletcher, Norman Kelly, Chin Lee, Giorgio Mammoliti, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Ron Moeser, David Shiner, Michael Thompson 

EY21.17

ACTION 

Amended 

 

Ward:7 

Liquor Licence - 2300 Finch Avenue West, Unit 51 and 52 - De Karibbean King Eatery
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council direct the City Clerk to advise the Registrar of the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario (“AGCO”) that the liquor licence application for De Karibbean King Eatery Inc, 2300 Finch Avenue West, Unit 51 and 52 (the “Premises”), is not in the public interest having regard to the needs and wishes of the residents because of their concerns about public safety, and that the Registrar should issue a Proposal to Review the liquor licence application.

 

2.         City Council request the Licence Appeal Tribunal (“LAT”) to provide the City with an opportunity to be made a party in any proceedings with respect to the Premises.

 

3.         City Council authorize and direct the City Solicitor to attend all proceedings before the LAT in this matter and take all necessary actions so as to give effect to this Motion, including adding and deleting conditions to any liquor licence issued for the Premises, in consultation with the Ward Councillor, which address the concerns of the community.

Background Information (Community Council)
(December 24, 2012) Communication from Councillor Giorgio Mammoliti regarding a Liquor Licence at 2300 Finch Avenue West, Unit 51 & 52 - De Karibbean King Eatery
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ey/bgrd/backgroundfile-54053.pdf)

Motions (City Council)
1 - Motion to Amend Item moved by Councillor Giorgio Mammoliti (Carried)

That:

 

1.         City Council amend Etobicoke York Community Council Recommendation 1 by adding the words "because of their concerns about public safety" after the word "residents" so it now reads as follows:

 

1.         City Council direct the City Clerk to advise the Registrar of the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario (“AGCO”) that the liquor licence application for De Karibbean King Eatery Inc, 2300 Finch Avenue West, Unit 51 & 52 (the “Premises”), is not in the public interest having regard to the needs and wishes of the residents because of their concerns about public safety, and that the Registrar should issue a Proposal to Review the liquor licence application.

 

2.         City Council delete Etobicoke York Community Council Recommendation 3 and replace it with the following new Recommendation 3:

 

3.         City Council authorize and direct the City Solicitor to attend all proceedings before the LAT in this matter and take all necessary actions so as to give effect to this Motion, including adding and deleting conditions to any liquor licence issued for the Premises, in consultation with the Ward Councillor, which address the concerns of the community.


Vote (Amend Item)

Feb-20-2013 2:08 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - EY21.17 - Mammoliti - motion 1
Yes: 28 Ana Bail„o, Shelley Carroll, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, Rob Ford, Mark Grimes, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Giorgio Mammoliti, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Peter Milczyn, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, David Shiner, Michael Thompson 
No: 1 Kristyn Wong-Tam 
Absent: 16 Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Michelle Berardinetti, Raymond Cho, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Doug Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Ron Moeser, John Parker, James Pasternak, Jaye Robinson, Karen Stintz, Adam Vaughan 

Motion to Adopt Item as Amended (Carried)

Vote (Adopt Item as Amended)

Feb-20-2013 2:09 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - EY21.17 - Adopt the item as amended
Yes: 31 Paul Ainslie, Ana Bail„o, Shelley Carroll, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, Rob Ford, Mark Grimes, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Giorgio Mammoliti, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Peter Milczyn, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, David Shiner, Michael Thompson 
No: 1 Kristyn Wong-Tam 
Absent: 13 Maria Augimeri, Michelle Berardinetti, Raymond Cho, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Doug Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Ron Moeser, John Parker, James Pasternak, Karen Stintz, Adam Vaughan 

EY21.18

ACTION 

Amended 

 

Ward:7 

Liquor Licence - 24 Rivalda - Las Brisas Del Mar Restaurant and Lounge
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council direct the City Clerk to advise the Registrar of the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario (“AGCO”) that the liquor licence application for Las Brisas Del Mar Restaurant and Lounge, 24 Rivalda Road (the “Premises”), is not in the public interest having regard to the needs and wishes of the residents because of their concerns about public safety, and that the Registrar should issue a Proposal to refuse the liquor licence application.

 

2.         City Council request the Licence Appeal Tribunal (“LAT”) to provide the City with an opportunity to be made a party in any proceedings with respect to the Premises.

 

3.         City Council authorize and direct the City Solicitor to attend all proceedings before the LAT in this matter and take all necessary actions so as to give effect to this Motion, including adding and deleting conditions to any liquor licence issued for the Premises, in consultation with the Ward Councillor.

Background Information (Community Council)
(December 24, 2012) Communication from Councillor Giorgio Mammoliti regarding a Liquor Licence at 24 Rivalda - Las Brisas Del Mar Restaurant and Lounge
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ey/bgrd/backgroundfile-54052.pdf)

Motions (City Council)
1 - Motion to Amend Item moved by Councillor Giorgio Mammoliti (Carried)

That

 

1.         City Council amend Etobicoke York Community Council Recommendation 1 by adding the words "because of their concerns about public safety" after the word "residents" so that it now reads as follows:

 

1.         City Council direct the City Clerk to advise the Registrar of the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario (“AGCO”) that the liquor licence application for Las Brisas Del Mar Restaurant and Lounge, 24 Rivalda Road (the “Premises”), is not in the public interest having regard to the needs and wishes of the residents because of their concerns about public safety, and that the Registrar should issue a Proposal to refuse the liquor licence application.

 

2.         City Council delete Etobicoke York Community Council Recommendation 3 and replace it with the following new Recommendation 3:

 

3.         City Council authorize and direct the City Solicitor to attend all proceedings before the LAT in this matter and take all necessary actions so as to give effect to this Motion, including adding and deleting conditions to any liquor licence issued for the Premises, in consultation with the Ward Councillor.


Vote (Amend Item)

Feb-20-2013 2:10 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - EY21.18 - Mammoliti - motion 1
Yes: 35 Paul Ainslie, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, Paula Fletcher, Rob Ford, Mark Grimes, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Giorgio Mammoliti, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Peter Milczyn, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, David Shiner, Michael Thompson 
No: 1 Kristyn Wong-Tam 
Absent: 9 Maria Augimeri, Raymond Cho, John Filion, Doug Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Ron Moeser, James Pasternak, Karen Stintz, Adam Vaughan 

Motion to Adopt Item as Amended (Carried)

Vote (Adopt Item as Amended)

Feb-20-2013 2:11 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - EY21.18 - Adopt the item as amended
Yes: 35 Paul Ainslie, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, Paula Fletcher, Rob Ford, Mark Grimes, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Giorgio Mammoliti, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Peter Milczyn, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, David Shiner, Michael Thompson 
No: 1 Kristyn Wong-Tam 
Absent: 9 Maria Augimeri, Raymond Cho, John Filion, Doug Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Ron Moeser, James Pasternak, Karen Stintz, Adam Vaughan 

EY21.35

ACTION 

Adopted on Consent 

 

Ward:17 

Parking Regulation Amendments - 1369 St. Clair Avenue West
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council rescind the existing “No Stopping Anytime” prohibition on the south side of St. Clair Avenue West from a point 77 metres west of Lansdowne Avenue to a point 30.5 metres east of Lansdowne Avenue.

 

2.         City Council rescind the existing “No Stopping, 7:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m., Monday to Friday, except for Public Holidays” regulation on the south side of St. Clair Avenue West from a point 30.5 metres east of Caledonia Park Road to a point 67 metres west of Lansdowne Avenue.

 

3.         City Council rescind the existing “No Parking Anytime” prohibition on the south side of St. Clair Avenue West from a point 77 metres west of Lansdowne Avenue to a point 40 metres further west.

 

4.         City Council enact a “No Stopping Anytime” prohibition on the south side of St. Clair Avenue West from a point 72 metres west of Lansdowne Avenue to a point 30.5 metres east of Lansdowne Avenue.

 

5.         City Council enact a “No Stopping, 7:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m., Monday to Friday, except for Public Holidays” regulation on the south side of St. Clair Avenue West from a point 30.5 metres east of Caledonia Park Road to a point 72 metres west of Lansdowne Avenue.

Background Information (Community Council)
(December 4, 2012) Report from the Director, Transportation Services - Etobicoke York District regarding a Parking Regulation Amendments - 1369 St. Clair Avenue West.
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ey/bgrd/backgroundfile-54616.pdf)

Attachment 1 - Map.
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ey/bgrd/backgroundfile-54617.pdf)


EY21.36

ACTION 

Adopted on Consent 

 

Ward:17 

Parking Regulation Amendments - 1141 St. Clair Avenue West
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council enact a “No Parking Anytime” prohibition on the south side of St. Clair Avenue West from a point 27 metres east of Westmount Avenue to a point 5.5 metres further east.

Background Information (Community Council)
(December 11, 2012) Report from the Director, Transportation Services - Etobicoke York District regarding a Parking Regulation Amendment at 1141 St. Clair Avenue West
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ey/bgrd/backgroundfile-54049.pdf)

Attachment 1 - Map
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ey/bgrd/backgroundfile-54050.pdf)


EY21.37

ACTION 

Adopted on Consent 

 

Ward:11 

Parking Regulation Amendment - 1551 Weston Road
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council enact a standing prohibition from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 a.m., daily on the east side of Weston Road, between a point 30.5 metres north of Sidney Belsey Crescent and a point 100 metres further north.

Background Information (Community Council)
(November 21, 2012) Report from the Director, Transportation Services - Etobicoke York District regarding a Parking Regulation Amendment at 1551 Weston Road
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ey/bgrd/backgroundfile-54041.pdf)

Attachment 1 - Map
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ey/bgrd/backgroundfile-54042.pdf)


EY21.40

ACTION 

Adopted 

 

Ward:6 

Naming of Public Lane north of Lake Shore Boulevard West extending between Fifth Street and Sixth Street
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council grant an exemption to the Honourific and Street Naming Policy and approve the name "Alex Faulkner Lane" to identify the public lane north of Lake Shore Boulevard West extending between Fifth Street and Sixth Street.

Public Notice Given
Statutory - City of Toronto Act, 2006
Background Information (Community Council)
(November 22, 2012) Report from the Acting City Surveyor regarding the Naming of a Public Lane north of Lake Shore Boulevard West extending between Fifth Street and Sixth Street
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ey/bgrd/backgroundfile-54059.pdf)

Motions (City Council)
Motion to Adopt Item (Carried)

Vote (Adopt Item)

Feb-21-2013 2:37 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - EY21.40 - Adopt the item
Yes: 41 Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Doug Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Peter Milczyn, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Ron Moeser, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, David Shiner, Karen Stintz, Adam Vaughan, Kristyn Wong-Tam 
No: 1 Rob Ford 
Absent: 3 Josh Colle, Giorgio Mammoliti, Michael Thompson 

EY21.41

ACTION 

Adopted 

 

Ward:2 

Naming the Football Field in Summerlea Park as the Jack Leitch Football Field
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council grant an exemption to the Honourific and Street Naming Policy and approve the naming of the football field in Summerlea Park in honour of Jack Leitch.

Background Information (Community Council)
(December 20, 2012) Report from the General Manager, Parks, Forestry and Recreation regarding Naming the Football Field in Summerlea Park as the Jack Leitch Football Field
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ey/bgrd/backgroundfile-54030.pdf)

Motions (City Council)
Motion to Adopt Item (Carried)

Vote (Adopt Item)

Feb-21-2013 2:38 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - EY21.41 - Adopt the item
Yes: 42 Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Doug Ford, Rob Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Peter Milczyn, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Ron Moeser, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, David Shiner, Karen Stintz, Adam Vaughan, Kristyn Wong-Tam 
No: 0  
Absent: 3 Josh Colle, Giorgio Mammoliti, Michael Thompson 

EY21.42

ACTION 

Adopted on Consent 

 

Ward:11 

Designation of Fire Routes and Amendment to Chapter 880 - Fire Routes - 21 Oak Street
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council designate part or those parts of the private road or roads shown on the site plan filed with the Fire Chief in respect of the municipal addresses set out below, as a fire route pursuant to Municipal Code Chapter 880 – Fire Routes:

 

            -           21 Oak Street.

 

2.         City Council authorize the Fire Chief and City Solicitor to take the appropriate action to make a designated Fire Route.

Background Information (Community Council)
(December 20, 2012) Report from Toronto Fire Services regarding an amendment to the designation of fire routes at 21 Oak Street.
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ey/bgrd/backgroundfile-53938.pdf)

Draft By-law to amend Municipal Code Chapter 880, Fire Routes to include 21 Oak Street.
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ey/bgrd/backgroundfile-53939.pdf)


EY21.43

ACTION 

Adopted on Consent 

 

Ward:5 

Designation of Fire Routes and amendment to Chapter 880 - Fire Routes - 9 Old Mill Road, 21 Old Mill Road
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council designate part or those parts of the private road or roads shown on the site plan filed with the Fire Chief in respect of the municipal addresses set out below, as a fire route pursuant to Municipal Code Chapter 880 – Fire Routes:

 

            -           9 Old Mill Road, 21 Old Mill Road.

 

2.         City Council authorize the Fire Chief and City Solicitor to take the appropriate action to make a designated Fire Route.

Background Information (Community Council)
(December 20, 2012) Report from Toronto Fire Services regarding the designation of a Fire Route at 9 Old Mill Road, 21 Old Mill Road.
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ey/bgrd/backgroundfile-53942.pdf)

Draft By-law to amend Municipal Code, Chapter 880, Fire Routes to include 9 Old Mill Road, 21 Old Mill Road.
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ey/bgrd/backgroundfile-53943.pdf)


EY21.44

ACTION 

Adopted on Consent 

 

Ward:5, 6 

Designation of Fire Routes and Amendment to Chapter 880 - Fire Routes - 88-90 (60-80) Park Lawn Road, Valhalla Towers; 1, 15, 19, 23 and 27 Valhalla Inn Road
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council designate part or those parts of the private road or roads shown on the site plan filed with the Fire Chief in respect of the municipal addresses set out below, as a fire route pursuant to Municipal Code Chapter 880 – Fire Routes:

 

            -           88-90 (60-80) Park Lawn Road, Valhalla Towers; 1, 15, 19, 23 and 27 Valhalla Inn Road.

 

2.         City Council authorize the Fire Chief and City Solicitor to take the appropriate action to make a designated Fire Route.

Background Information (Community Council)
(December 20, 2012) Report from Toronto Fire Services regarding the designation of Fire Routes at 88-90 (60-80) Park Lawn Road, Valhalla Towers; 1, 15, 19, 23 and 27 Valhalla Inn Road
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ey/bgrd/backgroundfile-53940.pdf)

Draft By-law to amend Municipal Code Chapter 880, Fire Routes to include 88-90 (60-80) Park Lawn Road, Valhalla Towers; 1, 15, 19, 23 and 27 Valhalla Inn Road
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ey/bgrd/backgroundfile-53941.pdf)


EY21.45

ACTION 

Adopted on Consent 

 

Ward:1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 11, 12, 13, 17 

Appointment of Members of Council to the Etobicoke York Community Preservation Panel
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council appoint the following Members of Council to the Etobicoke York Community Preservation Panel for a term of office until November 30, 2014, and until their successors are appointed:

 

            -           Councillor Vincent Crisanti

            -           Councillor Cesar Palacio.

