R. King: Voting History

From 2019-04-24 to 2019-07-11, out of 162 votes of 'Yes' or 'No', R. King voted against the majority 10 times (6.17%)

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City Council
2019-07-11
Yes/No/Other Motion Passed Motion Meeting Item
Yes Yes Motion To: That the following by-law be read and passed: To confirm the proceedings of the Council meeting of July 11, 2019. details Councillors S. Menard and G. Darouze
City Council
2019-07-10
Yes/No/Other Motion Passed Motion Meeting Item
Yes Yes Motion To: That the report from the Deputy City Treasurer, Corporate Finance, entitled “City Debenture Issuance”; the report from the Selection Panel, Planning Advisory Committee, entitled “Planning Advisory Committee – Appointment”; Agriculture and Rural Affairs Committee Report 5; Audit Committee Report 4; Standing Committee on Environmental Protection, Water and Waste Management Report 4; Planning Committee Report 10; and the report from the City Clerk and Solicitor entitled “Summary of Oral and Written Public Submissions for Items Subject to the Planning Act ‘Explanation Requirements’ at the City Council Meeting of June 26, 2019”; be received and considered. That the Rules of Procedure be suspended to receive and consider Finance and Economic Development Committee Report 6, including any recommendations rising from the Committee’s meeting of July 10, 2019; and That that the petition listed on the Agenda, with respect to Brantwood Park, be received details Councillors S. Menard and G. Darouze
Yes Yes Motion To: details PLANNING ADVISORY COMMITTEE - APPOINTMENT
Yes Yes Motion To: details CITY DEBENTURE ISSUANCE
Yes Yes Motion To: details ZONING BY-LAW AMENDMENT - PART OF 3194 DONNELLY DRIVE
Yes Yes Motion To: details OFFICE OF THE AUDITOR GENERAL - INVESTIGATION OF OC TRANSPO CLOTHING ALLOWANCE
Yes Yes Motion To: details OFFICE OF THE AUDITOR GENERAL - INVESTIGATION OF CASH THEFT INCIDENT - MERIDIAN THEATRES AT CENTREPOINTE
Yes Yes Motion To: details OFFICE OF THE AUDITOR GENERAL - REPORT ON THE FRAUD AND WASTE HOTLINE
Yes Yes Motion To: details SOLID WASTE MASTER PLAN ROADMAP
Yes Yes Motion To: details COMMENTS ON THE REDUCING LITTER AND WASTE IN OUR COMMUNITIES DISCUSSION PAPER
Yes Yes Motion To: details INSTITUTIONS DESIGNATED AS ELIGIBLE FOR A 2019 ANNUAL LEVY PURSUANT TO SECTION 323 (1), (2), (3) AND (5) OF THE MUNICIPAL ACT
Yes Yes Motion To: details CHARITABLE BINGO AND GAMING REVITALIZATION INITIATIVE
No Yes Motion To: Committee Recommendations That Council approve: a. an Official Plan Amendment to the Old Ottawa East Secondary Plan Policy sections: i. 10.3.4.4.f, as detailed in Document 2 to permit a range of buildings between three and nine storeys in the Mixed-Use Medium-rise designation within Greystone Village. ii. 10.2.1.4 to remove reference to nine storeys, as detailed in Document 2. b. an amendment to Zoning By-law 2008-250 for 10 Oblats Avenue to permit a nine-storey building, as detailed in Documents 3 and 4. details OFFICIAL PLAN AND ZONING BY-LAW AMENDMENT - 10 OBLATS AVENUE AND SITES DESIGNATED MIXED USE MEDIUM-RISE IN THE OLD OTTAWA EAST SECONDARY PLAN
Yes Yes Motion To: details ZONING BY-LAW AMENDMENT - 258 CARRUTHERS AVENUE
Yes Yes Motion To: WHEREAS the report ASC2019-PIE-EDP-0040, Official Plan Amendment and Zoning By-law Amendment - 16 and 20 Hamilton Avenue North, proposes to allow two additional stories, a height of 27.5 metres, and a reduced communal amenity area; and WHEREAS Document 2 contains the details of the recommend Official Plan Amendment; and WHEREAS Part A – The Preamble details a setback at the seventh and eight storey of 9m and a mirrored width of 36m; and WHEREAS the most recent renderings of the development have a setback at the seventh and eight storey of 8 m and mirrored width of 34.3 m; THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that Document 2 – Details of Recommended Official Plan Amendment be revised by replacing the text, “The seventh and eighth storey will be setback 9.0 metres from the front property line, which, if mirrored to the other side of the street, would represent a width of 36.3 metres” with the text, “The seventh and eighth storey will be setback 8.0 metres from the front property details OFFICIAL PLAN AND ZONING BY-LAW AMENDMENT - 16 AND 20 HAMILTON AVENUE NORTH
Yes Yes Motion To: details ZONING BY-LAW AMENDMENT - 716 AND 770 BROOKFIELD ROAD
Yes Yes Motion To: details OFFICIAL PLAN AND ZONING BY-LAW AMENDMENT - 1117 LONGFIELDS DRIVE, 1034 MCGARRY TERRACE
Yes Yes Motion To: details FRONT-ENDING REPORT - MARCH ROAD SANITARY SEWER AND WATERMAIN, KANATA NORTH URBAN EXPANSION AREA
Yes Yes Motion To: details FRONT-ENDING REPORTS - CAMBRIAN ROAD AND APOLUNE WAY/DELPHINUS AVENUE; BANK STREET AND DUN SKIPPER DRIVE; LEITRIM ROAD AND KELLY FARM DRIVE; ROBERT GRANT AVENUE AND FERNBANK ROAD; DIDSBURY DRIVE AND CAMPEAU DRIVE; SPRATT ROAD AND BORBRIDGE AVENUE
Yes Yes Motion To: details REMOVAL OF PROPERTIES FROM THE HERITAGE REGISTER 2016-2018
Yes Yes Motion To: details ZONING BY-LAW AMENDMENT - PART OF 4528 WOODKILTON ROAD
Yes Yes Motion To: details ZONING BY-LAW AMENDMENT - PART OF 1365 GALETTA SIDE ROAD
Yes Yes Motion To: details ZONING BY-LAW AMENDMENT - 500 OLD ST. PATRICK STREET
Yes Yes Motion To: details LAND USE CONSTRAINTS AMENDMENT AND LEITRIM ROAD REALIGNMENT; ELEVATION OF ANNEX 10 WITHIN THE OFFICIAL PLAN
Yes Yes Motion To: details DEMOLITION CONTROL - 379 WILMONT AVENUE
Yes Yes Motion To: details SUMMARY OF ORAL AND WRITTEN PUBLIC SUBMISSIONS FOR ITEMS SUBJECT TO THE PLANNING ACT 'EXPLANATION REQUIREMENTS' AT THE CITY COUNCIL MEETING OF JUNE 26, 2019
Yes Yes Motion To: That the report from the Deputy City Treasurer, Corporate Finance, entitled “City Debenture Issuance”; the report from the Selection Panel, Planning Advisory Committee, entitled “Planning Advisory Committee – Appointment”; Agriculture and Rural Affairs Committee Report 5; Audit Committee Report 4; Standing Committee on Environmental Protection, Water and Waste Management Report 4; Finance and Economic Development Committee Report 6; Planning Committee Report 10; and the report from the City Clerk and Solicitor entitled “Summary of Oral and Written Public Submissions for Items Subject to the Planning Act ‘Explanation Requirements’ at the City Council Meeting of June 26, 2019”; be received and adopted as amended. details Councillors S. Menard and G. Darouze
Yes Yes Motion To: That the by-laws listed on the Agenda under Motion to Introduce By-laws, Three Readings, be read and passed. details Councillors S. Menard and G. Darouze
Yes Yes Motion To: That the following by-law be read and passed: To confirm the proceedings of the Council meeting of July 10, 2019 details Councillors S. Menard and G. Darouze
Yes Yes Motion To: That the proceedings of the City Council meeting of July 10, 2019 be adjourned. details Councillors S. Menard and G. Darouze
City Council
2019-06-26
Yes/No/Other Motion Passed Motion Meeting Item
Yes Yes Motion To: WHEREAS, at its meeting of March 6, 2019, as part of its consideration of the 2019 Draft Operating and Capital Budget, City Council adopted the following: “That any surplus in the Hydro Ottawa dividend received in the 2018-2022 Term of Council, that is the amount the exceeds the projected amount in the long range financial plan, be directed toward energy efficiency, conservation or renewable energy programs within Ottawa, with specific projects to be recommended by staff and approved by the Standing Committee on Environmental Protection, Water and Waste Management and Council once the specific dollar amount, if any, is known”; and WHEREAS, subsequent to the adoption of the draft 2019 budgets, unforeseen events occurred that affect the assumptions upon which the 2019 Draft budget was based, including as follows: • the 2019 spring flood which required the City to be in a state of emergency from April 25, 2019 to June 12, 2019; and, • a tornado in Orléans that required details HYDRO OTTAWA HOLDING INC. - 2018 ANNUAL REPORT
Yes No Motion To: That the Blais/Kavanagh motion be referred back to the Standing Committee on Environmental Protection, Water and Waste Management details HYDRO OTTAWA HOLDING INC. - 2018 ANNUAL REPORT
Yes Yes Motion To: details CRIME PREVENTION OTTAWA ANNUAL ACTION REPORT 2018
Yes Yes Motion To: details BY-LAW AND REGULATORY SERVICES - SERVICE REVIEW AND 2018 ANNUAL REPORT
