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Item/File Ext.
national anthem
announcements/ceremonial activities
recognition - mayor's city builder award
roll call
confirmation of minutes
confirmation of the minutes of the regular council meeting of 8 may 2019.
OCCdraftminutes13EN2019doc
OCCdraftminutes13FR2019doc
declarations of interest including those originally arising from prior meetings
communications
the following communications were received
amo's initial review of bill 107, the getting ontario moving act, 2019 and bill 108, the more homes, more choices act, 2019
review - Bill 107, Bill 108.docx
another budget shoe drops today
AMO - Another Budget Shoe drops today.docx
ontario budget bulletin #3
3docx
memorandum from the general manager and city treasurer, corporate services department, with respect to debenture by-law 2019-122
from Treasurer re Debenture Bylaw 2019-122.docx
submission received from students and staff of sir guy carleton secondary school containing the names of 161 individuals in support of a ban for plastic bags in ottawa, and requiring retailers to provide compostable bags in place of plastic for consumers for a fee.
regrets
update on flood 2019 emergency response and transition to recovery
city clerk and solicitor
status update - council inquiries and motions for the period ending may 17, 2019
Report - Outstanding Council Inquiries, Motions and Directions - May 2019.pdf
Document 2 - Outstanding Motions and Directions - Departmental Log May 17.pdf
municipal accommodation tax update
Report - Municipal Accommodation Tax Update FINAL.docx
Minute Extract.docx
montr'al road community improvement plan
Report - Montreal Rd CIP (EN).docx
Report - Montreal Rd CIP (FR).docx
Minute Extract.docx
Document 2.docx
Document 3 - CIP Analysis.pdf
tentative collective agreement with international alliance of theatrical stage employees, moving picture technicians, artists and allied crafts, local 471 (iatse) - in camera - reporting out date: upon ratification of the agreement
Minute Extract.docx
development charges - 2720 richmond road
English Report - Development Charges - 2720 Richmond Road
French Report - Development Charges - 2720 Richmond Road
Document 1_DC complaint.pdf
Planning Committee EXTRACT OF DRAFT MINUTES
Possibly related devapp: D07-12-12-0137
Possibly related devapp: D07-12-18-0007
2019 development charges background studies and by-laws
DC Background Studies and By-laws_English Report
DC Background Studies and By-laws_French Report
Planning Committee EXTRACT OF DRAFT MINUTES
bulk consent agenda
finance and economic development committee report 4
2018 - procurement year in review
Report - 2018 Procurement Year in Review.docx
Document 1 - 2018 Consolidated DOA Summary.pdf
Document 2 - 2018 Annual PWR Report-AODA.pdf
Document 3 - 2018 Annual Commodity Price Hedging Report.pdf
Document 4 - 2018 P3 Report Update-AODAfinal.pdf
Document 5 - Delegation of Authority for the period January 1, 2018 to June 30, 2018-AODA.pdf
Document 6 - Delegation of Authority for the period July 1, 2018 to December 31, 2018-AODA.pdf
2019 operating and capital budget - q1 status report
Report - Q1 2019 Capital and Operating Budget.docx
Document 1 - Operating Results Summary March 31, 2019.pdf
Document 2 - 2019 Q1 Compensation Summary.pdf
Document 3 - 2019 Q1 Capital Works-In-Progress.pdf
Document 4 - Budget Adjustments and Transfers.pdf
conservation authorities - 2019 levies
Report - 2019 Conservation Authority Levies.docx
Document 1 - 2019 Levies Summary.pdf
2018 report on french language services
Report - FLS (EN).docx
Report - FLS (FR).docx
delegation of authority by-law - section 5 - reporting requirement - insurance renewal
Report - Insurance Renewal.docx
appointment to the downtown rideau business improvement area
Report - Downtown Rideau BIA Appt.docx
bells corners community improvement plan application - 2165 robertson road
Report - Bells Corners CIP.docx
Possibly related devapp: D07-12-18-0205
brownfield grant program application, unaddressed property on innes road
Report - BGPA Innes Rd.docx
planning committee report 7
zoning by-law amendment - 2480 walkley road
ReportZoning2480 Walkley Road.docx
Planning Committee EXTRACT OF DRAFT MINUTES
Summary of Submissions_Zoning_2480 Walkley.docx
Possibly related devapp: D02-02-19-0007
Possibly related devapp: D07-12-19-0006
zoning by-law amendment - 95 kayenta street
Report - Zoning By-Law Amendment - 95 Kayenta Street
Planning Committee EXTRACT OF DRAFT MINUTES
Possibly related devapp: D02-02-19-0018
city clerk and solicitor
summary of oral and written public submissions for items subject to the planning act 'explanation requirements' at the city council meeting of may 8, 2019
Report -Summary of Submissions - Planning Matters approved May 8, 2019.pdf
Document 1 - Summary_Zoning_348_350 Winona_ACS2019-PIE-PS-0034.pdf
Document 2 - Summary_Zoning_3285 Borrisokane_ACS2019-PIE-PS-0038.pdf
motions of which notice has been previously given
motions requiring suspension of the rules of procedure
notices of motion (for consideration at subsequent meeting)
notice of intent from the ottawa community housing corporation to hold the annual general meeting of the shareholder at the council meeting scheduled for june 12, 2019.
inquiries