Background Information (Community Council)
(December 13, 2012) Report from the City Clerk regarding Appointment of Members of Council to the Etobicoke York Community Preservation Panel.
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ey/bgrd/backgroundfile-53944.pdf)


EY21.46

ACTION 

Adopted on Consent 

 

Ward:1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 11, 12, 13, 17 

Appointment of Members of Council to Toronto and Region Conservation Authority Humber and Etobicoke-Mimico Watersheds Committees
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council appoint Councillor Sarah Doucette to the Toronto and Region Conservation Authority Humber Watershed Alliance for a term of office until November 30, 2014, and until a successor is appointed.

 

2.         City Council appoint Councillor Peter Milczyn to the Toronto and Region Conservation Authority Etobicoke-Mimico Watersheds Coalition for a term of office until November 30, 2014, and until a successor is appointed.

Background Information (Community Council)
(December 13, 2012) Report from the City Clerk regarding Member of Council Appointments to Toronto and Region Conservation Authority Humber and Etobicoke-Mimico Watersheds Committees.
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ey/bgrd/backgroundfile-53947.pdf)


EY21.48

ACTION 

Adopted on Consent 

 

Ward:1, 2 

Temporary Signs - Cloud Development
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council approve a variance from the requirement of Municipal Code Chapter §693-19E(1)(o) which establishes a maximum of ten A-frame signs per development be erected or displayed, to allow a second A-Frame sign permit to be issued authorizing the erection and display of 20 A-frame signs to be located in Wards 1 and 2 for the purpose of identifying, advertising, promoting or directing attention to the development commonly known as Cloud 9 Condos.

 

2.         City Council direct the appropriate City staff to work with the developer to ensure that the locations of these signs are in compliance with other provisions of the relevant by-laws.

Background Information (Community Council)
(January 21, 2013) Letter from Councillor Doug Ford regarding Temporary Signs - Cloud 9 Condos
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ey/bgrd/backgroundfile-55411.pdf)


EY21.49

ACTION 

Amended 

 

Ward:6 

Request for Review of Mimico 20/20 Reports
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council direct the Chief Planner and Executive Director, City Planning, to address, in the context of the final Mimico 20/20 Report, how recommended policies and initiatives will create a framework to encourage investment in the area.

 

2.         City Council request the Chief Planner and Executive Director, City Planning, to report to the Etobicoke York Community Council on the next phase of community consultation.

Background Information (Community Council)
(January 22, 2013) Letter from Councillor Mark Grimes regarding the Mimico 20/20 process.
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ey/bgrd/backgroundfile-55428.pdf)

Communications (City Council)
(February 14, 2013) E-mail from Ruth Grier (CC.Supp.EY21.49.1)
(February 14, 2013) Letter from The Steering Committee, Ward 6 Community Action Team (CC.Supp.EY21.49.2)
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/cc/comm/communicationfile-34561.pdf)

(February 15, 2013) E-mail from Martin E. Gerwin and Judith A. Rutledge, Co-Chairs, Steering Group, Mimico Lakeshore Network (CC.Supp.EY21.49.3)
(February 19, 2013) E-mail from Abbe Edelson (CC.New.EY21.49.4)
(February 20, 2013) Letter from Timothy Dobson, Chairman, Lakeshore Planning Council Corp. (CC.New.EY21.49.5)
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/cc/comm/communicationfile-34601.pdf)

(February 20, 2013) E-mail from Kyle Gojic (CC.New.EY21.49.6)
Motions (City Council)
1 - Motion to Amend Item moved by Councillor Mike Del Grande (Carried)

That City Council delete Etobicoke York Community Council Recommendation 1:

 

Recommendation to be deleted:

 

1.         City Council direct the Chief Planner and Executive Director, City Planning, in conjunction with the Deputy City Manager, the Director, Community Planning, Etobicoke York District, and the local Councillor, to incorporate in the staff report on the Mimico 20/20 initiative, commentary on the following issues to incent revitalization in the Mimico area, including their inclusion in the draft Secondary Plan:

 

1.         Development of mechanisms required to implement the plan including the designation of a Mimico revitalization zone, a Mimico Community Improvement Plan and the application of policies specific and unique to the area including those related to the provision of rental housing.

 

2.         Development of realistic site specific policies for the development of key sites that must deal with a variety of encumbrances on properties while meeting the public objectives of the process within a realistic budget.

 

3.         Additional topics also include, for example:

 

a.         tax incentives

b.         waiving development fees

c.         provision of grants

d.         acquisition of lands

e.         Section 37 dedications.

 

These items will comprise part of the report requested, allowing the plan to achieve timely revitalization.

 

and insert instead the following new Recommendation 1:

 

1.         City Council direct the Chief Planner and Executive Director, City Planning, to address, in the context of the final Mimico 20/20 Report, how recommended policies and initiatives will create a framework to encourage investment in the area.


Vote (Amend Item)

Feb-21-2013 10:08 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - EY21.49 - Del Grande - motion 1
Yes: 28 Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Gary Crawford, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Doug Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Doug Holyday, Mike Layton, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, John Parker, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, Karen Stintz, Adam Vaughan, Kristyn Wong-Tam 
No: 7 Josh Colle, Vincent Crisanti, Rob Ford, Mark Grimes, Peter Milczyn, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio 
Absent: 10 Raymond Cho, Frank Di Giorgio, Paula Fletcher, Norman Kelly, Chin Lee, Giorgio Mammoliti, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Ron Moeser, David Shiner, Michael Thompson 

Motion to Adopt Item as Amended (Carried)

Vote (Adopt Item as Amended)

Feb-21-2013 10:08 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - EY21.49 - Adopt the item as amended
Yes: 32 Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Doug Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Doug Holyday, Mike Layton, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Peter Milczyn, Cesar Palacio, John Parker, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, Karen Stintz, Adam Vaughan, Kristyn Wong-Tam 
No: 3 Rob Ford, Mark Grimes, Frances Nunziata (Chair) 
Absent: 10 Raymond Cho, Frank Di Giorgio, Paula Fletcher, Norman Kelly, Chin Lee, Giorgio Mammoliti, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Ron Moeser, David Shiner, Michael Thompson 

EY21.50

ACTION 

Adopted 

 

Ward:6 

Exemption from Site Plan Approval - Temporary Sales Centre - 2 Marine Parade Drive and 2183 Lake Shore Boulevard West - Humber Bay Park East - Empire Communities (2183 Lake Shore Boulevard) Ltd.
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council amend Article V (Site Plan Control) of Chapter 415 of the Toronto Municipal Code to exempt, from the requirement of site plan approval, a temporary sales pavilion proposed to be located in Humber Bay Park East adjacent to a proposed condominium building at 2183 Lake Shore Boulevard West, provided that said temporary sales pavilion is no greater than 675 square metres in gross floor area and is for a proposed condominium on the adjacent lands at 2183 Lake Shore Boulevard West owned by Empire Communities (2183 Lakeshore Blvd.) Ltd. ("Empire").

 

2.         City Council authorize and direct appropriate City staff to take the necessary action to give effect to Council’s decision.

Background Information (Community Council)
(January 22, 2013) Letter from Councillor Mark Grimes regarding an exemption from Site Plan Approval at 2 Marine Parade Drive and 2183 Lake Shore Boulevard West.
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ey/bgrd/backgroundfile-55429.pdf)

Motions (City Council)
Motion to Adopt Item (Carried)

Vote (Adopt Item)

Feb-21-2013 7:10 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - EY21.50 - Adopt the item
Yes: 29 Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Michelle Berardinetti, Raymond Cho, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Doug Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Pam McConnell, Peter Milczyn, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, James Pasternak, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, David Shiner, Karen Stintz, Adam Vaughan 
No: 11 Shelley Carroll, Janet Davis, Mike Del Grande, Rob Ford, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Josh Matlow, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Gord Perks, Kristyn Wong-Tam 
Absent: 5 Ana Bail„o, Giorgio Mammoliti, Joe Mihevc, Ron Moeser, Michael Thompson 

North York Community Council - Meeting 21
NY21.14

ACTION 

Adopted on Consent 

 

Ward:26 

Request for Heritage Evaluation - 68 Parkhurst Boulevard
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council direct the appropriate City staff to consider both sides of Parkhurst Boulevard from Bayview Avenue to Rumsey Road, for recognition as a Heritage Conservation District in accordance with Part V of the Ontario Heritage Act, subject to the applicable rules, procedures, processes, and funding responsibilities.

Background Information (Community Council)
(November 12, 2012) Report and Attachments 1-3 (Location Map, Photograph and Research and Evaluation Summary) from the Director, Urban Design, City Planning Division on Request for Heritage Evaluation - 68 Parkhurst Boulevard
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ny/bgrd/backgroundfile-53886.pdf)

Communications (Community Council)
(January 22, 2013) E-mail from Geoff Kettel, Chair, North York Community Preservation Panel (NY.New.NY21.14.1)
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ny/comm/communicationfile-34253.pdf)

(January 22, 2013) E-mail from Brian Athey, President, Leaside Property Owners' Association, submitted by Geoff Kettel, Chair, North York Community Preservation Panel (NY.New.NY21.14.2)
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ny/comm/communicationfile-34254.pdf)


14a Request for Heritage Evaluation - 68 Parkhurst Boulevard
Background Information (Community Council)
(November 30, 2012) Memo from the Toronto Preservation Board - Request for Heritage Evaluation - 68 Parkhurst Boulevard
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ny/bgrd/backgroundfile-53887.pdf)

Attachment to the Memo from the Toronto Preservation Board - Letter (November 23, 2012) from Geoff Kettel, Chair, North York Community Preservation Board
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ny/bgrd/backgroundfile-53888.pdf)

Attachment to the Memo from the Toronto Preservation Board - Letter (November 26, 2012) from Erica Cooke

NY21.18

ACTION 

Adopted on Consent 

 

Ward:9 

Right Turn Lane Designation - Transit Road at Wilson Avenue
City Council Decision

 City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council approve the designation of the westerly southbound lane on Transit Road, from Wilson Avenue to a point 40 metres north for right turning vehicles only, buses excepted.

Background Information (Community Council)
(December 12, 2012) Report from the Acting Director, Transportation Services, North York District on Right Turn Lane Designation - Transit Road at Wilson Avenue
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ny/bgrd/backgroundfile-54664.pdf)

Attachment 1 - Map - Right Turn Lane Designation - Transit Road at Wilson Avenue
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ny/bgrd/backgroundfile-54665.pdf)


NY21.19

ACTION 

Adopted on Consent 

 

Ward:10, 15, 16 

U-Turn Prohibition - Bathurst Street and Carmichael Avenue
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council approve the installation of a U-turn prohibition for northbound and southbound traffic on Bathurst Street between Wilson Avenue and Carmichael Avenue.

 

2.         City Council approve the installation of a U-turn prohibition for eastbound traffic on Carmichael Avenue from Bathurst Street to a point 100 metres east.

Background Information (Community Council)
(November 27, 2012) Report from the Acting Director, Transportation Services, North York District - U-Turn Prohibition - Bathurst Street and Carmichael Avenue
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ny/bgrd/backgroundfile-54521.pdf)

Attachment - Map - Bathurst Street between Wilson Avenue and Carmichael Avenue
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ny/bgrd/backgroundfile-54522.pdf)


NY21.30

ACTION 

Adopted on Consent 

 

Ward:24 

Parking Prohibitions - Cummer Avenue
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council approve the removal of the no parking from 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., Monday to Friday, prohibition on the north side of Cummer Avenue from the easterly limit of Willowdale Avenue to the westerly limit of Bayview Avenue.

 

2.         City Council approve the installation of no parking from 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., Monday to Friday, prohibitions on the north side of Cummer Avenue from a point 415 metres east of Willowdale Avenue to Bayview Avenue.

 

3.         City Council approve the installation of parking prohibitions on the north side of Cummer Avenue from Willowdale Avenue to a point 415 metres further east between the hours of 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Background Information (Community Council)
(December 6, 2012) Report from the Acting Director, Transportation Services, North York District on Parking Prohibitions at Cummer Avenue
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ny/bgrd/backgroundfile-54682.pdf)

Attachment 1 - Map - Parking Prohibitions - Cummer Avenue
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ny/bgrd/backgroundfile-54683.pdf)


NY21.37

ACTION 

Adopted on Consent 

 

Ward:26, 34 

Designation of Fire Routes and amendment to Chapter 880 - Fire Routes - 10-12 Burkebrook Place and 108 Carnforth Road
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council designate part or those parts of the private road or roads shown on the site plan filed with the Fire Chief in respect of the municipal addresses set out below, as fire routes pursuant to Municipal Code Chapter 880- Fire Routes:

 

            a.  10-12 Burkebrook Place; and

            b.  108 Carnforth Road.

 

2.         City Council authorize the Fire Chief and City Solicitor to take the appropriate action to make a designated Fire Route.

Background Information (Community Council)
(January 2, 2013) Report from Toronto Fire Services on Designation of Fire Routes and amendment to Chapter 880 - Fire Routes - 10-12 Burkebrook Place and 108 Carnforth Road
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ny/bgrd/backgroundfile-54707.pdf)

Attachment 1 - Draft By-law - Amendment of Chapter 880 - Fire Routes
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ny/bgrd/backgroundfile-54708.pdf)


NY21.39

ACTION 

Adopted on Consent 

 

Ward:8, 9, 10, 15, 16, 23, 24, 25, 26, 33, 34 

Appointment of Members of Council to Toronto and Region Conservation Authority Humber and Don Watersheds Committees
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council appoint Councillor Maria Augimeri to the Toronto and Region Conservation Authority Humber Watershed Alliance for a term of office until November 30, 2014, and until a successor is appointed.

 

2.         City Council appoint Councillor John Parker to the Toronto and Region Conservation Authority Don Watershed Regeneration Council for a term of office until November 30, 2014, and until a successor is appointed.

Background Information (Community Council)
(December 13, 2012) Report and Attachment 1 from the City Clerk on Appointment of Members of Council to Toronto and Region Conservation Authority Humber and Don Watersheds Committees
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ny/bgrd/backgroundfile-53908.pdf)


NY21.41

ACTION 

Amended 

 

Ward:33 

Endorsement of Events for Liquor Licensing Purposes
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council advise the Alcohol and Gaming Commission that it has no objection to the following request for:

 

a.         Liquor Licence extension for the 17th Annual ACC (Armenian Community Centre) Summerfest 2013, an outdoor function, to be held on Friday, July 12, 2013 from 5:00 p.m. to 1:00 a.m.; Saturday, July 13, 2013, from 4:00 p.m. to 2:00 a.m. and Sunday, July 14, 2013, from 5:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m., at 50 Hallcrown Place.

 

2.         City Council confirm the action taken by the North York Community Council in receiving the letter from Ardziv regarding a request for a liquor licence extension for their annual Winterfest, an outdoor function, to be held at the Armenian Community Centre, 50 Hallcrown Place, on February 15 and 16, 2013.

