Item - 2018.GM27.14

Tracking Status

  • City Council adopted this item on May 22, 2018 without amendments.
  • This item was considered by the Government Management Committee on April 30, 2018 and adopted without amendment. It will be considered by City Council on May 22, 2018.
  • See also By-law 601-2018

GM27.14 - Expropriation of 30 Newbridge Road and 36 North Queen Street

Decision Type:
ACTION
Status:
Adopted
Ward:
5 - Etobicoke-Lakeshore

City Council Decision

City Council on May 22, 23 and 24, 2018, adopted the following:

 

1.  City Council, as approving authority under the Expropriations Act, consider the report of the Inquiry Officer, and approve the expropriation of the properties municipally known as 30 Newbridge Road and 36 North Queen Street as identified in Appendix A to the report (April 12, 2018) from the Director, Real Estate Services (the Properties) for the purpose of completing the Toronto Transit Commission's Line 2 Modernization Plan for the reasons set out in the Inquiry Officer Report attached as Appendix C to the report (April 12, 2018) from the Director, Real Estate Services.

  

2.  City Council adopt the confidential instructions to staff in Confidential Attachment 1 to the report (April 12, 2018) from the Director, Real Estate Services, and authorize the City, as expropriating authority under the Expropriations Act, to take all necessary steps to comply with the Expropriations Act, including but not limited to the preparation and registration of an Expropriation Plan, on the terms set out in Confidential Attachment 1 to the report (April 12, 2018) from the Director, Real Estate Services, and service of Notices of Expropriation, Notices of Election as to a Date for Compensation and Notices of Possession, as may be required.

 

3.  City Council authorize the Director, Real Estate Services to obtain an appraisal report to value the Properties, as of the date of expropriation or, if the owner so elects in accordance with the Expropriations Act, as of the date of service of the Notices of Expropriation or the Notice of Hearing in respect of the inquiry, and subject to Confidential Recommendations 1 and 2 in Confidential Attachment 1 to the report (April 12, 2018) from the Director, Real Estate Services, to prepare and serve an Offer of Compensation on all registered owners, at the appraised value, all in accordance with the requirements in the Expropriations Act.

 

4.  City Council authorize the Director, Real Estate Services to sign the Offer of Compensation for the Properties on behalf of the City.

 

5.  City Council authorize the public release of Confidential Attachment 1 to the report (April 12, 2018) from the Director, Real Estate Services, once there has been a final determination of the compensation payable for the Properties by arbitration, appeal or settlement to the satisfaction of the City Solicitor.

 

Confidential Attachment 1 to the report (April 12, 2018) from the Director, Real Estate Services remains confidential at this time in accordance with the provisions of the City of Toronto Act, 2006, as it pertains to a proposed or pending land acquisition by the City or one of its agencies or corporations. Confidential Attachment 1 to the report (April 12, 2018) from the Director, Real Estate Services will be made public once there has been a final determination of the compensation payable for the Properties by arbitration, appeal or settlement to the satisfaction of the City Solicitor.

Confidential Attachment - A proposed or pending land acquisition by the City or one of its agencies or corporations.

Background Information (Committee)

(April 12, 2018) Report and Appendices A to C from the Director, Real Estate Services on Expropriation of 30 Newbridge Road and 36 North Queen Street
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2018/gm/bgrd/backgroundfile-114179.pdf
Confidential Attachment 1

Motions (City Council)

Motion to Adopt Item (Carried)

Vote (Adopt Item) May-23-2018 10:13 AM

Result: Carried Majority Required - GM27.14 - Adopt the item
Total members that voted Yes: 38 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, 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, Mike Layton, Giorgio Mammoliti, Josh Matlow, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Jaye Robinson, 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: 6 Members that were absent are Vincent Crisanti, Jim Karygiannis, Norman Kelly, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Anthony Perruzza, Neethan Shan

GM27.14 - Expropriation of 30 Newbridge Road and 36 North Queen Street

Decision Type:
ACTION
Status:
Adopted
Ward:
5 - Etobicoke-Lakeshore

Confidential Attachment - A proposed or pending land acquisition by the City or one of its agencies or corporations.

Committee Recommendations

The Government Management Committee recommends that:

 

1.  City Council, as approving authority under the Expropriations Act, consider the report of the Inquiry Officer, and approve the expropriation of the properties municipally known as 30 Newbridge Road and 36 North Queen Street as identified in Appendix A to the report (April 12, 2018) from the Director, Real Estate Services(the Properties) for the purpose of completing the Toronto Transit Commission's Line 2 Modernization Plan for the reasons set out in the Inquiry Officer Report attached as Appendix C to the report (April 12, 2018) from the Director, Real Estate Services.

  

2.  City Council approve the confidential instructions to staff in Confidential Attachment 1 to the report (April 12, 2018) from the Director, Real Estate Services, and authorize the City, as expropriating authority under the Expropriations Act, to take all necessary steps to comply with the Expropriations Act, including but not limited to the preparation and registration of an Expropriation Plan, on the terms set out in Confidential Attachment 1, and service of Notices of Expropriation, Notices of Election as to a Date for Compensation and Notices of Possession, as may be required.

 

3.  City Council authorize the Director, Real Estate Services to obtain an appraisal report to value the Properties, as of the date of expropriation or, if the owner so elects in accordance with the Expropriations Act, as of the date of service of the Notices of Expropriation or the Notice of Hearing in respect of the inquiry, and subject to  Confidential Recommendations 1 and 2 in Confidential Attachment 1 to the report (April 12, 2018) from the Director of Real Estate Services, to prepare and serve an Offer of Compensation on all registered owners, at the appraised value, all in accordance with the requirements in the Expropriations Act.

 

4.  City Council authorize the Director, Real Estate Services to sign the Offer of Compensation for the Properties on behalf of the City.

 

5.  City Council authorize the public release of the confidential information contained in Confidential Attachment 1 to the report (April 12, 2018) from the Director of Real Estate Services, once there has been a final determination of the compensation payable for the Properties by arbitration, appeal or settlement to the satisfaction of the City Solicitor.

Origin

(April 12, 2018) Report from the Director, Real Estate Services

Summary

This report provides City Council with a copy of the Inquiry Officer's Report dated March 1, 2018 on the proposed expropriation and seeks approval from City Council, as the approving authority under the Expropriations Act, to expropriate the properties municipally known as 30 Newbridge Road and 36 North Queen Street as identified in Appendix "A" (the "Properties") in order to complete the Toronto Transit Commission's Line 2 Modernization Plan.  The Plan will accommodate future service levels by increasing the storage and maintenance capacity of its existing facilities for the future.  City Council must decide whether to approve the expropriation at its May meeting in order to comply with the time lines set out in the Expropriations Act.

 

This report also seeks authorization for the City, as expropriating authority under the Expropriations Act, to expropriate the Properties, serve associated notices and make an Offer of Compensation in accordance with the Expropriations Act.

Background Information

(April 12, 2018) Report and Appendices A to C from the Director, Real Estate Services on Expropriation of 30 Newbridge Road and 36 North Queen Street
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2018/gm/bgrd/backgroundfile-114179.pdf
Confidential Attachment 1

Motions

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