Votes

ITEM: MONTR'AL ROAD COMMUNITY IMPROVEMENT PLAN

Motion Yes No Absent/Recused
Motion To: WHEREAS the report for the Montreal Road Community Improvement Plan details plans to stimulate urban renewal and vitality in Vanier along the traditional main street of Montreal Road; and WHEREAS in the Background and Legislative Context section there is the following paragraph: “The Building Better Revitalized Neighbourhoods (BBRN) initiative began in 2016 with studies in the Heatherington and Vanier South-Overbrook communities, focused on engaging key stakeholders to discover what is already working in each of the neighbourhoods and to identify the priorities and opportunities for revitalization. In December 2017, Council approved the Vanier South-Overbrook Neighbourhood Revitalization Strategy, now branded “Vision Vanier”. Several different initiatives are under this umbrella, to ensure projects move forward in a coordinated manner. In addition to the BBRN Vanier Revitalization Strategy (subject to Council direction and funding), Vanier Cultural Revitalization, Vani
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R. Chiarelli
E. El-Chantiry
S. Blais
M. Fleury
J. Harder
J. Cloutier
R. Brockington
G. Darouze
J. Watson
M. Luloff
J. Sudds
A. Hubley
G. Gower
J. Leiper
K. Egli
D. Deans
T. Tierney
L. Dudas
C. Meehan
S. Menard
C. McKenney
T. Kavanagh
R. King
S. Moffatt (a)

ITEM: TENTATIVE COLLECTIVE AGREEMENT WITH INTERNATIONAL ALLIANCE OF THEATRICAL STAGE EMPLOYEES, MOVING PICTURE TECHNICIANS, ARTISTS AND ALLIED CRAFTS, LOCAL 471 (IATSE) - IN CAMERA - REPORTING OUT DATE: UPON RATIFICATION OF THE AGREEMENT

Motion Yes No Absent/Recused
Motion To: THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED THAT City Council ratify the proposal for a one-year renewal of the IATSE collective agreement; and That the terms of the proposal be made public once ratified by the IATSE membership.
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R. Chiarelli
E. El-Chantiry
S. Blais
M. Fleury
J. Harder
J. Cloutier
R. Brockington
G. Darouze
J. Watson
M. Luloff
J. Sudds
A. Hubley
G. Gower
J. Leiper
K. Egli
D. Deans
T. Tierney
L. Dudas
C. Meehan
S. Menard
C. McKenney
T. Kavanagh
R. King
S. Moffatt (a)