Communications (Community Council)
(October 22, 2012) Fax from Hamaz Tashjian, Manager, Armenian Community Centre, requesting an extension to their existing Liquor Licence for the 17th Annual ACC (Armenian Community Centre) Summerfest, to be held at 50 Hallcrown Place, on Friday, July 12, 2013 from 5:00 p.m. to 2:00 a.m.; Saturday, July 13, 2013, from 4:00 p.m. to 2:00 a.m.; and Sunday, July 14, 2013, from 5:00 p.m. to 1:00 a.m. (NY.Main.NY21.41.1)
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ny/comm/communicationfile-33983.pdf)

(January 4, 2013) Memo from Councillor Palacio, requesting that, for liquor licensing purposes, North York Community Council declare the Hispanic Fiesta to be held on August 30, August 31, September 1, and September 2, 2013 in Mel Lastman Square from 3:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. daily, to be an event of municipal significance and/or community significance and advise the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario that it has no objection to it taking place. (NY.Main.NY21.41.2)
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ny/comm/communicationfile-34028.pdf)

(January 15, 2013) Letter from Ardziv, Armenian Community Centre, requesting an extension to their existing liquor licence for the 3rd Annual Winterfest (Armenian Community Centre) to be held at 50 Hallcrown Place on February 15 and 16, 2013 (NY.New.NY21.41.3)
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ny/comm/communicationfile-34272.pdf)

Motions (City Council)
1 - Motion to Amend Item moved by Councillor Shelley Carroll (Carried)

That City Council amend North York Community Council Recommendation 1a by deleting "12:00 a.m" and inserting "1:00 a.m." so that it now reads as follows:

 

1.         City Council advise the Alcohol and Gaming Commission that it has no objection to the following request for:

 

a.         Liquor Licence extension for the 17th Annual ACC (Armenian Community Centre) Summerfest 2013, an outdoor function, to be held on Friday, July 12, 2013 from 5:00 p.m. to 1:00 a.m.; Saturday, July 13, 2013, from 4:00 p.m. to 2:00 a.m. and Sunday, July 14, 2013, from 5:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m., at 50 Hallcrown Place.


Vote (Amend Item)

Feb-21-2013 9:33 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - NY21.41 - Carroll - motion 1
Yes: 37 Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Doug Ford, Rob Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Peter Milczyn, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, Karen Stintz, Adam Vaughan, Kristyn Wong-Tam 
No: 0  
Absent: 8 Raymond Cho, Frank Di Giorgio, Paula Fletcher, Chin Lee, Giorgio Mammoliti, Ron Moeser, David Shiner, Michael Thompson 

Motion to Adopt Item as Amended (Carried)

Vote (Adopt Item as Amended)

Feb-21-2013 9:34 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - NY21.41 - Adopt the item as amended
Yes: 37 Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Doug Ford, Rob Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Peter Milczyn, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, Karen Stintz, Adam Vaughan, Kristyn Wong-Tam 
No: 0  
Absent: 8 Raymond Cho, Frank Di Giorgio, Paula Fletcher, Chin Lee, Giorgio Mammoliti, Ron Moeser, David Shiner, Michael Thompson 

NY21.43

ACTION 

Adopted 

 

Ward:25 

Representation at an Ontario Municipal Board Hearing - 139 Buckingham Avenue
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council direct the City Solicitor along with independent land use planning consultant(s), if necessary, to attend the Ontario Municipal Board hearing in support of the Committee of Adjustment's decisions on 139 Buckingham Avenue.

Background Information (Community Council)
(January 3, 2013) Memo from Councillor Robinson - Representation at an Ontario Municipal Board Hearing - 139 Buckingham Avenue
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ny/bgrd/backgroundfile-54714.pdf)

Attachment 1 - Committee of Adjustment Notice of Decisions - Consent and Minor Variance Applications - 139 Buckingham Avenue
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ny/bgrd/backgroundfile-54719.pdf)

Attachment 2 - Report from the Director, Community Planning, North York District to the Committee of Adjustment, North York District on Committee of Adjustment Application - 139 Buckingham Avenue
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ny/bgrd/backgroundfile-54720.pdf)

Motions (City Council)
Motion to Adopt Item (Carried)

Vote (Adopt Item)

Feb-21-2013 2:17 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - NY21.43 - Adopt the item
Yes: 37 Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Mary Fragedakis, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Peter Milczyn, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Ron Moeser, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, David Shiner, Karen Stintz, Michael Thompson, Adam Vaughan, Kristyn Wong-Tam 
No: 5 Mike Del Grande, Frank Di Giorgio, Doug Ford, Rob Ford, Doug Holyday 
Absent: 3 Josh Colle, Mark Grimes, Giorgio Mammoliti 

NY21.49

ACTION 

Adopted on Consent 

 

Ward:23 

Final Report - Common Elements Condominium Application and Part Lot Control Exemption Application - 131, 133, 135, 137, 139 & 141 Finch Avenue East
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         In accordance with the delegated approval under By-law 229-2000, as amended, City Council be advised that the Chief Planner and Executive Director, City Planning, intends to approve the Draft Plan of Common Elements Condominium for the lands at 131, 133, 135, 137, 139 and 141 Finch Avenue East, as generally illustrated on Attachment 1 to the report (December 19, 2012) from the Director, Community Planning, North York District, subject to:

 

a.         the conditions as generally listed in Attachment 2 to the report (December 19, 2012) from the Director, Community Planning, North York District, which except as otherwise noted must be fulfilled prior to the release of the plan of condominium for registration;  and

 

b.         any such revisions to the proposed condominium plan or any such additional or modified conditions as the Chief Planner and Executive Director, City Planning, may deem to be appropriate to address matters arising from the on-going technical review of this development.

 

2.         City Council enact a Part Lot Control Exemption By-law with respect to the subject lands at 131, 133, 135, 137, 139 and 141 Finch Avenue East as generally illustrated on Attachment 3 to the report (December 19, 2012) from the Director, Community Planning, North York District, to be prepared to the satisfaction of the City Solicitor and to expire one year following enactment by City Council.

 

3.         City Council require the owner to provide proof of payment of all current property taxes for the subject lands to the satisfaction of the City Solicitor, prior to the enactment of the Part Lot Control Exemption By-law.

 

4.         Prior to the introduction of the Part Lot Control Exemption Bill, City Council require the owner to register, to the satisfaction of the City Solicitor, a Section 118 Restriction under the Land Titles Act agreeing not to transfer or charge any part of the lands without the written consent of the Chief Planner or her designate.

 

5.         City Council authorize the City Solicitor to take the necessary steps to release the Section 118 Restriction from title at such time as confirmation is received that the Common Elements Condominium has been registered.

 

6.         City Council authorize and direct the City Solicitor to register the Part Lot Control Exemption By-law on title.

 

7.         City Council authorize the City Solicitor to make such stylistic and technical changes to the draft Part Lot Control Exemption By-law as may be required.

Public Notice Given
Statutory - Planning Act, RSO 1990
Background Information (Community Council)
(December 19, 2012) Final Report and Attachments 1-4 from the Director, Community Planning, North York District on Common Elements Condominium Application and Part Lot Control Exemption Application for 131, 133, 135, 137, 139 & 141 Finch Avenue East
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ny/bgrd/backgroundfile-54006.pdf)


NY21.50

ACTION 

Adopted on Consent 

 

Ward:25 

Final Report - Zoning By-law Amendment and Subdivision Applications - 9 Fairmeadow Avenue (formerly known as 17 Fairmeadow Avenue)
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council amend Zoning By-law 7625, for the lands at 9 Fairmeadow Avenue, formerly known as 17 Fairmeadow Avenue, substantially in accordance with the draft Zoning By-law Amendment attached as Attachment No. 5 to the report (December 12, 2012) from the Director, Community Planning, North York District, with the draft Zoning By-law being amended to reflect the following:

 

a.         a minimum rear yard setback of 8.5 metres for Lot 7; and

b.         a minimum rear yard setback of 9.0 metres for Lot 8.

 

2.         City Council authorize the City Solicitor to make such stylistic and technical changes to the draft Zoning By-law Amendment as may be required.

 

3.         In accordance with the delegated approval under By-law 229-2000, as amended, City Council be advised that the Chief Planner intends to approve the draft plan of subdivision as generally illustrated on Attachment 2 to the report (December 12, 2012) from the Director, Community Planning, North York District, subject to:

 

a.         the conditions as generally listed in Attachment 6 to the report (December 12, 2012) from the Director, Community Planning, North York District, which except as otherwise noted must be fulfilled prior to the release of the plan of subdivision for registration; and

 

b.         any such revisions to the proposed subdivision plan or any such additional modified conditions as the Chief Planner may deem to be appropriate to address matters arising from the on-going technical review of this development.

Public Notice Given
Statutory - Planning Act, RSO 1990
Background Information (Community Council)
(December 12, 2012) Final Report and Attachments 1-6 from the Director, Community Planning, North York District on Zoning By-law Amendment and Subdivision Applications for 9 Fairmeadow Avenue (formerly known as 17 Fairmeadow Avenue)
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ny/bgrd/backgroundfile-54005.pdf)

Communications (Community Council)
(January 14, 2013) Letter from Wai Yiue Ho and Wing Kwan Ho (NY.Main.NY21.50.1)
(January 18, 2013) E-mail from Cindy Weiner, President, St. Andrew's Ratepayers Association (NY.New.NY21.50.2)

NY21.51

ACTION 

Adopted on Consent 

 

Ward:23 

Final Report - Zoning By-law Amendment and Site Plan Control Applications - 148 Finch Avenue West
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council amend former City of North York Zoning By-law No. 7625 for the lands at 148 Finch Avenue West substantially in accordance with the draft Zoning By-law Amendment attached as Attachment No. 6 to the report (December 20, 2012) from the Director, Community Planning, North York District, with the following amendment:

 

“That the site-specific by-law:

 

a.         define gross site area in accordance with the survey;

 

b.         restrict the commercial uses on the first floor to the following:  artist studio, business and professional offices, custom workshop, financial institution, laundry collecting establishment, personal service shop, retail store, service shop, and accessory uses, all specifically enumerated in the site-specific by-law itself;

 

c.         restrict residential uses to the second and third floors; and

 

d.         limit the number of residential dwellings to the four (4) shown on the applicant's drawings.”

 

2.         City Council direct that the site specific by-law include a provision allowing 2.7m x 5.5m parking spaces, in conformity with the dimension standard in effect in 2004 when the application was originally submitted, or the applicant's drawings be revised, prior to by-law enactment and site plan approval, to conform to the City's current 2.6m x 5.6m parking dimension standard.

 

3.         City Council authorize the City Solicitor to make such stylistic and technical changes to the draft Zoning By-law Amendment as may be required.

 

4.         City Council approve in principle the Site Plan as indicated on the drawing in Attachment No. 1 to the report (December 20, 2012) from the Director, Community Planning, North York District, subject to the Draft Conditions of Site Plan Approval listed in Attachment No. 7 .to the report (December 20, 2012) from the Director, Community Planning, North York District.

 

5.         City Council delegate back to the Chief Planner and Executive Director, City Planning, or her designate, the authority to issue final Site plan Approval, in consultation with the Local Councillor.

Public Notice Given
Statutory - Planning Act, RSO 1990
Background Information (Community Council)
(December 20, 2012) Final Report and Attachments 1-7 from the Director, Community Planning, North York District on Zoning By-law Amendment and Site Plan Control Applications for 148 Finch Avenue West
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ny/bgrd/backgroundfile-54002.pdf)


NY21.52

ACTION 

Adopted on Consent 

 

Ward:23 

Final Report - Rezoning Application - 183 Finch Avenue West
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council amend former City of North York Zoning By-law 7625, for the lands at 183 Finch Avenue West, substantially in accordance with the revised draft Zoning By-law Amendment attached as Attachment No. 5 to the supplementary report (December 19, 2012) from the Director, Community Planning, North York District.

 

2.         City Council authorize the City Solicitor to make such stylistic and technical changes to the revised draft Zoning By-law Amendment as may be required.

 

3.         City Council approve in principle the Site Plan as indicated on the drawing in Attachment No. 1 to the supplementary report (December 19, 2012) from the Director, Community Planning, North York District, subject to the Draft Conditions of Site Plan Approval listed in Attachment No. 6 to the supplementary report (December 19, 2012) from the Director, Community Planning, North York District.

 

4.         Before introducing the necessary Bills to City Council for enactment, City Council require the applicant to enter into a Site Plan Agreement under Section 41(16) of the Planning Act and Section 114 of the City of Toronto Act.

 

5.         City Council delegate back to the Chief Planner and Executive Director, City Planning, or her designate, the authority to issue final Site Plan Approval, in consultation with the Local Councillor.

Public Notice Given
Statutory - Planning Act, RSO 1990
Background Information (Community Council)
(August 23, 2012) Final Report and Attachments 1-5 from the Director, Community Planning, North York District on Rezoning Application for 183 Finch Avenue West
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ny/bgrd/backgroundfile-52521.pdf)


52a Supplementary Report - Zoning By-law Amendment and Site Plan Control Applications - 183 Finch Avenue West
Background Information (Community Council)
(December 19, 2012) Supplementary Report and Attachments 1-6 from the Director, Community Planning, North York District on Zoning By-law Amendment and Site Plan Control Applications for 183 Finch Avenue West
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ny/bgrd/backgroundfile-53996.pdf)


NY21.53

ACTION 

Adopted on Consent 

 

Ward:34 

Request for Direction Report - Zoning By-law Amendment Application - 850-858 York Mills Road
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council authorize the City Solicitor and appropriate City staff to attend the Ontario Municipal Board hearing in support of the proposed development.

 

2.         City Council direct the City Solicitor to request the Ontario Municipal Board to withhold its Order approving the Zoning By-law Amendment until:

 

a.         the owner addresses the requirements of Transportation Services staff as outlined in a memorandum dated December 24, 2012 from Technical Services Division and any further comments to the satisfaction of the Director, Development Engineering, Technical Services Division;

 

b.         an appropriate Zoning By-law Amendment is prepared to the satisfaction of the City Solicitor and the Director, Community Planning, North York District; and

 

c.         the owner has received Site Plan Control Notice of Approval Conditions to the satisfaction of the Director, Community Planning, North York District, and has entered into a Site Plan Agreement to the satisfaction of the City Solicitor.

Background Information (Community Council)
(January 3, 2013) Request for Direction Report and Attachments 1-5 from the Director, Community Planning, North York District on Zoning By-law Amendment Application for 850-858 York Mills Road
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ny/bgrd/backgroundfile-54776.pdf)


NY21.54

ACTION 

Adopted 

 

Ward:24 

Request for Attendance at an Ontario Municipal Board Hearing - 31 Montford Drive
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council direct the City Solicitor and appropriate staff members to attend at the Ontario Municipal Board in support of the Committee of Adjustment’s decision to refuse the applications for consent and associated minor variances respecting 31 Montford Drive.

