Item - 2018.MM41.14

Tracking Status

  • City Council adopted this item on May 22, 2018 without amendments.

MM41.14 - Extending Alcohol Sales and Services Hours during the FIFA World Cup Championship (World Cup 2018) - by Councillor Cesar Palacio, seconded by Councillor Frank Di Giorgio

Decision Type:

City Council Decision

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


1.  City Council authorize the extension of alcohol sales and service hours in the City of Toronto to begin at 9:00 a.m. between June 14 and July 15, 2018 to allow the public and local cafes and restaurants to enjoy and benefit from the FIFA World Cup Championship (World Cup 2018).


2.  City Council authorize the City Solicitor to introduce a bill substantially as set out in Appendix 1 of Motion MM41.14.

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 MM41.14 be referred to the Economic Development Committee. A two-thirds vote of the Council Members present is required to waive referral.

Motion to Adopt Item (Carried)
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