June 18 - 10:30

Environment and Climate Change Committee

Notices and meeting information for meeting participants and the public
Notices and meeting information are attached to the agenda and minutes, including: availability of simultaneous interpretation and accessibility accommodations; in camera meeting procedures; information items not subject to discussion; personal information disclaimer for correspondents and public speakers; notices regarding minutes; and remote participation details. Accessible formats and communication supports are available, upon request. Except where otherwise indicated, reports requiring Counc... (cont)
Declarations of Interest
Confirmation of Minutes
ECCC Minutes 11 - Tuesday, May 21, 2024
Referrals
Council Motion - Banning of Organic Waste from Landfills
The following Motion had been moved by Councillor Brockington and seconded by Councillor Menard at the City Council meeting of 14 June 2023: Council Motion N ͦ   2023-16-09 WHEREAS the provincial government has previously indicated their intent to ban organic waste from landfills across Ontario by 2030, WHEREAS diverting as much waste as possible that can be recycled or converted in to compost must be maximized in Ottawa and across Ontario, WHEREAS the City staff who participate on the Regiona... (cont)
Public Works Department
Solid Waste Master Plan
File No. ACS2024-PWD-SWS-0004 – City-wide Report Recommendation(s) That the Environment and Climate Change Committee recommend that Council: Approve the Solid Waste Master Plan, including actions and initiatives to supportOttawa’s future waste management system, as outlined in this report andattached as Supporting Document 1; Direct staff to immediately begin the planning and implementation for Action Suites scheduled for Year 1 of the Solid Waste Master Plan, as detailed in this report, wit... (cont)
Finance Services Department
Solid Waste Services Long Range Financial Plan 2025-2053
File No. ACS2024-FCS-FIN-0008 – City-wide Report Recommendation(s) That the Environment and Climate Change Committee recommend that City Council: Approve a funding plan that supports the operating and capital requirements for the Solid Waste Master Plan and recommended actions as outlined in this report. Approve the implementation of a fully recoverable fee model as outlined in this report, to fund Solid Waste Services for both waste diversion and garbage, as opposed to the current hybrid mod... (cont)
Public Works Department
Tree Program Review - Early Actions
File No. ACS2024-PWD-PMF-0002 – City-wide Report Recommendation(s) That the Environment and Climate Change Committee recommend that Council: Approve the amendments to the Commemorative Tree Program (to be rebranded as the “Tree Dedication Program”) with the following 2025 fee structure: Personal Dedications (with tag, no plaque): $995 (+HST) per tree Community Dedications (with plaque): $1,750 (+HST) per tree Approve the approach to proactive right-of-way tree replacements as outlined in ... (cont)
Strategic Initiatives Department
Tree Equity Analysis
File No. ACS2024-SI-CCR-0002 – City-wide Report Recommendation(s) That the Environment and Climate Change Committee recommend that Council: Direct staff to undertake a tree equity analysis for the City of Ottawa’s urban area using the American Forests methodology; and Direct staff to use the results of the tree equity analysis in the prioritization of tree planting under the Tree Planting Strategy.
In Camera Items
Notices of Motions (For Consideration at Subsequent Meeting)
Inquiries
Other Business
Adjournment
Next Meeting Tuesday, September 17, 2024.

Agenda