Motion To: WHEREAS: City Council has heard from the public that Ottawa residents are becoming increasingly frustrated with the lack of public toilets in this city and the lack of public toilets disproportionately affects our most vulnerable citizens, including seniors; and WHEREAS Canadian demographics indicate that seniors are one of the fastest growing population groups in our communities with nationwide projections that by 2036, their numbers will represent 24.5% or 9.8 million citizens; and WHEREAS increasing access to public washrooms serves to make Ottawa a more inclusive and caring city; and WHEREAS accessible public toilets can be provided for $600 each, and staff has advised that accessible, portable toilets could be installed at 10 additional parks in 2018 within existing budgets and without having a negative impact on current programs; THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that City Council direct the General Manager of Recreation, Cultural and Facility Services to add accessible, portab

S. Moffatt
R. Chiarelli
E. El-Chantiry
D. Chernushenko
S. Blais
M. Fleury
M. Taylor
B. Monette
J. Harder
J. Cloutier
R. Brockington
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
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Vote recorded from City Council on 2017-12-13 regarding agenda item 2018 DRAFT OPERATING AND CAPITAL BUDGETS.

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