Item - 2016.MM22.31

Tracking Status

  • City Council adopted this item on November 8, 2016 without amendments.

MM22.31 - Do-it-Yourself (DIY) Skateboard Spaces - by Councillor Ana Bail„o, seconded by Councillor Janet Davis

Decision Type:

City Council Decision

City Council on November 8 and 9, 2016, adopted the following:


1.  City Council request the General Manager, Parks, Forestry and Recreation, in consultation with the Acting General Manager, Transportation Services, to consult with the Ward 18 Do-it-Yourself (DIY) Skateboard group and the Toronto Skateboard Advisory Committee on the need and opportunities for DIY skateboard space other skateboard facilities in the west-end of Toronto.

Background Information (City Council)

Motions (City Council)

Motion to Introduce Motion without Notice moved by Councillor Ana Bail„o (Carried)

That Councillor Ana Bailão be permitted to add to the agenda of today's meeting an urgent Motion without Notice concerning:


Do-it-Yourself (DIY) Skateboard Spaces


Reason for Urgency:


This Motion is urgent as, given a recent incident in Ward 18, there is an obvious need to investigate the possibility of developing policies and procedures to do the same here in Toronto, in consultation with the Toronto Skateboard Advisory Committee and the broader skateboarding community.

Motion to Adopt Item (Carried)
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