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Item/File Ext.
closed captioning transcript
CITY COUNCIL cc transcript.docx
moment of silence
national anthem
announcements/ceremonial activities
recognition - mayor's city builder award
recognition - ottawa regional cancer foundation 20th anniversary and acknowledgement of community event leaders
recognition - nancy schepers
roll call
confirmation of minutes
the minutes of the regular meeting of 12 november 2015 were confirmed.
OCCminutes21EN2015DRAFTdoc
OCCminutes21FR2015DRAFTdoc
declarations of interest including those originally arising from prior meetings
communications
association of municipalities of ontario (amo):
2016 ontario municipal partnership fund (ompf) allocations announced
AMO - 2016 OMPF Allocations Announced.docx
other communications received:
hydro one not for sale, a campaign of the citizens coalition against privatization (ccap)
AboutCCAPandHydroOneNotForSalepdf
hydro essay EN.pdf
hydro one fact sheet EN (1).pdf
hydro one muncipal resolution EN FR (2).pdf
Financial Impact for Municipalities (3).docx
hydro ONE petition EN FR.pdf
regrets
motion to introduce reports
integrity commissioner - 2015 annual report
Report - Integrity Commissioner – 2015 Annual Report
Document 1 (EN) - 2015 Annual Report.docx
Document 1 (FR) - Rapport annuel 2015.docx
zoning by-law amendment - 400 albert street (383 slater street)
Report - Zoning By-law Amendment - 400 Albert.docx
Document 6 - Overview Data Sheet - 400 Albert.pdf
Minute Extract - 400 Albert.docx
Possibly related devapp: D02-02-15-0044
Possibly related devapp: D07-12-15-0145
preston street north traditional mainstreet study
Report - Preston Street North Traditional Mainstreet Study.docx
Minute Extract - Preston.docx
repeal of by-law 2015-45 as it affects the rear portion of 1585 merivale road
Report - Motion - Repeal of By-law 2015-45 as it Affects the Rear Portion of 1585 Merivale Road
Possibly related devapp: D07-12-15-0140
Possibly related devapp: D08-01-15/B-00357
Possibly related devapp: D08-02-15/A-00377
planning committee report 17
zoning by-law amendment - 4149 and 4175 strandherd drive
Report - Zoning - 4149 and 4175 Strandherd.docx
Document 4 - Overview Data Sheet - 4149 Strandherd Drive.pdf
Possibly related devapp: D02-02-15-0050
zoning by-law amendment - 3605 paul anka drive
Report - Zoning - 3605 Paul Anka.docx
Document 6 - Overview Data Sheet - 3605 Paul Anka Drive.pdf
Minute Extract - Paul Anka Drive.docx
Possibly related devapp: D02-02-15-0046
motions of which notice has been previously given
motions requiring suspension of the rules of procedure
notices of motion (for consideration at subsequent meeting)
adjournment

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Votes

ITEM: INTEGRITY COMMISSIONER - 2015 ANNUAL REPORT

Motion Yes No Absent/Recused
Motion To: That the item be Carried on consent.
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S. Moffatt
R. Chiarelli
E. El-Chantiry
D. Chernushenko
S. Blais
M. Fleury
M. Taylor
B. Monette
J. Harder
J. Cloutier
G. Darouze
M. Wilkinson
S. Qadri
K. Egli
D. Deans
J. Mitic
T. Tierney
J. Leiper
A. Hubley
J. Watson
C. McKenney
T. Nussbaum
M. Qaqish
R. Brockington (a)

ITEM: ZONING BY-LAW AMENDMENT - 400 ALBERT STREET (383 SLATER STREET)

Motion Yes No Absent/Recused
Motion To: That the item be Carried on consent.
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S. Moffatt
R. Chiarelli
E. El-Chantiry
D. Chernushenko
S. Blais
M. Fleury
M. Taylor
B. Monette
J. Harder
J. Cloutier
G. Darouze
M. Wilkinson
S. Qadri
K. Egli
D. Deans
J. Mitic
T. Tierney
J. Leiper
A. Hubley
J. Watson
C. McKenney
T. Nussbaum
M. Qaqish
R. Brockington (a)

