Item - 2015.MM5.17

Tracking Status

  • City Council adopted this item on March 31, 2015 without amendments.

MM5.17 - Expansion of the StART Outside the Box Program to Target Artists in Toronto's Secondary Schools - by Councillor Rob Ford, seconded by Councillor Josh Matlow

Decision Type:
ACTION
Status:
Adopted
Wards:
All

City Council Decision

City Council on March 31, April 1 and 2, 2015, adopted the following:

 

1.  City Council request the General Manager, Transportation Services, through the StART Outside the Box Program, to report back on the feasibility of initiating, implementing and managing a competitive "emerging artist" program at high schools across the City to paint traffic signal boxes in consultation with the respective Councillor's office, with the City bearing the cost of materials, to a maximum of $200 per box.

 

2.  City Council request the General Manager, Transportation Services to work with the General Manager, Economic Development and Culture, and the Director, Toronto Office of Partnerships, to source corporate sponsorship to help offset the cost of materials.

 

3.  City Council request the General Manager, Transportation Services to work with the General Manager, Economic Development and Culture, and the Director, Toronto Office of Partnerships to source corporate sponsorship to furnish a 'Best in the City' prize for the best new addition to the program each year.

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 MM5.17 be referred to the Executive Committee. A two-thirds vote of the Council Members present is required to waive referral.

Vote (Waive Referral) Apr-01-2015 3:09 PM

Result: Carried Two-Thirds Required - MM5.17 - Waive referral
Total members that voted Yes: 42 Members that voted Yes are Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Jon Burnside, Christin Carmichael Greb, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Joe Cressy, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Justin J. Di Ciano, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Rob Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Jim Karygiannis, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Giorgio Mammoliti, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Ron Moeser, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, David Shiner, Michael Thompson, John Tory, Kristyn Wong-Tam
Total members that voted No: 3 Members that voted No are John Campbell, Stephen Holyday, Jaye Robinson
Total members that were Absent: 0 Members that were absent are

Motion to Adopt Item (Carried)
Source: Toronto City Clerk at www.toronto.ca/council