Motion To: WHEREAS at the Council meeting of March 25, 2020, Council declared the seat for Ward 19 (Cumberland) vacant, as required by Section 262 of the Municipal Act, 2001, and Section 263 of the Municipal Act, 2001 requires that within 60 days of declaring the Office vacant, Council shall either appoint a new Member, or pass a by-law requiring a by-election to be held in accordance with the Municipal Elections Act, 1996; and WHEREAS at the Council meeting of March 25, 2020, Councillors Darouze, Luloff and Dudas were designated to assist with matters related to Ward 19 (Cumberland) and will continue to serve the community of Ward 19 (Cumberland) until a new Councillor is sworn in and takes Office; and WHEREAS the Order issued by the Province as Regulation 73/20 suspends the 60 day period of time in Section 263 of the Municipal Act, 2001 for Council to make a decision to either appoint or elect, and provides discretion to Council, as decision-maker, to defer their decision to appoint
Absent/RecusedR. Chiarelli (a)
D. Deans (a)
Vote recorded from City Council on 2020-04-22 regarding agenda item WARD 19 (CUMBERLAND) - VACANCY OPTIONS.