Background Information (Community Council)
(January 14, 2013) Memo from Councillor Shiner - Request for Attendance at an Ontario Municipal Board Hearing - 31 Montford Drive
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ny/bgrd/backgroundfile-55219.pdf)

Attachment 1 - Committee of Adjustment Notice of Decisions - Consent and Minor Variance Applications - 31 Montford Drive
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ny/bgrd/backgroundfile-55220.pdf)

Attachment 2 - Report from the Director, Community Planning, North York District to the Committee of Adjustment, North York District on Committee of Adjustment Application - 31 Montford Drive
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ny/bgrd/backgroundfile-55221.pdf)

Communications (Community Council)
(January 18, 2013) E-mail from Philip Leung (NY.Main.NY21.54.1)
(January 20, 2013) Fax from James Lee and Jean Lee (NY.New.NY21.54.2)
(January 21, 2013) E-mail from I-Ping Wang (NY.New.NY21.54.3)
Communications (City Council)
(January 20, 2013) Letter from James J. Lee and Jean B. Lee (CC.Main.NY21.54.4)
(January 18, 2013) Letter from Lorne McCubbin and Carol McCubbin (CC.Main.NY21.54.5)
(January 21, 2013) Letter from Joanne Ritchie (CC.Main.NY21.54.6)
(January 20, 2013) Letter from David and Mary Beth Worthington (CC.Main.NY21.54.7)
(January 28, 2013) Letter from Mark Shulman and Kathy Shulman (CC.Main.NY21.54.8)
(February 14, 2013) Letter from Mary and Chris Ainger (CC.New.NY21.54.9)
Motions (City Council)
Motion to Adopt Item (Carried)

Vote (Adopt Item)

Feb-21-2013 2:18 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - NY21.54 - Adopt the item
Yes: 38 Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Mary Fragedakis, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Peter Milczyn, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Ron Moeser, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, David Shiner, Karen Stintz, Michael Thompson, Adam Vaughan, Kristyn Wong-Tam 
No: 4 Frank Di Giorgio, Doug Ford, Rob Ford, Doug Holyday 
Absent: 3 Josh Colle, Mark Grimes, Giorgio Mammoliti 

NY21.55

ACTION 

Amended 

 

Ward:24 

Authority for City Solicitor to Attend at the Ontario Municipal Board - 10 Ruddington Drive - Appeal of Committee of Adjustment Decision
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council direct the City Solicitor and appropriate City staff to attend the Ontario Municipal Board Hearing of the appeal from Committee of Adjustment Application No. A610/11NY scheduled for March 12, 2013; and to not oppose the approval of the proposed minor variances in respect of the property located at 10 Ruddington Drive, provided that they are subject to appropriate conditions, including the following:

 

a.         The owner shall maintain the existing 155 rental dwelling units and associated spaces located within the existing apartment building as rental housing, as per Official Plan policy 3.2.1.5(a), for a minimum period of 20 years from the date of the agreement.  None of the existing rental units or associated spaces shall be registered as condominium or any other form of ownership such as life lease or co-ownerships which provide a right to exclusive possession of a unit, and no application for conversion for non-rental housing purposes, or application to demolish the existing rental units or associated spaces can be made during such 20 year period;

 

b.         The owner shall make improvements to benefit the residents of the existing rental building, as per Official Plan policy 3.2.1.5(b), to the satisfaction of the Chief Planner and Executive Director, with respect to the replacement of the existing swing set with a new tot-lot that includes play structures, ground cover and surrounding landscaping.  The design and material details will be secured via the site plan approval process and the costs of any such improvements as well as the costs of the development shall not be passed on in any form, including increases to the rents, to tenants of the existing rental building;

 

c.         The owner shall retain and maintain the existing pool, pool house and associated facilities, as per Official Plan policy 4.2.3(b) and the tenants of the existing rental apartment building shall continue to be provided with full access to such facilities.  The details of the existing pool and associated facilities shall be secured via the site plan approval process;

 

d.         Prior to the issuance of the first building permit for the development, the owner shall provide, at its expense and to the satisfaction of the Chief Planner and Executive Director, a construction management plan and tenant communication strategy for the development, and agrees to implement same;

 

e.         The owner shall provide a cash contribution in the amount of twenty-thousand dollars ($20,000.00) for local area park and/or streetscape improvements beyond City standards as outlined in the City’s Streetscape Manual, Heritage Lighting and/or improvements to Bayview Arena, satisfactory to the Chief Planner and Executive Director and the General Manager, Transportation Services, in consultation with the Ward Councillor, such contribution to be payable prior to the issuance of the OMB Order allowing the appeal;

 

f.          That the property be developed substantially in accordance with the site plan drawing attached to the report (October 30, 2012) from the Director, Community Planning, North York District; and

 

g.         That the owner enter into an agreement pursuant to Section 45(9.1) of the Planning Act to secure items a. to f., above, to the satisfaction of the City Solicitor, prior to the issuance of the OMB Order allowing the appeal.

Background Information (Community Council)
(January 18, 2013) Memo from Councillor Shiner - Authority for City Solicitor to Attend at the Ontario Municipal Board - 10 Ruddington Drive - Appeal of Committee of Adjustment Decision
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ny/bgrd/backgroundfile-55311.pdf)

Attachment 1 - Committee of Adjustment Notice of Decision - Minor Variance Application - 10 Ruddington Drive
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ny/bgrd/backgroundfile-55312.pdf)

Attachment 2 - Report from the Director, Community Planning, North York District to the Committee of Adjustment, North York District on Committee of Adjustment Application - 10 Ruddington Drive
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ny/bgrd/backgroundfile-55313.pdf)

Communications (City Council)
(February 20, 2013) E-mail from Sarah O'Connor, Solicitor, Legal Services, submitted by Councillor David Shiner (CC.New.NY21.55.1)
Motions (City Council)
1 - Motion to Adopt Item as Amended moved by Councillor David Shiner (Carried)

That City Council delete the North York Community Council Recommendations and replace them with the following new Recommendation:

 

1.         City Council direct the City Solicitor and appropriate City staff to attend the Ontario Municipal Board Hearing of the appeal from Committee of Adjustment Application No. A610/11NY scheduled for March 12, 2013; and to not oppose the approval of the proposed minor variances in respect of the property located at 10 Ruddington Drive, provided that they are subject to appropriate conditions, including the following:

 

a.         The owner shall maintain the existing 155 rental dwelling units and associated spaces located within the existing apartment building as rental housing, as per Official Plan policy 3.2.1.5(a), for a minimum period of 20 years from the date of the agreement.  None of the existing rental units or associated spaces shall be registered as condominium or any other form of ownership such as life lease or co-ownerships which provide a right to exclusive possession of a unit, and no application for conversion for non-rental housing purposes, or application to demolish the existing rental units or associated spaces can be made during such 20 year period;

 

b.         The owner shall make improvements to benefit the residents of the existing rental building, as per Official Plan policy 3.2.1.5(b), to the satisfaction of the Chief Planner and Executive Director, with respect to the replacement of the existing swing set with a new tot-lot that includes play structures, ground cover and surrounding landscaping.  The design and material details will be secured via the site plan approval process and the costs of any such improvements as well as the costs of the development shall not be passed on in any form, including increases to the rents, to tenants of the existing rental building;

 

c.         The owner shall retain and maintain the existing pool, pool house and associated facilities, as per Official Plan policy 4.2.3(b) and the tenants of the existing rental apartment building shall continue to be provided with full access to such facilities.  The details of the existing pool and associated facilities shall be secured via the site plan approval process;

 

d.         Prior to the issuance of the first building permit for the development, the owner shall provide, at its expense and to the satisfaction of the Chief Planner and Executive Director, a construction management plan and tenant communication strategy for the development, and agrees to implement same;

 

e.         The owner shall provide a cash contribution in the amount of twenty-thousand dollars ($20,000.00) for local area park and/or streetscape improvements beyond City standards as outlined in the City’s Streetscape Manual, Heritage Lighting and/or improvements to Bayview Arena, satisfactory to the Chief Planner and Executive Director and the General Manager, Transportation Services, in consultation with the Ward Councillor, such contribution to be payable prior to the issuance of the OMB Order allowing the appeal;

 

f.          That the property be developed substantially in accordance with the site plan drawing attached to the report (October 30, 2012) from the Director, Community Planning, North York District; and

 

g.         That the owner enter into an agreement pursuant to Section 45(9.1) of the Planning Act to secure items a) to f), above, to the satisfaction of the City Solicitor, prior to the issuance of the OMB Order allowing the appeal.


Vote (Adopt Item as Amended)

Feb-21-2013 7:15 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - NY21.55 - Shiner - motion 1
Yes: 40 Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Doug Ford, Rob Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Peter Milczyn, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, David Shiner, Karen Stintz, Adam Vaughan, Kristyn Wong-Tam 
No: 0  
Absent: 5 Ana Bail„o, Giorgio Mammoliti, Joe Mihevc, Ron Moeser, Michael Thompson 

NY21.56

ACTION 

Received 

 

Ward:26 

Representation at the Ontario Municipal Board Hearing - 3 Heathbridge Park
City Council Decision

 City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, received Item NY21.56 for information, as the Ontario Municipal Board hearing for this matter was held and concluded on Monday February 11, 2013.

Background Information (Community Council)
(January 15, 2013) Memo from Councillor Parker - Representation at the Ontario Municipal Board Hearing - 3 Heathbridge Park
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ny/bgrd/backgroundfile-55345.pdf)

Attachment 1 - Committee of Adjustment Public Hearing Notices - Minor Variance Application - 3 Heathbridge Park
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ny/bgrd/backgroundfile-55346.pdf)

Attachment 2 - Report from the Director, Community Planning, North York District to the Committee of Adjustment, North York District on Committee of Adjustment Application - 3 Heathbridge Park
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ny/bgrd/backgroundfile-55347.pdf)

Attachment 3 - Committee of Adjustment Notice of Decision - Minor Variance Application - 3 Heathbridge Park
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ny/bgrd/backgroundfile-55348.pdf)

Motions (City Council)
1 - Motion to Receive Item moved by Councillor John Parker (Carried)

That City Council receive this item for information as the Ontario Municipal Board hearing for this matter was held and concluded on Monday February 11, 2013.


Vote (Receive Item)

Feb-20-2013 10:26 AM

Result: Carried Majority Required - NY21.56 - Parker - motion 1 - receive the item
Yes: 45 Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Doug Ford, Rob Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Giorgio Mammoliti, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Peter Milczyn, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Ron Moeser, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, David Shiner, Karen Stintz, Michael Thompson, Adam Vaughan, Kristyn Wong-Tam 
No: 0  
Absent: 0  

NY21.57

ACTION 

Received 

 

Ward:16 

Request for City Solicitor to attend Ontario Municipal Board Hearing - 326 Lytton Boulevard
City Council Decision

 City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, received Item NY21.57 for information, as the settlement has been reached on this matter.

Background Information (Community Council)
(January 22, 2013) Memo from Councillor Stintz - Request for City Solicitor to attend Ontario Municipal Board Hearing - 326 Lytton Boulevard
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ny/bgrd/backgroundfile-55384.pdf)

Attachment - Committee of Adjustment Notice of Decision - Minor variance Application - 326 Lytton Boulevard
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ny/bgrd/backgroundfile-55385.pdf)

Motions (City Council)
1 - Motion to Receive Item moved by Councillor Karen Stintz (Carried)

That City Council receive this item for information as the settlement has been reached on this matter.


Vote (Receive Item)

Feb-20-2013 10:25 AM

Result: Carried Majority Required - NY21.57 - Stintz - motion 1 - receive the item
Yes: 45 Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Doug Ford, Rob Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Giorgio Mammoliti, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Peter Milczyn, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Ron Moeser, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, David Shiner, Karen Stintz, Michael Thompson, Adam Vaughan, Kristyn Wong-Tam 
No: 0  
Absent: 0  

NY21.58

ACTION 

Adopted on Consent 

 

Ward:16 

Request for City Solicitor to attend Ontario Municipal Board Hearing - 185 Cortleigh Boulevard
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council authorize the City Solicitor and City Planning staff to attend the Ontario Municipal Board hearing to uphold the Committee of Adjustment’s decision on 185 Cortleigh Boulevard.

Background Information (Community Council)
(January 22, 2013) Memo from Councillor Stintz - Request for City Solicitor to attend Ontario Municipal Hearing - 185 Cortleigh Boulevard
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ny/bgrd/backgroundfile-55387.pdf)

Attachment 1 - Committee of Adjustment Notice of Decisions - Minor Variance Application - 185 Cortleigh Boulevard
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ny/bgrd/backgroundfile-55388.pdf)

Attachment 2 - Report from the Director, Community Planning, North York District to the Committee of Adjustment, North York District on Committee of Adjustment Application - 185 Cortleigh Boulevard
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ny/bgrd/backgroundfile-55389.pdf)


NY21.59

ACTION 

Adopted on Consent 

 

Ward:16 

Request - To Clarify Council's Commitment to Designate a Portion of Station "K" (2384 Yonge Street) as a Heritage Property and Facilitate Securing the Designation
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council resolve that its previous resolutions to commit to designate 2384 Yonge Street as a Heritage property relate to the two-storey limestone, or front portion of the building and the open space between that building and Yonge Street; and that in aid thereof, Heritage and Planning staff be directed to meet with the developer to pursue a process which will secure Council's Heritage objectives as the developer's planning applications are considered.

Background Information (Community Council)
(January 22, 2013) Memo from Councillor Stintz - To Clarify Council's Commitment to Designate a Portion of Station "K" (2384 Yonge Street) as a Heritage Property and Facilitate Securing the Designation
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ny/bgrd/backgroundfile-55417.pdf)

Attachments to the Memo from Councillor Stintz - To Clarify Council's Commitment to Designate a Portion of Station "K" (2384 Yonge Street) as a Heritage Property and Facilitate Securing the Designation
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ny/bgrd/backgroundfile-55418.pdf)


NY21.60

ACTION 

Adopted on Consent 

 

Ward:24 

Request - To amend a provision in a consent agreement made between Concord Adex Investments Ltd and the City of Toronto - Parcel of land known as Block 17 - West of Provost Drive and North of the extension of Esther Shiner Boulevard
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council release Concord Adex from its covenant in Section 7.2 of the Consent Agreement dated the 28th of November, 2011, which covenant requires Concord Adex not to proceed with a building foundation prior to the issuance of Notice of Approval Conditions on the parcel of land known as Block 17.

Background Information (Community Council)
(January 21, 2013) Memo from Councillor Shiner on Request to Amend a provision in a consent agreement made between Concord Adex Investments Ltd. and the City of Toronto in respect of parcel of land known as Block 17 which Block lies west of Provost Drive and north of the extension of Esther Shiner Boulevard
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/ny/bgrd/backgroundfile-55416.pdf)


Scarborough Community Council - Meeting 21
SC21.1

ACTION 

Adopted on Consent 

 

Ward:35, 36, 37, 38, 39, 40, 41, 42, 43, 44 

Appointment of a Member of Council to Toronto and Region Conservation Authority Don Watershed Regeneration Council
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council appoint Councillor Paul Ainslie to the Toronto and Region Conservation Authority Don Watershed Regeneration Council for a term until November 30, 2014, and until a successor is appointed.

Background Information (Community Council)
(December 13, 2012) Report and Attachment 1 from the City Clerk - Appointment of a Member of Council to Toronto and Region Conservation Authority Don Watershed Regeneration Council
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/sc/bgrd/backgroundfile-53907.pdf)


SC21.2

ACTION 

Adopted on Consent 

 

Ward:35, 36, 37, 38, 39, 40, 41, 42, 43, 44 

Appointment of Members of Council to the Scarborough Community Preservation Panel
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council appoint Councillor Gary Crawford to the Scarborough Community Preservation Panel for a term of office until November 30, 2014, and until a successor is appointed.

