Finance and Economic Development Committee

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Item/File Ext.
declarations of interest
minutes 20 - september 6, 2016
DRAFT (EN).doc
DRAFT (FR).doc
communications
fed 01-15 - hydro ottawa and hydro one
Inquiry FED 01-15 (El-Chantiry) - Hydro Ottawa and Hydro One.docx
special area levy and local improvement charge
Report - Special Area Levy and Local Improvement Charge.docx
revised 2017-2018 budget directions and strategy
Report - Revised 2017-2018 Budget Directions and Strategy.docx
status update - ottawa 2017
Report - Status Update - Ottawa 2017.docx
westboro village business improvement area boundary adjustment
Report - Westboro Village Business Improvement Area Boundary Adjustment.docx
Document 1 Map.pdf
Document 2 Request Letter.pdf
Document 3 Notice of Intention.docx
councillor egli
ottawa 2017 - 2017 constituency services budgets
Report - Ottawa 2017 - 2017 Constituency Services Budgets.docx
debenture by-law
IPDA - ACS2016-CSD-FIN-0007 - Debenture.docx
IPDA - Document 1.pdf
2015 charitable and vacancy rebates annual report
IPDB - 2015 Charitable and Vacancy Rebates Annual Report.docx
2016 property assessment appeals to the assessment review board by the city of ottawa
IPDC - 2016 Property Assess Appeals ARB.docx
economic development update - september 2016
IPDD - ED September Update.docx
IPDD - Document 1 (EN).pdf
IPDD - Document 1 (FR).pdf
music cities summit
IPDE - Leiper - Music Cities Summit.docx
IPDE - Document 1 - Leiper.pdf

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ITEM: SPECIAL AREA LEVY AND LOCAL IMPROVEMENT CHARGE

Motion Yes No Absent/Recused
Motion To: WHEREAS The City of Ottawa has two mechanisms used for community-based funding of special projects known as Special Area Levies pursuant to Subsection 326(1) of the Municipal Act, 2001, and Local Improvement Charges pursuant to Ontario Regulation 586/06, “Local Improvement Charges – Priority Lien Status”; and WHEREAS a Special Area Levy requires no formal public consultation outside of the notification provided according to Subsection 81(10) of the Procedure By-Law; and WHEREAS a Local Improvement Charge requires specific criteria be met in order to achieve approval including a petition signed by two-thirds of the owners in the benefitting area representing fifty per cent of the assessed value; and WHEREAS a Local Improvement Charge also includes an appeal process to the Ontario Municipal Board and the Special Area Levy does not have any avenue for appeal; THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that the Finance and Economic Development Committee direct staff to develop a recommended
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S. Moffatt
E. El-Chantiry
D. Chernushenko
S. Blais
M. Taylor
B. Monette
J. Harder
K. Egli
D. Deans
A. Hubley
J. Watson
Motion To: That the following wording “using the criteria set out in the Local Improvement Charge process” be removed from the Moffatt motion.
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D. Chernushenko
S. Moffatt
E. El-Chantiry
S. Blais
M. Taylor
B. Monette
J. Harder
K. Egli
D. Deans
A. Hubley
J. Watson
Motion To: That the item be amended as per the previous motion(s).
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S. Moffatt
E. El-Chantiry
D. Chernushenko
S. Blais
M. Taylor
B. Monette
J. Harder
K. Egli
D. Deans
A. Hubley
J. Watson

ITEM: REVISED 2017-2018 BUDGET DIRECTIONS AND STRATEGY

Motion Yes No Absent/Recused
Motion To: WHEREAS some wording was inadvertently omitted from Recommendation 1 in the report titled, “Revised 2017-2018 Budget Directions and Strategy” (Report File No. ACS2016-CSD-FIN-0006); THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that Recommendation 1 be replaced with the following: English: 1. That the City Wide levy, which includes funding for the Police, Library and Public Health, be increased from 1.75% to 2.00% for 2017 and 2018. French 1. Qu’une augmentation annuelle de 1.75% à 2,00 % soit appliquée aux taxes municipales pour 2017 et 2018, notamment pour le financement des services de police, de bibliothèque et de santé publique.
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S. Moffatt
E. El-Chantiry
D. Chernushenko
S. Blais
M. Taylor
B. Monette
J. Harder
K. Egli
D. Deans
A. Hubley
J. Watson
Motion To: That the item be amended as per the previous motion(s).
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S. Moffatt
E. El-Chantiry
D. Chernushenko
S. Blais
M. Taylor
B. Monette
J. Harder
K. Egli
D. Deans
A. Hubley
J. Watson

ITEM: STATUS UPDATE - OTTAWA 2017

Motion Yes No Absent/Recused
Motion To: That the Finance and Economic Development Committee receive this report for information.
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S. Moffatt
E. El-Chantiry
D. Chernushenko
S. Blais
M. Taylor
B. Monette
J. Harder
K. Egli
D. Deans
A. Hubley
J. Watson

ITEM: WESTBORO VILLAGE BUSINESS IMPROVEMENT AREA BOUNDARY ADJUSTMENT

Motion Yes No Absent/Recused
Motion To: That item #4 be tabled and that the Ward Councilor host a public consultation with the goal of making necessary changes to ultimately enhance acceptance of the boundary expansion, in addition to other consultations, as required.
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S. Moffatt
E. El-Chantiry
D. Chernushenko
S. Blais
M. Taylor
B. Monette
J. Harder
K. Egli
D. Deans
A. Hubley
J. Watson

ITEM: OTTAWA 2017 - 2017 CONSTITUENCY SERVICES BUDGETS

Motion Yes No Absent/Recused
Motion To: That the Finance and Economic Development Committee recommend Council approve that Members of Council be permitted to set aside up to $5000 of their 2017 Constituency Services Budgets to establish ward-based Ottawa 2017 Community Events Funds.
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S. Moffatt
E. El-Chantiry
D. Chernushenko
S. Blais
M. Taylor
B. Monette
J. Harder
K. Egli
D. Deans
A. Hubley
J. Watson

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Committee Members:
Name Last Email Phone
Stephen Blais stephen.blais@ottawa.ca 613-580-2489
David Chernushenko david.chernushenko@ottawa.ca 613-580-2487
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
Jan Harder jan.harder@ottawa.ca 613-580-2473
Allan Hubley allan.hubley@ottawa.ca 613-580-2752
Scott Moffatt scott.moffatt@ottawa.ca 613-580-2491
Bob Monette bob.monette@ottawa.ca 613-580-2471
Mark Taylor mark.taylor@ottawa.ca 613-580-2477