Item - 2018.PG30.10

Tracking Status

PG30.10 - Toronto Local Appeal Body - Chair's 2017 Annual Report

Decision Type:
ACTION
Status:
Adopted
Wards:
All

City Council Decision

City Council on June 26, 27, 28 and 29, 2018, adopted the following:

 

1. City Council receive the 2017 Annual Report from the Chair of the Toronto Local Appeal Body, contained in Attachment 1 to the report (May 7, 2018) from the Acting Director, Court Services, for information.

Background Information (Committee)

(May 7, 2018) Report from the Acting Director, Court Services on Toronto Local Appeal Body - Chair's 2017 Annual Report
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2018/pg/bgrd/backgroundfile-115645.pdf
Attachment 1: Toronto Local Appeal Body Chair's 2017 Annual Report
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2018/pg/bgrd/backgroundfile-115529.pdf

Communications (Committee)

(June 6, 2018) E-mail from Carolyn Johnson (PG.Supp.PG30.10.1)
(June 6, 2018) Letter from Geoff Kettel and Cathie Macdonald, Co-Chairs, Federation of North Toronto Residents' Associations (PG.New.PG30.10.2)
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2018/pg/comm/communicationfile-83370.pdf

Communications (City Council)

(June 28, 2018) Letter from Eileen Denny, President, Teddington Park Residents Association Inc. (CC.New.PG30.10.3)
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2018/cc/comm/communicationfile-85417.pdf

Motions (City Council)

Motion to Reconsider Item moved by Councillor David Shiner (Carried)

That in accordance with the provisions of Chapter 27, Council Procedures, City Council reconsider Item PG30.10.


Motion to Adopt Item (Carried)

Vote (Adopt Item) Jun-28-2018 3:31 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - PG30.10 - Adopt the item
Total members that voted Yes: 35 Members that voted Yes are Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, 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, Mark Grimes, Jim Hart, Stephen Holyday, Jim Karygiannis, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Giorgio Mammoliti, Josh Matlow, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Neethan Shan, David Shiner, Lucy Troisi, Jonathan Tsao, Kristyn Wong-Tam
Total members that voted No: 1 Members that voted No are Mary Fragedakis
Total members that were Absent: 9 Members that were absent are Ana Bail„o, Michelle Holland, Miganoush Megardichian, Joe Mihevc, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, Michael Thompson, John Tory

PG30.10 - Toronto Local Appeal Body - Chair's 2017 Annual Report

Decision Type:
ACTION
Status:
Amended
Wards:
All

Committee Recommendations

The Planning and Growth Management Committee recommends that:

 

1. City Council receive the 2017 Annual Report from the Chair of the Toronto Local Appeal Body, contained in Attachment 1 to the report (May 7, 2018) from the Acting Director, Court Services, for information.

Decision Advice and Other Information

The Planning and Growth Management Committee:

 

1.  Requested the Director of Zoning and Committee of Adjustment to conduct an analysis of Committee of Adjustment and Toronto Local Appeal Body decisions regarding requests for variances to legalize structures that are already built, with the intent of determining whether they are treated similarly to cases where there has been no illegal construction.

 

Ian James Lord, Chair, Toronto Local Appeal Body gave a verbal update to the Planning and Growth Management Committee and addressed questions.

Origin

(May 7, 2018) Report from the Acting Director, Court Services

Summary

Enacted on May 3rd, 2017, the Toronto Local Appeal Body (TLAB) is an independent quasi-judicial tribunal established through the City of Toronto Municipal Code Chapter 142, City of Toronto Act and other provincial legislation. The Tribunal provides a public forum for the adjudication of land-use disputes related to applications under Sections 45 and 53 of the Planning Act.

 

The TLAB is composed of 7 members including the Chair and 6 Panel Members who are nominated by an impartial citizen-member nominating panel with recommendations for appointments submitted to Toronto City Council. Toronto City Council appoints Members of the TLAB for a four-year term of office.

Background Information

(May 7, 2018) Report from the Acting Director, Court Services on Toronto Local Appeal Body - Chair's 2017 Annual Report
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2018/pg/bgrd/backgroundfile-115645.pdf
Attachment 1: Toronto Local Appeal Body Chair's 2017 Annual Report
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2018/pg/bgrd/backgroundfile-115529.pdf

Communications

(June 6, 2018) E-mail from Carolyn Johnson (PG.Supp.PG30.10.1)
(June 6, 2018) Letter from Geoff Kettel and Cathie Macdonald, Co-Chairs, Federation of North Toronto Residents' Associations (PG.New.PG30.10.2)
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2018/pg/comm/communicationfile-83370.pdf

Speakers

Geoff Kettel, Federation of North Toronto Residents Associations
Al Kivi, South Eglinton Ratepayers' and Residents' Association
Councillor Josh Matlow

Motions

Motion to Amend Item moved by Councillor John Filion (Carried)

That the Director of Zoning and Committee of Adjustment be requested to conduct an analysis of Committee of Adjustment and Toronto Local Appeal Body decisions regarding requests for variances to legalize structures that are already built, with the intent of determining whether they are treated similarly to cases where there has been no illegal construction.


Motion to Adopt Item as Amended moved by Councillor John Filion (Carried)
Source: Toronto City Clerk at www.toronto.ca/council