Item - 2018.TE33.21

Tracking Status

TE33.21 - Historic Yonge Street Heritage Conservation District - Request for Direction

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

City Council Decision

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

 

1. City Council adopt the confidential recommendations in Confidential Attachment 1 to the report (May 14, 2018) from the City Solicitor.

 

2. City Council authorize the public release of the confidential recommendations in Confidential Attachment 1 and Confidential Appendix A to the report (May 14, 2018) from the City Solicitor and City Council direct that the balance of Confidential Attachment 1 to the report (May 14, 2018) from the City Solicitor remain confidential as it contains advice subject to solicitor-client privilege.

 

The confidential recommendations in Confidential Attachment 1 to the report (May 14, 2018) from the City Solicitor were adopted by City Council and are now public, as follows:

  

1. City Council authorize the City Solicitor and appropriate City staff to attend at the Local Planning and Appeal Tribunal in respect of the appeals of the North Downtown Yonge Site and Area Specific Policy 382 (Official Plan Amendment 183) and the Historic Yonge Street Heritage Conservation District Plan, in support of the modifications to the Historic Yonge Street Heritage Conservation District Plan, as set out in the proposed policy harmonization strategy set out in Confidential Appendix A to Confidential Attachment 1 to the report (May 14, 2018) from the City Solicitor, all to the satisfaction of the Senior Manager, Heritage Preservation Services, the Chief Planner and Executive Director, City Planning and the City Solicitor.

 

2. City Council authorize the City Solicitor to make technical and stylistic changes as may be required to the amendments to the Historic Yonge Street Heritage Conservation District Plan set out in Confidential Appendix A to Confidential Attachment 1 to the report (May 14, 2018) from the City Solicitor.

 

Confidential Appendix A to Confidential Attachment 1 to the report (May 14, 2018) from the City Solicitor is now public and can be accessed under Background Information (City Council).

 

The balance of Confidential Attachment 1 to the report (May 14, 2018) from the City Solicitor remains confidential in accordance with the provisions of the City of Toronto Act, 2006, as it contains advice that is subject to solicitor-client privilege.

Confidential Attachment - The receiving of advice that is subject to solicitor-client privilege

Background Information (Community Council)

(May 14, 2018) Report from the City Solicitor - Historic Yonge Street Heritage Conservation District - - Request for Direction
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2018/te/bgrd/backgroundfile-115623.pdf
(May 14, 2018) Confidential Attachment 1 and Appendix A

Background Information (City Council)

Confidential Appendix A - made public on July 9, 2018
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2018/cc/bgrd/backgroundfile-118509.pdf

Motions (City Council)

Motion to Adopt Item (Carried)

Vote (Adopt Item) Jun-26-2018 2:48 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - TE33.21 - Adopt the item
Total members that voted Yes: 40 Members that voted Yes are Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Jon Burnside, John Campbell, 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, Mark Grimes, Jim Hart, Stephen Holyday, Jim Karygiannis, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Josh Matlow, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Miganoush Megardichian, Joe Mihevc, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, Neethan Shan, David Shiner, Michael Thompson, John Tory, Lucy Troisi, Jonathan Tsao, Kristyn Wong-Tam
Total members that voted No: 1 Members that voted No are Giorgio Mammoliti
Total members that were Absent: 4 Members that were absent are Christin Carmichael Greb, Michael Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Michelle Holland

21a - Historic Yonge Street Heritage Conservation District - Request for Direction

Background Information (Community Council)
(May 30, 2018) Letter from the Toronto Preservation Board
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2018/te/bgrd/backgroundfile-115828.pdf

TE33.21 - Historic Yonge Street Heritage Conservation District - Request for Direction

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

Confidential Attachment - The receiving of advice that is subject to solicitor-client privilege

Community Council Recommendations

The Toronto and East York Community Council recommends that:

 

1. City Council adopt the confidential recommendations in Confidential Attachment 1 to the report (may 14, 2018) from the City Solicitor.

 

2. City Council authorize the public release of the confidential recommendations in Confidential Attachment 1 to the report (May 14, 2018) from the City Solicitor as well as Appendix A of Confidential Attachment 1 with the remainder of Confidential Attachment 1 to remain confidential as it contains advice subject to solicitor-client privilege.

Origin

(May 14, 2018) Report from City Solicitor

Summary

The purpose of this report is to request City Council's direction with respect to the Historic Yonge Street Heritage Conservation District (HCD) Plan as it relates to the North Downtown Yonge Site and Area Specific Policy No. 382 (Official Plan Amendment (OPA) 183).

 

City Council designated the Historic Yonge Street HCD on March 10, 2016 and adopted the Historic Yonge Street HCD Plan under by-law 235-2016 in order to manage change within the district and conserve the area's cultural heritage value. Council directed the City Solicitor to appear before the Ontario Municipal Board, now the Local Planning Appeal Tribunal (LPAT), to defend the by-law in the case of any appeals. The designation and Plan were subsequently appealed to the OMB.

 

The North Downtown Yonge Site and Area Specific policy 382 - Official Plan Amendment 183 - was adopted by City Council on October 8, 9, 10, and 11, 2013 and was subsequently appealed to the OMB.

Background Information

(May 14, 2018) Report from the City Solicitor - Historic Yonge Street Heritage Conservation District - - Request for Direction
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2018/te/bgrd/backgroundfile-115623.pdf
(May 14, 2018) Confidential Attachment 1 and Appendix A

Motions

Motion to Adopt Item moved by Councillor Kristyn Wong-Tam (Carried)

21a - Historic Yonge Street Heritage Conservation District - Request for Direction

Origin
(May 30, 2018) Letter from from the Toronto Preservation Board
Summary

The purpose of this report is to request City Council’s direction with respect to the

Historic Yonge Street Heritage Conservation District (HCD) Plan as it relates to the

North Downtown Yonge Site and Area Specific Policy No. 382 (Official Plan

Amendment (CPA) 183).

 

City Council designated the Historic Yonge Street HCD on March 10, 2016 and adopted

the Historic Yonge Street HCD Plan under by-law 235-2016 in order to manage change

within the district and conserve the area’s cultural heritage value. Council directed the

City Solicitor to appear before the Ontario Municipal Board, now the Local Planning

Appeal Tribunal (LPAT), to defend the by-law in the case of any appeals. The

designation and Plan were subsequently appealed to the 0MB.

 

The North Downtown Yonge Site and Area Specific policy 382 - Official Plan

Amendment 183 -was adopted by City Council on October 8,9, 10, and 11, 2013 and

was subsequently appealed to the 0MB.
 
Background Information
(May 14, 2018) Report from the City Solicitor - Historic Yonge Street Heritage Conservation District - Request for Direction
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2018/pb/bgrd/backgroundfile-115260.pdf)
(May 14, 2018) Confidential Attachment 1
(May 14, 2018) Confidential Appendix A

 
Communications
(May 29, 2018) Letter from Marilyn Tait-McClellan and Robert Fabian (PB.Supp.TE34.4.1)
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2018/pb/comm/communicationfile-83032.pdf)

Background Information
(May 30, 2018) Letter from the Toronto Preservation Board
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2018/te/bgrd/backgroundfile-115828.pdf
Source: Toronto City Clerk at www.toronto.ca/council