Item - 2017.MM29.15

Tracking Status

  • City Council adopted this item on May 24, 2017 without amendments.

MM29.15 - Support for Youth Cricket Initiatives - by Councillor Neethan Shan, seconded by Mayor John Tory

Decision Type:

City Council Decision

City Council on May 24, 25 and 26, 2017, adopted the following:


1.  City Council endorse the CGMA Mayors' School Cricket Tournament and congratulate York Memorial Collegiate Institute and Woburn Collegiate Institute, the 2016 champions.


2.  City Council endorse the objectives of the Cricket Across the Pond scholarships and initiatives to strengthen international relations and youth development through cricket.


3.  City Council express its appreciation to CIMA Canada, Canadian Tire, the Trillium Foundation, SportChek, the Toronto District School Board and the Toronto Catholic District School Board and other partners for working successfully with the City to provide these initiatives at no cost to the City of Toronto.

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 MM29.15 be referred to the Community Development and Recreation Committee. A two-thirds vote of the Council Members present is required to waive referral.

Motion to Adopt Item (Carried)

Vote (Adopt Item) May-26-2017 7:10 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - MM29.15 - Adopt the item
Total members that voted Yes: 36 Members that voted Yes are Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Jon Burnside, Christin Carmichael Greb, 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, Michael Ford, 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, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, Neethan Shan, John Tory, 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 Ana Bail„o, John Campbell, Shelley Carroll, Michelle Holland, Giorgio Mammoliti, James Pasternak, David Shiner, Michael Thompson
Source: Toronto City Clerk at