Motion To: That City Council approve that the Rules of Procedure be suspended to consider the following motion as the due date for final tax bill is June 20, 2019 and it is recommended that residents impacted by the flooding event receive notice of the option to defer their taxes before that date; WHEREAS several low-lying areas within the City of Ottawa have been directly impacted by flooding in late April and early May as a result of higher water levels in the Ottawa Waterways; and WHEREAS section 342 of the Municipal Act, 2001 permits the municipality to establish different property tax installment due dates in the year, and the due date for instalment for final property taxes for 2019 is currently June 20, 2019 pursuant to section 3 of By-law 2019-45 which sets the instalment due dates for property taxes; WHEREAS the City Treasurer, in consultation with the Manager, Security and Emergency Management, will identify properties impacted by flooding located primarily in, but not limite
Absent/RecusedE. El-Chantiry (a)
J. Watson (a)
Vote recorded from City Council on 2019-05-08 regarding agenda item UPDATE ON FLOOD 2019 EMERGENCY RESPONSE.