ITEM: PRESTON STREET NORTH TRADITIONAL MAINSTREET STUDY

Motion Yes No Absent/Recused
Motion To: That the item be Carried on consent.
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S. Moffatt
R. Chiarelli
E. El-Chantiry
D. Chernushenko
S. Blais
M. Fleury
M. Taylor
B. Monette
J. Harder
J. Cloutier
G. Darouze
M. Wilkinson
S. Qadri
K. Egli
D. Deans
J. Mitic
T. Tierney
J. Leiper
A. Hubley
J. Watson
C. McKenney
T. Nussbaum
M. Qaqish
R. Brockington (a)

ITEM: REPEAL OF BY-LAW 2015-45 AS IT AFFECTS THE REAR PORTION OF 1585 MERIVALE ROAD

Motion Yes No Absent/Recused
Motion To: That the item be Carried on consent.
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S. Moffatt
R. Chiarelli
E. El-Chantiry
D. Chernushenko
S. Blais
M. Fleury
M. Taylor
B. Monette
J. Harder
J. Cloutier
G. Darouze
M. Wilkinson
S. Qadri
K. Egli
D. Deans
J. Mitic
T. Tierney
J. Leiper
A. Hubley
J. Watson
C. McKenney
T. Nussbaum
M. Qaqish
R. Brockington (a)

ITEM: ZONING BY-LAW AMENDMENT - 4149 AND 4175 STRANDHERD DRIVE

Motion Yes No Absent/Recused
Motion To: That the item be Carried on consent.
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S. Moffatt
R. Chiarelli
E. El-Chantiry
D. Chernushenko
S. Blais
M. Fleury
M. Taylor
B. Monette
J. Harder
J. Cloutier
G. Darouze
M. Wilkinson
S. Qadri
K. Egli
D. Deans
J. Mitic
T. Tierney
J. Leiper
A. Hubley
J. Watson
C. McKenney
T. Nussbaum
M. Qaqish
R. Brockington (a)

ITEM: ZONING BY-LAW AMENDMENT - 3605 PAUL ANKA DRIVE

Motion Yes No Absent/Recused
Motion To: That the item be Carried on consent.
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S. Moffatt
R. Chiarelli
E. El-Chantiry
D. Chernushenko
S. Blais
M. Fleury
M. Taylor
B. Monette
J. Harder
J. Cloutier
G. Darouze
M. Wilkinson
S. Qadri
K. Egli
D. Deans
J. Mitic
T. Tierney
J. Leiper
A. Hubley
J. Watson
C. McKenney
T. Nussbaum
M. Qaqish
R. Brockington (a)

ITEM: MOTIONS OF WHICH NOTICE HAS BEEN PREVIOUSLY GIVEN

Motion Yes No Absent/Recused
Motion To: WHEREAS the City of Ottawa showed leadership in 2012 by amending the City of Ottawa’s Smoke-free Public Places By-law and Workplace By-law to protect residents from the harms of exposure to second hand smoke in outdoor places; and by amending the Parks and Facilities By-law to prohibit the smoking of water-pipes and non-tobacco products on municipal property; and this consequently has been well accepted in the community; and WHEREAS the Smoke-Free Ontario Act, and Bill 45, Making Healthier Choices Act, 2015 amendments, does not regulate smoking of non-tobacco combustible substances; and WHEREAS smoking of non-tobacco combustible substances in public places creates enforcement complexities when determining compliance with Ottawa’s smoke-free by-laws and the Smoke-Free Ontario Act; and WHEREAS smoking of non-tobacco combustible substances such as the use of herbal products in water-pipes is gaining popularity among youth and young adults in Ottawa; and WHEREAS there is growing evidence of the
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S. Moffatt
R. Chiarelli
E. El-Chantiry
D. Chernushenko
S. Blais
M. Fleury
M. Taylor
B. Monette
J. Harder
J. Cloutier
G. Darouze
M. Wilkinson
S. Qadri
K. Egli
D. Deans
J. Mitic
T. Tierney
J. Leiper
A. Hubley
J. Watson
C. McKenney
M. Qaqish
R. Brockington (a)
T. Nussbaum (a)