Yes Yes Motion To: details OTTAWA FIRE SERVICES 2018 ANNUAL REPORT
Yes Yes Motion To: details OTTAWA PARAMEDIC SERVICE 2018 ANNUAL REPORT
Yes Yes Motion To: details HARMONIZATION OF SMOKE-FREE BY-LAWS
Yes Yes Motion To: COMMITTEE RECOMMENDATION That Council gift the Royal Swans to Parc Safari Incorporated to ensure proper care of the aging flock. details ROYAL SWAN PROGRAM UPDATE
Yes Yes Motion To: details REPEALING SECTIONS OF THE PROPERTY MAINTENANCE BY-LAW (2005-208) AND PROPERTY STANDARDS BY-LAW (2013-416) RELATED TO THE SANDY HILL WASTE MATTERS
Yes Yes Motion To: details EASTERN SUBWATERSHEDS STORMWATER MANAGEMENT RETROFIT STUDY
Yes Yes Motion To: details 2019 - 2022 CITY OF OTTAWA ENERGY CONSERVATION AND DEMAND MANAGEMENT PLAN
Yes Yes Motion To: details SINGLE-USE PLASTIC BOTTLES AT CITY FACILITIES
Yes Yes Motion To: details MEMBERSHIP OF COUNCIL CLIMATE CHANGE SPONSORS GROUP
Yes Yes Motion To: WHEREAS an application for an addition and alterations to the property at 114 Richmond Road, known as the Sisters of the Visitation and designated under Part IV of the Ontario Heritage Act, was considered by the Built Heritage Sub-Committee on August 2, 2018, by Planning Committee on August 28, 2018 and approved by Council on August 29, 2018; and WHEREAS the report ASC2019-PIE-EDP-0059, Zoning By-law Amendment – 114 Richmond Road, proposes an amendment to harmonize the zoning schedules to reflect the above noted approval under the Ontario Heritage Act; and WHEREAS the protection, conservation and restoration of the Monastery needs to be ensured; THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that the following additional recommendation be added to the report: When the zoning report is submitted to Planning Committee for the southern portion of the property, the proposed zoning shall include a holding provision to prohibit development on such lands until an occupancy permit is issued for the Mon details ZONING BY-LAW AMENDMENT - 114 RICHMOND ROAD
Yes Yes Motion To: WHEREAS an application for an addition and alterations to the property at 114 Richmond Road, known as the Sisters of the Visitation and designated under Part IV of the Ontario Heritage Act, was considered by the Built Heritage Sub-Committee on August 2, 2018, by Planning Committee on August 28, 2018 and approved by Council on August 29, 2018; and WHEREAS the report ASC2019-PIE-EDP-0059, Zoning By-law Amendment – 114 Richmond Road, proposes an amendment to harmonize the zoning schedules to reflect the above noted approval under the Ontario Heritage Act; and WHEREAS the protection, conservation and restoration of the Monastery needs to be ensured; THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that the following additional recommendation be added to the report: When the zoning report is submitted to Planning Committee for the southern portion of the property, the proposed zoning shall include a holding provision to prohibit development on such lands until an occupancy permit is issued for the Mon details ZONING BY-LAW AMENDMENT - 114 RICHMOND ROAD
No Yes Motion To: details ZONING BY-LAW AMENDMENT - 211 LORETTA AVENUE SOUTH
Yes Yes Motion To: WHEREAS the report “Zoning By-law Amendment – 450 Huntmar Drive” (ACS2019-PIE-PS-0055) recommends approving a zoning by-law amendment for part of 450 Huntmar Drive to permit the development of a residential subdivision; and WHEREAS there was a clerical error in Document 4 - Location Map; THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that the location map contained in Document 4 of the report ACS2019-PIE-PS-0055 be replaced with the attached revised location map; and BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that pursuant to the Planning Act, subsection 34(17) no further notice be given. details ZONING BY-LAW AMENDMENT - PART OF 450 HUNTMAR DRIVE
Yes Yes Motion To: details ONTARIO PRIORITIES HOUSING INITIATIVE (2019-2022) AND CITY CAPITAL INVESTMENT PLAN FOR AFFORDABLE HOUSING (2019)
Yes Yes Motion To: details APPLICATION TO ALTER THE PROPERTY AT 467 BESSERER STREET, A PROPERTY LOCATED IN THE DALY AVENUE HERITAGE CONSERVATION DISTRICT, DESIGNATED UNDER PART V OF THE ONTARIO HERITAGE ACT
Yes Yes Motion To: details DESIGNATION OF 1820 ST. JOSEPH BOULEVARD UNDER PART IV OF THE ONTARIO HERITAGE ACT
Yes Yes Motion To: BE IT RESOLVED THAT the list of properties recommended for deferral by the Built Heritage Sub-Committee be amended by adding 61 Forest Hill Avenue, and that this property be deleted from Document 1 (List of properties recommended for addition to the Heritage Register). details ADDITIONS TO HERITAGE REGISTER - CITY WIDE
Yes Yes Motion To: details CRIME PREVENTION OTTAWA TERMS OF REFERENCE
Yes Yes Motion To: details OTTAWA MUSIC STRATEGY IMPLEMENTATION UPDATE
Yes Yes Motion To: details APPLICATION FOR DEMOLITION AND NEW CONSTRUCTION AT 384 FRANK STREET, A PROPERTY LOCATED IN THE CENTRETOWN HERITAGE CONSERVATION DISTRICT, DESIGNATED UNDER PART V OF THE ONTARIO HERITAGE ACT
Yes Yes Motion To: details ZONING BY-LAW AMENDMENT - 384 FRANK STREET
Yes Yes Motion To: details ZONING BY-LAW AMENDMENT - 4829 ABBOTT STREET EAST
Yes Yes Motion To: details ZONING BY-LAW AMENDMENT - 811 GLADSTONE AVENUE
Yes Yes Motion To: details SUMMARY OF ORAL AND WRITTEN PUBLIC SUBMISSIONS FOR ITEMS SUBJECT TO THE PLANNING ACT 'EXPLANATION REQUIREMENTS' AT THE CITY COUNCIL MEETING OF JUNE 12, 2019
Yes Yes Motion To: WHEREAS the Hellenic Community of Ottawa conducts many activities and programs to promote and support Ottawa’s Greek community, including the well-attended Ottawa Greek Fest every August, and is an important part of the city’s cultural mosaic; and WHEREAS City Council on June 3, 2016 approved an exemption to the City’s Tourism and Public Service Signs Policy to permit the installation of “Reflections of Greece/ Reflets de la Grèce” commemorative blades along Prince of Wales Drive between Dynes Road and Forest Hill Avenue, as a pilot project for the month of August for 2016, 2017 and 2018, with installation, maintenance, and removal funded by the Hellenic Community of Ottawa; and WHEREAS the three-year pilot has been successful and the Hellenic Community of Ottawa has requested that these signs become a permanent installation, and be expanded to additional locations along Prince of Wales Drive from Baseline Road to Hog’s Back Road; and WHEREAS the Hellenic Commun details MOTIONS OF WHICH NOTICE HAS BEEN PREVIOUSLY GIVEN
Yes Yes 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 details MOTIONS OF WHICH NOTICE HAS BEEN PREVIOUSLY GIVEN
Yes Yes Motion To: WHEREAS The recent Ontario budget has cut funding to Legal Aid Ontario (LAO) by $133 million, retroactive to April 1, 2019; and WHEREAS the budget cut to the LAO budget will have a direct negative impact on the budget of Community Legal Services of Ottawa and on the services, they provide to our most vulnerable residents including low-income families, people with disabilities, newcomers to Ottawa, our elderly residents, and the homeless and result in a further burdening on the City of Ottawa Social Services and Housing Sector; and WHEREAS the City of Ottawa continues to value its partnerships with community stakeholders (including our local community legal clinics) and wants to ensure that we all continue to work and collaborate with each other to ensure the proposed legal aid budget cuts will not impact the community legal clinic’s ability to represent and protect the legal needs of our residents; and WHEREAS the Community Legal Services of Ottawa is committed to upholdin details MOTIONS OF WHICH NOTICE HAS BEEN PREVIOUSLY GIVEN
Yes Yes Motion To: WHEREAS the City of Ottawa is committed to ensuring the safety and security of our neighbourhoods; WHEREAS gun-related violence in Ottawa continues to negatively impact communities, with 76 total shooting incidents in 2018, resulting in six people killed and 24 people injured; WHEREAS gun and gang violence has been identified as a major priority for the City of Ottawa; WHEREAS Toronto City Council on July 23, 2018 adopted a motion to ban the sale of handgun and handgun ammunition in the City of Toronto; WHEREAS Montréal City Council on August 20, 2018 adopted a motion to ban the availability, sale, possession and use of handguns and assault rifles in Canada, with the exception of the military, police services or other entities that are authorized to possess firearms within legal obligations; WHEREAS action must be taken to prevent any further escalation in gun violence in the City of Ottawa; THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED THAT Ottawa City Council approve of the following measures details MOTIONS OF WHICH NOTICE HAS BEEN PREVIOUSLY GIVEN
