Item - 2018.CC44.14

Tracking Status

  • City Council adopted this item on July 23, 2018 with amendments.

CC44.14 - Immediate Steps to Address Gun Violence

Decision Type:
ACTION
Status:
Amended
Wards:
All

City Council Decision

City Council on July 23, 24, 25, 26, 27 and 30, 2018, adopted the following:

 

1.  City Council urge the Federal Government to ban the sale of handguns in the City of Toronto.

 

2.  City Council request the Government of Canada to strengthen its proposed gun control legislation in Bill C-71, An Act to amend certain Acts and Regulations in relation to firearms, by:

 

a.  restoring the 1977 controls on the sale of unrestricted firearms requiring firearms dealers to record the licence number, make, model and serial number of all firearms sold and subject these records to annual inspection so that police services can inspect records as needed to trace firearms used in crimes;

 

b.  creating more stringent transport provisions for restricted firearms to limit transport outside of direct transfers between their place of storage and approved destination; and

 

c.  prohibiting the availability, sale, possession and use of handguns, assault rifles and semi-automatic firearms in Canada, with the exception of the Canadian Armed Forces, police services or other entity that is authorized to possess firearms with legal obligations imposed by the municipal, provincial and federal governments.

 

3.  City Council request the Federal Government to enact legislation:

 

a.  to control guns coming into Canada along the American and Canadian border; and

 

b.  to create gun repositories that require all long guns and hand guns to be locked up and only retrieved if and where there is a need for hunting or going to the range for target practice, such repositories to be developed in a private-public partnership.

  

4.  City Council request the Mayor to convey to the Attorney General of Canada and Public Safety Minister City Council's request that relevant legislation, including but not limited to legislation currently before Parliament, be amended to:

 

a.  include tougher penalties including mandatory-minimum sentences for gun traffickers;

 

b.  direct more resources to tackle domestic firearm trafficking, specifically targeting large single purchasers of firearms; and

 

c.  implement tougher screening for mental health and intimate partner violence issues for licensed gun owners and those seeking to acquire firearm permits.

 

5.  City Council request the Minister of Border Security and Organized Crime Reduction and the Minister of Public Safety to advise the City of Toronto on:

 

a.  how Ottawa can support efforts to deter or reduce the ongoing wave of gun and gangs violence in Toronto;

 

b.  ways of stopping the free flow of illegal guns along the United States of America border into Canada; and

 

c.  how the allocated federal funding will assist the City in eradicating the level of gun violence in Toronto.

 

6.  City Council urge the Provincial Government to ban the sale of handgun ammunition in the City of Toronto.

 

7.  City Council request the Government of Ontario to fulfill its campaign promise to provide an additional $1.9 billion for mental health supports.

 

8.  City Council request the Province of Ontario to review the Residential Tenancies Act or any other relevant legislation with a view to provide more tools to evict people for criminal behaviour specifically related to guns, gangs and drug trafficking and to provide more resources to the Landlord and Tenant Board to process evictions on a more timely basis.

 

9.  City Council authorize the Executive Director, Social Development Finance and Administration to apply for, enter into any necessary agreements, receive, and allocate Federal Government funding for an amount of $1.050 million in 2018 to immediately implement the Youth Violence Prevention Initiatives and expand the Community Crisis Response Program, as detailed in Revised Appendix B, #1, #3, #4 and #16 to the report (July 17, 2018) from the Interim City Manager.

 

10.  City Council, upon receipt of Federal Government funding, authorize the Chief Financial Officer to adjust the 2018 Approved Operating Budgets for Social Development, Finance and Administration by $0.900 million gross and $0 net, which will support the addition of 8 temporary positions to the program complement; and Shelter, Support and Housing Administration for $0.150 million gross and $0 net, contingent on receipt of funding from the Federal Government.

 

11.  City Council authorize the Executive Director, Social Development Finance and Administration to apply for up to an additional $29.0 million in Federal Government funding over a five year period beginning April 1, 2019, for ongoing investments in community violence intervention and prevention programming.

 

12.  City Council authorize the City Manager to request, enter into any necessary agreements, receive, and allocate Provincial or Federal Government funding up to $15.0 million to support enforcement initiatives, including enhanced surveillance activities and enhanced community security in local communities most impacted by gun violence as detailed in Revised Appendix B, #18, #19 and #20 to the report (July 17, 2018) from the Interim City Manager.

 

13.  City Council authorize the City Manager to request, enter into any necessary agreements, receive, and allocate Provincial or Federal Government funding up to $2.6 million to fund the implementation of measures in the approved Youth Equity Strategy that are deemed most effective at addressing the roots of youth violence by the General Manager, Social Development, Finance and Administration, and the Toronto Police Service.

 

14.  City Council direct the City Manager to report through the 2019 budget process on the impact of these investments and any additional resources required to implement a proactive safe summer plan in 2019.

 

15.  City Council request the City Manager, in collaboration with the Toronto Police Services Board, prior to awarding the contract to ShotSpotter, to consult with the office of the Ontario Information and Privacy Commissioner, and if any concerns are identified and not resolved to the satisfaction of the Ontario Information and Privacy Commissioner, that these matters be reported to the Executive Committee.

 

16.  City Council require the City Manager to monitor the use, and potential community benefits of Shot Spotters in at-risk communities, in consultation with affected communities and the Toronto Police Services Board and to report back to City Council on the effectiveness of this technology in the first quarter of 2019.

 

17.  City Council request the Toronto Police Services Board to immediately hire 100 new police officers, funded in 2018 through the Tax Rate Stabilization Fund, with the 2019 costs to be considered as part of the 2019 Budget Process.

 

18.  City Council request the Toronto Police Services Board to request the Chief of Police to:

 

a.  accelerate and increase the hiring of experienced community officers from other Services to be deployed City-wide; and

 

b.  accelerate the implementation of a sustainable Neighbourhood Policing Model City-wide recommended through the Toronto Police Service modernization plan and to report to the Budget Committee through the 2019 budget process to address if any additional funding is required; and

 

c.  determine how the existing Police Community Partnerships within 11, 12 and 13 Divisions could be expanded to other parts of the City where local community organizations (i.e. Ratepayer and Tenant Associations, local Business Improvement Areas, community organizations and community leaders), working in partnership with the Toronto Police Service, can help in reducing the level of crime through crime prevention initiatives, at no cost to the Toronto Police Service.

 

19.  City Council request the Toronto Police Service Board and the Province of Ontario to consider the recommendations in the April 2018 report, "Another Day, Another Janazah" published by the Somali Youth Research Initiative, a research project that works to analyze and better understand the scope, experience of violence and homicides among Somali-Canadian youth in Ontario, in particular, the report calls for the following recommendations:

 

a.  the collection of disaggregated data to better address gaps in data and to do so in consultations with Somali-Canadian families and their community, regarding concerns that Somalis are dying at a greater rate than members of other community groups that are impacted by gun violence, in accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Canadian Human Rights Act;

 

b.  the establishment of an advisory group composed of community leaders, victim families, police services, and community organizations to analyze and review current homicide investigation practices to identify existing gaps to improve clearance rates; and

 

c.  investments in culturally-sensitive mental health resources for Somali-Canadian families by increasing the funding provisions of Enhanced Youth Outreach Workers and counsellors with a focus on mental health.

 

20.  City Council request the Board of Directors of the Toronto Community Housing Corporation to report to the Executive Committee in the first quarter of 2019 on the concrete steps being undertaken by the Corporation to reduce the number of gun crimes in Toronto Community Housing.

