Item - 2012.MM25.49

Tracking Status

MM25.49 - Appointment of Fire Chief and General Manager of Toronto Fire Services - by Councillor Giorgio Mammoliti, seconded by Deputy Mayor Doug Holyday

Decision Type:
ACTION
Status:
Adopted
Wards:
All

City Council Decision

City Council on July 11, 12 and 13, 2012, adopted the following:

 

1.                 City Council appoint the candidate identified in Confidential Attachment 1 to the report (July 12, 2012) from the City Manager, to the position of Fire Chief and General Manager of Toronto Fire Services, with such appointment to be effective, subject to, and following written acceptance by the candidate of the terms and conditions of contract of employment offered by the City.

 

2.                  City Council authorize the Deputy City Manager, Citizen Focused Services B, to negotiate terms and conditions of employment and a start date mutually agreed on by the City and the candidate as reflected in the contract of employment.

 

3.                  City Council authorize and direct the appropriate City officials to take the necessary action to give effect to Council's decision, including the introduction in Council of the necessary bill to appoint the candidate identified in Confidential Attachment 1 to the report (July 12, 2012) from the City Manager, as Fire Chief under the Fire Protection and Prevention Act, 1997, as amended.

 

4.                  City Council repeal By-Law No. 299-2003 effective upon the appointment of the candidate identified in Confidential Attachment 1 to the report (July 12, 2012) from the City Manager, as Fire Chief, which by-law appointed Mr. William A. Stewart to the office of Fire Chief and General Manager for the City of Toronto.

 

5.                  City Council authorize the public release of the candidate's name identified in Confidential Attachment 1 to the report (July 12, 2012) from the City Manager.

 

City Council has appointed James W. Sales to the position of Fire Chief and General Manager of Toronto Fire Services.

 

The balance of Confidential Attachment 1 to the report (July 12, 2012) from the City Manager remains confidential in accordance with the City of Toronto Act, 2006, as it pertains to personal matters about an identifiable individual, including municipal or local board employees.

Confidential Attachment - Personal matters about an identifiable individual, including municipal or local board employees

Background Information (City Council)

Member Motion MM25.49
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2012/mm/bgrd/backgroundfile-49067.pdf
(July 12, 2012) Report from the City Manager on Appointment of Fire Chief and General Manager of Toronto Fire Services
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2012/mm/bgrd/backgroundfile-49068.pdf
Confidential Attachment

Motions (City Council)

Motion to Introduce Motion without Notice moved by Councillor Giorgio Mammoliti (Carried)

That Councillor Mammoliti be permitted to add to the agenda of today's meeting an urgent Motion without notice concerning:

 

-           Appointment - Fire Chief and General Manager of Toronto Fire Services

 

Reason for Urgency:

 

This Motion is time-sensitive as Council will not meet again until October 2012 and it is critical this matter be considered at this meeting.

Vote (Introduce Motion without Notice) Jul-12-2012 9:59 AM

Result: Carried Two-Thirds full Council Required - Mammoliti - Add Urgent Motion - Fire Chief
Total members that voted Yes: 34 Members that voted Yes are Paul Ainslie, Ana Bailăo, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, Paula Fletcher, Doug Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Giorgio Mammoliti, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Peter Milczyn, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Frances Nunziata (Chair), John Parker, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Jaye Robinson, David Shiner, Karen Stintz, Kristyn Wong-Tam
Total members that voted No: 0 Members that voted No are
Total members that were Absent: 11 Members that were absent are Maria Augimeri, John Filion, Rob Ford, Mark Grimes, Chin Lee, Joe Mihevc, Ron Moeser, Cesar Palacio, Anthony Perruzza, Michael Thompson, Adam Vaughan

Motion to Adopt Item (Carried)

 

Vote (Adopt Item) Jul-12-2012 3:56 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - MM25.49 - Adopt the item
Total members that voted Yes: 35 Members that voted Yes are Maria Augimeri, Ana Bailăo, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, Doug Ford, Rob Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Doug Holyday, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Giorgio Mammoliti, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Peter Milczyn, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, Karen Stintz, Adam Vaughan, Kristyn Wong-Tam
Total members that voted No: 0 Members that voted No are
Total members that were Absent: 10 Members that were absent are Paul Ainslie, Michelle Berardinetti, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Mark Grimes, Joe Mihevc, Ron Moeser, James Pasternak, David Shiner, Michael Thompson
Source: Toronto City Clerk at www.toronto.ca/council