Background Information (Community Council)
(December 13, 2012) Report and Attachment 1 from the City Clerk - Appointment of Members of Council to the Scarborough Community Preservation Panel
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/sc/bgrd/backgroundfile-53906.pdf)


SC21.5

ACTION 

Adopted on Consent 

 

Ward:39 

Assumption of Services - 25 Canongate Trail at Sandalwood Boulevard - Clustergarden Estates Inc. - Registered Plan of Subdivision 66M-2434
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council assume the services installed at 25 Canongate Trail at Sandalwood Boulevard and that the City formally assume the roads within the Plan of Subdivision.

 

2.         City Council authorize the Legal Services Division to release the portion of the performance guarantee held with respect to the Plan of Subdivision.

 

3.         City Council direct that an assumption By-law be prepared to assume the public highway and municipal services within the Subdivision at 25 Canongate Trail at Sandalwood Boulevard.

 

4.         City Council authorize and direct the City Solicitor to register the assumption By-law in the Land Registry Office at the expense of the Owner.

 

5.         City Council authorize the City Clerk and the Treasurer to sign any release or other documentation necessary to give effect to Council’s decision.

 

6.         City Council authorize the appropriate City officials to transfer ownership of the street lighting system constructed within Plan of Subdivision at 25 Canongate Trail at Sandalwood Boulevard to Toronto Hydro.

Background Information (Community Council)
(October 15, 2012) Report and Attachment 1 from the City Solicitor - Assumption of Services - 25 Canongate Trail at Sandalwood Boulevard - Clustergarden Estates Inc. - Registered Plan of Subdivision 66M-2434
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/sc/bgrd/backgroundfile-52272.pdf)


SC21.6

ACTION 

Adopted on Consent 

 

Ward:35 

Assumption of Services - 671 and 675 Warden Avenue (Bell Estate Road), Stafford Homes Ltd. - Servicing Agreement
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council assume the services installed at 671 and 675 Warden Avenue and that the City formally assume Bell Estate Road.

 

2.         City Council authorize the Legal Services Division to release the portion of the performance guarantee held with respect to the Servicing Agreement.

 

3.         City Council direct that an assumption By-law be prepared to assume the public highway and municipal services at Bell Estate Road.

 

4.         City Council authorize and direct the City Solicitor to register the assumption By-law in the Land Registry Office, at the expense of the Owner.

 

5.         City Council authorize the City Clerk and the Treasurer to sign any release or other documentation necessary to give effect to Council’s decision.

 

6.         City Council authorize the appropriate City officials to transfer ownership of the street lighting system constructed within Bell Estate Road to Toronto Hydro.

Background Information (Community Council)
(December 20, 2012) Report and Attachment 1 from the City Solicitor - Assumption of Services - 671 and 675 Warden Avenue (Bell Estate Road) Stafford Homes Ltd. - Servicing Agreement
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/sc/bgrd/backgroundfile-54017.pdf)


SC21.7

ACTION 

Adopted on Consent 

 

Ward:44 

Assumption of Services - 4275 Lawrence Avenue East; 133, 135, 137, 139, 141, 143 and 155 Homestead Road, Ballymore Development (Homestead) Corp., Registered Plan of Subdivision 66M-2447
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council assume the services installed at 4275 Lawrence Avenue East, 133, 135, 137, 139, 141, 143 and 155 Homestead Road and that the City formally assume the roads within the Plan of Subdivision.

 

2.         City Council authorize the Legal Services Division to release the portion of the performance guarantee held with respect to this Plan of Subdivision.

 

3.         City Council direct that an assumption By-law be prepared to assume the public highway and municipal services within the Subdivision at 4275 Lawrence Avenue East, 133, 135, 137, 139, 141, 143 and 155 Homestead Road.

 

4.         City Council authorize and direct the City Solicitor to register the assumption By-law in the Land Registry Office, at the expense of the Owner.

 

5.         City Council authorize the City Clerk and the Treasurer to sign any release or other documentation necessary to give effect to Council’s decision.

 

6.         City Council authorize the appropriate City officials to transfer ownership of the street lighting system constructed within Plan of Subdivision at 4275 Lawrence Avenue East, 133, 135, 137, 139, 141, 143 and 155 Homestead Road to Toronto Hydro.

Background Information (Community Council)
(December 20, 2012) Report and Attachment 1 from the City Solicitor - Assumption of Services - 4275 Lawrence Avenue East; 133, 135, 137, 139, 141, 143 and 155 Homestead Road, Ballymore Development (Homestead) Corp., Registered Plan of Subdivision 66M-2447
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/sc/bgrd/backgroundfile-54022.pdf)


SC21.8

ACTION 

Adopted on Consent 

 

Ward:44 

Assumption of Services - Zaph Avenue and Meadowvale Road, Zaph Developments Inc. Registered Plan of Subdivision 66M-2466
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council assume the services installed at Zaph Avenue and Meadowvale Road and that the City formally assume the roads within the Plan of Subdivision.

 

2.         City Council authorize the Legal Services Division to release the portion of the performance guarantee held with respect to this Plan of Subdivision.

 

3.         City Council direct that an assumption By-law be prepared to assume the public highway and municipal services within the Subdivision at Zaph Avenue and Meadowvale Road.

 

4.         City Council authorize and direct the City Solicitor to register the assumption By-law in the Land Registry Office, at the expense of the Owner.

 

5.         City Council authorize the City Clerk and the Treasurer to sign any release or other documentation necessary to give effect to Council’s decision.

Background Information (Community Council)
(December 19, 2012) Report and Attachment 1 from the City Solicitor - Assumption of Services - Zaph Avenue and Meadowvale Road, Zaph Developments Inc. Registered Plan of Subdivision 66M-2466
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/sc/bgrd/backgroundfile-54023.pdf)


SC21.18

ACTION 

Adopted on Consent 

 

Ward:39 

Through Prohibitions - Sheppard Avenue East at GO Agincourt / 4091 Sheppard Avenue East
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council enact the “Compulsory Turns” regulations, as identified in Appendix 1 of the report (December 21, 2012) from the Director, Transportation Services, Scarborough District.

 

2.         City Council pass or amend the appropriate by-law(s) accordingly.

Background Information (Community Council)
(December 21, 2012) Report and Appendix 1 of the report from the Director, Transportation Services, Scarborough District - Through Prohibitions - Sheppard Avenue East at GO Agincourt/4091 Sheppard Avenue East
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/sc/bgrd/backgroundfile-54684.pdf)

Location Plan - Sheppard Avenue East at GO Agincourt/4091 Sheppard Avenue East
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/sc/bgrd/backgroundfile-54685.pdf)


SC21.19

ACTION 

Adopted on Consent 

 

Ward:40 

U-Turn Prohibition - Warden Avenue and Cloverleaf Gate/Arkona Drive
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council rescind the U-turn prohibition, as identified in Appendix 1 of the report (December 19, 2012) from the Director, Transportation Services, Scarborough District, subject to the installation of a northbound fully-protected left-turn phase.

 

2.         City Council pass or amend the appropriate by-law(s) accordingly.

Background Information (Community Council)
(December 19, 2012) Report and Appendix 1 from the Director, Transportation Services, Scarborough District - U-Turn Prohibition - Warden Avenue and Cloverleaf Gate/Arkona Drive
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/sc/bgrd/backgroundfile-54655.pdf)

Location Plan - Warden Avenue and Cloverleaf Gate/Arkona Drive
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/sc/bgrd/backgroundfile-54656.pdf)


SC21.21

ACTION 

Adopted on Consent 

 

Ward:41 

Traffic Prohibitions - Sheppard Avenue East and Lamont Avenue
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council enact the "Prohibited Turn" and "Compulsory Turn", regulations as identified in Appendix 1 of the report (December 21, 2012) from the Director, Transportation Services, Scarborough District.

 

2.         City Council pass or amend the appropriate by-law(s) accordingly.

 

3.         City Council direct the Director, Transportation Services, Scarborough District, to request Metrolinx to expedite the re-opening of Agincourt Drive and to conduct a traffic study at Sheppard Avenue East and Lamont Avenue to rectify any hazard introduced by the underpass.

 

4.         City Council direct the Director, Transportation Services, Scarborough District, to review the sight line issues taking into account the LRT tracks that will be installed at a future date and report back to Scarborough Community Council.

Background Information (Community Council)
(December 21, 2012) Report and Appendix 1 from the Director, Transportation Services, Scarborough District - Traffic Prohibitions - Sheppard Avenue East and Lamont Avenue
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/sc/bgrd/backgroundfile-54690.pdf)

Location Plan - Sheppard Avenue East and Lamont Avenue
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/sc/bgrd/backgroundfile-54691.pdf)

Communications (Community Council)
(January 22, 2013) Petition from St. Timothy's Anglican Church, on behalf of Local Community Members (SC.New.SC21.21.1)
(January 22, 2013) Submission from The Rev. Dr. John Stephenson, St. Timothy's Anglican Church (SC.New.SC21.21.2)

SC21.22

ACTION 

Adopted on Consent 

 

Ward:41 

Pedestrian Crossing Protection - Huntingwood Drive and Dibgate Boulevard
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council approve the removal of the existing Pedestrian Crossover on Huntingwood Drive at Dibgate Boulevard.

 

2.         City Council rescind the Pedestrian Crossover location regulation, as identified in Appendix 1 of the report (December 19, 2012) from the Director, Transportation Services, Scarborough District.

 

3.         City Council not approve the installation of traffic control signals at Huntingwood Drive and Dibgate Boulevard.

 

4.         City Council pass or amend the appropriate by-law(s) accordingly.

Background Information (Community Council)
(December 19, 2012) Report and Appendix 1 from the Director, Transportation Services, Scarborough District - Pedestrian Crossing Protection - Huntingwood Drive and Dibgae Boulevard
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/sc/bgrd/backgroundfile-54653.pdf)

Location Plan - Huntingwood Drive and Dibgate Boulevard
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/sc/bgrd/backgroundfile-54654.pdf)


SC21.23

ACTION 

Adopted on Consent 

 

Ward:42 

Traffic Prohibitions - Markham Road and Ormerod Street Area
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council enact the "Compulsory Turns" and "Prohibited Turns" regulations, as identified in Appendix 1 of the report (December 21, 2012) from the Director, Transportation Services, Scarborough District.

 

2.         City Council pass or amend the appropriate by-law(s) accordingly.

Background Information (Community Council)
(December 21, 2012) Report and Appendix 1 from the Director, Transportation Services, Scarborough District - Traffic Prohibitions - Markham Road and Ormerod Street Area
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/sc/bgrd/backgroundfile-54686.pdf)

Location Plan - Markham Road and Ormerod Street Area
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/sc/bgrd/backgroundfile-54687.pdf)


SC21.27

ACTION 

Referred 

 

Ward:42 

55 Mac Frost Way - Zoning Amendment and Draft Plan of Subdivision Applications - Final Report
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, referred Item SC21.27 back to the Scarborough Community Council for further consideration.

Statutory - Planning Act, RSO 1990
Background Information (Community Council)
(September 14, 2012) Report and Attachments 1-7 from the Director, Community Planning, Scarborough District - 55 Mac Frost Way - Zoning Amendment and Draft Plan of Subdivision Applications - Final Report
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/sc/bgrd/backgroundfile-53897.pdf)

Notice of Public Meeting - 55 Mac Frost Way
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/sc/bgrd/backgroundfile-53898.pdf)

(November 29, 2012) Letter from City Council on SC20.32 - 55 Mac Frost Way - Zoning Amendment and Draft Plan of Subdivision Applications - Final Report
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/sc/bgrd/backgroundfile-55141.htm)

Communications (Community Council)
(January 22, 2013) Submission from Andrew Madden, Morningside Heights Landowners Group Limited (SC.New.SC21.27.1)
Motions (City Council)
1 - Motion to Refer Item moved by Councillor Glenn De Baeremaeker (Carried)

That City Council refer Item SC21.27 back to the Scarborough Community Council for further consideration.


Vote (Refer Item)

Feb-21-2013 9:32 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - SC21.27 - De Baeremaeker - motion 1 - refer the item
Yes: 33 Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Rob Ford, Mark Grimes, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Peter Milczyn, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, Karen Stintz, Adam Vaughan, Kristyn Wong-Tam 
No: 3 Paul Ainslie, Doug Ford, Doug Holyday 
Absent: 9 Raymond Cho, Frank Di Giorgio, Paula Fletcher, Mary Fragedakis, Chin Lee, Giorgio Mammoliti, Ron Moeser, David Shiner, Michael Thompson 

27a 55 Mac Frost Way - Zoning Amendment and Draft Plan of Subdivision Applications - Supplementary Report
Background Information (Community Council)
(January 17, 2013) Report from the Director, Community Planning, Scarborough District - 55 Mac Frost Way - Zoning Amendment and Draft Plan of Subdivision Applications - Supplementary Report
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/sc/bgrd/backgroundfile-55370.pdf)


SC21.28

ACTION 

Adopted on Consent 

 

Ward:42 

1715 McCowan Rd - Zoning Amendment Application - Final Report
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council amend Malvern West Community Zoning By-law 12181 for the lands at 1715 McCowan Road substantially in accordance with the draft zoning by-law amendment attached as Attachment No. 5 to the report (January 4, 2013) from the Director, Community Planning, Scarborough District.

 

2.         City Council authorize the City Solicitor to make such stylistic and technical changes to the draft Zoning By-law Amendment as may be required.

Public Notice Given
Statutory - Planning Act, RSO 1990
Background Information (Community Council)
(January 4, 2013) Report and Attachments 1-5 from the Director, Community Planning, Scarborough District - 1715 McCowan Road - Zoning Amendment Application - Final Report
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/sc/bgrd/backgroundfile-54824.pdf)

Notice of Public Meeting - 1715 McCowan Road
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/sc/bgrd/backgroundfile-55284.pdf)


SC21.29

ACTION 

Adopted on Consent 

 

Ward:All 

5789-5951 Steeles Avenue East - The Landmark (Canada) Inc. - Deferral of Section 37 Funds
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council authorize the City Solicitor to amend the provision of the Section 37 agreement for 5789 to 5951 Steeles Avenue East pertaining to the deadline for the final cash contribution in order to allow the owner to defer the final cash contribution to August 31, 2013.

Background Information (Community Council)
(January 9, 2013) Letter from Councillor Chin Lee - 5789-5951 Steeles Avenue East - The Landmark (Canada) Inc. Deferral of Section 37 Funds
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/sc/bgrd/backgroundfile-55394.pdf)


SC21.31

ACTION 

Adopted 

 

 

Outdoor Ice-Skating Rinks in the Scarborough Community
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council request all school boards in Toronto to establish outdoor community skating rinks at all schools in the Scarborough community.

Motions (City Council)
Motion to Adopt Item (Carried)

Vote (Adopt Item)

Feb-21-2013 2:13 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - SC21.31 - Adopt the item
Yes: 39 Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Doug Ford, Rob Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Peter Milczyn, Ron Moeser, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, Gord Perks, Jaye Robinson, David Shiner, Karen Stintz, Michael Thompson, Adam Vaughan, Kristyn Wong-Tam 
No: 0  
Absent: 6 Josh Colle, Mark Grimes, Giorgio Mammoliti, Denzil Minnan-Wong, James Pasternak, Anthony Perruzza 

Toronto and East York Community Council - Meeting 21
TE21.2

ACTION 

Adopted 

 

Ward:22 

Naming of Public Walkway West of Yonge Street Extending Between Birch Avenue and Alcorn Avenue
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council approve the name "George Herczeg Walkway to identify the public walkway located between Birch Avenue and Alcorn Avenue.