ITEM: DEVELOPMENT CHARGES - 2720 RICHMOND ROAD

Motion Yes No Absent/Recused
Motion To: That Council allow the development charges complaint in respect of 2720 Richmond Road in part and, of the $27,407.03 paid in Education Development Charges and of the $367,356.34 paid in Municipal Development Charges, authorize the refund of $10,155.88 in Education Development Charges and $136,126.64 in Municipal Development Charges.
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R. Chiarelli
E. El-Chantiry
S. Blais
J. Harder
J. Cloutier
R. Brockington
G. Darouze
J. Watson
M. Luloff
J. Sudds
A. Hubley
G. Gower
K. Egli
D. Deans
T. Tierney
L. Dudas
C. Meehan
S. Menard
R. King
M. Fleury
J. Leiper
C. McKenney
T. Kavanagh
S. Moffatt (a)

ITEM: 2019 DEVELOPMENT CHARGES BACKGROUND STUDIES AND BY-LAWS

Motion Yes No Absent/Recused
Motion To: WHEREAS a letter has been received from the Fernbank Landowners Group requesting further discussions with respect to the possibility of a development charge background study being conducted for an area specific charge for Robert Grant Avenue and related works; THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that Recommendation 17 be referred to the General Manager, Planning, Infrastructure and Economic Department for further review.
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R. Chiarelli
E. El-Chantiry
S. Blais
M. Fleury
J. Harder
J. Cloutier
R. Brockington
G. Darouze
J. Watson
M. Luloff
J. Sudds
A. Hubley
G. Gower
J. Leiper
K. Egli
D. Deans
T. Tierney
L. Dudas
C. Meehan
S. Menard
C. McKenney
T. Kavanagh
R. King
S. Moffatt (a)
Motion To: WHEREAS there has been further consideration with respect to two parks (Grande Allée and Forecourt) to be constructed at the former Oblats property (175 Main Street); and WHEREAS the developer has agreed in its subdivision agreement with the City to provide $555,350 towards park construction; and WHEREAS in addition to the $555,350, the developer is agreeable to the lands being subject to the Inside the Greenbelt Parks Component of the development charge; THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that 1. The current Schedule “R” (being the lands at 175 Main Street) be deleted from the draft development charges by-law, including subsection 5(7) such that these lands shall be subject to the parks component of the development charge. 2. The Grande Allée and Forecourt Parks be included as development charge projects in the background study in accordance with Attachment 1 to this motion. 3. The remaining Schedule in the draft by-law be renumbered accordingly.
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R. Chiarelli
E. El-Chantiry
S. Blais
M. Fleury
J. Harder
J. Cloutier
R. Brockington
G. Darouze
J. Watson
M. Luloff
J. Sudds
A. Hubley
G. Gower
J. Leiper
K. Egli
D. Deans
T. Tierney
L. Dudas
C. Meehan
S. Menard
C. McKenney
T. Kavanagh
R. King
S. Moffatt (a)
Motion To: WHEREAS in calculating the Park Development rates following the release of the 2019 Development Charge Background Study certain parks development items were excluded from the calculation of development charges rates, specifically (a) the 50% post-benefit period shares for urban park projects occurring over the 2025-2029 benefitting period, and (b) adjustment for $1.1 million in the Inside the Greenbelt Parks Development development charge reserve fund. AND WHEREAS the City’s consultant has calculated revised development charges that will result from these adjustments . THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that Schedules “B” and “C” of the Development Charge Background Study dated March 15, 2019 and the City-Wide 2019 Development Charges By-law be amended to include, in respect of the Inside the Greenbelt parks component of the development charge, the 50% post-benefit period shares for urban park projects occurring over the 2025-2029 benefitting period and an adjustment for the
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R. Chiarelli
E. El-Chantiry
S. Blais
M. Fleury
J. Harder
J. Cloutier
R. Brockington
G. Darouze
J. Watson
M. Luloff
J. Sudds
A. Hubley
G. Gower
J. Leiper
K. Egli
D. Deans
T. Tierney
L. Dudas
C. Meehan
S. Menard
C. McKenney
T. Kavanagh
R. King
S. Moffatt (a)
Motion To: WHEREAS it is appropriate that dwelling rooms be subject to the same development charge rate as bachelor or one-bedroom apartments; THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that the draft Development Charge By-law be amended such that dwelling rooms, subject to the provisions of 4 (3) through 4 (7), inclusive, (grandparenting of projects with site plan approval, nursing homes and similar development, buildings which contains three or more residential units, where each unit has a single entrance and contains between not less than 2 but no more than 4 bedrooms) pay the rate established for an apartment with less than two bedrooms.
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R. Chiarelli
M. Fleury
G. Gower
J. Leiper
K. Egli
D. Deans
S. Menard
C. McKenney
T. Kavanagh
R. King
E. El-Chantiry
S. Blais
J. Harder
J. Cloutier
R. Brockington
G. Darouze
J. Watson
M. Luloff
J. Sudds
A. Hubley
T. Tierney
L. Dudas
C. Meehan
S. Moffatt (a)
Motion To: BE IT RESOLVED that, pursuant to the Development Charges Act, subsection 12(3) Council determines that a further public meeting is not necessary.
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R. Chiarelli
E. El-Chantiry
S. Blais
M. Fleury
J. Harder
J. Cloutier
R. Brockington
G. Darouze
J. Watson
M. Luloff
J. Sudds
A. Hubley
G. Gower
J. Leiper
K. Egli
D. Deans
T. Tierney
L. Dudas
C. Meehan
S. Menard
C. McKenney
T. Kavanagh
R. King
S. Moffatt (a)
Motion To: WHEREAS the Development Charge calculations and Background Study have been amended through the recommendations and motions adopted by Council; THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that Recommendation 1 and 2 be amended to Read: 1. That the development charge calculations contained within the Development Charges Background Study dated March 15, 2019 and the Area-Specific Background Study for Individual Stormwater Management Ponds and Drainage Systems dated March 15, 2019 be adjusted based on the Summary of Adjustments contained in Document 1, as amended by the recommendations and motions adopted by Council; 2. The Development Charges Background Study, dated March 15, 2019, and the Area-Specific Background Study for Individual Stormwater Management Ponds and Drainage Systems, dated March 15, 2019, and the by-law changes as set forth in Document 7, as amended by the recommendations and motions adopted by Council.
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R. Chiarelli
E. El-Chantiry
S. Blais
M. Fleury
J. Harder
J. Cloutier
R. Brockington
G. Darouze
J. Watson
M. Luloff
J. Sudds
A. Hubley
G. Gower
J. Leiper
K. Egli
D. Deans
T. Tierney
L. Dudas
C. Meehan
S. Menard
C. McKenney
T. Kavanagh
R. King
S. Moffatt (a)

