Item - 2016.MM12.32

Tracking Status

  • City Council adopted this item on February 3, 2016 without amendments.
  • See also By-law 71-2016

MM12.32 - Interim Control By-law affecting lands generally bounded on the west side of Murray Road, north of Wilson Avenue and south of Plewes Road - by Councillor Maria Augimeri, seconded by Councillor David Shiner

Decision Type:
9 - York Centre

City Council Decision

City Council on February 3 and 4, 2016, adopted the following:


1.  City Council direct the Chief Planner and Executive Director, City Planning to undertake a study for the lands on the west side of Murray Road between Wilson Avenue and Plewes Road, as identified on Attachment 1 to the report (February 3, 2016) from the Chief Planner and Executive Director, City Planning, to review the existing land use permissions and regulations pertaining to the proposed study area and determine if new policies and standards are required to reduce land use conflict, and if so, to bring forward new policies and zoning regulations for the area.


2.  Pursuant to Section 38 of the Planning Act, City Council enact the Interim Control By-law to prohibit any new Employment and Manufacturing uses described as concrete batching plants, a contractor’s establishment, motor vehicle body repair shop, transportation terminal and plastic product manufacturing use, attached as Attachment 3 to the final report (February 3, 2016) from the Chief Planner and Executive Director, City Planning, for a period of one year to study the land use permissions contained within the former City of North York Zoning By-law No. 7625 and City of Toronto Zoning By-law No. 569-2013, as they apply to the proposed study area.


3.  City Council authorize the City Solicitor to make such stylistic and technical changes to the Interim Control By-law as may be required.

Background Information (City Council)

Motion MM12.32
(February 3, 2016) Report from the Chief Planner and Executive Director, City Planning on Murray Road Interim Control By-law

Motions (City Council)

Motion on Interim Control By-law moved by Councillor David Shiner (Carried)

That leave be granted to introduce a Motion without Notice respecting an Interim Control By-law.

Motion to Adopt Item (Carried)

Vote (Adopt Item) Feb-04-2016 2:37 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - MM12.32 - Adopt the item
Total members that voted Yes: 37 Members that voted Yes are Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Jon Burnside, John Campbell, Christin Carmichael Greb, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Gary Crawford, Joe Cressy, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Stephen Holyday, Jim Karygiannis, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, 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, Jaye Robinson, David Shiner, Michael Thompson, Kristyn Wong-Tam
Total members that voted No: 0 Members that voted No are
Total members that were Absent: 8 Members that were absent are Michelle Berardinetti, Josh Colle, Justin J. Di Ciano, Frank Di Giorgio, Paula Fletcher, Rob Ford, Giorgio Mammoliti, John Tory
Source: Toronto City Clerk at