Yes Yes Motion To: WHEREAS the City of Ottawa and the Ottawa Police Service are committed to ensuring the safety and security of our neighbourhoods and communities; and WHEREAS gun and gang related violence is a top operational priority of the Ottawa Police Service, and Ottawa has a refocused strategy to address it; and WHEREAS Ottawa City Council remains committed to swift and resolute actions to prevent further escalation of gun violence in our neighbourhoods; WHEREAS in Canada the legislation governing the possible banning of the sale of handguns, bail for people charged with gun crimes, and the rules and regulations pertaining to penalties for illegal gun possession is fully within federal jurisdiction; WHEREAS in Canada the legislation governing the sale of handgun ammunition rests fully with the Provincial Government; and WHEREAS under the Police Services Act, the Police Services Board determines policing priorities, establishes policies and provides oversight of the Ottawa Police Servic details MOTIONS OF WHICH NOTICE HAS BEEN PREVIOUSLY GIVEN
Yes Yes Motion To: BE IT RESOLVED that the following point be added to Recommendation 3 of the Motion: • Additional resources be provided to and greater attention be provided by the Canadian Border Services Agency to infiltrate the illegal smuggling of firearms at Canadian ports of entry. details MOTIONS OF WHICH NOTICE HAS BEEN PREVIOUSLY GIVEN
Yes No Motion To: WHEREAS on November 22 2017, City Council approved an Official Plan Amendment to permit development of a shelter, residential care facility and surface parking by the Salvation Army at 325, 327 and 333 Montreal Road, 334 Montfort Street and 273 Ste. Anne Avenue; and WHEREAS on August 29, 2018, City Council approved a zoning amendment to permit development of a shelter and residential care facility at 325, 327, and 333 Montreal Road, 334 Montfort Street and 273 Ste. Anne Avenue; and WHEREAS at that time the Salvation Army signed a declaration that it was “the owner of” the Montreal Road properties proposed for development; and WHEREAS the Salvation Army is not the owner of the property but is only a prospective purchaser under a signed Agreement of Purchase and Sale (APS) for the Montreal Road properties and the Ward Councillor has been advised that the Agreement of Purchase and Sale is currently being renegotiated; and WHEREAS the Salvation Army has refused to produce a details MOTIONS OF WHICH NOTICE HAS BEEN PREVIOUSLY GIVEN
Yes Yes Motion To: WHEREAS the Modernizing Municipal Elections Act, 2016 (“Bill 181”) received Royal Assent on June 9, 2016 and introduced a new statutory framework governing advertisements by registered third parties; and WHEREAS two by-laws govern election signs, being By-law 2003-520, as amended (“Signs on City Roads”) and By-law No. 2004-239, as amended (“ Temporary Signs on Private Property”); and WHEREAS, in response to Bill 181, Council approved a staff report (ACS2017-CCS-GEN-0026) to amend the two by-laws governing elections signs (By-law 2003-520 and By-law 2004-239) to ensure that these by-laws addressed the signs of registered third parties; and WHEREAS the amendment to By-law 2003-520 proposed by staff wrongly included references to election sign dimensions that had been previously repealed by Council on May 26, 2004 through its approval of amending By-law 2004-250; and WHEREAS a federal election is scheduled for Monday, October 21, 2019 and staff recommend clarifying details MOTIONS OF WHICH NOTICE HAS BEEN PREVIOUSLY GIVEN
Yes Yes Motion To: WHEREAS the City is reconstructing Tampa Avenue, Denver Avenue, Gibson Street and part of Orlando Avenue this summer; and WHEREAS the City's front yard parking by-law and private approach by-law is normally enforced only on a complaint-driven basis; and WHEREAS there has not been complaints with respect to non-compliant driveways (private approaches) or front-yard parking in this area; and WHEREAS the area residents support providing relief for residents with existing driveways (private approaches) while acknowledging that any future driveways (private approaches) and front-yard parking must be in accordance with City by-laws; THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that, in respect of the reconstructing of Tampa Avenue, Denver Avenue, Gibson Street and part of Orlando Avenue, private approaches be reinstated as they were immediately prior to the reconstruction of these streets. details NOTICES OF MOTION (FOR CONSIDERATION AT SUBSEQUENT MEETING)
EPWWM
2019-06-25
Yes/No/Other Motion Passed Motion Meeting Item
Yes Yes Motion To: details SOURCE SEPARATED ORGANICS PROGRAM IMPLEMENTATION UPDATE
Yes Yes Motion To: details SOLID WASTE MASTER PLAN ROADMAP
Yes Yes Motion To: details COMMENTS ON THE REDUCING LITTER AND WASTE IN OUR COMMUNITIES DISCUSSION PAPER
EPWWM
2019-06-18
Yes/No/Other Motion Passed Motion Meeting Item
Yes Yes Motion To: details Minutes 2 - Tuesday, 16 April 2019
Yes Yes Motion To: details STATUS UPDATE - STANDING COMMITTEE ON ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION, WATER AND WASTE MANAGEMENT - INQUIRIES AND MOTIONS FOR THE PERIOD ENDING 7 JUNE 2019
Yes Yes Motion To: details EASTERN SUBWATERSHEDS STORMWATER MANAGEMENT RETROFIT STUDY
Yes Yes Motion To: details 2019 - 2022 CITY OF OTTAWA ENERGY CONSERVATION AND DEMAND MANAGEMENT PLAN
Absent No Motion To: Moved by / Motion de: Councillor C. McKenney WHEREAS on April 24, 2019, Ottawa City Council voted to declare a Climate Emergency in order to deepen our commitment to protecting our economy, our ecosystems, and our community; and WHEREAS City staff, Members of Council and the community are about to develop a new Solid Waste Master Plan for the City of Ottawa to guide waste diversion and waste reduction measures for decades to come; and WHEREAS the City should lead by example in all waste diversion and reduction measures and, where possible, ensure that it follows circular economy and green procurement practices in all its services and programs; and WHEREAS, although it is recognized that some single-use plastics are necessary in City programs and services (for accessibility, emergency and medical purposes and where there is no practical alternative), also the City runs programs and services using single use and foamed plastics for which there is an environmentally responsible details SINGLE-USE PLASTIC BOTTLES AT CITY FACILITIES
City Council
2019-06-12
Yes/No/Other Motion Passed Motion Meeting Item
Yes Yes Motion To: REPORT RECOMMENDATIONS 1. That the 2018 Ottawa Community Housing Corporation (OCHC) Annual Report as described in this report and set out in Document 1 be received; and 2. That the signed audited Financial Statements of Ottawa Community Housing Corporation (OCHC) for the year 2018 as described in this report and set out in Document 2 be received; and 3. That the Mayor and the City Clerk be authorized to sign a written resolution on behalf of the City of Ottawa as Shareholder of OCHC setting out the resolutions approved by City Council. details OTTAWA COMMUNITY HOUSING CORPORATION (OCHC) ANNUAL REPORT AND ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING OF THE SHAREHOLDER
Yes Yes Motion To: details STRONGER DIGITAL CONTENT FOR PUBLIC LIBRARIES
Yes Yes Motion To: details AMENDMENT TO THE ENGINEER'S REPORT FOR THE VAN GAAL MUNICIPAL DRAIN
Yes Yes Motion To: details KNL PETITION - APPOINTMENT OF ENGINEER
Yes Yes Motion To: details ZONING BY-LAW AMENDMENT: - CANNABIS PRODUCTION FACILITY
Yes Yes Motion To: details EXTENSION OF BY-LAW 2013-199 - USE OF ALL-TERRAIN VEHICLES ON CITY ROADS
Yes Yes Motion To: details 2018 CITY OF OTTAWA CONSOLIDATED FINANCIAL STATEMENTS
Yes Yes Motion To: details OFFICE OF THE AUDITOR GENERAL - REPORT ON AUDIT FOLLOW-UPS AND DETAILED AUDIT FOLLOW-UP REPORTS