 

21.  City Council request the Chief Executive Officer, Toronto Community Housing Corporation to determine what additional resources are needed to take immediate steps to address gun and gang violence within the Toronto Community Housing Corporation complexes that are within Neighbourhood Improvement Areas, such as hiring on-site security 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, and to report back to the City Manager with any resources request for inclusion in the 2019 Operating Budget.

 

22.  City Council direct the City Clerk to write to the Chief Coroner for Ontario, on behalf of Toronto City Council, to request an inquest be held into gun violence related deaths in Toronto to make useful recommendations directed to the avoidance of further deaths due to gun violence and to circulate this resolution to Ontario municipalities asking that they support this request for their communities.

 

23.  City Council direct the City Manager to report back on by-law and/or policy initiatives addressing gun violence that may be taken by the City of Toronto, including potential by-laws to control the sale of handguns in Toronto.

 

24.  City Council direct the City Manager in consultation with the Toronto Police Services Board, to establish a Gun Amnesty/Buyback program and report to City Council in the first quarter of 2019 on the status of implementation.

 

25.  City Council request the City Manager, in consultation with the Toronto Police Services Board, to conduct a review of existing municipal initiatives in Canada that have as their aim the reduction and/or regulation in the sale, storage, and use of ammunition, and to identify possible regulatory options that may be pursued by the City of Toronto in this regard.

 

26.  City Council request the City Manager and the Executive Director, Municipal Licensing and Standards, in consultation with the Toronto Police Services Board, to report on the findings of their review of the powers under the licensing provisions of the City of Toronto Act to regulate/and or limit the sale of ammunition, similar to the regulations implemented for fireworks.

 

27.  City Council request the City Manager to present City Council with a comprehensive analysis of the legislative tools available to City Council to regulate the sale, storage and use of ammunition with the City's borders.

 

28.  City Council request the Chief Planner and Executive Director, City Planning to report back in the first quarter of 2019 to the Planning and Growth Management Committee with draft options for a zoning by-law amendment that would have the effect of the City of Toronto regulating, within its borders, the sale, storage, and use of ammunition for firearms, with the exception of ammunition that is stored or used by the Canadian Armed Forces, a police force, or other entity that is authorized to store or use ammunition in connection with a legal obligation imposed by the municipal, the provincial or the federal government.

  

29.  City Council request the Executive Director, Municipal Licensing and Standards, in cooperation with the Chief Building Official and Executive Director, Toronto Building and the Chief Planner and Executive Director, City Planning, to investigate any operating gun clubs with a shooting range in the City of Toronto to determine if they are operating legally and take appropriate action if required.

 

30.  City Council request the Director, Real Estate Services and the General Manager, Shelter, Support and Housing and Administration to investigate and determine the feasibility of acquiring and repurposing the remaining gun clubs with shooting ranges in the City of Toronto for civic purposes.

 

31.  City Council direct the Executive Director, Social Development Finance and Administration, in consultation with the Medical Officer of Health, to work with relevant community partners, the Toronto Community Housing Corporation and the Toronto Police Services Board, to ensure access to a range of support services and programs for victims, witnesses, and community members who experience violence.

 

32.  City Council request the Executive Director, Social Development Finance and Administration to ensure that the Community Crisis Response Program and other trauma recovery programs include culturally appropriate methods and resources.

 

33.  City Council request the Medical Officer of Health, the General Manager, Children Services and the Executive Director, Social Development, Finance and Administration to work together to ensure that the anti-violence strategy and initiatives include and benefit children in the middle childhood years, 9 to 14. 

 

34.  City Council request the Mayor to establish a Community Safety Advisory Body in the first quarter of 2019, composed of representatives from:

 

a.  the City of Toronto;

 

b.  the Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Services;

 

c.  the Ministry of the Attorney General;

 

d.  members of the judiciary;

 

e.  chairs of the Toronto District School Board and Toronto Catholic District School Board;

 

f.  Toronto Community Housing Corporation;

 

g.  the Toronto Police Services Board and the Toronto Police Service;

 

h.  the Board of Health;

 

i.  youth;

 

j.  business;

 

k.  individuals who have experienced incarceration;

 

l.  labour;

 

m.  the media; and

 

n.  other individuals with extensive expertise and experience in the field,

 

to provide expert, informed guidance to the City and other orders of government on how to enhance community safety and effectively coordinate their enforcement and prevention initiatives.

 

35.  City Council direct the City Manager and appropriate staff to consult and work with the gender-based violence sector and women's organizations to develop an intersectional gender-based analysis and approach when carrying out the research, work and implementation as it relates to Items CC44.14 and HL28.6.

 

36.  City Council forward this Item to the Boards of the Toronto Police Service and the Toronto Community Housing Corporation for information and to all not-for-profit organizations working with the City of Toronto through Social Development Finance and Administration initiatives.

City Council Decision Advice and Other Information

City Council considered Items HL28.6 and CC44.14 together.

Background Information (City Council)

(July 17, 2018) Report from the Interim City Manager on Immediate Steps to Address Gun Violence (CC44.14)
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2018/cc/bgrd/backgroundfile-119184.pdf
Appendix A - City of Toronto Current Violence Prevention Initiatives
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2018/cc/bgrd/backgroundfile-119185.pdf
Revised Appendix B - Proposed Community Violence Intervention and Prevention Investments
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2018/cc/bgrd/backgroundfile-119186.pdf
(July 17, 2018) Report from the Interim City Manager on Immediate Steps to Address Gun Violence - Notice of Pending Report (CC44.14)
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2018/cc/bgrd/backgroundfile-118879.pdf
(July 20, 2018) Supplementary report and Appendix from the Chair, Toronto Police Services Board on Toronto Police Services Board - Enforcement Investments to Combat Gun Violence (CC44.14a)
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2018/cc/bgrd/backgroundfile-119232.pdf

Communications (City Council)

(July 23, 2018) E-mail from Robin Buxton Potts (CC.New.CC44.14.1)
(July 23, 2018) E-mail from Avril Jacobson (CC.New.CC44.14.2)
(July 23, 2018) E-mail from Denna Berg (CC.New.CC44.14.3)
(July 23, 2018) E-mail from Lola Landekic (CC.New.CC44.14.4)
(July 23, 2018) E-mail from Gerry Brown (CC.New.CC44.14.5)
(July 24, 2018) E-mail from Donna Patterson (CC.New.CC44.14.6)
(July 24, 2018) Submission from Councillor Joe Mihevc, Ward 21, St. Paul's - News Article (CC.New.CC44.14.7)
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2018/cc/comm/communicationfile-87041.pdf
(July 24, 2018) E-mail from Mercedes Rojas (CC.New.CC44.14.8)
(July 24, 2018) Letter from John Cartwright, President, Toronto and York Region Labour Council (CC.New.CC44.14.9)
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2018/cc/comm/communicationfile-87043.pdf

Motions (City Council)

1 - Motion to Amend Item moved by Councillor Josh Matlow (Amended)

That:

 

1.  City Council requests the Government of Ontario to fulfill its campaign promise to provide an additional $1.9 billion for mental health supports.

