Item - 2017.MM35.9

Tracking Status

  • City Council adopted this item on December 5, 2017 without amendments.

MM35.9 - Request for Report on Halloween Road Closures - by Councillor Sarah Doucette, seconded by Councillor John Campbell

Decision Type:

City Council Decision

City Council on December 5, 6, 7 and 8, 2017, adopted the following:


1.  City Council request the General Manager, Transportation Services to report to the April 11, 2018 Public Works and Infrastructure Committee meeting on the feasibility of Councillor sponsored road closures on Halloween night when safety is a concern.

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 MM35.9 be referred to the Public Works and Infrastructure Committee. A two-thirds vote of the Council Members present is required to waive referral.

Vote (Waive Referral) Dec-06-2017 5:21 PM

Result: Carried Two-Thirds Required - MM35.9 - Waive referral
Total members that voted Yes: 36 Members that voted Yes are Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Jon Burnside, John Campbell, Christin Carmichael Greb, Shelley Carroll, Josh Colle, 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, Michelle Holland, Stephen Holyday, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Josh Matlow, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, James Pasternak, Jaye Robinson, Neethan Shan, David Shiner, Lucy Troisi, Kristyn Wong-Tam
Total members that voted No: 1 Members that voted No are Gord Perks
Total members that were Absent: 8 Members that were absent are Ana Bail„o, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Jim Karygiannis, Giorgio Mammoliti, Anthony Perruzza, Michael Thompson, John Tory

Motion to Adopt Item (Carried)
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