ITEM:

Motion Yes No Absent/Recused
Motion To: WHEREAS the City is rebuilding parts of Ashburn Drive, Hogan Street, Wigan Drive and Ness Street this summer; and WHEREAS the City's front yard parking by-law and private approach by-law is normally enforced only on a complaint-driven basis; and WHEREAS there has not been complaints with respect to non-compliant driveways (private approaches) or front-yard parking in this area; and WHEREAS the area residents support providing relief for residents with existing driveways (private approaches) while acknowledging that any future driveways (private approaches) and front-yard parking must be in accordance with City by-laws. THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that in respect of the rebuilding of Ashburn Drive, Hogan Street, Wigan Drive and Ness Street that private approaches be reinstated as they were immediately prior to the reconstruction of these streets.
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R. Chiarelli
E. El-Chantiry
S. Blais
J. Cloutier
R. Brockington
J. Watson
M. Luloff
J. Sudds
G. Gower
J. Leiper
K. Egli
D. Deans
T. Tierney
L. Dudas
C. Meehan
S. Menard
C. McKenney
T. Kavanagh
R. King
M. Fleury
S. Moffatt (a)
J. Harder (a)
G. Darouze (a)
A. Hubley (a)
Motion To: WHEREAS according to the Public Health Agency of Canada and the Canadian Medical Association Journal, Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) is one of the most common developmental disabilities in Canada with 1 in 66 children diagnosed and approximately 1% of the Canadian population affected by ASD, which means there are approximately 100,000 Ontarians on the autism spectrum; and, WHEREAS ASD is a life-long neurological disorder that affects the way a person communicates and relates to the people and world around them; and, WHEREAS the Provincial Government introduced new service delivery approaches intended to address waitlists for treatment and other challenges within the existing ASD support system in February; and, WHEREAS considerable concerns have been expressed about these funding and program changes by a broad variety of stakeholders in the City of Ottawa including physicians, educators, therapists, clinicians, parents; and, WHEREAS these concerns speak to such matters as th
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E. El-Chantiry
S. Blais
M. Fleury
J. Cloutier
R. Brockington
J. Watson
M. Luloff
J. Sudds
G. Gower
J. Leiper
K. Egli
D. Deans
T. Tierney
L. Dudas
C. Meehan
S. Menard
C. McKenney
T. Kavanagh
R. King
R. Chiarelli
S. Moffatt (a)
J. Harder (a)
G. Darouze (a)
A. Hubley (a)