 

2.  City Council delete Recommendation 4 and adopt instead a new recommendation that:

 

a.  eliminates monies for CCTV as described in Appendix B, #18, reduces associated funding for enforcement initiatives by $1.350 million, and requires further study on Shot Stopper before possible funding; and

 

b.  eliminates monies for Shot Spotter as described in Appendix B,  #19, that reduces associated funding for enforcement initiatives by $1.260 million, and requires further study on Shot Stopper before possible funding:

 

as follows:

 

4.  City Council:

 

a. authorize the City Manager to request, enter into any necessary agreements, receive, and allocate Provincial or Federal Government funding up to $12.4 million to support enforcement initiatives and enhanced community security in local communities most impacted by gun violence as detailed in Appendix B, #17 and #20; and

 

b.  require the City Manager to initiate public consultations, obtain expert advice regarding the Shot Spotters technology and to report back to City Council through the Executive Committee prior to requesting funding for Initiative #19, as detailed in Appendix B.

 

3.  City Council authorize the City Manager to request, enter into any necessary agreements, receive, and allocate Provincial or Federal Government funding up to $2.6 million to fund to implement measures in the approved Youth Equity Strategy that are deemed most effective at addressing the roots of youth violence by the General Manager, Social Development, Finance and Administration, and the Toronto Police Service.

 

Part 2 of motion 1 by Councillor Matlow lost

Vote (Amend Item) Jul-24-2018 7:39 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - CC44.14 - Matlow - motion 1 - Part 1 only
Total members that voted Yes: 44 Members that voted Yes are Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Jon Burnside, John Campbell, 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, Jim Hart, Michelle Holland, Stephen Holyday, Jim Karygiannis, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Giorgio Mammoliti, Josh Matlow, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Miganoush Megardichian, Joe Mihevc, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Frances Nunziata (Chair), James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, Neethan Shan, David Shiner, Michael Thompson, John Tory, Lucy Troisi, Jonathan Tsao, Kristyn Wong-Tam
Total members that voted No: 1 Members that voted No are Cesar Palacio
Total members that were Absent: 0 Members that were absent are

Vote (Amend Item) Jul-24-2018 7:40 PM

Result: Lost Majority Required - CC44.14 - Matlow - motion 1 - Part 2 only
Total members that voted Yes: 12 Members that voted Yes are Paul Ainslie, Joe Cressy, Janet Davis, Sarah Doucette, Mike Layton, Josh Matlow, Miganoush Megardichian, Joe Mihevc, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Neethan Shan, Kristyn Wong-Tam
Total members that voted No: 33 Members that voted No are Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Jon Burnside, John Campbell, Christin Carmichael Greb, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Justin J. Di Ciano, Frank Di Giorgio, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Michael Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Jim Hart, Michelle Holland, Stephen Holyday, Jim Karygiannis, Norman Kelly, Giorgio Mammoliti, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, James Pasternak, Jaye Robinson, David Shiner, Michael Thompson, John Tory, Lucy Troisi, Jonathan Tsao
Total members that were Absent: 0 Members that were absent are

Vote (Amend Item) Jul-24-2018 7:41 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - CC44.14 - Matlow - motion 1 - Part 3 only
Total members that voted Yes: 45 Members that voted Yes are Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Jon Burnside, John Campbell, 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, Jim Hart, Michelle Holland, Stephen Holyday, Jim Karygiannis, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Giorgio Mammoliti, Josh Matlow, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Miganoush Megardichian, Joe Mihevc, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, Neethan Shan, David Shiner, Michael Thompson, John Tory, Lucy Troisi, Jonathan Tsao, Kristyn Wong-Tam
Total members that voted No: 0 Members that voted No are
Total members that were Absent: 0 Members that were absent are

Vote (Amend Item) Jul-24-2018 8:09 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - CC44.14 - Matlow - motion 1 - Part 1 only - REVOTE
Total members that voted Yes: 45 Members that voted Yes are Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Jon Burnside, John Campbell, 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, Jim Hart, Michelle Holland, Stephen Holyday, Jim Karygiannis, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Giorgio Mammoliti, Josh Matlow, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Miganoush Megardichian, Joe Mihevc, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, Neethan Shan, David Shiner, Michael Thompson, John Tory, Lucy Troisi, Jonathan Tsao, Kristyn Wong-Tam
Total members that voted No: 0 Members that voted No are
Total members that were Absent: 0 Members that were absent are

Motion to Reconsider Vote moved by Councillor Michael Ford (Carried)

That in accordance with the provisions of Chapter 27, Council Procedures, City Council reconsider the vote on Part 1 of motion 1 by Councillor Matlow.


2a - Motion to Amend Item (Additional) moved by Councillor Joe Cressy (Carried)

That:

 

1. City Council urge the Federal Government to ban the sale of handguns in the City of Toronto.

 

2. City Council urge the Provincial Government to ban the sale of handgun ammunition in the City of Toronto.

 

3. City Council direct the City Manager to report back on by-law and/or policy initiatives addressing gun violence that may be taken by the City of Toronto including potential by-laws to control the sale of handguns in Toronto.

 

4. City Council direct the City Clerk to write to the Chief Coroner for Ontario, on behalf of Toronto City Council, to request an inquest be held into gun violence related deaths in Toronto to make useful recommendations directed to the avoidance of further deaths due to gun violence and to circulate this resolution to Ontario municipalities asking that they support this request for their communities.

Vote (Amend Item (Additional)) Jul-24-2018 7:43 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - CC44.14 - Cressy - motion 2a - Parts 1 to 3 only
Total members that voted Yes: 41 Members that voted Yes are Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, John Campbell, 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, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Jim Hart, Michelle Holland, Jim Karygiannis, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Josh Matlow, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Miganoush Megardichian, Joe Mihevc, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, Neethan Shan, David Shiner, Michael Thompson, John Tory, Lucy Troisi, Jonathan Tsao, Kristyn Wong-Tam
Total members that voted No: 4 Members that voted No are Jon Burnside, Michael Ford, Stephen Holyday, Giorgio Mammoliti
Total members that were Absent: 0 Members that were absent are

Vote (Amend Item (Additional)) Jul-24-2018 7:44 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - CC44.14 - Cressy - motion 2a - Part 4 only
Total members that voted Yes: 38 Members that voted Yes are Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Jon Burnside, Christin Carmichael Greb, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Joe Cressy, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Justin J. Di Ciano, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Michael Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Michelle Holland, Stephen Holyday, Jim Karygiannis, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Josh Matlow, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Miganoush Megardichian, Joe Mihevc, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, Neethan Shan, David Shiner, Michael Thompson, John Tory, Lucy Troisi, Jonathan Tsao, Kristyn Wong-Tam
Total members that voted No: 7 Members that voted No are John Campbell, Frank Di Giorgio, Mark Grimes, Jim Hart, Giorgio Mammoliti, Denzil Minnan-Wong, James Pasternak
Total members that were Absent: 0 Members that were absent are

3a - Motion to Amend Item (Additional) moved by Councillor Giorgio Mammoliti (Carried)

That City Council direct the City Manager in consultation with the Toronto Police Services Board, to establish a Gun Amnesty/Buyback program and report to City Council in the first quarter of 2019 on the status of implementation.

Vote (Amend Item (Additional)) Jul-24-2018 7:45 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - CC44.14 - Mammoliti - motion 3a
Total members that voted Yes: 42 Members that voted Yes are Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Jon Burnside, John Campbell, Christin Carmichael Greb, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Joe Cressy, Vincent Crisanti, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Justin J. Di Ciano, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, Paula Fletcher, Michael Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Jim Hart, Michelle Holland, Stephen Holyday, Jim Karygiannis, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Giorgio Mammoliti, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Miganoush Megardichian, Joe Mihevc, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, Neethan Shan, David Shiner, Michael Thompson, John Tory, Lucy Troisi, Jonathan Tsao, Kristyn Wong-Tam
Total members that voted No: 3 Members that voted No are Janet Davis, John Filion, Josh Matlow
Total members that were Absent: 0 Members that were absent are

3b - Motion to Amend Item (Additional) moved by Councillor Giorgio Mammoliti (Carried)

That City Council request the Province of Ontario to review the Residential Tenancies Act or any other relevant legislation with a view to provide more tools to evict people for criminal behaviour specifically related to guns, gangs and drug trafficking and to provide more resources to the Landlord and Tenant Board to process evictions on a more timely basis.

