Item - 2013.CC43.1

Tracking Status

CC43.1 - Reassigning the Powers of the Mayor under Chapter 3, Accountability Officers and Chapter 59, Emergency Management

Decision Type:

City Council Decision

City Council on November 15, 2013, adopted the following:


1.         City Council amend Chapter 59, Emergency Management to provide that the Deputy Mayor assume those powers and duties that have been delegated by City Council to the Mayor under its own authority, to be in effect until November 30, 2014.


2.         City Council amend the selection process provisions of Chapter 3, Accountability Officers, to provide that the selection panels are appointed by the Deputy Mayor and chaired by the Deputy Mayor or the Deputy Mayor's designate, to be in effect until November 30, 2014.


3.         City Council introduce and enact any necessary bills.

Background Information (City Council)

Petition under s. 27-30 of the City of Toronto Council Procedures bearing the names and signatures of 24 Members of City Council
(November 15, 2013) Office of Emergency Management - List of EOC Activations, 2010-2013, submitted by the Deputy City Manager (CC43.1a)

Motions (City Council)

Motion to Adopt Item (Carried)

Vote (Adopt Item) Nov-15-2013 11:07 AM

Result: Carried Two-Thirds full Council Required - CC43.1 - 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, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Peter Leon, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, 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, David Shiner, Karen Stintz, Michael Thompson, Adam Vaughan, Kristyn Wong-Tam
Total members that voted No: 2 Members that voted No are Doug Ford, Rob Ford
Total members that were Absent: 2 Members that were absent are Gloria Lindsay Luby, Giorgio Mammoliti
Source: Toronto City Clerk at