Yes Yes Motion To: COMMITTEERECOMMENDATIONS, AS AMENDED That Council: 1. Direct staff to undertake a Request for Proposal (RFP) process to retain an independent consultant to conduct a comprehensive ward boundary review for the City of Ottawa, as described in this report and consistent with the Terms of Reference attached as Document 3; 2. Approve that temporary annual funding, equivalent to one Full-time Equivalent (FTE), be provided to support any Member whose ward population size in Document 4 is projected to be larger than the average ward population size by more than 33 per cent during the 2018-2022 Term of Council, as an interim measure until a new ward boundary by-law comes into force, as described in this report; 3. Direct the City Clerk and Solicitor to send a letter to the Premier of Ontario and the Ontario Minister of Municipal Affairs and Housing to advise of any Council decisions with respect to a comprehensive ward boundary review for the City of Ottawa, as described in this repo details CITY OF OTTAWA WARD BOUNDARY REVIEW (2019-2020)
Yes Yes Motion To: COMMITTEE RECOMMENDATION That Council approve an amendment to Zoning By-law 2008-250 for 383 Albert Street and 340 Queen Street to permit two twenty-seven storey apartment buildings with ground floor commercial and a parking garage, as detailed in Document 2. details ZONING BY-LAW AMENDMENT - 383 ALBERT STREET AND 340 QUEEN STREET
Yes Yes Motion To: WHEREAS staff have made revisions to the Letter and Table reflecting the comment received at Planning Committee on May 23, 2019; and WHEREAS the province’s Standing Committee on Justice Policy received delegations, including the City on May 31, 2019; and WHEREAS the revised Letter and Table were sent to the Minister ahead of Council approval to meet the provincial deadline for presenting before the Standing Committee on Justice Policy; THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED THAT the Document 1 and 2 be updated to the attached and that the Council report recommendations be substituted as follows: That Council receive the following: 1. The letter attached as Document 1 to this report and summary of Staff comments attached as Document 2 to this report, as the City Clerk and Solicitor forwarded both to the Minister; 2. The Bill 108 Update Memo (ACS2019-PIE-GEN-0005), as circulated on June 11, 2019, which provides Bill 108 details that occurred since the May 23, 2019 Planning Committee meeti details CITY OF OTTAWA RESPONSE TO BILL 108
Yes Yes Motion To: details PAVEMENT MARKING PROGRAM ENHANCEMENTS
Yes Yes Motion To: details ADULT SCHOOL CROSSING GUARD PROGRAM UPDATE
Yes Yes Motion To: details 2019 UPDATE - PEDESTRIAN CROSSOVER (PXO) PROGRAM IN OTTAWA
Yes Yes Motion To: COMMITTEE RECOMMENDATION That Council approve the approach, scope and timing for the review and update of the Transportation Master Plan (TMP), Ottawa Pedestrian Plan (OPP), and Ottawa Cycling Plan (OCP), as detailed in this report. details TRANSPORTATION MASTER PLAN, OTTAWA PEDESTRIAN PLAN, AND OTTAWA CYCLING PLAN - SCOPE OF WORK FOR THE REVIEW AND UPDATE
Yes Yes Motion To: COMMITEE RECOMMENDATIONS That Council: 1. Approve the functional design for the Earl Armstrong Road Extension Environmental Assessment Study, as described in this report and supporting documents; and, 2. Direct Transportation Planning staff to finalize the Environmental Study Report and proceed with its posting for the 30-day public review period in accordance with the Ontario Municipal Class Environmental Assessment process. details EARL ARMSTRONG ROAD EXTENSION (ALBION ROAD TO HAWTHORNE ROAD) ENVIRONMENTAL ASSESSMENT STUDY - RECOMMENDATIONS
Yes Yes Motion To: details PARKING SERVICES 2019 BUSINESS PLAN
Yes Yes Motion To: details PARKING SERVICES 2018 ANNUAL REPORT
Yes Yes Motion To: details COMMEMORATIVE NAMING PROPOSAL - IAN MCDONALD PAVILION
Yes Yes Motion To: details COMMEMORATIVE NAMING PROPOSAL - CLARENCE MUSSELL BALL DIAMONDS
Yes Yes Motion To: details ZONING BY-LAW AMENDMENT '2113 RIVER ROAD
Yes Yes Motion To: details ZONING BY-LAW AMENDMENT - 3250 OLD GEORGE STREET
Yes Yes Motion To: details ZONING BY-LAW AMENDMENT - PART OF 4344 9TH LINE ROAD
Yes Yes Motion To: details ZONING BY-LAW AMENDMENT - 4205 NIXON DRIVE
Yes Yes Motion To: details ZONING BY-LAW AMENDMENT - 6067 FIRST LINE ROAD
Yes Yes Motion To: details SINKING FUND FINANCIAL STATEMENTS 2018
Yes Yes Motion To: details FINANCING LEASE AGREEMENTS 2018
Yes Yes Motion To: details 2018 INVESTMENTS, ENDOWMENT FUND AND OTHER TREASURY ACTIVITIES REPORT
Yes Yes Motion To: details 2018 YEAR-END MFIPPA REPORT
Yes Yes Motion To: details THE DECLARATION OF SURPLUS REAL PROPERTY - 159 FORWARD AVENUE, BULLMAN STREET AT HINCHEY AVENUE AND 2040 ARROWSMITH DRIVE, AND THE DELEGATED AUTHORITY TO TRANSFER THESE SURPLUS REAL PROPERTIES FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF AFFORDABLE HOUSING
Yes Yes Motion To: details ZONING BY-LAW AMENDMENT' 5615 AND 5621 FERNBANK ROAD
Yes Yes Motion To: details ZONING BY-LAW AMENDMENT - 1850 WALKLEY ROAD
Yes Yes Motion To: details SUMMARY OF ORAL AND WRITTEN PUBLIC SUBMISSIONS FOR ITEMS SUBJECT TO THE PLANNING ACT 'EXPLANATION REQUIREMENTS' AT THE CITY COUNCIL MEETING OF MAY 22, 2019
Yes Yes Motion To: WHEREAS the Bank Street Business Improvement Area (BIA) will host the annual Glow Fair Music Light Art event; AND WHEREAS many of the Glow Fair activities will be happening outdoors on Bank Street and Gloucester Street, including a main stage for performances; AND WHEREAS the BIA has requested the closure of Bank Street from Laurier Avenue to Gladstone Avenue, and Gloucester Street from O’Connor Street to Bank Street, on the third weekend of June (annually) to increase the safety and security of the area. The road closure will begin at 1:00 p.m. on Friday and end at 6:00 a.m. on Sunday; AND WHEREAS the City of Ottawa’s Special Events on City Roads (2001-260) By-law prohibits road closures before 6:00 p.m. Monday to Friday; THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that Council approve the road closure for Bank Street from Laurier Avenue to Gladstone Avenue, and Gloucester Street from O’Connor Street to Bank Street. The road closure will take place on the third weekend of June from 1:00 details MOTIONS OF WHICH NOTICE HAS BEEN PREVIOUSLY GIVEN
No Yes Motion To: WHEREAS staff will be bringing forward a new comprehensive Strategic Road Safety Action Plan, based on Vision Zero principles, to Transportation Committee and Council for consideration in the Fall of 2019; and WHEREAS the development of this Action Plan will include stakeholder consultations and the opportunity for more public input at Transportation Committee, which was not possible prior to Council’s consideration of this motion; and WHEREAS any commitments that Ottawa City Council makes on Vision Zero should not be made in the absence of a comprehensive plan and resources to deliver on these commitments; THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that the McKenney/Menard motion with respect to Vision Zero be referred to staff for consideration and to bring forward recommendations to Transportation Committee and Council as part of the Strategic Road Safety Action Plan and the Transportation Master Plan where appropriate. details MOTIONS OF WHICH NOTICE HAS BEEN PREVIOUSLY GIVEN
No Yes Motion To: WHEREAS there are a number of factors that will be impacting the 2020 budget and the availability of funds to support Council’s priorities, including but not limited to recently announced provincial budget pressures; and WHEREAS the City Treasurer will be bringing the 2020 Budget Directions report to Finance and Economic Development Committee (FEDCO) and Council providing Council with a more thorough understanding of the projected pressures that the City will be facing over the term; and WHEREAS on April 24, 2019 Council referred a previous Motion from Councillor Meehan with respect to allocating the Federal Gas Tax to the City Treasurer; BE IT RESOLVED that Council refer the Leiper/ McKenney Motion to the City Treasurer for review and consideration in the context of all other anticipated 2020 budget pressures and opportunities, and that the Treasurer report back to FEDCO and Council through the Budget Directions report. details MOTIONS OF WHICH NOTICE HAS BEEN PREVIOUSLY GIVEN
