Item - 2013.MM41.2

Tracking Status

  • City Council adopted this item on November 13, 2013 without amendments.

MM41.2 - Development of a New Long-Term Federal Plan to Fix Canadaís Housing Crunch - by Councillor Pam McConnell, seconded by Councillor Ana Bail„o

Decision Type:
ACTION
Status:
Adopted
Wards:
All

City Council Decision

City Council on November 13, 14, 15 and 18, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council endorse the Federation of Canadian Municipalities (FCM) housing campaign, “Fixing Canada’s Housing Crunch”, and urge the Federal Minister of Employment and Social Development to develop a long-term plan for housing that puts core investments on solid ground, increases predictability, protects Canadians from the planned expiry of $1.7 billion in social housing agreements and ensures a healthy stock of affordable rental housing for Canadians.

 

2.         City Council direct that this resolution be sent to the Federal Minister of Employment and Social Development, the Provincial Minister of Municipal Affairs and Housing, all Toronto Members of Parliament, all Toronto Members of Provincial Parliament, the Federation of Canadian Municipalities and the Association of Municipalities Ontario.

Background Information (City Council)

Motions (City Council)

Motion to Waive Referral (Carried)

Speaker Nunziata advised Council that the provisions of Chapter 27, Council Procedures, require that Motion MM41.2 be referred to the Executive Committee.  A two-thirds vote of the Council Members present is required to waive referral.

Vote (Waive Referral) Nov-14-2013 2:21 PM

Result: Carried Two-Thirds Required - MM41.2 - Waive referral
Total members that voted Yes: 35 Members that voted Yes are Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Raymond Cho, Gary Crawford, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Rob Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Peter Leon, Giorgio Mammoliti, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Ron Moeser, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, 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 John Parker
Total members that were Absent: 9 Members that were absent are Shelley Carroll, Josh Colle, Vincent Crisanti, Doug Ford, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Joe Mihevc, Peter Milczyn, Denzil Minnan-Wong, David Shiner

Motion to Adopt Item (Carried)

Vote (Adopt Item) Nov-14-2013 2:22 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - MM41.2 - Adopt the item
Total members that voted Yes: 36 Members that voted Yes are Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Gary Crawford, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Rob Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Peter Leon, Giorgio Mammoliti, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Ron Moeser, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, Michael Thompson, Adam Vaughan, Kristyn Wong-Tam
Total members that voted No: 0 Members that voted No are
Total members that were Absent: 9 Members that were absent are Josh Colle, Vincent Crisanti, Paula Fletcher, Doug Ford, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Peter Milczyn, Denzil Minnan-Wong, David Shiner, Karen Stintz
Source: Toronto City Clerk at www.toronto.ca/council