 

2.         City Council authorize and direct the appropriate City officials to take the necessary action to give effect to Council's decision, including the introduction of a naming by-law. 

Public Notice Given
Statutory - City of Toronto Act, 2006
Background Information (Community Council)
(November 27, 2012) Report from the Acting City Surveyor - Naming of Public Walkway West of Yonge Street Extending Between Birch Avenue and Alcorn Avenue
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/te/bgrd/backgroundfile-54074.pdf)

Motions (City Council)
Motion to Adopt Item (Carried)

Vote (Adopt Item)

Feb-21-2013 2:20 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - TE21.2 - Adopt the item
Yes: 38 Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Peter Milczyn, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Ron Moeser, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, David Shiner, Karen Stintz, Michael Thompson, Adam Vaughan, Kristyn Wong-Tam 
No: 5 Mike Del Grande, Frank Di Giorgio, Doug Ford, Rob Ford, Doug Holyday 
Absent: 2 Josh Colle, Giorgio Mammoliti 

TE21.3

ACTION 

Adopted 

 

Ward:27 

Naming of Public Lane North of Queen Street East, Extending Between Mutual Street and Jarvis Street
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council approve the name "Richard Bigley Lane" to identify the public lane located north of Queen Street East, extending between Mutual Street and Jarvis Street".

 

2.         City Council authorize and direct the appropriate City officials to take the necessary action to give effect to Council's decision, including the introduction of a naming by-law. 

Public Notice Given
Statutory - City of Toronto Act, 2006
Background Information (Community Council)
(November 22, 2012) Report from the Acting City Surveyor - Naming of Public Lane North of Queen Street East, Extending Between Mutual Street and Jarvis Street
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/te/bgrd/backgroundfile-54070.pdf)

Communications (Community Council)
(November 12, 2012) E-mail from Nicholas Culverwell (TE.Main.TE21.3.1)
Motions (City Council)
Motion to Adopt Item (Carried)

Vote (Adopt Item)

Feb-21-2013 2:21 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - TE21.3 - Adopt the item
Yes: 39 Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Peter Milczyn, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Ron Moeser, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, David Shiner, Karen Stintz, Michael Thompson, Adam Vaughan, Kristyn Wong-Tam 
No: 4 Mike Del Grande, Doug Ford, Rob Ford, Doug Holyday 
Absent: 2 Josh Colle, Giorgio Mammoliti 

TE21.4

ACTION 

Adopted on Consent 

 

Ward:28 

Naming of Public Lanes Bounded by Yonge Street, Queen Street East, Parliament Street and the Railway Corridor
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council enact the draft by-law to name the public lane west of Jarvis Street, extending northerly from Lombard Street to Richmond Street East as "Central Fire Station Lane".

 

2.         City Council enact the draft by-law to name the public lane west of Church Street, extending southerly from Colborne Street thence westerly to Leader Lane as "Colborne Lane".

 

3.         City Council enact the draft by-law to name the public lane south of The Esplanade, extending easterly from Church Street to Market Street as "Conger Coal Lane".

 

4.         City Council enact the draft by-law to name the public lane south of King Street East, extending easterly from Church Street as "Oak Hall Lane".

 

5.         City Council enact the draft by-law to name the public lane north of King Street East, extending easterly from Victoria Street to Toronto Street as "Old Post Office Lane".

 

6.         City Council enact the draft by-law to name the public lane west of Parliament Street, extending southerly from Longboat Avenue then westerly and northerly to Longboat Avenue as "Tom Longboat Lane".

Public Notice Given
Statutory - City of Toronto Act, 2006
Background Information (Community Council)
(December 21, 2012) Draft By-law from the City Solicitor - Naming of Public Lanes Bounded by Yonge Street, Queen Street East, Parliament Street and the Railway Corridor - "Central Fire Station Lane"
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/te/bgrd/backgroundfile-54790.pdf)

(December 21, 2012) Draft By-law from the City Solicitor - Naming of Public Lanes Bounded by Yonge Street, Queen Street East, Parliament Street and the Railway Corridor - "Colborne Lane"
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/te/bgrd/backgroundfile-54791.pdf)

(December 21, 2012) Draft By-law from the City Solicitor - Naming of Public Lanes Bounded by Yonge Street, Queen Street East, Parliament Street and the Railway Corridor - "Conger Coal Lane"
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/te/bgrd/backgroundfile-54792.pdf)

(December 21, 2012) Draft By-law from the City Solicitor - Naming of Public Lanes Bounded by Yonge Street, Queen Street East, Parliament Street and the Railway Corridor - "Oak Hall Lane"
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/te/bgrd/backgroundfile-54793.pdf)

(December 21, 2012) Draft By-law from the City Solicitor - Naming of Public Lanes Bounded by Yonge Street, Queen Street East, Parliament Street and the Railway Corridor - "Old Post Office Lane"
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/te/bgrd/backgroundfile-54794.pdf)

(December 21, 2012) Draft By-law from the City Solicitor - Naming of Public Lanes Bounded by Yonge Street, Queen Street East, Parliament Street and the Railway Corridor - "Tom Longboat Lane"
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/te/bgrd/backgroundfile-54795.pdf)


TE21.5

ACTION 

Adopted 

 

Ward:28 

Renaming of Belshaw Street to "Regent Park Boulevard"
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council approve the name "Regent Park Boulevard" for the renaming of the street previously named "Belshaw Street".

 

2.         City Council authorize and direct the appropriate City officials to take the necessary action to give effect to Council's decision, including the introduction of a naming by-law.

Public Notice Given
Statutory - City of Toronto Act, 2006
Background Information (Community Council)
(December 14, 2012) Report from the Acting City Surveyor - Renaming of Belshaw Street to "Regent Park Boulevard"
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/te/bgrd/backgroundfile-54075.pdf)

Communications (Community Council)
(January 17, 2013) E-mail from Tom Burr, Director, Regent Park Revitalization, Toronto Community Housing Corporation and Remo Agostino, Director of Development, The Daniels Corporation (TE.Supp.TE21.5.1)
Motions (City Council)
Motion to Adopt Item (Carried)

Vote (Adopt Item)

Feb-21-2013 2:22 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - TE21.5 - Adopt the item
Yes: 39 Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Peter Milczyn, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Ron Moeser, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, David Shiner, Karen Stintz, Michael Thompson, Adam Vaughan, Kristyn Wong-Tam 
No: 4 Mike Del Grande, Doug Ford, Rob Ford, Doug Holyday 
Absent: 2 Josh Colle, Giorgio Mammoliti 

TE21.7

ACTION 

Adopted on Consent 

 

Ward:30 

Naming of Proposed Streets - Bridgepoint Subdivision
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council enact the draft by-law to name the proposed public street north of Gerrard Street East, extending between Broadview Avenue and the Don Valley Parkway, as "Jack Layton Way".

 

2.         City Council enact the draft by-law to name the proposed public highway north of Gerrard Street East and west of Broadview Avenue as "Blue Rodeo Drive".

Public Notice Given
Statutory - City of Toronto Act, 2006
Background Information (Community Council)
(December 21, 2012) Draft By-law from the City Solicitor - Naming of Proposed Streets - Bridgepoint Subdivision - "St. Matthews Road"
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/te/bgrd/backgroundfile-54800.pdf)

(December 21, 2012) Draft By-law from the City Solicitor - Naming of Proposed Streets - Bridgepoint Subdivision - "Bridgepoint Drive"
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/te/bgrd/backgroundfile-54801.pdf)

(December 21, 2012) Draft By-law from the City Solicitor - Naming of Proposed Streets - Bridgepoint Subdivision - "Jack Layton Way"
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/te/bgrd/backgroundfile-54802.pdf)

(December 21, 2012) Draft By-law from the City Solicitor - Naming of Proposed Streets - Bridgepoint Subdivision - "Blue Rodeo Drive"
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/te/bgrd/backgroundfile-54803.pdf)


TE21.8

ACTION 

Adopted 

 

Ward:30 

Renaming of "Don Jail Roadway" to "Jack Layton Way"
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council approve the renaming of a portion of Don Jail Roadway, being Parts 22, 23 and 45, Plan 66R-24227, to "Jack Layton Way".

Background Information (Community Council)
(December 20, 2012) Report from the Acting City Surveyor - Renaming of "Don Jail Roadway" to "Jack Layton Way"
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/te/bgrd/backgroundfile-54808.pdf)

(January 4, 2013) Draft By-law - Renaming of "Don Jail Roadway" to "Jack Layton Way"
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/te/bgrd/backgroundfile-54809.pdf)

Motions (City Council)
Motion to Adopt Item (Carried)

Vote (Adopt Item)

Feb-20-2013 4:34 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - TE21.8 - Adopt the item
Yes: 42 Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Doug Ford, Rob Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Giorgio Mammoliti, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Peter Milczyn, Ron Moeser, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Jaye Robinson, David Shiner, Karen Stintz, Michael Thompson, Adam Vaughan, Kristyn Wong-Tam 
No: 0  
Absent: 3 Mike Layton, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Anthony Perruzza 

TE21.9

ACTION 

Adopted 

 

Ward:30 

Naming of Public Lane North of Withrow Avenue Between Carlaw Avenue and Pape Avenue
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council approve the name "Vaso's Lane" to identify the public lane located north of Withrow Avenue between Carlaw Avenue and Pape Avenue.

 

2.         City Council authorize and direct the appropriate City officials to take the necessary action to give effect to Council's decision, including the introduction of a naming by-law.

Public Notice Given
Statutory - City of Toronto Act, 2006
Background Information (Community Council)
(November 22, 2012) Report from the Acting City Surveyor - Naming of Public Lane North of Withrow Avenue Between Carlaw Avenue and Pape Avenue
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/te/bgrd/backgroundfile-54073.pdf)

Motions (City Council)
Motion to Adopt Item (Carried)

Vote (Adopt Item)

Feb-21-2013 2:23 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - TE21.9 - Adopt the item
Yes: 38 Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Peter Milczyn, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Ron Moeser, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, David Shiner, Karen Stintz, Michael Thompson, Adam Vaughan, Kristyn Wong-Tam 
No: 5 Mike Del Grande, Doug Ford, Rob Ford, Doug Holyday, Josh Matlow 
Absent: 2 Josh Colle, Giorgio Mammoliti 

TE21.10

ACTION 

Amended 

 

Ward:18 

Final Report - City-Initiated Study of the Mixed Use Area within the Area Bounded by Queen Street West, Northcote Avenue, Peel Avenue and Dufferin Street
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council amend the Official Plan substantially in accordance with the Draft Official Plan Amendment attached as Attachment No. 4 to the report (December 19, 2012) from the Director Community Planning, Toronto and East York District, with Attachment 4 amended by deleting the reference to 6-storeys in Section 2.a.i in paragraph 1. 

 

2.         City Council amend the Official Plan substantially in accordance with the changes identified to Land Use Map 18 as outlined in Attachment 4, Schedule A to the report (December 19, 2012) from the Director Community Planning, Toronto and East York District.

 

3.         City Council authorize the City Solicitor to make such stylistic and technical changes to the draft Official Plan Amendment as may be required.

 

4.         City Council determine that the revision to the Official Plan Amendment is minor in nature and that no further notice is required with respect to the Draft Official Plan Amendment.

Statutory - Planning Act, RSO 1990
Background Information (Community Council)
(December 19, 2012) Report from the Director, Community Planning, Toronto and East York District - City-Initiated Study of the Mixed Use Areas within the Area Bounded by Queen Street West, Northcote Avenue, Peel Avenue and Dufferin Street - Final Report
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/te/bgrd/backgroundfile-54056.pdf)

Communications (Community Council)
(January 17, 2013) E-mail from Michelle Gay, Active18 Community Association (TE.Supp.TE21.10.1)
Motions (City Council)
1 - Motion to Amend Item moved by Councillor Ana Bail„o (Carried)

That:

 

1.         City Council amend Recommendation 1 by adding the words "with Attachment No. 4 amended by deleting the reference to 6-storeys in Section 2.a.i in paragraph 1", so that it now reads as follows:

 

1.         City Council amend the Official Plan substantially in accordance with the Draft Official Plan Amendment attached as Attachment No. 4 to the report (December 19, 2012) from the Director Community Planning, Toronto and East York District with Attachment No. 4 amended by deleting the reference to 6-storeys in Section 2.a.i in paragraph 1.

 

2.         City Council determine that the proposed revision to the Official Plan Amendment is minor in nature and that no further notice is required with respect to the Draft Official Plan Amendment.


Vote (Amend Item)

Feb-20-2013 8:05 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - TE21.10 - Bailao - motion 1
Yes: 37 Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Doug Ford, Rob Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Peter Milczyn, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Karen Stintz, Michael Thompson, Adam Vaughan 
No: 1 David Shiner 
Absent: 7 Janet Davis, Mike Del Grande, Giorgio Mammoliti, Joe Mihevc, Ron Moeser, Jaye Robinson, Kristyn Wong-Tam 

Motion to Adopt Item as Amended (Carried)

Vote (Adopt Item as Amended)

Feb-20-2013 8:06 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - TE21.10 - Adopt the item as amended
Yes: 37 Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Doug Ford, Rob Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Peter Milczyn, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Karen Stintz, Michael Thompson, Adam Vaughan 
No: 1 David Shiner 
Absent: 7 Janet Davis, Mike Del Grande, Giorgio Mammoliti, Joe Mihevc, Ron Moeser, Jaye Robinson, Kristyn Wong-Tam 

TE21.11

ACTION 

Amended 

 

Ward:27 

Request for Direction Report - 21, 23 and 25 Price Street - Official Plan Amendment and Zoning Amendment Application
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013 adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council authorize the City Solicitor and staff to attend the Ontario Municipal Board hearing in support of a settlement on the development proposal at 21, 23 and 25 Price Street as follows:

 

a.         City Council amend the draft Official Plan and Zoning By-law substantially in accordance with Attachments 9 and 10 of the report (October 10, 2012) from the Director, Community Planning, Toronto and East York District, as amended by Attachment 1:  Official Plan and Zoning By-law Amendments, attached to the report (February 20, 2013) from the Chief Planner and Executive Director, City Planning Division.

 

2.         City Council authorize the City Solicitor and necessary City staff to take such necessary steps, as required, to implement Council's decision.

City Council Decision Advice and Other Information

City Council considered TE21.11 and TE21.12 together. 

