Item - 2018.MM36.8

Tracking Status

  • City Council adopted this item on January 31, 2018 without amendments.

MM36.8 - Creation of a National Portrait Gallery - by Councillor Paul Ainslie, seconded by Councillor Glenn De Baeremaeker

Decision Type:

City Council Decision

City Council on January 31 and February 1, 2018, adopted the following:


1.  City Council write to The Honourable Mélanie Joly, Minister of Canadian Heritage in support of a National Portrait Gallery.

Background Information (City Council)

Motions (City Council)

Motion to Waive Referral (Carried)

Speaker Nunziata advised Council that the provisions of Chapter 27, Council Procedures, require that Motion MM36.8 be referred to the Executive Committee. A two-thirds vote of the Council Members present is required to waive referral.

Motion to Adopt Item (Carried)
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