ITEM: MOTIONS REQUIRING SUSPENSION OF THE RULES OF PROCEDURE

Motion Yes No Absent/Recused
Motion To: THAT the Rules of Procedure be waived, due to timelines as the proponent is hoping to begin construction prior to the winter season, to consider the following motion: WHEREAS the Innovation Centre at Bayview Yards is in the process of having building permits issued in respect of development at the City-owned facility; and WHEREAS development has been approved at the site and the proponent is seeking to have its development charges deferred; and WHEREAS, even though the City is the property owner of the Bayview Yards, the Delegation of Authority By-law requires such matters be registered on title; THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that City Council delegate the authority to the City Clerk and Solicitor to enter into a deferral agreement without requiring such agreement to be registered on title.
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S. Moffatt
R. Chiarelli
E. El-Chantiry
D. Chernushenko
S. Blais
M. Fleury
M. Taylor
B. Monette
J. Harder
J. Cloutier
G. Darouze
M. Wilkinson
S. Qadri
K. Egli
D. Deans
J. Mitic
T. Tierney
J. Leiper
A. Hubley
J. Watson
C. McKenney
M. Qaqish
R. Brockington (a)
T. Nussbaum (a)
Motion To: That the Rules of Procedure be suspended, due to timelines, to consider the following motion: WHEREAS construction of the new Donald/Somerset Pedestrian and cycling bridge, which connects Overbrook to Sandy Hill, is ahead of schedule and will be open to the public on December 4, 2015, after 1:00pm; and WHEREAS the Ward Councillors have completed the six-month, three-stage naming process that included an online form that allowed members of the public to submit their name suggestions for consideration and a community event where members of the public were invited to learn about the history of the area; and WHEREAS 60 name suggestions were submitted and a short list of names was vetted by City of Ottawa staff to ensure no duplication or other conflict; and WHEREAS a Selection Committee comprised of the Rideau-Rockcliffe and Rideau-Vanier Ward Councillors, representatives from the Overbrook Community Association, Action Sandy Hill and Heritage Ottawa, community members from Overbrook and Sandy Hill
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S. Moffatt
R. Chiarelli
E. El-Chantiry
D. Chernushenko
S. Blais
M. Fleury
M. Taylor
B. Monette
J. Harder
J. Cloutier
G. Darouze
M. Wilkinson
S. Qadri
K. Egli
D. Deans
J. Mitic
T. Tierney
J. Leiper
A. Hubley
J. Watson
C. McKenney
M. Qaqish
R. Brockington (a)
T. Nussbaum (a)

ITEM:

Motion Yes No Absent/Recused
Motion To: WHEREAS the previous Ward Councillor submitted a complete Application for Lane Closing on July 14, 2014, for the abutting residential landowners of the Lane between Queen Mary Street and Prince Albert Street, extending from Marion Avenue to the Vanier Parkway; and WHEREAS, through the process of the Application, City staff determined that the Lane could be approved for closure and that the Lane was surplus to the City’s requirements; and WHEREAS the last day to fulfill the conditions of approval is December 31, 2015, and the Ward Councillor has been advised that the Applicant and City staff may not have sufficient time to meet and satisfy all of the conditions required, including preparation and registration of a survey, before that deadline; THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that Council approve the extension of the expiry date for the Application for Lane Closing of the Lane between Queen Mary Street and Prince Albert Street, extending from Marion Avenue to the Vanier Parkway from December 31, 2015,
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Motion To: WHEREAS the Municipal Act, 2001 subsection 228(2) permits the City to appoint Deputy Clerks; and WHEREAS Dawn Whelan, who was appointed a Deputy City Clerk by By-law No. 2008-251, is retiring and a backup signing authority for the Deputy Clerk is required in the event that the City Clerk and the Deputy Clerk are absent at the same time; THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED THAT, effective December 9, 2015, Caitlin Salter MacDonald be appointed a Deputy Clerk to take over signing and other duties in the absence of the City Clerk and the Deputy Clerk appointed by By-law No. 2006-472.
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ITEM: NOTICES OF MOTION (FOR CONSIDERATION AT SUBSEQUENT MEETING)

