Motion To: WHEREAS at its meeting of June 27, 2018, a motion has been brought forward requesting that staff implement interim measures to accommodate west end suburban residents who wish to drive to a municipal park parking lot inside the greenbelt, park their vehicle for the day, and cycle to work, and Council referred this issue to the Transportation Committee for consideration; and WHEREAS encouraging residents to cycle to work instead of driving, even if it is for only part of their journey, is supportive of the City’s goal of increasing cycling mode share; and WHEREAS park parking lots are provided for the exclusive use of park users; and WHEREAS the zoning for parks and recreation facilities generally does not allow parking for non-ancillary uses; and WHEREAS restrictions on parking are an important mechanism for ensuring that parking priority is maintained for facility users; and WHEREAS removal of parking restrictions could lead to the growth in unauthorized use of municipal

S. Moffatt
D. Chernushenko
M. Fleury
B. Monette
G. Darouze
S. Qadri
K. Egli
D. Deans
C. McKenney
M. Qaqish
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Vote recorded from Transportation Committee on 2018-08-15 regarding agenda item PARKING SPACES TO ACCOMMODATE CAR/CYCLISTS.

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