Vote (Amend Item (Additional)) Jul-24-2018 7:46 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - CC44.14 - Mammoliti - motion 3b
Total members that voted Yes: 42 Members that voted Yes are Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Jon Burnside, John Campbell, Christin Carmichael Greb, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Joe Cressy, Vincent Crisanti, 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, Jim Karygiannis, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Giorgio Mammoliti, Josh Matlow, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Miganoush Megardichian, Joe Mihevc, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, James Pasternak, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, David Shiner, Michael Thompson, John Tory, Lucy Troisi, Jonathan Tsao, Kristyn Wong-Tam
Total members that voted No: 3 Members that voted No are Janet Davis, Gord Perks, Neethan Shan
Total members that were Absent: 0 Members that were absent are

3c - Motion to Amend Item (Additional) moved by Councillor Giorgio Mammoliti (Lost)

That City Council request the City Solicitor and the Executive Director, Municipal Licensing and Standards to report directly to City Council at the first meeting in 2019 on:

 

a. the success or effectiveness of curfews in municipalities where they have been instituted; and

 

b. the feasibility of introducing a curfew by-law for the City of Toronto that prohibits children under the age of 15 years old from being present in a public place after midnight without a parent or guardian present, such report to include a draft by-law for enactment;

Vote (Amend Item (Additional)) Jul-24-2018 7:47 PM

Result: Lost Majority Required - CC44.14 - Mammoliti - motion 3c
Total members that voted Yes: 8 Members that voted Yes are John Campbell, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Justin J. Di Ciano, Michelle Holland, Giorgio Mammoliti, Cesar Palacio
Total members that voted No: 37 Members that voted No are Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Jon Burnside, Christin Carmichael Greb, Josh Colle, Joe Cressy, Janet Davis, 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, Josh Matlow, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Miganoush Megardichian, Joe Mihevc, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Frances Nunziata (Chair), James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, Neethan Shan, David Shiner, Michael Thompson, John Tory, Lucy Troisi, Jonathan Tsao, Kristyn Wong-Tam
Total members that were Absent: 0 Members that were absent are

3d - Motion to Amend Item (Additional) moved by Councillor Giorgio Mammoliti (Carried)

That City Council request the Toronto Police Services Board to immediately hire 100 new police officers, funded in 2018 through the Tax Rate Stabilization Fund, with the 2019 costs to be considered as part of the 2019 Budget Process.

Vote (Amend Item (Additional)) Jul-24-2018 7:48 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - CC44.14 - Mammoliti - motion 3d
Total members that voted Yes: 24 Members that voted Yes are Maria Augimeri, Jon Burnside, John Campbell, Josh Colle, Vincent Crisanti, Justin J. Di Ciano, Frank Di Giorgio, Paula Fletcher, Michael Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Michelle Holland, Jim Karygiannis, Norman Kelly, Giorgio Mammoliti, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, James Pasternak, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, David Shiner, John Tory
Total members that voted No: 21 Members that voted No are Paul Ainslie, Ana Bail„o, Christin Carmichael Greb, Gary Crawford, Joe Cressy, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Jim Hart, Stephen Holyday, Mike Layton, Josh Matlow, Miganoush Megardichian, Joe Mihevc, Gord Perks, Neethan Shan, Michael Thompson, Lucy Troisi, Jonathan Tsao, Kristyn Wong-Tam
Total members that were Absent: 0 Members that were absent are

3e - Motion to Amend Item (Additional) moved by Councillor Giorgio Mammoliti (Lost)

That City Council direct the City Manager to hire a consultant to conduct a report on how lack of parenting has contributed to gun violence in Toronto and report the findings directly to City Council at the first meeting in 2019.

Vote (Amend Item (Additional)) Jul-24-2018 7:49 PM

Result: Lost Majority Required - CC44.14 - Mammoliti - motion 3e
Total members that voted Yes: 11 Members that voted Yes are Jon Burnside, Christin Carmichael Greb, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Justin J. Di Ciano, Michael Ford, Stephen Holyday, Giorgio Mammoliti, Denzil Minnan-Wong, David Shiner
Total members that voted No: 34 Members that voted No are Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, John Campbell, Josh Colle, Joe Cressy, Janet Davis, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Jim Hart, Michelle Holland, Jim Karygiannis, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Josh Matlow, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Miganoush Megardichian, Joe Mihevc, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, Neethan Shan, Michael Thompson, John Tory, Lucy Troisi, Jonathan Tsao, Kristyn Wong-Tam
Total members that were Absent: 0 Members that were absent are

3f - Motion to Amend Item (Additional) moved by Councillor Giorgio Mammoliti (Withdrawn)

That City Council request the Toronto Police Services Board to reinstate carding.


Motion to Withdraw a Motion moved by Councillor Giorgio Mammoliti (Carried)

That Councillor Mammoliti be permitted to withdraw his motion 3f.


3g - Motion to Amend Item (Additional) moved by Councillor Giorgio Mammoliti (Lost)

That City Council request the Provincial Government to review the Police Services Act with due regard to providing police with the necessary intelligence, information and evidence gathering tools needed to respond to contemporary gun violence crimes.

Vote (Amend Item (Additional)) Jul-24-2018 7:51 PM

Result: Lost Majority Required - CC44.14 - Mammoliti - motion 3g
Total members that voted Yes: 22 Members that voted Yes are Paul Ainslie, John Campbell, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Justin J. Di Ciano, Frank Di Giorgio, John Filion, Michael Ford, Mark Grimes, Michelle Holland, Stephen Holyday, Jim Karygiannis, Giorgio Mammoliti, Josh Matlow, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, James Pasternak, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, David Shiner
Total members that voted No: 23 Members that voted No are Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Jon Burnside, Christin Carmichael Greb, Josh Colle, Joe Cressy, Janet Davis, Sarah Doucette, Paula Fletcher, Mary Fragedakis, Jim Hart, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Miganoush Megardichian, Joe Mihevc, Gord Perks, Neethan Shan, Michael Thompson, John Tory, Lucy Troisi, Jonathan Tsao, Kristyn Wong-Tam
Total members that were Absent: 0 Members that were absent are

4a - Motion to Amend Item (Additional) moved by Councillor Cesar Palacio (Carried)

That City Council request the Chief Executive Officer, Toronto Community Housing Corporation to determine what additional resources are needed to take immediate steps to address gun and gang violence within the Toronto Community Housing Corporation complexes that are within Neighbourhood Improvement Areas, such as hiring on-site security 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, and to report back to the City Manager with any resources request for inclusion in the 2019 Operation Budget.