Background Information (Community Council)
(October 10, 2012) Report from the Director, Community Planning, Toronto and East York District - 21, 23 and 25 Price Street - Official Plan Amendment and Zoning Amendment Applications - Final Report
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/te/bgrd/backgroundfile-51941.pdf)

Background Information (City Council)
(February 20, 2013) Supplementary report from the Chief Plannner and Executive Director, City Planning Division on 21, 23 and 25 Price Street - Official Plan Amendment and Zoning Amendment Application (TE21.11c)
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/cc/bgrd/backgroundfile-56337.pdf)

Communications (Community Council)
(November 2, 2012) Letter from Robert Tedford (TE.Main.TE21.11.1)
(November 2, 2012) E-mail from Brad Nathan (TE.Main.TE21.11.2)
(November 5, 2012) Letter from Faith Teo and Bob Nguyen (TE.Main.TE21.11.3)
(November 5, 2012) E-mail from Carolyn and Tom Knott (TE.Main.TE21.11.4)
(November 6, 2012) E-mail from Vicki Whitmell (TE.Main.TE21.11.5)
(November 6, 2012) Submission from Drs. Neil & Natasha Cuddy (TE.Main.TE21.11.6)
(November 21, 2012) E-mail from Mark Musselman, Serendipity Point Films (TE.Supp.TE21.11.7)
(January 21, 2013) Letter from Blair Tamblyn, Timbercreek Asset Management (TE.Supp.TE21.11.8)
Motions (City Council)
1 - Motion to Adopt Item as Amended moved by Councillor Kristyn Wong-Tam (Carried)

That City Council adopt the following recommendations contained in the supplementary report (February 20, 2013) from the Chief Planner and Executive Director, City Planning [TE21.11c):

 

1.         City Council authorize the City Solicitor and staff to attend the Ontario Municipal Board hearing in support of a settlement on the development proposal at 21, 23 and 25 Price Street as follows:

 

a.         City Council amend the draft Official Plan and Zoning By-law substantially in accordance with Attachments 9 and 10 of the report (October 10, 2012) from the Director, Community Planning, Toronto and East York District, as amended by Attachment 1:  Official Plan and Zoning By-law Amendments, attached to the report (February 20, 2013) from the Chief Planner and Executive Director, City Planning Division.

 

2.         City Council authorize the City Solicitor and necessary City staff to take such necessary steps, as required, to implement the foregoing.


Vote (Adopt Item as Amended)

Feb-21-2013 2:28 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - TE21.11 - Wong-Tam - motion 1
Yes: 43 Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Doug Ford, Rob Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Peter Milczyn, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Ron Moeser, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, David Shiner, Karen Stintz, Michael Thompson, Adam Vaughan, Kristyn Wong-Tam 
No: 0  
Absent: 2 Josh Colle, Giorgio Mammoliti 

11a Supplementary Report - 21, 23 and 25 Price Street - Official Plan Amendment and Zoning Amendment Application
Background Information (Community Council)
(October 31, 2012) Report from the Director, Community Planning, Toronto and East York District - 21, 23 and 25 Price Street - Official Plan Amendment and Zoning Amendment Application - Supplementary Report
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/te/bgrd/backgroundfile-51942.pdf)


11b Request for Direction Report - 21, 23 and 25 Price Street - Official Plan Amendment and Zoning Amendment Application
Background Information (Community Council)
(December 5, 2012) Report from the Director, Community Planning, Toronto and East York District - 21, 23 and 25 Price Street - Official Plan Amendment and Zoning Amendment Application - Request for Direction Report
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/te/bgrd/backgroundfile-53896.pdf)


TE21.12

ACTION 

Amended 

 

Ward:27 

Demolition of Three Heritage Designated Properties in the South Rosedale Heritage Conservation District and Construction of a Replacement Structure - 21-25 Price Street
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013 adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council approve the demolition of the structures at 21, 23 and 25 Price Street, three "unrated" properties in the South Rosedale Heritage Conservation District in accordance with Section 42 (1) of the Ontario Heritage Act providing that prior to issuance of a demolition permit, the owner submit photo-documentation of the existing structures to be demolished to the satisfaction of the Manager, Heritage Preservation Services.

 

2.         City Council approve the plans prepared by Young + Wright / IBI Group Architects date stamped received by the City Planning Division on August 9, 2012 for the replacement structure and on file with the Manager, Heritage Preservation Services and that the replacement building be constructed substantially in accordance with the submitted plans, subject to the following conditions:

 

a.         Prior to final site plan approval the owner shall provide to the satisfaction of the Manager, Heritage Preservation Services, final site plan drawings, and a landscape plan;

 

b.         Prior to the issuance of any heritage permit for the replacement structure located at 21-25 Price Street, the owner shall provide building permit drawings to the satisfaction of the Manager, Heritage Preservation Services.

City Council Decision Advice and Other Information

City Council considered TE21.11 and TE21.12 together. 

Background Information (Community Council)
(October 15, 2012) Report from the Director, Urban Design, City Planning Division - Demolition of Three Heritage Designated Properties in the South Rosedale Heritage Conservation District and Construction of a Replacement Structure - 21-25 Price Street
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/te/bgrd/backgroundfile-51943.pdf)

Communications (Community Council)
(November 2, 2012) Letter from Robert Tedford (TE.Main.TE21.12.1)
(November 2, 2012) E-mail from Brad Nathan (TE.Main.TE21.12.2)
(November 5, 2012) E-mail from Faith Teo and Bob Nguyen (TE.Main.TE21.12.3)
(November 5, 2012) E-mail from Carolyn and Tom Knott (TE.Main.TE21.12.4)
(November 6, 2012) Submission from Drs. Neil & Natasha Cuddy (TE.Main.TE21.12.5)
(November 5, 2012) E-mail from Vicki Whitmell (TE.Main.TE21.12.6)
(November 21, 2012) E-mail from Mark Musselman, Serendipity Point Films (TE.New.TE21.12.7)
(January 21, 2013) E-mail from Blair Tamblyn, Timbercreek Asset Management (TE.Supp.TE21.12.8)
Motions (City Council)
1 - Motion to Adopt Item as Amended moved by Councillor Kristyn Wong-Tam (Carried)

That City Council adopt the recommendations in the report (October 15, 2012) from the Director, Urban Design, City Planning Division:

 

1.         City Council approve the demolition of the structures at 21, 23 and 25 Price Street, three "unrated" properties in the South Rosedale Heritage Conservation District in accordance with Section 42 (1) of the Ontario Heritage Act providing that prior to issuance of a demolition permit, the owner submit photo-documentation of the existing structures to be demolished to the satisfaction of the Manager, Heritage Preservation Services.

 

2.         City Council approve the plans prepared by Young + Wright / IBI Group Architects date stamped received by the City Planning Division on August 9, 2012 for the replacement structure and on file with the Manager, Heritage Preservation Services and that the replacement building be constructed substantially in accordance with the submitted plans, subject to the following conditions:

 

a.         Prior to final site plan approval the owner shall provide to the satisfaction of the Manager, Heritage Preservation Services, final site plan drawings, and a landscape plan;

 

b.         Prior to the issuance of any heritage permit for the replacement structure located at 21-25 Price Street, the owner shall provide building permit drawings to the satisfaction of the Manager, Heritage Preservation Services.


Vote (Adopt Item as Amended)

Feb-21-2013 2:29 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - TE21.12 - Wong-Tam - motion 1
Yes: 43 Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Doug Ford, Rob Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Peter Milczyn, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Ron Moeser, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, David Shiner, Karen Stintz, Michael Thompson, Adam Vaughan, Kristyn Wong-Tam 
No: 0  
Absent: 2 Josh Colle, Giorgio Mammoliti 

12a Demolition of Three Heritage Designated Properties in the South Rosedale Heritage Conservation District and Construction of a Replacement Structure - 21-25 Price Street
Background Information (Community Council)
(October 23, 2012) Letter from the Toronto Preservation Board - Demolition of Three Heritage Designated Properties in the South Rosedale Heritage Conservation District and Construction of a Replacement Structure - 21-25 Price Street
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/te/bgrd/backgroundfile-51944.pdf)


TE21.13

ACTION 

Deferred 

 

Ward:28 

Final Report - 40 The Esplanade - City Initiated Amendment to Site Specific Zoning By-law
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, deferred consideration of Item TE21.13 to the City Council meeting on March 21, 2013.

Statutory - Planning Act, RSO 1990
Background Information (Community Council)
(August 7, 2012) Report from the Director, Community Planning, Toronto and East York District - 40 The Esplanade - City Initiated Amendment to Site Specific Zoning By-law - Final Report
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/te/bgrd/backgroundfile-51945.pdf)

Communications (Community Council)
(September 5, 2012) Fax from Christopher J. Tanzola, Lawyer, McCarthy Tetrault LLP (TE.Main.TE21.13.1)
(October 5, 2012) Letter from Councillor Pam McConnell, Ward 28, Centre-Rosedale (TE.Main.TE21.13.2)
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/te/comm/communicationfile-33099.pdf)

(November 1, 2012) E-mail from Suzanne Kavanagh, President, St. Lawrence Neighbourhood Association (TE.Main.TE21.13.3)
Communications (City Council)
(February 19, 2013) Letter from Christopher J. Tanzola, Partner, McCarthy Tetrault LLP (CC.New.TE21.13.4)
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/cc/comm/communicationfile-34584.pdf)

Motions (City Council)
1 - Motion to Defer Item moved by Councillor Pam McConnell (Carried)
That consideration of the item be deferred until the March 21, 2013 meeting of Council.

Vote (Defer Item)

Feb-21-2013 2:33 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - TE21.13 - McConnell - motion 1 - defer the item
Yes: 42 Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Doug Ford, Rob Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Peter Milczyn, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Ron Moeser, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, David Shiner, Karen Stintz, Adam Vaughan, Kristyn Wong-Tam 
No: 0  
Absent: 3 Josh Colle, Giorgio Mammoliti, Michael Thompson 

TE21.14

ACTION 

Deferred 

 

Ward:28 

Final Report - 25 Ontario Street - Zoning Amendment Application
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, deferred consideration of Item TE21.14 to the City Council meeting on March 21, 2013.

Statutory - Planning Act, RSO 1990
Background Information (Community Council)
(December 18, 2012) Report from the Director, Community Planning, Toronto and East York District - 25 Ontario Street - Zoning Amendment Application - Final Report
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/te/bgrd/backgroundfile-53903.pdf)

Communications (Community Council)
(January 22, 2013) Letter from Neil M. Smiley, Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP (TE.Supp.TE21.14.1)
(December 13, 2012) Letter from E. Stuart Bowden, SAS, addressed to the City Planning Division (TE.Supp.TE21.14.2)
Motions (City Council)
1 - Motion to Defer Item moved by Councillor Pam McConnell (Carried)

That consideration of the item be deferred until the March 21, 2013 Council meeting.


Vote (Defer Item)

Feb-20-2013 2:19 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - TE21.14 - McConnell - motion 1 - defer the item
Yes: 39 Paul Ainslie, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Rob Ford, Mark Grimes, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Giorgio Mammoliti, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Peter Milczyn, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, David Shiner, Karen Stintz, Michael Thompson, Kristyn Wong-Tam 
No: 0  
Absent: 6 Maria Augimeri, Doug Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Ron Moeser, James Pasternak, Adam Vaughan 

TE21.15

ACTION 

Adopted on Consent 

 

Ward:28 

Alterations to a Heritage Property, Intention to Designate Under Part IV, Section 29 of the Ontario Heritage Act, and Authority to Enter into a Heritage Easement Agreement - 25 Ontario Street
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council approve the proposed alterations to the existing Drug Trading Company Administrative Office to allow for the construction of the new mixed use building on the site substantially in accordance with the drawings prepared by Burka Architects Inc. dated November 8, 2011 and revised August 9, 2012 subject to the following conditions: 

 

a.         Prior to the Zoning By-law coming into force and effect, the owner shall enter into a Heritage Easement Agreement with the City for the heritage property at 25 Ontario Street, to be registered on title.

 

b.         Prior to Final Site Plan approval, the owner shall:

 

i.          Provide a detailed Conservation Plan for the conservation work described in the HIA, prepared by a qualified heritage consultant detailing all recommended interventions, and estimated costs for all conservation work satisfactory to the Manager, Heritage Preservation Services.

 

ii.         Submit final landscape plans and drawings, satisfactory to the Manager, Heritage Preservation Services.

 

iii.        Submit an Interpretation Plan that fully interprets the heritage values of the Drug Trading Company Administrative Office to the satisfaction of the Manager, Heritage Preservation Services.

 

iv.        Submit a Lighting Plan that describes how the building will be sensitively illuminated at night to enhance the building’s heritage character to the satisfaction of the Manager, Heritage Preservation Services.

 

c.         Prior to the issuance of any heritage permit the owner shall:

 

i.          Submit final building permit plans and drawings for the alterations and new construction, satisfactory to the Manager, Heritage Preservation Services.

 

ii.         Provide a Letter of Credit in a form and amount satisfactory to the Manager, Heritage Preservation Services to secure the approved conservation work.

 

d.         Prior to the release of the Letter of Credit, the owner shall provide replacement Heritage Easement Agreement photographs and a certificate of completion prepared by a qualified heritage consultant confirming that the conservation work has been completed in accordance with the approved Conservation Plan to the satisfaction of the Manager, Heritage Preservation Services.

 

2.         City Council state its intention to designate the property at 25 Ontario Street under Part IV, Section 29 of the Ontario Heritage Act.

 

3.         If there are no objections to the designation in accordance with Section 29(6) of the Ontario Heritage Act, City Council authorize the City Solicitor to introduce the Bill in Council designating the property under Part IV, Section 29 of the Ontario Heritage Act.

 

4.         If there are objections in accordance with Section 29(7) of the Ontario Heritage Act, City Council direct the City Clerk to refer the designation to the Conservation Review Board.

 

5.         If the designation is referred to the Conservation Review Board, City Council authorize the City Solicitor and appropriate staff to attend any hearing held by the Conservation Review Board in support of Council's decision on the designation of the property.

 

6.         City Council grant the authority for the execution of a Heritage Easement Agreement under Section 37 of the Ontario Heritage Act with the owner of the property.

 

7.         City Council authorize the City Solicitor to introduce the necessary Bill in Council authorizing the entering into of a Heritage Easement Agreement.

Background Information (Community Council)
(November 7, 2012) Report from the Director, Urban Design, City Planning Division, Alterations to a Heritage Property, Intention to Designate Under Part IV, Section 29 of the Ontario Heritage Act, and Authority to Enter into a Heritage Easement Agreement - 25 Ontario Street
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/te/bgrd/backgroundfile-53789.pdf)

Communications (Community Council)
(January 22, 2013) E-mail from Neil M. Smiley, Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP (TE.Supp.TE21.15.1)
(December 13, 2012) E-mail from E. Stuart Bowden, SAS, addressed to the City Planning Division (TE.Supp.TE21.15.2)

15a Alterations to a Heritage Property, Intention to Designate Under Part IV, Section 29 of the Ontario Heritage Act, and Authority to Enter into a Heritage Easement Agreement - 25 Ontario Street
Background Information (Community Council)
(November 30, 2012) Letter from the Toronto Preservation Board - Alterations to a Heritage Property, Intention to Designate Under Part IV, Section 29 of the Ontario Heritage Act, and Authority to Enter into a Heritage Easement Agreement - 25 Ontario Street
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/te/bgrd/backgroundfile-53708.pdf)


TE21.16

ACTION 

Adopted on Consent 

 

Ward:28 

Final Report - 615 Parliament Street - Zoning Amendment Application
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council amend Zoning By-law 438-86, for the lands at 615 Parliament Street substantially in accordance with the draft Zoning By-law Amendment attached as Attachment 6 to report (December 12, 2012) from the Director, Community Planning, Toronto and East York District.

 

2.         City Council authorize the City Solicitor to make such stylistic and technical changes to the draft Zoning By-law Amendment as may be required.

