Motion To: That the rules of procedure be suspended to consider this motion at today’s meeting, as the appointment of Dr. Thierry Mesana is being made this morning; WHEREAS the University of Ottawa Heart Institute is Canada's largest and foremost cardiovascular health centre; and WHEREAS the University of Ottawa Heart Institute has been recognized as a world leader in provision cardiovascular health care and research; and WHEREAS Dr. Robert Roberts has served Ottawa with distinction as the CEO of the University of Ottawa Heart Institute since 2004; and WHEREAS Dr. Thierry Mesana, Cardiac Surgeon and former Chief of the Division of Cardiac Surgery has this morning been appointed the new President and CEO of the University of Ottawa Heart Institute; THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that the City of Ottawa formally acknowledge and thank Dr. Roberts for his dedicated service to our community; BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that the City of Ottawa congratulate Dr. Mesana on his appointment and invite him to address City Cou
Absent/RecusedS. Desroches (a)
K. Hobbs (a)
Vote recorded from City Council on 2013-09-11 regarding agenda item MOTIONS REQUIRING SUSPENSION OF THE RULES OF PROCEDURE.