Vote (Amend Item (Additional)) Jul-24-2018 7:52 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - CC44.14 - Palacio - motion 4a
Total members that voted Yes: 44 Members that voted Yes are Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Jon Burnside, John Campbell, 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, Jim Hart, Michelle Holland, Jim Karygiannis, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Giorgio Mammoliti, Josh Matlow, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Miganoush Megardichian, Joe Mihevc, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, Neethan Shan, David Shiner, Michael Thompson, John Tory, Lucy Troisi, Jonathan Tsao, Kristyn Wong-Tam
Total members that voted No: 1 Members that voted No are Stephen Holyday
Total members that were Absent: 0 Members that were absent are

4b - Motion to Amend Item (Additional) moved by Councillor Cesar Palacio (Carried)

That City Council request the Minister of Border Security and Organized Crime Reduction and the Minister of Public Safety to advise the City of Toronto on:

 

a.  how Ottawa can support efforts to deter or reduce the ongoing wave of gun and gangs violence in Toronto;

 

b.  ways of stopping the free flow of illegal guns along the United States of America border into Canada; and

 

c.  how the allocated federal funding will assist the City in eradicating the level of gun violence in Toronto.

Vote (Amend Item (Additional)) Jul-24-2018 7:53 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - CC44.14 - motion 4b - Palacio
Total members that voted Yes: 45 Members that voted Yes are Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Jon Burnside, John Campbell, 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, Jim Hart, Michelle Holland, Stephen Holyday, Jim Karygiannis, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Giorgio Mammoliti, Josh Matlow, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Miganoush Megardichian, Joe Mihevc, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, Neethan Shan, David Shiner, Michael Thompson, John Tory, Lucy Troisi, Jonathan Tsao, Kristyn Wong-Tam
Total members that voted No: 0 Members that voted No are
Total members that were Absent: 0 Members that were absent are

4c - Motion to Amend Item (Additional) moved by Councillor Cesar Palacio (Carried)

That City Council request the Toronto Police Services Board to request the Chief of Police, to determine how the existing Police Community Partnerships within 11, 12 and 13 Divisions could be expanded to other parts of the City where local community organizations (i.e. Ratepayer and Tenant Associations, local Business Improvement Areas, community organizations and community leaders), working in partnership with the Toronto Police Service, can help in reducing the level of crime through crime prevention initiatives, at no cost to the Toronto Police Service.

Vote (Amend Item (Additional)) Jul-24-2018 7:54 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - CC44.14 - motion 4c
Total members that voted Yes: 44 Members that voted Yes are Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Jon Burnside, John Campbell, 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, Jim Hart, Michelle Holland, Stephen Holyday, Jim Karygiannis, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Giorgio Mammoliti, Josh Matlow, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Miganoush Megardichian, Joe Mihevc, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, James Pasternak, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, Neethan Shan, David Shiner, Michael Thompson, John Tory, Lucy Troisi, Jonathan Tsao, Kristyn Wong-Tam
Total members that voted No: 1 Members that voted No are Gord Perks
Total members that were Absent: 0 Members that were absent are

5 - Motion to Amend Item moved by Councillor Neethan Shan (Carried)

That City Council amend Recommendation 6 by adding the words "and to all not-for-profit organizations working with the City of Toronto through Social Development Finance and Administration initiatives" so that the recommendation now reads as follows:

 

6. City Council forward this report for information to the Boards of the Toronto Police Service and Toronto Community Housing Corporation and to all not-for-profit organizations working with the City of Toronto through Social Development Finance and Administration initiatives .

Vote (Amend Item) Jul-24-2018 7:42 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - CC44.14 - Shan - motion 5
Total members that voted Yes: 44 Members that voted Yes are Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Jon Burnside, John Campbell, 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, Jim Hart, Michelle Holland, Stephen Holyday, Jim Karygiannis, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Josh Matlow, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Miganoush Megardichian, Joe Mihevc, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, Neethan Shan, David Shiner, Michael Thompson, John Tory, Lucy Troisi, Jonathan Tsao, Kristyn Wong-Tam
Total members that voted No: 1 Members that voted No are Giorgio Mammoliti
Total members that were Absent: 0 Members that were absent are

6 - Motion to Amend Item (Additional) moved by Councillor Lucy Troisi (Carried)

That City Council request the Executive Director, Social Development Finance and Administration to ensure that the Community Crisis Response Program and other trauma recovery programs include culturally appropriate methods and resources.

Vote (Amend Item (Additional)) Jul-24-2018 7:55 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - CC44.14 - motion 6 - Troisi
Total members that voted Yes: 45 Members that voted Yes are Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Jon Burnside, John Campbell, 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, Jim Hart, Michelle Holland, Stephen Holyday, Jim Karygiannis, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Giorgio Mammoliti, Josh Matlow, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Miganoush Megardichian, Joe Mihevc, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, Neethan Shan, David Shiner, Michael Thompson, John Tory, Lucy Troisi, Jonathan Tsao, Kristyn Wong-Tam
Total members that voted No: 0 Members that voted No are
Total members that were Absent: 0 Members that were absent are

7 - Motion to Amend Item moved by Councillor Joe Mihevc (Lost)

That City Council amend Recommendation 4 to require the City Manager to request the Toronto Police Services Board to report to City Council through the Executive Committee on ShotSpotters technology, and specifically a business case analysis review, including but not limited to a review of: consistency with privacy legislation; an effectiveness review; community consultations, especially with impacted neighbourhoods; a detailed capital and operating cost review; and a lost opportunity review analyzing where else these monies might be applied, prior to requesting funding for Initiative #19: ShotSpotters.

Vote (Amend Item) Jul-24-2018 7:42 PM

Result: Lost Majority Required - CC44.14 - Mihevc - motion 7
Total members that voted Yes: 15 Members that voted Yes are Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Joe Cressy, Janet Davis, Sarah Doucette, Paula Fletcher, Mike Layton, Josh Matlow, Miganoush Megardichian, Joe Mihevc, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Neethan Shan, Lucy Troisi, Kristyn Wong-Tam
Total members that voted No: 30 Members that voted No are Ana Bail„o, Jon Burnside, John Campbell, Christin Carmichael Greb, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Justin J. Di Ciano, Frank Di Giorgio, John Filion, Michael Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Jim Hart, Michelle Holland, Stephen Holyday, Jim Karygiannis, Norman Kelly, Giorgio Mammoliti, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, James Pasternak, Jaye Robinson, David Shiner, Michael Thompson, John Tory, Jonathan Tsao
Total members that were Absent: 0 Members that were absent are

8 - Motion to Amend Item (Additional) moved by Councillor Vincent Crisanti (Carried)

That City Council request Toronto Police Services Board to request the Chief of Police to:

 

a.  accelerate and increase the hiring of experienced community officers from other Services to be deployed City-wide; and

 

b.  accelerate the implementation of a sustainable Neighbourhood Policing Model City-wide recommended through the Toronto Police Service modernization plan and to report to the Budget Committee through the 2019 budget process to address if any additional funding is required.

Vote (Amend Item (Additional)) Jul-24-2018 7:56 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - CC44.14 - Crisanti - motion 8
Total members that voted Yes: 45 Members that voted Yes are Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Jon Burnside, John Campbell, 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, Jim Hart, Michelle Holland, Stephen Holyday, Jim Karygiannis, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Giorgio Mammoliti, Josh Matlow, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Miganoush Megardichian, Joe Mihevc, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, Neethan Shan, David Shiner, Michael Thompson, John Tory, Lucy Troisi, Jonathan Tsao, Kristyn Wong-Tam
Total members that voted No: 0 Members that voted No are
Total members that were Absent: 0 Members that were absent are

9a - Motion to Amend Item (Additional) moved by Councillor Kristyn Wong-Tam (Carried)

That City Council request the Government of Canada to strengthen its proposed gun control legislation in Bill C-71, An Act to amend certain Acts and Regulations in relation to firearm, by:

 

a.  restoring the 1977 controls on the sale of unrestricted firearms requiring firearms dealers to record the license number, make, model and serial number of all firearms sold and subject these records to annual inspection so that police services can inspect records as needed to trace firearms used in crimes;

 

b.  creating more stringent transport provisions for restricted firearms to limit transport outside of direct transfers between their place of storage and approved destination; and

 

c.  prohibiting the availability, sale, possession and use of handguns, assault rifles and semi-automatic firearms in Canada, with the exception of the Canadian Armed Forces, police services or other entity that is authorized to possess firearms with legal obligations imposed by the municipal, provincial and federal governments.

