Item - 2014.MM48.10

Tracking Status

MM48.10 - Extension of Alcohol Sales and Service Hours During the 2014 Winter Olympics - by Councillor Mike Layton, seconded by Councillor Michael Thompson

Decision Type:
ACTION
Status:
Amended
Wards:
All

City Council Decision

City Council on February 19 and 20, 2014, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council authorize the extension of alcohol sales and service hours in the City of Toronto, in areas other than the Wards identified in Part 2 below to begin at 7:00 a.m. on February 22 and February 23, 2014 to allow local cafes and restaurants to take advantage of the economic opportunities of this major international event.

 

2.         City Council, at the request of the associated local Ward Councillors, not include the following Wards as part of the extension of alcohol sales and service hours in the City of Toronto:

 

- Ward 9 - York Centre

- Ward 11 – York South – Weston

- Ward 24 - Willowdale

 

3.         City Council not extend the extension of alcohol sales and service hours to any establishments licensed as "nightclubs", license category B97 (Entertainment District).

 

4.         City Council authorize the City Solicitor to introduce a by-law substantially as set out in this Motion.

Background Information (City Council)

Member Motion MM48.10
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2014/mm/bgrd/backgroundfile-66916.pdf
Appendix 1 - Draft By-law
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2014/mm/bgrd/backgroundfile-66921.pdf
(February 17, 2014) Supplementary Report from the General Manager, Economic Development and Culture on Extension of Alcohol Sales and Service Hours During the 2014 Winter Olympics (MM48.10a)
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2014/mm/bgrd/backgroundfile-67034.pdf

Motions (City Council)

Motion to Waive Referral (Carried)

Speaker Nunziata advised Council that the provisions of Chapter 27, Council Procedures, require that Motion MM48.10 be referred to the Economic Development Committee.  A two-thirds vote of the Council Members present is required to waive referral.

Vote (Waive Referral) Feb-20-2014 2:42 PM

Result: Carried Two-Thirds Required - MM48.10. - Waive referral
Total members that voted Yes: 41 Members that voted Yes are Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Doug Ford, Rob Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Peter Leon, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Peter Milczyn, Denzil Minnan-Wong, 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 Mike Del Grande, Ron Moeser
Total members that were Absent: 2 Members that were absent are Josh Colle, Giorgio Mammoliti

1 - Motion to Adopt Item as Amended moved by Councillor Mike Layton (Carried)

That City Council delete the recommendations in Member Motion MM48.10 and replace them with the following new recommendations:

 

1.         City Council authorize the extension of alcohol sales and service hours in the City of Toronto, in areas other than the Wards identified in Recommendation 2, to begin at 7:00 a.m. on February 22 and February 23, 2014 to allow local cafes and restaurants to take advantage of the economic opportunities of this major international event.

 

2.         City Council, at the request of the associated local Ward Councillors, not include the following Wards as part of the extension of alcohol sales and service hours in the City of Toronto:

 

- Ward 9 - York Centre

- Ward 11 – York South – Weston

- Ward 24 - Willowdale

 

3.         City Council not extend the extension of alcohol sales and service hours to any establishments licensed as "nightclubs", license category B97 (Entertainment District).

 

4.         City Council authorize the City Solicitor to introduce a by-law substantially as set out in this Motion.

Vote (Adopt Item as Amended) Feb-20-2014 7:24 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - MM48.10 - Layton - motion 1 - Adopt the item as amended
Total members that voted Yes: 37 Members that voted Yes are Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Doug Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Peter Leon, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Ron Moeser, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, Karen Stintz, Michael Thompson, Adam Vaughan, Kristyn Wong-Tam
Total members that voted No: 4 Members that voted No are Mike Del Grande, Rob Ford, John Parker, David Shiner
Total members that were Absent: 4 Members that were absent are Paul Ainslie, Giorgio Mammoliti, Peter Milczyn, James Pasternak
Source: Toronto City Clerk at www.toronto.ca/council