Yes Yes Motion To: WHEREAS Council on March 6, 2019, directed staff to report back on any potential delay of the LRT Stage 1 launch date and report back to the Transit Commission and Council on how the remaining transit fares could be frozen and funded to correspond with that future launch date; AND WHEREAS staff provided information at the FEDCO meeting of June 4, 2019, that indicated that delays by RTG in delivering the Confederation Line project mean that O-Train Line 1 will not open for transit customers before July 1, 2019; AND WHEREAS the Transit Commission does not meet until June 19, 2019; Therefore Be It Resolved that the Rules of Procedure be suspended to permit the introduction of the following motion. WHEREAS Council on March 6, 2019, approved the 2019 budget for OC Transpo, providing for fare increases on July 1, 2019; AND WHEREAS Council on March 27, 2019, approved a reduction in the price of taxi coupons for Para Transpo customers, to take effect on July 1, 2019; AND WHEREAS sta details MOTIONS REQUIRING SUSPENSION OF THE RULES OF PROCEDURE
Yes No Motion To: THEREFORE BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED THAT City staff report back to the Transit Commission and Council on the feasibility of implementing a fare reduction for transit riders effective September 1st, 2019 with the cost being deducted from RTG’s payment. The fare reduction should be commensurate with the reduction in service reliability and remain in place until such time as Phase 1 LRT is fully operational. details MOTIONS REQUIRING SUSPENSION OF THE RULES OF PROCEDURE
Yes Yes Motion To: That the Rules of Procedure be suspended to consider the following motion in order to give direction to staff in advance of the June 19, 2019 meeting of the Transit Commission WHEREAS the City has committed to addressing climate change by reducing its GHG emissions; and WHEREAS the City promotes the use of new and innovative technologies; and WHEREAS the City aims to provide a modern, world-class transit service that is efficient and clean; THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that staff provide a plan to Transit Commission on June 19, 2019, to introduce electric buses to the OC Transpo fleet within this term of Council; and BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that staff continue to monitor research conducted by various agencies such as the Canadian Urban Transit Research and Innovation Consortium (CUTRIC) and ongoing alternative energy pilot projects in other Canadian municipalities; and BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that staff start working on a plan in this term of Council to further expand the number o details MOTIONS REQUIRING SUSPENSION OF THE RULES OF PROCEDURE
Yes Yes Motion To: That the Rules of Procedure be suspended, to ensure that the communications tower can proceed as per schedule, to consider the following motion: WHEREAS the location and size of telecommunications towers are under federal regulatory authority; and WHEREAS in 2013 Rogers Inc (Rogers) entered into a lease agreement with Arbor Memorial at 3700 Prince of Wales for a 40m white shrouded monopole located on the cemetery property; and WHEREAS in response to community concerns, the proposed location of the tower has been moved further away from the existing residential neighbourhood, and has changed to a 37-metre tall, tri-pole structure with signage; and WHEREAS a tower at this location will provide much need improved coverage for Rogers and Telus customers in the area; and WHEREAS any signage attached or appended to the telecommunications structure would be regulated under municipal jurisdiction through the Permanent Signs on Private Property By-law (2016-326); and WHEREAS the prop details MOTIONS REQUIRING SUSPENSION OF THE RULES OF PROCEDURE
Yes Yes Motion To: WHEREAS on Sunday June 2, 2019 and EFI tornado touched down in Ottawa’s east end, and caused property damage, mainly in Orleans along the Ottawa river; and WHEREAS it is appropriate that direction be provided as soon as possible to Planning, Infrastructure and Economic Development staff to assist in the process of reconstruction; THEREFORE Be It Resolved that the Rules of Procedure be suspended to permit the introduction of the following motion: WHEREAS on Sunday June 2, 2018 and EF1 tornado touched down in Orleans causing damage to homes and properties in the area; and WHEREAS repair or reconstruction of affected buildings and structures will be required; and WHEREAS property owners may require demolition and/or building permits in order to rebuild existing buildings and structures in the areas affected by the tornadoes; and WHEREAS the cost of these permits will cause additional hardships to the already impacted owners; and THEREFORE BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that the Gener details MOTIONS REQUIRING SUSPENSION OF THE RULES OF PROCEDURE
Yes Yes Motion To: That the Rules of Procedure be Suspended to consider the following motion, as the event will take place prior to the next City Council meeting. WHEREAS Carivibe is an outdoor festival celebrating Caribbean culture in the Nation’s capital; and WHEREAS the Carivibe street party is to occur on Saturday June 15, 2019; and WHEREAS Centrum Boulevard, from Brisebois Crescent to Prestone Drive is required to be closed to accommodate the festival and on-street festival set-up; and WHEREAS the on-street festival set-up will commence at 8:00 a.m. on Friday June 14, 2019 and the festival will begin operation at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday June 15, 2019; and WHEREAS the City of Ottawa’s Special Events on City Streets By-law (2001-260) prohibits road closures before 6:00 p.m. Monday to Friday; THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that Council approve the road closure for Centrum Boulevard from Brisebois Crescent to Prestone Drive from 8:00 a.m. on Friday, June 14 to 1:00 a.m. on Sunday, June 16, 2019 f details MOTIONS REQUIRING SUSPENSION OF THE RULES OF PROCEDURE
Yes Yes Motion To: Therefore Be It Resolved That the Rules of Procedure be suspended to permit the introduction of the following motion: details MOTIONS REQUIRING SUSPENSION OF THE RULES OF PROCEDURE
City Council
2019-05-22
Yes/No/Other Motion Passed Motion Meeting Item
Yes Yes Motion To: WHEREAS the report for the Montreal Road Community Improvement Plan details plans to stimulate urban renewal and vitality in Vanier along the traditional main street of Montreal Road; and WHEREAS in the Background and Legislative Context section there is the following paragraph: “The Building Better Revitalized Neighbourhoods (BBRN) initiative began in 2016 with studies in the Heatherington and Vanier South-Overbrook communities, focused on engaging key stakeholders to discover what is already working in each of the neighbourhoods and to identify the priorities and opportunities for revitalization. In December 2017, Council approved the Vanier South-Overbrook Neighbourhood Revitalization Strategy, now branded “Vision Vanier”. Several different initiatives are under this umbrella, to ensure projects move forward in a coordinated manner. In addition to the BBRN Vanier Revitalization Strategy (subject to Council direction and funding), Vanier Cultural Revitalization, Vani details MONTR'AL ROAD COMMUNITY IMPROVEMENT PLAN
Yes Yes Motion To: THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED THAT City Council ratify the proposal for a one-year renewal of the IATSE collective agreement; and That the terms of the proposal be made public once ratified by the IATSE membership. details TENTATIVE COLLECTIVE AGREEMENT WITH INTERNATIONAL ALLIANCE OF THEATRICAL STAGE EMPLOYEES, MOVING PICTURE TECHNICIANS, ARTISTS AND ALLIED CRAFTS, LOCAL 471 (IATSE) - IN CAMERA - REPORTING OUT DATE: UPON RATIFICATION OF THE AGREEMENT
Yes Yes Motion To: That Council allow the development charges complaint in respect of 2720 Richmond Road in part and, of the $27,407.03 paid in Education Development Charges and of the $367,356.34 paid in Municipal Development Charges, authorize the refund of $10,155.88 in Education Development Charges and $136,126.64 in Municipal Development Charges. details DEVELOPMENT CHARGES - 2720 RICHMOND ROAD
Yes Yes Motion To: WHEREAS a letter has been received from the Fernbank Landowners Group requesting further discussions with respect to the possibility of a development charge background study being conducted for an area specific charge for Robert Grant Avenue and related works; THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that Recommendation 17 be referred to the General Manager, Planning, Infrastructure and Economic Department for further review. details 2019 DEVELOPMENT CHARGES BACKGROUND STUDIES AND BY-LAWS