Vote (Amend Item (Additional)) Jul-24-2018 7:56 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - CC44.14 - Wong-Tam motion 9a
Total members that voted Yes: 40 Members that voted Yes are Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, John Campbell, Christin Carmichael Greb, Josh Colle, Joe Cressy, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Justin J. Di Ciano, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Jim Hart, Michelle Holland, Jim Karygiannis, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Josh Matlow, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Miganoush Megardichian, Joe Mihevc, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, Neethan Shan, David Shiner, Michael Thompson, John Tory, Lucy Troisi, Jonathan Tsao, Kristyn Wong-Tam
Total members that voted No: 5 Members that voted No are Jon Burnside, Gary Crawford, Michael Ford, Stephen Holyday, Giorgio Mammoliti
Total members that were Absent: 0 Members that were absent are

9b - Motion to Amend Item (Additional) moved by Councillor Kristyn Wong-Tam (Carried)

That City Council request the Toronto Police Service Board and the Province of Ontario to consider the recommendations in the April 2018 report, "Another Day, Another Janazah" published by the Somali Youth Research Initiative, a research project that works to analyze and better understand the scope, experience of violence and homicides among Somali-Canadian youth in Ontario, in particular, the report calls for the following recommendations:

 

a.  the collection of disaggregated data to better address gaps in data and to do so in consultations with Somali-Canadian families and their community, regarding concerns that Somalis are dying at a greater rate than members of other community groups that are impacted by gun violence, in accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Canadian Human Rights Act;

 

b.  the establishment of an advisory group composed of community leaders, victim families, police services, and community organizations to analyze and review current homicide investigation practices to identify existing gaps to improve clearance rates; and

 

c.  investments in culturally-sensitive mental health resources for Somali-Canadian families by increasing the funding provisions of Enhanced Youth Outreach Workers and counsellors with a focus on mental health.

Vote (Amend Item (Additional)) Jul-24-2018 7:57 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - CC44.14 - Wong-Tam - motion 9b
Total members that voted Yes: 44 Members that voted Yes are Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Jon Burnside, John Campbell, 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, Jim Hart, Michelle Holland, Stephen Holyday, Jim Karygiannis, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Josh Matlow, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Miganoush Megardichian, Joe Mihevc, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, Neethan Shan, David Shiner, Michael Thompson, John Tory, Lucy Troisi, Jonathan Tsao, Kristyn Wong-Tam
Total members that voted No: 1 Members that voted No are Giorgio Mammoliti
Total members that were Absent: 0 Members that were absent are

9c - Motion to Amend Item (Additional) moved by Councillor Kristyn Wong-Tam (Carried)

That:

 

1.  City Council request the Chief Planner and Executive Director, City Planning to report back in the first quarter of 2019 to the Planning and Growth Management Committee with draft options for a zoning by-law amendment that would have the effect of the City of Toronto regulating, within its borders, the sale, storage, and use of ammunition for firearms, with the exception of ammunition that is stored or used by the Canadian Armed Forces, a police force, or other entity that is authorized to store or use ammunition in connection with a legal obligation imposed by the municipal, the provincial or the federal government.

 

2. City Council request the City Manager and the Executive Director, Municipal Licensing and Standards, in consultation with the Toronto Police Services Board, to report on the findings of their review of the powers under the licensing provisions of the City of Toronto Act to regulate/and or limit the sale of ammunition, similar to the regulations implemented for fireworks.

 

3. City Council request the City Manager, in consultation with the Toronto Police Services Board, to conduct a review of existing municipal initiatives in Canada that have as their aim the reduction and/or regulation in the sale, storage, and use of ammunition, and to identify possible regulatory options that may be pursued by the City of Toronto in this regard.

 

4. City Council request the City Manager to present City Council with a comprehensive analysis of the legislative tools available to City Council to regulate the sale, storage and use of ammunition with the City's borders.

Vote (Amend Item (Additional)) Jul-24-2018 7:58 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - CC44.14 - Wong-Tam - motion 9c
Total members that voted Yes: 41 Members that voted Yes are Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Jon Burnside, John Campbell, 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, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Jim Hart, Michelle Holland, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Josh Matlow, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Miganoush Megardichian, Joe Mihevc, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, Neethan Shan, David Shiner, Michael Thompson, John Tory, Lucy Troisi, Jonathan Tsao, Kristyn Wong-Tam
Total members that voted No: 4 Members that voted No are Michael Ford, Stephen Holyday, Jim Karygiannis, Giorgio Mammoliti
Total members that were Absent: 0 Members that were absent are

9d - Motion to Amend Item (Additional) moved by Councillor Kristyn Wong-Tam (Carried)

That City Council direct the City Manager and appropriate staff to consult and work with the gender-based violence sector and women's organizations to develop an intersectional gender-based analysis and approach when carrying out the research, work and implementation as it relates to Items CC44.14 and HL28.6.

Vote (Amend Item (Additional)) Jul-24-2018 7:59 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - CC44.14 - Wong-Tam - motion 9d
Total members that voted Yes: 44 Members that voted Yes are Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Jon Burnside, John Campbell, 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, Jim Hart, Michelle Holland, Stephen Holyday, Jim Karygiannis, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Josh Matlow, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Miganoush Megardichian, Joe Mihevc, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, Neethan Shan, David Shiner, Michael Thompson, John Tory, Lucy Troisi, Jonathan Tsao, Kristyn Wong-Tam
Total members that voted No: 1 Members that voted No are Giorgio Mammoliti
Total members that were Absent: 0 Members that were absent are

10 - Motion to Amend Item (Additional) moved by Councillor Jim Karygiannis (Carried)

That City Council request the Federal Government to enact legislation:

 

a.  to control guns coming into Canada along the American and Canadian border; and

 

b.  to create gun repositories that require all long guns and hand guns to be locked up and only retrieved if and where there is a need for hunting or going to the range for target practice, such repositories to be developed in a private-public partnership.

Vote (Amend Item (Additional)) Jul-24-2018 8:00 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - CC44.14 - Karygiannis - motion 10
Total members that voted Yes: 35 Members that voted Yes are Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Jon Burnside, Josh Colle, Joe Cressy, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, Paula Fletcher, Mary Fragedakis, Jim Hart, Michelle Holland, Jim Karygiannis, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Miganoush Megardichian, Joe Mihevc, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, Neethan Shan, David Shiner, Michael Thompson, John Tory, Lucy Troisi, Jonathan Tsao, Kristyn Wong-Tam
Total members that voted No: 10 Members that voted No are John Campbell, Christin Carmichael Greb, Gary Crawford, Justin J. Di Ciano, John Filion, Michael Ford, Mark Grimes, Stephen Holyday, Giorgio Mammoliti, Josh Matlow
Total members that were Absent: 0 Members that were absent are

11 - Motion to Amend Item (Additional) moved by Councillor Anthony Perruzza (Carried)

That City Council direct the Executive Director, Social Development Finance and Administration, in consultation with the Medical Officer of Health, work with relevant community partners, Toronto Community Housing Corporation and the Toronto Police Services Board, to ensure access to a range of support services and programs for victims, witnesses, and community members who experience violence.

