Motion To: WHEREAS St. Elias Lebanese Antiochan Orthodox Parish on Ridgewood Avenue would like to install up to three commemorative blades on Ridgewood Avenue in honour of renowned Lebanese poet Gibran Khalil Gibran (1883-1931); and WHEREAS the parish recently dedicated a statue to Gibran Khalil Gibran on their property, and a number of other jurisdictions in North America have dedicated streets or other public places in his honour; and WHEREAS Ridgewood Avenue would not be re-named, but rather commemorative blades designed and installed for installation on the street sign posts between Riverside Drive and Springland Drive, similar in appearance to those installed in other areas of the City including, but not limited, to Little Italy and Chinatown; and WHEREAS, given the street is not being re-named, this initiative does not fall within the parameters of the Commemorative Naming Program; and WHEREAS these commemorative blades to do not fall within the criteria of the City’s Tourism a

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Vote recorded from City Council on 2019-06-12 regarding agenda item NOTICES OF MOTION (FOR CONSIDERATION AT SUBSEQUENT MEETING).

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