Item - 2017.MM34.17

Tracking Status

  • City Council adopted this item on November 7, 2017 without amendments.

MM34.17 - Supporting Toronto’s Public Schools with Education Development Charges - by Councillor Mike Layton, seconded by Councillor John Filion

Decision Type:

City Council Decision

City Council on November 7, 8 and 9, 2017, adopted the following:


1.  City Council request the Government of Ontario to amend Reg 20/98 – Access to Educational Development Charges in order to support essential infrastructure needs by permitting the Toronto District School Board to collect Educational Development Charges.

Background Information (City Council)

Communications (City Council)

(November 7, 2017) Letter from Randy Barba (MM.New.MM34.17.1)

Motions (City Council)

Motion to Waive Referral (Carried)

Speaker Nunziata advised Council that the provisions of Chapter 27, Council Procedures, require that Motion MM34.17 be referred to the Executive Committee. A two-thirds vote of the Council Members present is required to waive referral.

Motion to Adopt Item (Carried)

Vote (Adopt Item) Nov-08-2017 4:33 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - MM34.17 - Adopt the item
Total members that voted Yes: 41 Members that voted Yes are Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bailão, Jon Burnside, John Campbell, Shelley Carroll, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Joe Cressy, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Justin J. Di Ciano, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Michael Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Jim Hart, Stephen Holyday, Jim Karygiannis, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Giorgio Mammoliti, Josh Matlow, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, Neethan Shan, David Shiner, John Tory, Lucy Troisi, Kristyn Wong-Tam
Total members that voted No: 0 Members that voted No are
Total members that were Absent: 4 Members that were absent are Christin Carmichael Greb, Vincent Crisanti, Michelle Holland, Michael Thompson
Source: Toronto City Clerk at