ITEM: MOTIONS OF WHICH NOTICE HAS BEEN PREVIOUSLY GIVEN

Motion Yes No Absent/Recused
Motion To: WHEREAS the City is rebuilding parts of Ashburn Drive, Hogan Street, Wigan Drive and Ness Street this summer; and WHEREAS the City's front yard parking by-law and private approach by-law is normally enforced only on a complaint-driven basis; and WHEREAS there has not been complaints with respect to non-compliant driveways (private approaches) or front-yard parking in this area; and WHEREAS the area residents support providing relief for residents with existing driveways (private approaches) while acknowledging that any future driveways (private approaches) and front-yard parking must be in accordance with City by-laws. THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that in respect of the rebuilding of Ashburn Drive, Hogan Street, Wigan Drive and Ness Street that private approaches be reinstated as they were immediately prior to the reconstruction of these streets.
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R. Chiarelli
E. El-Chantiry
S. Blais
J. Cloutier
R. Brockington
J. Watson
M. Luloff
J. Sudds
G. Gower
J. Leiper
K. Egli
D. Deans
T. Tierney
L. Dudas
C. Meehan
S. Menard
C. McKenney
T. Kavanagh
R. King
M. Fleury
S. Moffatt (a)
J. Harder (a)
G. Darouze (a)
A. Hubley (a)
Motion To: WHEREAS according to the Public Health Agency of Canada and the Canadian Medical Association Journal, Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) is one of the most common developmental disabilities in Canada with 1 in 66 children diagnosed and approximately 1% of the Canadian population affected by ASD, which means there are approximately 100,000 Ontarians on the autism spectrum; and, WHEREAS ASD is a life-long neurological disorder that affects the way a person communicates and relates to the people and world around them; and, WHEREAS the Provincial Government introduced new service delivery approaches intended to address waitlists for treatment and other challenges within the existing ASD support system in February; and, WHEREAS considerable concerns have been expressed about these funding and program changes by a broad variety of stakeholders in the City of Ottawa including physicians, educators, therapists, clinicians, parents; and, WHEREAS these concerns speak to such matters as th
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E. El-Chantiry
S. Blais
M. Fleury
J. Cloutier
R. Brockington
J. Watson
M. Luloff
J. Sudds
G. Gower
J. Leiper
K. Egli
D. Deans
T. Tierney
L. Dudas
C. Meehan
S. Menard
C. McKenney
T. Kavanagh
R. King
R. Chiarelli
S. Moffatt (a)
J. Harder (a)
G. Darouze (a)
A. Hubley (a)