Vote (Amend Item (Additional)) Jul-24-2018 8:01 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - CC44.14 - motion 11 - Perruzza
Total members that voted Yes: 44 Members that voted Yes are Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Jon Burnside, John Campbell, 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, Jim Hart, Michelle Holland, Stephen Holyday, Jim Karygiannis, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Josh Matlow, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Miganoush Megardichian, Joe Mihevc, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, Neethan Shan, David Shiner, Michael Thompson, John Tory, Lucy Troisi, Jonathan Tsao, Kristyn Wong-Tam
Total members that voted No: 1 Members that voted No are Giorgio Mammoliti
Total members that were Absent: 0 Members that were absent are

12 - Motion to Amend Item (Additional) moved by Councillor Justin J. Di Ciano (Carried)

That City Council require the City Manager to monitor the use, and potential community benefits of Shot Spotters in at-risk communities, in consultation with affected communities and the Toronto Police Services Board and to report back to City Council on the effectiveness of this technology in the first quarter of 2019.

Vote (Amend Item (Additional)) Jul-24-2018 8:02 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - CC44.14 - Di Ciano - motion 12
Total members that voted Yes: 44 Members that voted Yes are Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Jon Burnside, John Campbell, Christin Carmichael Greb, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Joe Cressy, Vincent Crisanti, 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, Jim Karygiannis, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Giorgio Mammoliti, Josh Matlow, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Miganoush Megardichian, Joe Mihevc, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, Neethan Shan, David Shiner, Michael Thompson, John Tory, Lucy Troisi, Jonathan Tsao, Kristyn Wong-Tam
Total members that voted No: 1 Members that voted No are Janet Davis
Total members that were Absent: 0 Members that were absent are

13a - Motion to Amend Item (Additional) moved by Councillor Janet Davis (Carried)

That City Council request the Executive Director, Municipal Licensing and Standards, in cooperation with the Chief Building Official and Executive Director, Toronto Building and the Chief Planner and Executive Director, City Planning, to investigate any operating gun clubs with a shooting range in the City of Toronto to determine if they are operating legally and take appropriate action if required.

Vote (Amend Item (Additional)) Jul-24-2018 8:03 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - CC44.14 - Davis - motion 13a
Total members that voted Yes: 38 Members that voted Yes are Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Christin Carmichael Greb, Gary Crawford, Joe Cressy, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, 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, Josh Matlow, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Miganoush Megardichian, Joe Mihevc, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, Neethan Shan, David Shiner, Michael Thompson, John Tory, Lucy Troisi, Jonathan Tsao, Kristyn Wong-Tam
Total members that voted No: 6 Members that voted No are Jon Burnside, John Campbell, Josh Colle, Jim Karygiannis, Giorgio Mammoliti, James Pasternak
Total members that were Absent: 1 Members that were absent are Justin J. Di Ciano

13b - Motion to Amend Item (Additional) moved by Councillor Janet Davis (Carried)

That City Council request the Director, Real Estate Services and the General Manager, Shelter, Support and Housing and Administration to investigate and determine the feasibility of acquiring and repurposing the remaining gun clubs with shooting ranges in the City of Toronto for civic purposes.

Vote (Amend Item (Additional)) Jul-24-2018 8:04 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - CC44.14 - Davis - motion 13b
Total members that voted Yes: 23 Members that voted Yes are Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Joe Cressy, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Sarah Doucette, Paula Fletcher, Mary Fragedakis, Michelle Holland, Mike Layton, Josh Matlow, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Miganoush Megardichian, Joe Mihevc, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Neethan Shan, John Tory, Lucy Troisi, Kristyn Wong-Tam
Total members that voted No: 21 Members that voted No are Ana Bail„o, Jon Burnside, John Campbell, Christin Carmichael Greb, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Frank Di Giorgio, John Filion, Michael Ford, Mark Grimes, Jim Hart, Stephen Holyday, Jim Karygiannis, Norman Kelly, Giorgio Mammoliti, Denzil Minnan-Wong, James Pasternak, Jaye Robinson, David Shiner, Michael Thompson, Jonathan Tsao
Total members that were Absent: 1 Members that were absent are Justin J. Di Ciano

13c - Motion to Amend Item (Additional) moved by Councillor Janet Davis (Carried)

That City Council request the Medical Officer of Health, the General Manager, Children Services and the Executive Director, Social Development, Finance and Administration to work together to ensure that the anti-violence strategy and initiatives include and benefit children in the middle childhood years, 9 to 14.

Vote (Amend Item (Additional)) Jul-24-2018 8:05 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - CC44.14 - Davis - motion 13c
Total members that voted Yes: 45 Members that voted Yes are Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Jon Burnside, John Campbell, 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, Jim Hart, Michelle Holland, Stephen Holyday, Jim Karygiannis, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Giorgio Mammoliti, Josh Matlow, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Miganoush Megardichian, Joe Mihevc, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, Neethan Shan, David Shiner, Michael Thompson, John Tory, Lucy Troisi, Jonathan Tsao, Kristyn Wong-Tam
Total members that voted No: 0 Members that voted No are
Total members that were Absent: 0 Members that were absent are

14 - Motion to Amend Item (Additional) moved by Councillor Ana Bail„o (Carried)

That City Council request the City Manager, in collaboration with the Toronto Police Services Board, prior to awarding the contract to ShotSpotter, to consult with the office of the Ontario Information and Privacy Commissioner and if any concerns are identified and not resolved to the satisfaction of the Ontario Information and Privacy Commissioner that these matters be reported to the Executive Committee.

Vote (Amend Item (Additional)) Jul-24-2018 8:06 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - CC44.14 - Bail„o - motion 14
Total members that voted Yes: 33 Members that voted Yes are Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Christin Carmichael Greb, Joe Cressy, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Michael Ford, Jim Hart, Stephen Holyday, Jim Karygiannis, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Giorgio Mammoliti, Josh Matlow, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Miganoush Megardichian, Joe Mihevc, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, Neethan Shan, Michael Thompson, John Tory, Lucy Troisi, Jonathan Tsao, Kristyn Wong-Tam
Total members that voted No: 12 Members that voted No are Jon Burnside, John Campbell, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Justin J. Di Ciano, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Michelle Holland, Denzil Minnan-Wong, James Pasternak, David Shiner
Total members that were Absent: 0 Members that were absent are

15 - Motion to Amend Item (Additional) moved by Councillor Michael Thompson (Carried)

That City Council request the Mayor to establish a Community Safety Advisory Body in the first quarter  of 2019, composed of representatives from:

 

a. the City of Toronto;

 

b. the Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Services;

 

c. the Ministry of the Attorney General;

 

d. members of the judiciary;

 

e. chairs of the Toronto District School Board and Toronto Catholic District School Board;

 

f. Toronto Community Housing Corporation;

 

g. the Toronto Police Services Board and the Toronto Police Service;

 

h. the Board of Health;

 

i. youth;

 

j. business;

 

k. individuals who have experienced incarceration;

 

l. labour;

 

m. the media; and

 

n. and other individuals with extensive expertise and experience in the field;

 

to provide expert, informed guidance to the City and other orders of government on how to enhance community safety and effectively coordinate their enforcement and prevention initiatives.

