Motion To: WHEREAS on March 12, 2018, William ‘Bill’ Teron, fondly known as the “Father of Kanata,” passed away at the age of 85; and WHEREAS Bill was a visionary, developer, designer and builder, philanthropist, arts lover, and senior public servant whose work and influence can be found throughout Ottawa; and WHEREAS Bill is particularly well-known for putting together a land holding of more than 3,000 acres to create a new satellite city in March Township in an area holding only a few farm houses. He designed a full City with Town Centre, places of employment, schools, churches, shopping areas and a Town Centre all incorporated within open space and connection to nature before the first home was constructed. His first housing community, Beaverbrook, set an example of a “garden city” that successfully integrated residential home design with the natural environment and served as fertile grounds for future communities, business incubation and civic growth; and WHEREAS Bill w
Absent/RecusedJ. Mitic (a)
Vote recorded from City Council on 2018-04-25 regarding agenda item MOTIONS REQUIRING SUSPENSION OF THE RULES OF PROCEDURE.