Item - 2011.MM13.5

Tracking Status

  • City Council adopted this item on October 24, 2011 without amendments.

MM13.5 - Accessible Parking Permits - by Councillor Kristyn Wong-Tam, seconded by Councillor Mike Del Grande

Decision Type:
ACTION
Status:
Adopted
Wards:
All

City Council Decision

City Council on October 24 and 25, 2011, adopted the following:

 

1.         In the interest of fairness, City Council direct the appropriate staff to report to the February 6 and 7, 2012 meeting of City Council, through the Government Management Committee, on options for improving regulations, exemptions, and enforcement associated with Accessible Parking Permits, including options for removing exemptions for pay parking.

 

2.         City Council direct that staff consult with interested City Councillors, accessibility advocacy groups, and provincial officials, where appropriate.

 

3.         City Council request the Province of Ontario take effective steps to ensure that Accessible Parking Permits are issued only to qualifying applicants.

Background Information (City Council)

Motions (City Council)

Motion to Introduce Motion without Notice (Carried)

Speaker Nunziata advised that she had granted consent to Councillor Wong-Tam to seek leave of Council to add this Motion to the agenda.

Vote (Introduce Motion without Notice) Oct-24-2011 2:20 PM

Result: Carried Two-Thirds full Council Required - Wong-Tam - Add Motion to the agenda
Total members that voted Yes: 39 Members that voted Yes are Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Doug Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Doug Holyday, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Peter Milczyn, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Ron Moeser, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, David Shiner, Karen Stintz, Michael Thompson, Adam Vaughan, Kristyn Wong-Tam
Total members that voted No: 0 Members that voted No are
Total members that were Absent: 6 Members that were absent are Vincent Crisanti, Rob Ford, Mark Grimes, Norman Kelly, Giorgio Mammoliti, John Parker

Motion to Adopt Item (Carried)

Vote (Adopt Item) Oct-25-2011 2:32 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - MM13.5 - Adopt the item
Total members that voted Yes: 41 Members that voted Yes are Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Doug Ford, Rob Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Giorgio Mammoliti, Josh Matlow, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Peter Milczyn, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Ron Moeser, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, Karen Stintz, Michael Thompson, Adam Vaughan, Kristyn Wong-Tam
Total members that voted No: 1 Members that voted No are Janet Davis
Total members that were Absent: 3 Members that were absent are Mark Grimes, Pam McConnell, David Shiner
Source: Toronto City Clerk at www.toronto.ca/council