Item - 2018.TE29.98

Tracking Status

  • City Council adopted this item on January 31, 2018 without amendments and without debate.
  • This item was considered by the Toronto and East York Community Council on January 16, 2018 and adopted without amendment. It will be considered by City Council on January 31, 2018.

TE29.98 - 88 Queen Street East - Public Art Plan

Decision Type:
ACTION
Status:
Adopted
Ward:
27 - Toronto Centre-Rosedale

City Council Decision

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

 

1. City Council approve the 88 Queen Street East – Public Art Plan in Attachment 1 to the report (August 14, 2017) from the Director, Urban Design.

Background Information (Community Council)

(August 14, 2017) Report and Attachment 1 from the Director Urban Design, City Planning - 88 Queen Street East - Public Art Plan
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2018/te/bgrd/backgroundfile-110947.pdf

TE29.98 - 88 Queen Street East - Public Art Plan

Decision Type:
ACTION
Status:
Adopted
Ward:
27 - Toronto Centre-Rosedale

Community Council Recommendations

The Toronto and East York Community Council recommends that:

 

1. City Council approve the 88 Queen Street East – Public Art Plan as attached Attachment 1 to the report (August 14, 2017) from the Director, Urban Design.

Origin

(August 14, 2017) Report from the Director Urban Design, City Planning

Summary

The purpose of this staff report is to seek City Council approval of the 88 Queen Street East – Public Art Plan. The Plan, which is included as Attachment 1 of this report, outlines the method by which the owner will commission public art.

 

This Public Art Plan provides a framework and description of the commissioning of public art including the introduction and project description; neighbourhood and site background; project team; public art objectives; art location description; reference to section 37; budget; selection process; artist candidates; jury composition; schedule and evaluation criteria.

  

The attached plan meets the objectives of the City Planning's Percent for Public Art Guidelines and is supported by the Toronto Public Art Commission.

Background Information

(August 14, 2017) Report and Attachment 1 from the Director Urban Design, City Planning - 88 Queen Street East - Public Art Plan
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2018/te/bgrd/backgroundfile-110947.pdf

Motions

1 - Motion to Add New Business at Committee moved by Councillor Mary Fragedakis (Carried)

2 - Motion to Adopt Item moved by Councillor Kristyn Wong-Tam (Carried)
Source: Toronto City Clerk at www.toronto.ca/council