Item - 2018.CC39.1

Tracking Status

  • City Council adopted this item on April 24, 2018 without amendments.

CC39.1 - Declaring the Office of Councillor, Ward 33 - Don Valley East Vacant and Deciding the Rules for Appointing a Replacement

Decision Type:
33 - Don Valley East

City Council Decision

City Council on April 24, 25, 26 and 27, 2018, adopted the following:


1. City Council declare a vacancy in the office of Councillor, Ward 33 – Don Valley East.


2. City Council reschedule its next regular meeting to start on Wednesday, May 23, 2018 and hold a special meeting on Tuesday, May 22, 2018 at 9:30 a.m. in the Council Chamber to fill the Ward 33 vacancy by appointment.


3. City Council fill the vacancy in accordance with the following:


a. the City Clerk advertises the vacancy inviting any interested and qualified applicants to seek appointment to City Council;


b. interested persons complete a Consent of Nominee and Acknowledgement of Qualifications and provide personal identification showing their name and qualifying address within the City of Toronto;


c. the deadline for submitting the required forms to the City Clerk is Monday, May 14, 2018 at 4:30 p.m.;


d. the City Clerk submits a report with the list of applicants for publication on the agenda of the May 22, 2018 City Council meeting;


e. each applicant is provided the opportunity to address City Council for up to 5 minutes;


f. the order in which applicants address City Council is determined by lot drawn by the City Clerk when City Council begins its debate on the item;


g. Members of City Council are entitled to ask one question of each candidate;


h. City Council votes on the appointment by ballot in accordance with the Council Procedures; and


i. City Council enacts a by-law confirming the appointment of the successful candidate to the office for the remainder of the term of the present Council.

Background Information (City Council)

(April 16, 2018) Report from the City Clerk on Declaring the Office of Councillor, Ward 33 - Don Valley East Vacant and Deciding the Rules for Appointing a Replacement (CC39.1)

Motions (City Council)

Motion to Adopt Item (Carried)

Vote (Adopt Item) Apr-26-2018 9:45 AM

Result: Carried Majority Required - CC39.1 - Adopt the item
Total members that voted Yes: 27 Members that voted Yes are Paul Ainslie, Jon Burnside, John Campbell, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Jim Hart, Stephen Holyday, Jim Karygiannis, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Giorgio Mammoliti, Josh Matlow, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Frances Nunziata (Chair), James Pasternak, Gord Perks, David Shiner, Michael Thompson, John Tory, Lucy Troisi, Kristyn Wong-Tam
Total members that voted No: 5 Members that voted No are Josh Colle, Joe Cressy, Paula Fletcher, Michael Ford, Neethan Shan
Total members that were Absent: 12 Members that were absent are Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Christin Carmichael Greb, Justin J. Di Ciano, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Michelle Holland, Chin Lee, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Cesar Palacio, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson
Source: Toronto City Clerk at