Motion To: WHEREAS the report was considered and carried by Planning Committee at its meeting of 24 April 2018; and, WHEREAS the City wishes to support the efforts of the Prime Ministers’ Row initiative; and, WHEREAS the City has the legal authority under the Ontario Heritage Act to require a commemoration as a condition of approval of new construction; and, WHEREAS commemorating the building at 231 Cobourg Street is not subject to the Commemorative Naming Policy for Municipal Parks, Streets and Facilities because it is privately-owned. THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that Council require the owner, as a condition of approval of the new construction, to bear the costs of physically commemorating the historic significance of the building to be demolished at 231 Cobourg Street as it relates to Lester B. Pearson’s work as Minister of External Affairs from 1955 to 1958 in consultation with representatives of Prime Ministers’ Row and to the satisfaction of the Manager of Right of Way, Herita
Absent/RecusedJ. Mitic (a)
J. Watson (a)
Vote recorded from City Council on 2018-05-09 regarding agenda item APPLICATION TO PERMIT THE DEMOLITION OF THE UGANDAN HIGH COMMISSION, 231 COBOURG STREET, A PROPERTY LOCATED IN THE WILBROD LAURIER HERITAGE CONSERVATION DISTRICT AND APPLICATION FOR NEW CONSTRUCTION ON THE SAME SITE.