Motion Yes No Absent/Recused
Motion To: WHEREAS the previous Ward Councillor submitted a complete Application for Lane Closing on July 14, 2014, for the abutting residential landowners of the Lane between Queen Mary Street and Prince Albert Street, extending from Marion Avenue to the Vanier Parkway; and WHEREAS, through the process of the Application, City staff determined that the Lane could be approved for closure and that the Lane was surplus to the City’s requirements; and WHEREAS the last day to fulfill the conditions of approval is December 31, 2015, and the Ward Councillor has been advised that the Applicant and City staff may not have sufficient time to meet and satisfy all of the conditions required, including preparation and registration of a survey, before that deadline; THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that Council approve the extension of the expiry date for the Application for Lane Closing of the Lane between Queen Mary Street and Prince Albert Street, extending from Marion Avenue to the Vanier Parkway from December 31, 2015,
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Motion To: WHEREAS the Municipal Act, 2001 subsection 228(2) permits the City to appoint Deputy Clerks; and WHEREAS Dawn Whelan, who was appointed a Deputy City Clerk by By-law No. 2008-251, is retiring and a backup signing authority for the Deputy Clerk is required in the event that the City Clerk and the Deputy Clerk are absent at the same time; THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED THAT, effective December 9, 2015, Caitlin Salter MacDonald be appointed a Deputy Clerk to take over signing and other duties in the absence of the City Clerk and the Deputy Clerk appointed by By-law No. 2006-472.
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Public Comment Contact Information

Everyone is entitled to attend committee meetings and provide a verbal statement (up to 5 minutes long) before Councillors vote on each agenda item. If you are not able to attend a meeting, you can also email your comments to councillors. Either way, your statements become part of the official record - and this is the single most important step to shaping the outcome of your city.

Click this "mailto:" link, or cut-and-paste the following email addresses to send your comments:

stephen.blais@ottawa.ca, riley.brockington@ottawa.ca, david.chernushenko@ottawa.ca, rick.chiarelli@ottawa.ca, jean.cloutier@ottawa.ca, george.darouze@ottawa.ca, diane.deans@ottawa.ca, keith.egli@ottawa.ca, eli.el-chantiry@ottawa.ca, mathieu.fleury@ottawa.ca, jan.harder@ottawa.ca, allan.hubley@ottawa.ca, jeff.leiper@ottawa.ca, catherine.mckenney@ottawa.ca, jody.mitic@ottawa.ca, scott.moffatt@ottawa.ca, bob.monette@ottawa.ca, tobi.nussbaum@ottawa.ca, shad.qadri@ottawa.ca, michael.qaqish@ottawa.ca, mark.taylor@ottawa.ca, timothy.tierney@ottawa.ca, jim.watson@ottawa.ca, marianne.wilkinson@ottawa.ca

Committee Members:
Name Last Email Phone
Stephen Blais stephen.blais@ottawa.ca 613-580-2489
Riley Brockington riley.brockington@ottawa.ca
David Chernushenko david.chernushenko@ottawa.ca 613-580-2487
Rick Chiarelli rick.chiarelli@ottawa.ca 613-580-2478
Jean Cloutier jean.cloutier@ottawa.ca
George Darouze george.darouze@ottawa.ca
Diane Deans diane.deans@ottawa.ca 613-580-2480
Keith Egli keith.egli@ottawa.ca 613-580-2479
Eli El-Chantiry eli.el-chantiry@ottawa.ca 613-580-2475
Mathieu Fleury mathieu.fleury@ottawa.ca 613-580-2482
Jan Harder jan.harder@ottawa.ca 613-580-2473
Allan Hubley allan.hubley@ottawa.ca 613-580-2752
Jeff Leiper jeff.leiper@ottawa.ca
Catherine McKenney catherine.mckenney@ottawa.ca
Jody Mitic jody.mitic@ottawa.ca
Scott Moffatt scott.moffatt@ottawa.ca 613-580-2491
Bob Monette bob.monette@ottawa.ca 613-580-2471
Tobi Nussbaum tobi.nussbaum@ottawa.ca
Shad Qadri shad.qadri@ottawa.ca 613-580-2476
Michael Qaqish michael.qaqish@ottawa.ca
Mark Taylor mark.taylor@ottawa.ca 613-580-2477
Tim Tierney timothy.tierney@ottawa.ca 613-580-2481
Jim Watson jim.watson@ottawa.ca 613-580-2496
Marianne Wilkinson marianne.wilkinson@ottawa.ca 613-580-2474