Motion To: BE IT RESOLVED That the Rules of Procedure be suspended to consider the following motion, as it is the final meeting of the 2014-2018 Term of Council: WHEREAS Mario Poirier was the informal Guardian of Beaverpond Park for more than 20 years, installing protective wire fencing around trees to protect them from beavers with assistance from members of the Ottawa Duck Club, keeping the park clean and leading groups to learn about the environment of the area; and WHEREAS Mario collaborated with City of Ottawa Foresters to create an arboretum in Beaverpond Park by identifying existing trees and arranging for plantings of missing trees as well as attaching numbers to the trees for identification purposes; and WHEREAS Mario created a chart naming 44 species of trees in English, French and Latin and made it available on the Ottawa Duck Club website so that anyone could access the information; and WHEREAS Mario assisted Councillor Marianne Wilkinson in providing a sign at the park pro

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
J. Watson
S. Qadri
K. Egli
D. Deans
T. Tierney
J. Leiper
A. Hubley
C. McKenney
T. Nussbaum
M. Qaqish
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Vote recorded from City Council on 2018-11-28 regarding agenda item MOTIONS REQUIRING SUSPENSION OF THE RULES OF PROCEDURE.

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