ITEM: MOTIONS REQUIRING SUSPENSION OF THE RULES OF PROCEDURE

Motion Yes No Absent/Recused
Motion To: That the Rules of Procedure be suspended to consider the following motion in order to submit an expression of interest for participation in the AMO Health Task Force and other intergovernmental working groups related to public health as soon as possible, in anticipation of impending significant provincial changes to public health in Ontario; WHEREAS the Province of Ontario is undertaking a Provincial Health Modernization initiative involving significant changes to the structure and funding of Public Health units in Ontario; and WHEREAS the Association of Municipalities of Ontario (AMO) Health Task Force is a representative group of municipal elected officials and senior staff from across Ontario established for the purpose of informing AMO’s advocacy strategy and positions on health policy issues in Ontario; and WHEREAS since its inception in 2016 until 2018 the City of Ottawa had representation on this Task Force, with former City Councillor Mark Taylor previously serving
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R. Chiarelli
E. El-Chantiry
S. Blais
M. Fleury
J. Cloutier
R. Brockington
J. Watson
M. Luloff
J. Sudds
G. Gower
J. Leiper
K. Egli
D. Deans
T. Tierney
L. Dudas
C. Meehan
S. Menard
C. McKenney
T. Kavanagh
R. King
S. Moffatt (a)
J. Harder (a)
G. Darouze (a)
A. Hubley (a)
Motion To: That the Rules of Procedure be suspended to consider the following motion as Seniors’ month will begin prior to the next City Council meeting. WHEREAS Canadian demographics indicate that seniors are one of the fastest growing population groups in our communities; AND WHEREAS according to the 2016 census from Statistics Canada, 144,140 seniors (aged 65 and over) reside in the City of Ottawa, making up 15.4% of the total Ottawa population and it is expected that by the year 2031, more than one in five residents living in Ottawa will be over the age of 65; AND WHEREAS the City of Ottawa has benefited from the many tireless hours of volunteer work and leadership generously donated by local senior citizens; AND WHEREAS senior citizens have helped to build our communities through active living, shared knowledge, and a diversity of experiences; AND WHEREAS the month of June is recognized by the Province of Ontario as Seniors’ Month; THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED THAT Ottawa City Cou
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R. Chiarelli
E. El-Chantiry
S. Blais
M. Fleury
J. Cloutier
R. Brockington
J. Watson
M. Luloff
J. Sudds
G. Gower
J. Leiper
K. Egli
D. Deans
T. Tierney
L. Dudas
C. Meehan
S. Menard
C. McKenney
T. Kavanagh
R. King
S. Moffatt (a)
J. Harder (a)
G. Darouze (a)
A. Hubley (a)
Motion To: That the Rules of Procedure be suspended to consider the following motion, as the event takes place the day after the next City Council meeting. WHEREAS Apartment 613 is a not-for-profit organization running an anniversary event to promote arts and culture in Ottawa. The event features an outdoor patio and a local food truck; and, WHEREAS the Apartment 613 anniversary event is to occur on Thursday, June 13, 2019; and WHEREAS Laurel Street, from Breezehill Avenue North to 35 Laurel Street (a point 100m east of Breezehill Avenue North) is required to be closed to accommodate the event and on-street event set-up; and WHEREAS the on-street event set-up will commence at 3:00 p.m. on Thursday, June 13, 2019 and the event will begin operation at 4:00 p.m. on Thursday, June 13, 2019; and WHEREAS the City of Ottawa’s Special Events on City Streets By-law (2001-260) prohibits road closures before 6:00 p.m. Monday to Friday; THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that Council approve the road clos
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R. Chiarelli
E. El-Chantiry
S. Blais
M. Fleury
J. Cloutier
R. Brockington
J. Watson
M. Luloff
J. Sudds
G. Gower
J. Leiper
K. Egli
D. Deans
T. Tierney
L. Dudas
C. Meehan
S. Menard
C. McKenney
T. Kavanagh
R. King
S. Moffatt (a)
J. Harder (a)
G. Darouze (a)
A. Hubley (a)

ITEM: NOTICES OF MOTION (FOR CONSIDERATION AT SUBSEQUENT MEETING)