Statutory - Planning Act, RSO 1990
Background Information (Community Council)
(December 12, 2012) Report from the Director, Community Planning, Toronto and East York District - 615 Parliament Street - Zoning Amendment Application - Final Report
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/te/bgrd/backgroundfile-53894.pdf)

Communications (Community Council)
(January 13, 2013) E-mail from Francesca Donley (TE.Supp.TE21.16.1)
(January 21, 2013) E-mail from Franco D. Romano, Action Planning Consultants (TE.Supp.TE21.16.2)
Communications (City Council)
(January 31, 2013) E-mail from Brian Scholz (CC.Main.TE21.16.3)

TE21.17

ACTION 

Adopted on Consent 

 

Ward:28 

Final Report - 47-51 River Street - Common Elements Condominium and Part Lot Control Exemption Applications
City Council Decision

The Toronto and East York Community Council recommends that:

 

1.         In accordance with the delegated approval under By-law 229-2000, City Council be advised that the Chief Planner intends to approve the draft plan of common elements condominium for the lands at 47-51 River Street, as generally illustrated on Attachment 1 to the report (December 10, 2012) from the Director, Community Planning, Toronto and East York District, subject to:

 

a.         the conditions as generally listed in Attachment 3, to the report (December 10, 2012) from the Director, Community Planning, Toronto and East York District, which except as otherwise noted must be fulfilled prior to the release of the plan of condominium for registration; and

 

b.         any such revisions to the proposed condominium plan or any such additional or modified conditions as the Chief Planner may deem to be appropriate to address matters arising from the ongoing technical review of this development.

 

2.         City Council require the owner to provide proof of payment of all current property taxes for the subject lands to the satisfaction of the City Solicitor, prior to the enactment of the part lot control exemption by-law.

 

3.         Prior to the introduction of the part lot control exemption bill, City Council require the owner to register, to the satisfaction of the City Solicitor, a Section 118 Restriction under the Land Titles Act agreeing not to transfer or charge any part of the lands without the written consent of the Chief Planner or his designate.

 

4.         City Council enact a part lot control exemption bill with respect to the subject lands at 47-51 River Street to be prepared to the satisfaction of the City Solicitor and to expire two (2) years following enactment by City Council.

 

5.         City Council authorize and direct the City Solicitor to register the part lot control exemption bill on title.

 

6.         City Council authorize the City Solicitor to take the necessary steps to release the Section 118 Restriction from title at such time as confirmation is received that the common elements condominium has been registered.

Statutory - Planning Act, RSO 1990
Background Information (Community Council)
(December 10, 2012) Report from the Director, Community Planning, Toronto and East York District - 47-51 River Street - Common Elements Condominium and Part Lot Control Exemption Applications - Final Report
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/te/bgrd/backgroundfile-53890.pdf)

Communications (Community Council)
(December 22, 2012) E-mail from Darcy Gregoire (TE.Main.TE21.17.1)

TE21.18

ACTION 

Adopted on Consent 

 

Ward:29 

Final Report - 123 Torrens Avenue - Zoning Amendment Application
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council refuse the application for Zoning By-law Amendment at 123 Torrens Avenue as the proposal is not in keeping with the character of the neighbourhood, and would create a negative precedent in the area.

 

2.         City Council authorize the City Solicitor to retain outside planning consultants and appear before the Ontario Municipal Board in support of City Council's decision to refuse the application, in the event that the application is appealed to the Ontario Municipal Board.

 

3.         City Council receive the report (December 11, 2012) from the Director, Community Planning, Toronto and East York District, entitled "123 Torrens Avenue - Zoning Amendment Application - Final Report".

Statutory - Planning Act, RSO 1990
Background Information (Community Council)
(December 11, 2012) Report from the Director, Community Planning, Toronto and East York District - 123 Torrens Avenue - Zoning Amendment Application - Final Report
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/te/bgrd/backgroundfile-53895.pdf)

Communications (Community Council)
(January 18, 2013) Letter from Tom Anagnostopoulos, submitting a petition signed by approximately 14 individuals against new construction at 123 Torrens Avenue (TE.Supp.TE21.18.1)
Communications (City Council)
(February 8, 2013) E-mail from Grant Morris, Planning Consultant, Grant Morris Associates Ltd. (CC.Main.TE21.18.2)

TE21.19

ACTION 

Adopted on Consent 

 

Ward:28 

Final Report - 635 King Street East - Part Lot Control Exemption Application
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council enact a Part Lot Control Exemption By-law with respect to the subject lands at 635 King Street East as generally illustrated on Attachment 1 to the report (December 20, 2012) from the Director, Community Planning, Toronto and East York District, to be prepared to the satisfaction of the City Solicitor and to expire two years following enactment by City Council.

 

2.         City Council require the owner to provide proof of payment of all current property taxes for the subject lands to the satisfaction of the City Solicitor, prior to the enactment of the Part Lot Control Exemption By-law.

 

3.         City Council authorize the City Solicitor to introduce the part lot control exemption by-law in Council after the owner of the subject lands has registered to the satisfaction of the City Solicitor a Section 118 Restriction under the Land Titles Act, agreeing not to transfer or charge any part of the said lands without the prior written consent of the Director of Community Planning, Toronto and East York District.

 

4.         Prior to obtaining the written consent of the Director of Community Planning, Toronto and East York District, as provided for in Part 3 above, City Council require that the owner of the subject lands shall provide a Reference Plan to the satisfaction of the Director which identifies the proposed new lot lines and easements requested by the owner.

 

5.         City Council authorize and direct the City Solicitor to register the Part Lot Control Exemption By-law on title.

 

6.         City Council authorize the City Solicitor to make such stylistic and technical changes to the draft Part Lot Control Exemption By-law as may be required.

 

7.         City Council authorize the City Solicitor to take the necessary steps to release the Section 118 Restriction at such time as appropriate.

Background Information (Community Council)
(December 20, 2012) Report from the Director, Community Planning, Toronto and East York District - 635 King Street East - Part Lot Control Exemption Application - Final Report
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/te/bgrd/backgroundfile-54045.pdf)


TE21.21

ACTION 

Amended 

 

Ward:30 

Final Report - 999 Dundas Street East - Common Elements Condominium Application and Part Lot Control Exemption Application
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013 adopted the following:

 

1.         In accordance with the delegated approval under By-law 229-2000, as amended, City Council be advised that the Chief Planner intends to approve the draft plan of common elements condominium for the lands at 999 Dundas Street East as generally illustrated on Attachment 1 to the report (October 11, 2012) from the Director, Community Planning, Toronto and East York District, subject to:

 

a.         the conditions as generally listed in Attachment 2 to the report (October 11, 2012) from the Director, Community Planning, Toronto and East York District, which except as otherwise noted must be fulfilled prior to the release of the plan of condominium for registration; and

 

b.         any such revisions to the proposed condominium plan or any such additional or modified conditions as the Chief Planner may deem to be appropriate to address matters arising from the on-going technical review of this development.

 

2.         City Council enact a Part Lot Control Exemption By-law with respect to the subject lands as generally illustrated on Attachment 3 to the report (October 11, 2012) from the Director, Community Planning, Toronto and East York District, to be prepared to the satisfaction of the City Solicitor and to expire one year following enactment by City Council.

 

3.         City Council require the owner to provide proof of payment of all current property taxes for the subject lands to the satisfaction of the City Solicitor, prior to the enactment of the Part Lot Control Exemption By-law.

 

4.         Prior to the introduction of the Part Lot Control Exemption Bill, City Council require the owner to register, to the satisfaction of the City Solicitor, a Section 118 Restriction under the Land Titles Act agreeing not to transfer or charge any part of the lands without the written consent of the Chief Planner or her designate.

 

5.         City Council authorize the City Solicitor to take the necessary steps to release the Section 118 Restriction from title at such time as confirmation is received that the Common Elements Condominium has been registered.

 

6.         City Council authorize and direct the City Solicitor to register the Part Lot Control Exemption By-law on title.

 

7.         City Council authorize the City Solicitor to make such stylistic and technical changes to the draft Part Lot Control Exemption By-law as may be required.

Background Information (Community Council)
(October 11, 2012) Report from the Director, Community Planning, Toronto and East York District - 999 Dundas Street East - Common Elements Condominium Application and Part Lot Control Exemption Application - Final Report
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/te/bgrd/backgroundfile-54822.pdf)

(November 29, 2012) City Council Decision on TE20.16 - Final Report - 999 Dundas Street East - Common Elements Condominium Application and Part Lot Control Exemption Application
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/te/bgrd/backgroundfile-55137.pdf)

Motions (City Council)
1 - Motion to Adopt Item as Amended moved by Councillor Paula Fletcher (Carried)

That City Council adopt the recommendations contained in the report (October 11, 2012) from the Director, Community Planning, Toronto and East York District:

 

1.         In accordance with the delegated approval under By-law 229-2000, as amended, City Council be advised that the Chief Planner intends to approve the draft plan of common elements condominium for the lands at 999 Dundas Street East as generally illustrated on Attachment 1, subject to:

 

a.         the conditions as generally listed in Attachment 2, which except as otherwise noted must be fulfilled prior to the release of the plan of condominium for registration; and

 

b.         any such revisions to the proposed condominium plan or any such additional or modified conditions as the Chief Planner may deem to be appropriate to address matters arising from the on-going technical review of this development.

 

2.         City Council enact a Part Lot Control Exemption By-law with respect to the subject lands as generally illustrated on Attachment 3, to be prepared to the satisfaction of the City Solicitor and to expire one year following enactment by City Council.

 

3.         City Council require the owner to provide proof of payment of all current property taxes for the subject lands to the satisfaction of the City Solicitor, prior to the enactment of the Part Lot Control Exemption By-law.

 

4.         Prior to the introduction of the Part Lot Control Exemption Bill, City Council require the owner to register, to the satisfaction of the City Solicitor, a Section 118 Restriction under the Land Titles Act agreeing not to transfer or charge any part of the lands without the written consent of the Chief Planner or her designate.

 

5.         City Council authorize the City Solicitor to take the necessary steps to release the Section 118 Restriction from title at such time as confirmation is received that the Common Elements Condominium has been registered.

 

6.         City Council authorize and direct the City Solicitor to register the Part Lot Control Exemption By-law on title.

 

7.         City Council authorize the City Solicitor to make such stylistic and technical changes to the draft Part Lot Control Exemption By-law as may be required.


Vote (Adopt Item as Amended)

Feb-20-2013 10:31 AM

Result: Carried Majority Required - TE21.21 - Fletcher - motion 1
Yes: 44 Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Doug Ford, Rob Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Doug Holyday, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Giorgio Mammoliti, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Peter Milczyn, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Ron Moeser, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, David Shiner, Karen Stintz, Michael Thompson, Adam Vaughan, Kristyn Wong-Tam 
No: 1 Norman Kelly 
Absent: 0  

TE21.22

ACTION 

Adopted on Consent 

 

Ward:14 

Request for Direction Report - 2376 and 2388 Dundas Street West - Zoning Amendment Application
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council authorize the City Solicitor, together with City Planning staff and any other appropriate staff, to oppose the applicant’s appeal respecting the Zoning By-law Amendment application for 2376 and 2388 Dundas Street West (File No. 11 317575 STE 14 OZ), and attend any Ontario Municipal Board hearings in opposition to such appeal, and retain such experts as the City Solicitor may determine are appropriate in support of the position recommended in the report (January 14, 2013) from the Director, Community Planning, Toronto and East York District.

 

2.         City Council direct the City Solicitor to also advise the OMB that City Council’s position is that any redevelopment of the Site, if approved by the OMB, should secure such services, facilities or matters pursuant to Section 37 of the Planning Act, as may be recommended by the Chief Planner and Executive Director, in consultation with the Ward Councillor, including a pedestrian connection to the GO Transit Station and lands and capital improvements to provide for the proposed second access to the Dundas West Subway Station.

 

3.         City Council authorize the City Solicitor and other City staff to take any necessary steps to implement Council's decision.

Background Information (Community Council)
(January 14, 2013) Report from the Director, Community Planning, Toronto and East York District - 2376 and 2388 Dundas Street West - Zoning Amendment Application - Request for Direction Report
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/te/bgrd/backgroundfile-55302.pdf)

(November 29, 2012) Report from the Director, Community Planning, Toronto and East York District - Request for Direction Report - 2376 and 2388 Dundas Street West - Zoning Amendment Application - Notice of Pending Report
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/te/bgrd/backgroundfile-55308.pdf)


TE21.23

ACTION 

Amended 

 

Ward:18 

Request for Direction Report - 1093 Queen Street West - Zoning Amendment Application
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013 adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council authorize staff to attend the Ontario Municipal Board hearing in support of a settlement on the development proposal at 1093 Queen Street West as described in the report (February 11, 2013) from the Chief Planner and Executive Director, City Planning Division.

 

2.         City Council authorize the City Solicitor and necessary City staff to take such necessary steps, as required, to implement Council's decision.

Background Information (Community Council)
(December 21, 2012) Report from the Director, Community Planning, Toronto and East York District - 1093 Queen Street West - Zoning Amendment Application - Request for Direction Report
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/te/bgrd/backgroundfile-54046.pdf)

Background Information (City Council)
(February 11, 2013) Supplementary report from the Chief Planner and Executive Director, City Planning, regarding 1093 Queen Street West Zoning Amendment Application (TE21.23a)
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2013/cc/bgrd/backgroundfile-56289.pdf)

Communications (Community Council)
(January 21, 2013) E-mail from Steven Wood, Active 18 Community Association (TE.New.TE21.23.1)
Motions (City Council)
1 - Motion to Adopt Item as Amended moved by Councillor Ana Bail„o (Carried)

That City Council adopt the recommendations contained in the report (February 11, 2013) from the Chief Planner and Executive Director, City Planning Division (TE21.23a):

 

1.         City Council authorize staff to attend the Ontario Municipal Board hearing in support of a settlement on the development proposal at 1093 Queen Street West as described in the report dated February 11, 2013 from the Chief Planner and Executive Director, City Planning Division.

 

2.         City Council authorize the City Solicitor and necessary City staff to take such necessary steps, as required, to implement the foregoing.


Vote (Adopt Item as Amended)

Feb-20-2013 8:04 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - TE21.23 - Bail„o - motion 1
Yes: 38 Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Doug Ford, Rob Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Peter Milczyn, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, David Shiner, Karen Stintz, Michael Thompson, Adam Vaughan 
No: 0  
Absent: 7 Janet Davis, Mike Del Grande, Giorgio Mammoliti, Joe Mihevc, Ron Moeser, Jaye Robinson, Kristyn Wong-Tam 

TE21.25

ACTION 

Adopted on Consent 

 

Ward:21, 22 

Amending of Designating By-laws - 1 Austin Terrace and 328 and 330 Walmer Road
City Council Decision

City Council on February 20 and 21, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council amend By-law No. 545-87 of the former City of Toronto under Section 30.1 of the Ontario Heritage Act to revise the Reasons for Designation to explain the cultural heritage value or interest of the property at 1 Austin Terrace (Casa Loma) and describe its heritage values.

 

2.         City Council amend By-law No. 546-87 of the Former City Toronto under Section 30.1 of the Ontario Heritage Act to revise the Reasons for Designation to explain the cultural heritage value or interest of the property at 330 Walmer Road (Casa Loma Stables) and describe its heritage values.

 

3.         City Council amend By-law No. 181-91 of the former City of Toronto under Section 30.1 of the Ontario Heritage Act to revise the Reasons for Designation to explain the cultural heritage value or interest of the propert