Motion To: WHEREAS, effective July 1st, 2016, the Planning Act, as amended by Bill 73, the Smart Growth for Our Communities Act, 2015, requires that particular municipalities, including the City of Ottawa, establish a Planning Advisory Committee (“PAC”) as described in the report titled, “2014-2018 Mid-term Governance Review” (ACS2016-CCS-GEN-0024); and WHEREAS on June 22nd, 2016, City Council approved Motion No. 34/7, which directed staff to include recommendations to address procedural matters related to new legislative requirements resulting from Bill 73, including the PAC, as part of the 2014-2018 Mid-term Governance Review consultations; and WHEREAS, although the Planning Act, as amended, requires that the PAC include at least one resident of the municipality who is neither an employee of the municipality nor a Member of Council, the remaining elements of the PAC’s composition, as well as its mandate, are left up to individual municipalities to determine how this Advisor
Absent/RecusedR. Chiarelli (a)
M. Wilkinson (a)
Vote recorded from City Council on 2016-11-09 regarding agenda item 2014-2018 MID-TERM GOVERNANCE REVIEW.