Yes Yes Motion To: WHEREAS there has been further consideration with respect to two parks (Grande Allée and Forecourt) to be constructed at the former Oblats property (175 Main Street); and WHEREAS the developer has agreed in its subdivision agreement with the City to provide $555,350 towards park construction; and WHEREAS in addition to the $555,350, the developer is agreeable to the lands being subject to the Inside the Greenbelt Parks Component of the development charge; THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that 1. The current Schedule “R” (being the lands at 175 Main Street) be deleted from the draft development charges by-law, including subsection 5(7) such that these lands shall be subject to the parks component of the development charge. 2. The Grande Allée and Forecourt Parks be included as development charge projects in the background study in accordance with Attachment 1 to this motion. 3. The remaining Schedule in the draft by-law be renumbered accordingly. details 2019 DEVELOPMENT CHARGES BACKGROUND STUDIES AND BY-LAWS
Yes Yes Motion To: WHEREAS in calculating the Park Development rates following the release of the 2019 Development Charge Background Study certain parks development items were excluded from the calculation of development charges rates, specifically (a) the 50% post-benefit period shares for urban park projects occurring over the 2025-2029 benefitting period, and (b) adjustment for $1.1 million in the Inside the Greenbelt Parks Development development charge reserve fund. AND WHEREAS the City’s consultant has calculated revised development charges that will result from these adjustments . THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that Schedules “B” and “C” of the Development Charge Background Study dated March 15, 2019 and the City-Wide 2019 Development Charges By-law be amended to include, in respect of the Inside the Greenbelt parks component of the development charge, the 50% post-benefit period shares for urban park projects occurring over the 2025-2029 benefitting period and an adjustment for the details 2019 DEVELOPMENT CHARGES BACKGROUND STUDIES AND BY-LAWS
Yes No Motion To: WHEREAS it is appropriate that dwelling rooms be subject to the same development charge rate as bachelor or one-bedroom apartments; THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that the draft Development Charge By-law be amended such that dwelling rooms, subject to the provisions of 4 (3) through 4 (7), inclusive, (grandparenting of projects with site plan approval, nursing homes and similar development, buildings which contains three or more residential units, where each unit has a single entrance and contains between not less than 2 but no more than 4 bedrooms) pay the rate established for an apartment with less than two bedrooms. details 2019 DEVELOPMENT CHARGES BACKGROUND STUDIES AND BY-LAWS
Yes Yes Motion To: BE IT RESOLVED that, pursuant to the Development Charges Act, subsection 12(3) Council determines that a further public meeting is not necessary. details 2019 DEVELOPMENT CHARGES BACKGROUND STUDIES AND BY-LAWS
Yes Yes Motion To: WHEREAS the Development Charge calculations and Background Study have been amended through the recommendations and motions adopted by Council; THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that Recommendation 1 and 2 be amended to Read: 1. That the development charge calculations contained within the Development Charges Background Study dated March 15, 2019 and the Area-Specific Background Study for Individual Stormwater Management Ponds and Drainage Systems dated March 15, 2019 be adjusted based on the Summary of Adjustments contained in Document 1, as amended by the recommendations and motions adopted by Council; 2. The Development Charges Background Study, dated March 15, 2019, and the Area-Specific Background Study for Individual Stormwater Management Ponds and Drainage Systems, dated March 15, 2019, and the by-law changes as set forth in Document 7, as amended by the recommendations and motions adopted by Council. details 2019 DEVELOPMENT CHARGES BACKGROUND STUDIES AND BY-LAWS
Yes Yes Motion To: WHEREAS the City is rebuilding parts of Ashburn Drive, Hogan Street, Wigan Drive and Ness Street this summer; and WHEREAS the City's front yard parking by-law and private approach by-law is normally enforced only on a complaint-driven basis; and WHEREAS there has not been complaints with respect to non-compliant driveways (private approaches) or front-yard parking in this area; and WHEREAS the area residents support providing relief for residents with existing driveways (private approaches) while acknowledging that any future driveways (private approaches) and front-yard parking must be in accordance with City by-laws. THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that in respect of the rebuilding of Ashburn Drive, Hogan Street, Wigan Drive and Ness Street that private approaches be reinstated as they were immediately prior to the reconstruction of these streets. details
Yes Yes Motion To: WHEREAS according to the Public Health Agency of Canada and the Canadian Medical Association Journal, Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) is one of the most common developmental disabilities in Canada with 1 in 66 children diagnosed and approximately 1% of the Canadian population affected by ASD, which means there are approximately 100,000 Ontarians on the autism spectrum; and, WHEREAS ASD is a life-long neurological disorder that affects the way a person communicates and relates to the people and world around them; and, WHEREAS the Provincial Government introduced new service delivery approaches intended to address waitlists for treatment and other challenges within the existing ASD support system in February; and, WHEREAS considerable concerns have been expressed about these funding and program changes by a broad variety of stakeholders in the City of Ottawa including physicians, educators, therapists, clinicians, parents; and, WHEREAS these concerns speak to such matters as th details
Yes Yes Motion To: WHEREAS the City is rebuilding parts of Ashburn Drive, Hogan Street, Wigan Drive and Ness Street this summer; and WHEREAS the City's front yard parking by-law and private approach by-law is normally enforced only on a complaint-driven basis; and WHEREAS there has not been complaints with respect to non-compliant driveways (private approaches) or front-yard parking in this area; and WHEREAS the area residents support providing relief for residents with existing driveways (private approaches) while acknowledging that any future driveways (private approaches) and front-yard parking must be in accordance with City by-laws. THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that in respect of the rebuilding of Ashburn Drive, Hogan Street, Wigan Drive and Ness Street that private approaches be reinstated as they were immediately prior to the reconstruction of these streets. details MOTIONS OF WHICH NOTICE HAS BEEN PREVIOUSLY GIVEN
Yes Yes Motion To: WHEREAS according to the Public Health Agency of Canada and the Canadian Medical Association Journal, Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) is one of the most common developmental disabilities in Canada with 1 in 66 children diagnosed and approximately 1% of the Canadian population affected by ASD, which means there are approximately 100,000 Ontarians on the autism spectrum; and, WHEREAS ASD is a life-long neurological disorder that affects the way a person communicates and relates to the people and world around them; and, WHEREAS the Provincial Government introduced new service delivery approaches intended to address waitlists for treatment and other challenges within the existing ASD support system in February; and, WHEREAS considerable concerns have been expressed about these funding and program changes by a broad variety of stakeholders in the City of Ottawa including physicians, educators, therapists, clinicians, parents; and, WHEREAS these concerns speak to such matters as th details MOTIONS OF WHICH NOTICE HAS BEEN PREVIOUSLY GIVEN
