Item - 2018.ED27.5

Tracking Status

  • City Council adopted this item on March 26, 2018 without amendments.
  • This item was considered by the Economic Development Committee on March 1, 2018 and adopted without amendment. It will be considered by City Council on March 26, 2018.

ED27.5 - The City of Toronto's Canada 150 Celebrations

Decision Type:
ACTION
Status:
Adopted
Wards:
All

City Council Decision

City Council on March 26 and 27, 2018, adopted the following:

 

1. City Council receive the report (February 27, 2018) from the General Manager, Economic Development and Culture for information.

Background Information (Committee)

(February 27, 2018) Report and Attachment 1 from the General Manager, Economic Development and Culture on The City of Toronto's Canada 150 Celebrations
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2018/ed/bgrd/backgroundfile-112928.pdf
Video Presentations from the General Manager, Economic Development and Culture
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2018/ed/bgrd/backgroundfile-112934.pdf
(February 14, 2018) Report from the General Manager, Economic Development and Culture on the City of Toronto's Canada 150 Celebrations - Notice of Pending Report
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2018/ed/bgrd/backgroundfile-112789.pdf

Motions (City Council)

Motion to Adopt Item (Carried)

Vote (Adopt Item) Mar-26-2018 6:41 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - ED27.5 - Adopt the item
Total members that voted Yes: 34 Members that voted Yes are Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Jon Burnside, John Campbell, Christin Carmichael Greb, Joe Cressy, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Justin J. Di Ciano, Frank Di Giorgio, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Michael Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Jim Hart, Stephen Holyday, Jim Karygiannis, Mike Layton, Josh Matlow, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Neethan Shan, David Shiner, Michael Thompson, John Tory, Lucy Troisi, Kristyn Wong-Tam
Total members that voted No: 0 Members that voted No are
Total members that were Absent: 11 Members that were absent are Shelley Carroll, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Sarah Doucette, Michelle Holland, Norman Kelly, Chin Lee, Giorgio Mammoliti, Joe Mihevc, Jaye Robinson

ED27.5 - The City of Toronto's Canada 150 Celebrations

Decision Type:
ACTION
Status:
Adopted
Wards:
All

Committee Recommendations

The Economic Development Committee recommends that:

 

1. City Council receive the report (February 27, 2018) from the General Manager, Economic Development and Culture for information.

Decision Advice and Other Information

The General Manager, Economic Development and Culture presented two videos to the Economic Development Committee.

Origin

(February 27, 2018) Report from the General Manager, Economic Development and Culture

Summary

This report provides an overview of the activities undertaken by the City of Toronto to celebrate Canada's sesquicentennial in 2017.

 

It describes the initiatives undertaken by Economic Development and Culture and other City Divisions as well as information related to the funding secured for Canada 150 from the Governments of Canada and Ontario, the marketing and sponsorship activities undertaken and highlights of public opinion research that was carried out.

 

In addition, the report also details the projects for which funding was approved as part of the Canada 150 Infrastructure Program.

 

Finally, the report provides information on a City of Toronto Canada 150 Legacy Project recommended by the Canada 150 External Advisory Committee.

Background Information

(February 27, 2018) Report and Attachment 1 from the General Manager, Economic Development and Culture on The City of Toronto's Canada 150 Celebrations
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2018/ed/bgrd/backgroundfile-112928.pdf
Video Presentations from the General Manager, Economic Development and Culture
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2018/ed/bgrd/backgroundfile-112934.pdf
(February 14, 2018) Report from the General Manager, Economic Development and Culture on the City of Toronto's Canada 150 Celebrations - Notice of Pending Report
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2018/ed/bgrd/backgroundfile-112789.pdf

Motions

Motion to Receive Item moved by Councillor Michael Thompson (Carried)

That the item be received for information.


Motion to Reconsider Item moved by Councillor Michael Thompson (Carried)

Motion to Adopt Item moved by Councillor Michael Thompson (Carried)
Source: Toronto City Clerk at www.toronto.ca/council