Motion Yes No Absent/Recused
Motion To: WHEREAS the Bank Street Business Improvement Area (BIA) will host the annual Glow Fair Music Light Art event; AND WHEREAS many of the Glow Fair activities will be happening outdoors on Bank Street and Gloucester Street, including a main stage for performances; AND WHEREAS the BIA has requested the closure of Bank Street from Laurier Avenue to Gladstone Avenue, and Gloucester Street from O’Connor Street to Bank Street, on the third weekend of June (annually) to increase the safety and security of the area. The road closure will begin at 1:00 p.m. on Friday and end at 6:00 a.m. on Sunday; AND WHEREAS the City of Ottawa’s Special Events on City Roads (2001-260) By-law prohibits road closures before 6:00 p.m. Monday to Friday; THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that Council approve the road closure for Bank Street from Laurier Avenue to Gladstone Avenue, and Gloucester Street from O’Connor Street to Bank Street. The road closure will take place on the third weekend of June from 1:00
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Motion To: WHEREAS a bicyclist was killed in the painted bike lane on Laurier Avenue outside City Hall on Thursday May 16, 2019; and, WHEREAS this fatality occurred nine days after a bicyclist was seriously injured on Parkdale Avenue; and, WHEREAS this most recent death occured five months after bicyclist Jenfung Wu was killed on the Sir John A. Macdonald Parkway: and, WHEREAS approximately two cyclists and nearly six pedestrians are killed each year on Ottawa’s streets, and dozens more injured, many severely; and, WHEREAS there is ample evidence of the infrastructure interventions that municipalities can implement to reduce or eliminate road deaths and serious injury in the event of collisions; and, Wheareas no road deaths or catastrophic injury are acceptable; and WHEREAS municipalities worldwide have adopted Vision Zero policies that set out that no road deaths are acceptable in those jurisdictions, with commitments to investigate road deaths that do occur and implement the measur
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Motion To: THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED THAT City Council, through the Mayor, ask the Federal and Provincial governments to conduct a formal investigation into the flooding events of 2017 and 2019 that affected communities along the Ottawa River, including the City of Ottawa.
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R. Chiarelli
E. El-Chantiry
S. Blais
M. Fleury
J. Cloutier
R. Brockington
J. Watson
M. Luloff
J. Sudds
G. Gower
J. Leiper
K. Egli
D. Deans
T. Tierney
L. Dudas
C. Meehan
S. Menard
C. McKenney
T. Kavanagh
R. King
S. Moffatt (a)
J. Harder (a)
G. Darouze (a)
A. Hubley (a)
Motion To: BE IT RESOLVED that WHEREAS a bicyclist was killed in the painted bike lane on Laurier Avenue outside City Hall on Thursday May 16, 2019; and, WHEREAS this fatality occurred nine days after a bicyclist was catastrophically injured on Parkdale Avenue; and, WHEREAS this most recent death occured five months after bicyclist Jenfung Wu was killed on the Sir John A. Macdonald Parkway: and, WHEREAS approximately two cyclists and nearly six pedestrians are killed each year on Ottawa’s streets, and dozens more injured, many severely; and, WHEREAS there is ample evidence of the infrastructure interventions that municipalities can implement to reduce or eliminate road deaths and serious injury in the event of collisions; and, WHEREAS no road deaths or catastrophic injury are acceptable; and WHEREAS dedicated, segregated cycling infrastructure is critical to protecting the lives of cyclists; and, WHEREAS dedicated, segregated cycling infrastructure is key to achieving the modal share
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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 613-580-2486
David Chernushenko david.chernushenko@ottawa.ca 613-580-2487
Rick Chiarelli rick.chiarelli@ottawa.ca 613-580-2478
Jean Cloutier jean.cloutier@ottawa.ca 613-580-2488
George Darouze george.darouze@ottawa.ca 613-580-2490
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 613-580-2485
Catherine McKenney catherine.mckenney@ottawa.ca 613-580-2484
Jody Mitic jody.mitic@ottawa.ca 613-580-2472
Scott Moffatt scott.moffatt@ottawa.ca 613-580-2491
Bob Monette bob.monette@ottawa.ca 613-580-2471
Tobi Nussbaum tobi.nussbaum@ottawa.ca 613-580-2483
Shad Qadri shad.qadri@ottawa.ca 613-580-2476
Michael Qaqish michael.qaqish@ottawa.ca 613-580-2751
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