Item - 2011.MM13.7

Tracking Status

  • City Council adopted this item on October 24, 2011 with amendments.

MM13.7 - 212 Vesta Drive - Further Instructions on a Minor Variance Appeal to the Ontario Municipal Board - by Councillor James Pasternak, seconded by Councillor Anthony Perruzza

Decision Type:
ACTION
Status:
Amended
Ward:
21 - St. Paul's

City Council Decision

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

 

1.         City Council receive the report (October 21, 2011) from the City Solicitor.

 

2.         City Council direct that the Confidential Attachment to the report (October 21, 2011) from the City Solicitor remain confidential.

 

3.         City Council adopt the confidential instructions contained in the Confidential Attachment to the motion by Councillor Mihevc.

 

4.         City Council authorize the public release of the Confidential instructions adopted by City Council at the end of the meeting.

 

The following instructions have been adopted by City Council and are now public:

 

1.         City Council direct the City Solicitor to work toward a settlement that is more consistent with good planning principles.

 

2.         If an acceptable solution cannot be achieved, City Council direct the City Solicitor and an outside planning consultant to continue to oppose the variances.

 

Confidential Attachment 1 to the report (October 21, 2011) from the City Solicitor remains confidential in its entirety in accordance with the provisions of the City of Toronto Act, 2006, as it is about litigation or potential litigation that affects the City or one of its agencies, boards, and commissions, and contains advice or communications that are subject to solicitor-client privilege.

Confidential Attachment - Litigation or potential litigation, including matters before administrative tribunals, affecting the municipality or local board and advice or communications subject to solicitor client privilege

Background Information (City Council)

Member Motion 13.7
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2011/mm/bgrd/backgroundfile-41944.pdf
(October 21, 2011) report from the City Solicitor on 212 Vesta Drive, seeking instructions on an Ontario Municipal Board Hearing
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2011/mm/bgrd/backgroundfile-41941.pdf
Confidential Attachment 1
Confidential Schedule A

Motions (City Council)

Motion to Introduce Motion without Notice (Carried)

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

Vote (Introduce Motion without Notice) Oct-24-2011 7:51 PM

Result: Carried Two-Thirds full Council Required - Pasternak - Add Motion to the agenda
Total members that voted Yes: 34 Members that voted Yes are Paul Ainslie, Ana Bail„o, 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, Mary Fragedakis, Doug Holyday, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Peter Milczyn, Ron Moeser, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, Karen Stintz, Michael Thompson, Adam Vaughan
Total members that voted No: 0 Members that voted No are
Total members that were Absent: 11 Members that were absent are Maria Augimeri, Michelle Berardinetti, Janet Davis, Rob Ford, Mark Grimes, Norman Kelly, Giorgio Mammoliti, Josh Matlow, Denzil Minnan-Wong, David Shiner, Kristyn Wong-Tam

Motion to Adopt Item as Amended moved by Councillor Joe Mihevc (Carried)

That:

 

1.         City Council receive the report (October 21, 2011) from the City Solicitor.

 

2.         City Council direct that the Confidential Attachment to the report (October 21, 2011) from the City Solicitor remain confidential.

 

3.         City Council adopt the confidential instructions contained in the Confidential Attachment to the Motion by Councillor Mihevc.

 

4.         City Council authorize the public release at the end of the meeting of the Confidential instructions adopted by City Council.

Vote (Adopt Item as Amended) Oct-25-2011 10:08 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - MM13.7 - Mihevc - adopt the item as amended
Total members that voted Yes: 28 Members that voted Yes are Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Sarah Doucette, Mary Fragedakis, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Peter Milczyn, Ron Moeser, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, Gord Perks, Jaye Robinson, David Shiner, Michael Thompson, Adam Vaughan, Kristyn Wong-Tam
Total members that voted No: 7 Members that voted No are Frank Di Giorgio, Doug Ford, Rob Ford, Doug Holyday, Giorgio Mammoliti, James Pasternak, Anthony Perruzza
Total members that were Absent: 10 Members that were absent are Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Josh Colle, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Mark Grimes, Norman Kelly, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Karen Stintz
Source: Toronto City Clerk at www.toronto.ca/council