Vote (Amend Item (Additional)) Jul-24-2018 8:07 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - CC44.14 - Thompson - motion 15
Total members that voted Yes: 44 Members that voted Yes are Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Jon Burnside, John Campbell, 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, Jim Hart, Michelle Holland, Stephen Holyday, Jim Karygiannis, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Giorgio Mammoliti, Josh Matlow, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Miganoush Megardichian, Joe Mihevc, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, Neethan Shan, David Shiner, Michael Thompson, John Tory, Lucy Troisi, Jonathan Tsao, Kristyn Wong-Tam
Total members that voted No: 1 Members that voted No are Denzil Minnan-Wong
Total members that were Absent: 0 Members that were absent are

16 - Motion to Amend Motion moved by Councillor Maria Augimeri (Withdrawn)

That City Council amend motion 3b by Councillor Mammoliti so that it now reads as follows:

 

That City Council request the Province of Ontario to review the Residential Tenancies Act or and any other relevant legislation with a view to provide more tools to evict people for criminal behaviour Toronto Community Housing tenants who have been convicted of offences specifically related to guns, gangs and drug trafficking and to provide more resources to the Landlord and Tenant Board to process evictions on a more timely basis.


Motion to Withdraw a Motion moved by Councillor Maria Augimeri (Carried)

That Councillor Augimeri be permitted to withdraw her motion 16.


17 - Motion to Amend Item (Additional) moved by Councillor Paula Fletcher (Carried)

That City Council request the Board of Directors of the Toronto Community Housing Corporation to report to the Executive Committee in the first quarter of 2019 on the concrete steps being undertaken by the Corporation to reduce the number of gun crimes in Toronto Community Housing.

Vote (Amend Item (Additional)) Jul-24-2018 8:07 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - CC44.14 - Fletcher - motion 17
Total members that voted Yes: 44 Members that voted Yes are Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Jon Burnside, John Campbell, Christin Carmichael Greb, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Joe Cressy, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Michael Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Jim Hart, Michelle Holland, Stephen Holyday, Jim Karygiannis, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Giorgio Mammoliti, Josh Matlow, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Miganoush Megardichian, Joe Mihevc, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, Neethan Shan, David Shiner, Michael Thompson, John Tory, Lucy Troisi, Jonathan Tsao, Kristyn Wong-Tam
Total members that voted No: 1 Members that voted No are Justin J. Di Ciano
Total members that were Absent: 0 Members that were absent are

18 - Motion to Amend Item (Additional) moved by Mayor John Tory (Carried)

City Council request the Mayor to convey to the Attorney General of Canada and Public Safety Minister City Council's request that relevant legislation, including but not limited to legislation currently before Parliament, be amended to:

 

1. include tougher penalties -- including mandatory-minimum sentences -- for gun traffickers;

 

2. direct more resources to tackle domestic firearm trafficking, specifically targeting large single purchasers of firearms; and

 

3. implement tougher screening for mental health and intimate partner violence issues for licensed gun owners and those seeking to acquire firearm permits.

Vote (Amend Item (Additional)) Jul-24-2018 8:08 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - CC44.14 - Tory - motion 18
Total members that voted Yes: 44 Members that voted Yes are Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Jon Burnside, John Campbell, 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, Jim Hart, Michelle Holland, Stephen Holyday, Jim Karygiannis, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Giorgio Mammoliti, Josh Matlow, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Miganoush Megardichian, Joe Mihevc, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, James Pasternak, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, Neethan Shan, David Shiner, Michael Thompson, John Tory, Lucy Troisi, Jonathan Tsao, Kristyn Wong-Tam
Total members that voted No: 1 Members that voted No are Gord Perks
Total members that were Absent: 0 Members that were absent are

Motion to Adopt Item as Amended (Carried)

Vote (Adopt Item as Amended) Jul-24-2018 8:10 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - CC44.14 - Adopt the item as amended
Total members that voted Yes: 45 Members that voted Yes are Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Jon Burnside, John Campbell, 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, Jim Hart, Michelle Holland, Stephen Holyday, Jim Karygiannis, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Giorgio Mammoliti, Josh Matlow, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Miganoush Megardichian, Joe Mihevc, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, Neethan Shan, David Shiner, Michael Thompson, John Tory, Lucy Troisi, Jonathan Tsao, Kristyn Wong-Tam
Total members that voted No: 0 Members that voted No are
Total members that were Absent: 0 Members that were absent are

Point of Order by Councillor Sarah Doucette

Councillor Doucette, rising on a Point of Order stated that it is not appropriate for Councillor Karygiannis to ask the Chief of Police personal information about the family of the victim of the shooting tragedy on the Danforth.

Ruling by Speaker Frances Nunziata
Speaker Nunziata accepted the Point of Order and ruled that Councillor Karygiannis' question was inappropriate and that the Chief of Police did not need to answer.


Point of Privilege by Councillor Jim Karygiannis

Councillor Karygiannis, rising on a Point of Privilege stated that he was asking questions of clarification.

Ruling by Speaker Frances Nunziata
Speaker Nunziata accepted the Point of Privilege and ruled that Councillor Karygiannis was not asking questions of clarification and that he should ask questions of clarification only.


Point of Privilege by Councillor Giorgio Mammoliti

Councillor Mammoliti, rising on a Point of Privilege, stated that he never receives more than the allotted five minutes to speak, but Councillor Mihevc had received an extra minute of speaking time.

Ruling by Deputy Speaker Glenn De Baeremaeker
Deputy Speaker De Baeremaeker accepted the Point of Privilege and ruled that he had given Councillor Mihevc extra time to start the projector to display an image while he spoke.


Point of Order by Councillor Gord Perks

Councillor Perks, rising on a Point of Order stated that he wished to understand which motion Councillor Mammoliti wished to withdraw.

Ruling by Speaker Frances Nunziata
Speaker Nunziata accepted the Point of Order and ruled that Councillor Mammoliti wished to withdraw his motion 3f and move another motion in its place.


Point of Privilege by Councillor Paula Fletcher

Councillor Fletcher rising on a Point of Privilege stated that she wished to request Audio Visual staff to turn down the volume of the Councillors' microphones and turn up the volume of the Speaker's microphone.

Ruling by Speaker Paula Fletcher
Speaker Nunziata accepted the Point of Privilege and thanked Councillor Fletcher for her comments.


Point of Privilege by Councillor David Shiner

Councillor Shiner, rising on a Point of Privilege, stated that he wished Councillor Augimeri to withdraw her remark.

Ruling by Speaker Frances Nunziata
Speaker Nunziata accepted the Point of Privilege and asked Councillor Augimeri to withdraw her remark. Councillor Augimeri withdrew her remark.

Rulings (City Council)

Ruling by Speaker Frances Nunziata
Speaker Nunziata ruled that Councillor Layton should only ask Councillor Matlow questions of clarification about his motion 1.

Ruling by Speaker Frances Nunziata
Speaker Nunziata ruled that Councillor Mammoliti should only ask Councillor Matlow questions of clarification about his motion 1.

Ruling by Speaker Frances Nunziata
Speaker Nunziata ruled that Councillor Karygiannis should only ask Councillor Mammoliti questions of clarification about his motions 3a to 3g.

Ruling by Speaker Frances Nunziata
Speaker Nunziata ruled that Councillor Mammoliti should only ask Councillor Davis questions of clarification about her motions 13a to 13c.

Ruling by Speaker Frances Nunziata
Speaker Nunziata ruled that Councillor Perruzza should only ask Councillor Davis questions of clarification about her motions 13a to 13c.

Declared Interests (City Council)

The following member(s) declared an interest:

Councillor Justin J. Di Ciano - as it pertains to Councillor Davis' motions 13a and 13b - as his father has a financial interest in the Pan Am shooting facility which is essentially a gun club.
Source: Toronto City Clerk at www.toronto.ca/council