Yes Yes Motion To: That the Rules of Procedure be suspended to consider the following motion in order to submit an expression of interest for participation in the AMO Health Task Force and other intergovernmental working groups related to public health as soon as possible, in anticipation of impending significant provincial changes to public health in Ontario; WHEREAS the Province of Ontario is undertaking a Provincial Health Modernization initiative involving significant changes to the structure and funding of Public Health units in Ontario; and WHEREAS the Association of Municipalities of Ontario (AMO) Health Task Force is a representative group of municipal elected officials and senior staff from across Ontario established for the purpose of informing AMO’s advocacy strategy and positions on health policy issues in Ontario; and WHEREAS since its inception in 2016 until 2018 the City of Ottawa had representation on this Task Force, with former City Councillor Mark Taylor previously serving details MOTIONS REQUIRING SUSPENSION OF THE RULES OF PROCEDURE
Yes Yes Motion To: That the Rules of Procedure be suspended to consider the following motion as Seniors’ month will begin prior to the next City Council meeting. WHEREAS Canadian demographics indicate that seniors are one of the fastest growing population groups in our communities; AND WHEREAS according to the 2016 census from Statistics Canada, 144,140 seniors (aged 65 and over) reside in the City of Ottawa, making up 15.4% of the total Ottawa population and it is expected that by the year 2031, more than one in five residents living in Ottawa will be over the age of 65; AND WHEREAS the City of Ottawa has benefited from the many tireless hours of volunteer work and leadership generously donated by local senior citizens; AND WHEREAS senior citizens have helped to build our communities through active living, shared knowledge, and a diversity of experiences; AND WHEREAS the month of June is recognized by the Province of Ontario as Seniors’ Month; THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED THAT Ottawa City Cou details MOTIONS REQUIRING SUSPENSION OF THE RULES OF PROCEDURE
Yes Yes Motion To: That the Rules of Procedure be suspended to consider the following motion, as the event takes place the day after the next City Council meeting. WHEREAS Apartment 613 is a not-for-profit organization running an anniversary event to promote arts and culture in Ottawa. The event features an outdoor patio and a local food truck; and, WHEREAS the Apartment 613 anniversary event is to occur on Thursday, June 13, 2019; and WHEREAS Laurel Street, from Breezehill Avenue North to 35 Laurel Street (a point 100m east of Breezehill Avenue North) is required to be closed to accommodate the event and on-street event set-up; and WHEREAS the on-street event set-up will commence at 3:00 p.m. on Thursday, June 13, 2019 and the event will begin operation at 4:00 p.m. on Thursday, June 13, 2019; and WHEREAS the City of Ottawa’s Special Events on City Streets By-law (2001-260) prohibits road closures before 6:00 p.m. Monday to Friday; THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that Council approve the road clos details MOTIONS REQUIRING SUSPENSION OF THE RULES OF PROCEDURE
Yes Yes Motion To: THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED THAT City Council, through the Mayor, ask the Federal and Provincial governments to conduct a formal investigation into the flooding events of 2017 and 2019 that affected communities along the Ottawa River, including the City of Ottawa. details NOTICES OF MOTION (FOR CONSIDERATION AT SUBSEQUENT MEETING)
City Council
2019-05-08
Yes/No/Other Motion Passed Motion Meeting Item
Yes Yes 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 details UPDATE ON FLOOD 2019 EMERGENCY RESPONSE
Yes Yes Motion To: That the Rules of Procedure be suspended to consider the following motion as it is recommended that residents impacted by the flooding event receive notice of the options with respect to demolition and building permits as soon as possible to assist in the process of reconstruction; 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 repair or reconstruction of affected buildings and structures will be required; and WHEREAS property owners may require relief from the Zoning By-law in the form of minor variance applications in order to rebuild existing buildings and structures in areas affected by flooding; and WHEREAS these minor variance applications will cause delays and additional costs to property owners affected by flooding; THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that staff be directed to review the areas affected by the flooding and bring a details UPDATE ON FLOOD 2019 EMERGENCY RESPONSE
No Yes Motion To: COMMITTEE RECOMMENDATION That Council approve an amendment to Zoning By-law 2008-250 for 348 and 350 Winona Avenue to permit the reduction of select zoning performance standards in order to convert an existing three-unit dwelling into a four-unit low-rise apartment dwelling, as detailed in Document 2. details ZONING BY-LAW AMENDMENT - 348 AND 350 WINONA AVENUE
Yes Yes Motion To: details FRONT-ENDING REPORT - TRAFFIC CONTROL SIGNAL (BANK STREET AND ROTARY WAY; BANK STREET AND FINDLAY CREEK DRIVE)
Yes Yes Motion To: details ZONING BY-LAW AMENDMENT - PART OF 3285 BORRISOKANE ROAD
Yes Yes Motion To: details SETTLEMENT OF APPEALS TO OPA 150 - CYCLING AND ROADS SCHEDULES
Yes Yes Motion To: details SUMMARY OF ORAL AND WRITTEN PUBLIC SUBMISSIONS FOR ITEMS SUBJECT TO THE PLANNING ACT 'EXPLANATION REQUIREMENTS' AT THE CITY COUNCIL MEETING OF APRIL 24, 2019
Yes Yes Motion To: That the Rules of Procedure be suspended to consider the following motion, as the Development Charge Background Study and By-Laws Report is anticipated to come to next Council meeting. WHEREAS Development Charges By-laws are developed in accordance within the context of strict provincial guidelines, and these guidelines include that Development Charge By-laws last for five years; and WHEREAS the current Development Charges By-laws were enacted on June 11, 2014, meaning that the City needs to have the new Development Charges By-laws final and in place by June 10, 2019; and WHEREAS City Council understands that Development Charges By-laws are one of the few matters that have inflexible “drop dead” legislative dates attached to them, and that it is the Development Charges By-laws themselves that must be approved and simple approving motions supported by the Confirmation By-law will not suffice; and WHEREAS the Development Charges By-laws are complex and include complex calc details MOTIONS REQUIRING SUSPENSION OF THE RULES OF PROCEDURE
City Council
2019-04-24
Yes/No/Other Motion Passed Motion Meeting Item
Yes Yes Motion To: details OTTAWA PUBLIC HEALTH'S 2018 ANNUAL REPORT
Yes Yes Motion To: details PROVINCIAL BUDGET ANNOUNCEMENT ON PUBLIC HEALTH RESTRUCTURING
Yes Yes Motion To: COMMITTEE RECOMMENDATIONS, AS AMENDED That Council approve the Office of the Auditor General’s 2019 Work Plan as amended by: 1. adding a compliance audit concerning the Audit of Stage 2 Light Rail Transit (LRT) Project Procurement; and 2. deleting the “Audit of Travel and Hospitality – Compliance and Efficiency Audit” from this report and subsequently adding it to the Auditor General’s proposed Audit Work Plan for consideration by the Audit Committee and Council in 2020. details OFFICE OF THE AUDITOR GENERAL (OAG) 2019 AUDIT WORK PLAN
Yes Yes Motion To: details OFFICE OF THE AUDITOR GENERAL (OAG) - ANNUAL REPORT AND DETAILED AUDIT REPORTS
Yes Yes Motion To: details OFFICE OF THE AUDITOR GENERAL (OAG) - REPORT ON THE INVESTIGATION INTO THE TRANSFER OF FUNDS TO A FRAUDULENT SUPPLIER
Yes Yes Motion To: details OTTAWA COMMUNITY HOUSING CORPORATION MORTGAGE REFINANCING
Yes Yes Motion To: details AMENDMENTS TO OTTAWA FIRE SERVICES FEES AND CHARGES BY-LAW
Yes Yes Motion To: details BY-LAW REVIEW FRAMEWORK
Yes Yes Motion To: details 50TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATIONS OF VANIER 2019
