Motion To: WHEREAS the Preston Street Business Improvement Area (BIA) will host the annual Ottawa Italian Week from June 8th to 18th, 2017, with a street oriented festival beginning on June 16th, 2017; AND WHEREAS many of the Ottawa Italian Week Festival activities of June 16th, 2017, will be happening outdoors on Preston Street; AND WHEREAS the BIA has requested the closure of Preston Street between Laurel Street and Carling Avenue, from 4:00 p.m. Friday, June 16th to 1:00 a.m. Saturday, June 17th, 2017, to increase the safety and security of the area; 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 Preston Street from Laurel Street to Carling Avenue from 4:00 p.m. on Friday, June 16th to 1:00 a.m. on Saturday, June 17th, 2017, for the Ottawa Italian Week Festival, providing it meets the requirements, conditions and approval of
Absent/RecusedR. Chiarelli (a)
J. Mitic (a)
Vote recorded from City Council on 2017-05-10 regarding agenda item MOTIONS OF WHICH NOTICE HAS BEEN PREVIOUSLY GIVEN.