Yes Yes Motion To: COMMITTEE RECOMMENDATIONS That Council: 1. Delegate the authority to the General Manager of the Public Works and Environmental Services Department to negotiate, finalize and execute a short-term, three-year curbside collection contract with each of the existing curbside collection service providers, including the In-house Collections Group, in accordance with section 22(1)(d) of the Procurement By-law, and as described in this report; and 2. Subject to the successful negotiations and execution of a contract with the City’s In-House Collections Group, approve an increase of $1.5M to the 2019 Solid Waste Fleet – Growth capital budget, for total authority of $1.95M, funded from the Solid Waste Capital Reserve Fund, for the purchase of five vehicles for growth, and an increase of $4.0M to the 2019 Lifecycle Renewal Fleet capital budget, for total authority of $36.615M, funded from the Fleet Vehicle Replacement Reserve Fund, for the purchase of 14 replacement vehicles, as des details SOLID WASTE RESIDENTIAL COLLECTION CONTRACTS RENEWAL
Yes Yes Motion To: details RESPONSE TO BEE CITY MOTION
Yes Yes Motion To: 1. Officially declare a climate emergency for the purposes of naming, framing, and deepening our commitment to protecting our economy, our eco systems, and our community from climate change; details CITY OF OTTAWA - DECLARATION OF CLIMATE EMERGENCY
Yes Yes Motion To: 2. Establish a Council Sponsors Group comprised of representatives from the Standing Committee on Environmental Protection, Water and Waste Management, Planning Committee, Transportation Committee, Transit Commission, the Ottawa Board of Health and the Councillor Liaison of the Environmental Stewardship Advisory Committee; details CITY OF OTTAWA - DECLARATION OF CLIMATE EMERGENCY
Yes Yes Motion To: details ZONING BY-LAW AMENDMENT - 10 OBLATS AVENUE AND 175 (A) MAIN STREET
Yes Yes Motion To: details ZONING BY-LAW AMENDMENT - 20 MARK AVENUE
Yes Yes Motion To: details ZONING BY-LAW AMENDMENT - 263 GREENSWAY AVENUE
Yes Yes Motion To: details ZONING BY-LAW AMENDMENT - 4840 BANK STREET
Yes Yes Motion To: details ZONING BY-LAW AMENDMENT - 4747 AND 4755 BANK STREET
Yes Yes Motion To: details ZONING BY-LAW AMENDMENT - PART OF 4789 BANK STREET AND AN UNADDRESSED PARCEL IMMEDIATELY TO THE NORTH WEST
Yes Yes Motion To: details FRONT-ENDING REPORT - ROUNDABOUT (BRIAN COBURN BOULEVARD AT GERRY LALONDE DRIVE/JEROME JODOIN DRIVE)
Yes Yes Motion To: details OFFICIAL PLAN AMENDMENT 150 SETTLEMENT OF APPEALS - BUILDING HEIGHT AND DESIGN
Yes Yes Motion To: details COMMEMORATIVE NAMING PROPOSAL - GEORGES DASSYLVA PARK
Yes Yes Motion To: details SUMMARY OF ORAL AND WRITTEN PUBLIC SUBMISSIONS FOR ITEMS SUBJECT TO THE PLANNING ACT 'EXPLANATION REQUIREMENTS' AT THE CITY COUNCIL MEETING OF APRIL 10, 2019
Yes Yes Motion To: WHEREAS the Planning, Infrastructure and Economic Development Department prepares a Year-End Report on a variety of performance measures; and WHEREAS inquiries have been raised by Councillors in the past as to the number of pre-consultation meetings facilitated by Planning Services that have resulted in applications being submitted; and WHEREAS Planning Services now charges a fee for pre-consultation meetings, and therefore can track the number of pre-consultation meetings held; and WHEREAS it is recognized that details on pre-consultation meetings are confidential, and are not available to members of the public in order to protect the rights of a property owner until such time as an application has been submitted; and WHEREAS Planning Services will be able to calculate the number of pre-consultations that have resulted in an application within one calendar year and provide these data in the 2019 annual report; and WHEREAS this does not provide a complete picture of how many details MOTIONS OF WHICH NOTICE HAS BEEN PREVIOUSLY GIVEN
Yes Yes Motion To: WHEREAS the participation rates of Canadians engaging in healthy physical activities has declined, while inactivity and obesity continues to rise in Canada; and WHEREAS health, physical activity and fitness ought to be promoted and embraced by Canadians of all ages and abilities; and WHEREAS many Canadian cities have taken up the challenge of encouraging and promoting physical activity, including Calgary, Saskatoon, Montréal and Victoria; and WHEREAS the City of Ottawa promotes active and healthy living through a number of initiatives, including: an ongoing “Try It” campaign for City fitness membership programs, a series of “I Love to” programs to promote swimming, skating, soccer and other sports; and WHEREAS the City of Ottawa Departments (Ottawa Public Health, Recreation, Cultural and Facility Services Department and others) work together on improving the access to physical activity for the residents; and WHEREAS the Recreation, Cultural and Facility Services Dep details MOTIONS OF WHICH NOTICE HAS BEEN PREVIOUSLY GIVEN
Yes Yes Motion To: That the Rules of Procedure be suspended to consider the following motion, as the road closures for this event would begin the day after the next City Council meeting. WHEREAS The Orléans Poutinefest is an outdoor festival promoting traditional, gourmet, exotic and different worlds of poutine. Featuring multiple food vendors, musicians and a craft beer garden; and WHEREAS The Orléans Poutinefest is to occur on Friday, May 10, 2019 through Sunday, May 12, 2019; and WHEREAS Centrum Boulevard, from Brisebois Crescent to Prestone Drive is required to be closed to accommodate the festival and on-street festival set-up; and WHEREAS the on-street festival set-up will commence at 6:00pm on Thursday May 9, 2019 and the festival will begin operation at 11:00am on Friday May 10, 2019; and WHEREAS the City of Ottawa’s Special Events on City Streets By-law (2001-260) prohibits road closures before 6:00 p.m. Monday to Friday; THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that Council approve the road clos details MOTIONS REQUIRING SUSPENSION OF THE RULES OF PROCEDURE
Yes No Motion To: That Councillor King be appointed to the Planning Committee details MOTIONS REQUIRING SUSPENSION OF THE RULES OF PROCEDURE
Yes Yes Motion To: WHEREAS there are a number of factors that will be impacting the 2020 budget and the availability of funds to support Council’s priorities, including but not limited to recently announced provincial budget pressures; and WHEREAS the City Treasurer will be bringing the 2020 Budget Directions report to Finance and Economic Development Committee (FEDCO) and Council in July 2019, providing Council with a more thorough understanding of the projected pressures that the City will be facing over the term; BE IT RESOLVED that Council refer Councillor Meehan’s Motion to the City Treasurer for review and consideration in the context of all other anticipated 2020 budget pressures and opportunities, and that the Treasurer report back to FEDCO and Council through the Budget Directions report. details Motion No 12/7 was then put to Council and CARRIED.
Yes Yes Motion To: WHEREAS there are a number of factors that will be impacting the 2020 budget and the availability of funds to support Council’s priorities, including but not limited to recently announced provincial budget pressures; and WHEREAS the City Treasurer will be bringing the 2020 Budget Directions report to Finance and Economic Development Committee (FEDCO) and Council in July 2019, providing Council with a more thorough understanding of the projected pressures that the City will be facing over the term; BE IT RESOLVED that Council refer Councillor Meehan’s Motion to the City Treasurer for review and consideration in the context of all other anticipated 2020 budget pressures and opportunities, and that the Treasurer report back to FEDCO and Council through the Budget Directions report. details
Yes Yes Motion To: WHEREAS there are a number of factors that will be impacting the 2020 budget and the availability of funds to support Council’s priorities, including but not limited to recently announced provincial budget pressures; and WHEREAS the City Treasurer will be bringing the 2020 Budget Directions report to Finance and Economic Development Committee (FEDCO) and Council in July 2019, providing Council with a more thorough understanding of the projected pressures that the City will be facing over the term; BE IT RESOLVED that Council refer Councillor Meehan’s Motion to the City Treasurer for review and consideration in the context of all other anticipated 2020 budget pressures and opportunities, and that the Treasurer report back to FEDCO and Council through the Budget Directions report. details NOTICES OF MOTION (FOR CONSIDERATION AT SUBSEQUENT MEETING)
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