Item - 2019.EX11.25

Tracking Status

  • City Council considered this item on December 17, 2019 and referred this item to an official or another committee or body. Consult the text of the decision for further information on the referral.
  • This item was considered by Executive Committee on December 11, 2019 and was adopted with amendments. It will be considered by City Council on December 17, 2019.
  • See also CT7.6

EX11.25 - St. Lawrence Centre Redevelopment

Decision Type:
ACTION
Status:
Referred
Wards:
All

City Council Decision

City Council on December 17 and 18, 2019, referred Item EX11.25 back to the Executive Committee for further consideration at its January 23, 2020 meeting.

City Council Decision Advice and Other Information

During the review of the Order Paper on December 17, 2019, Speaker Nunziata ruled that the Confidential Attachment on this Item was a public document.

Background Information (Committee)

(November 19, 2019) Letter from the Board of Directors of TO Live on St. Lawrence Centre Redevelopment - Options Review
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2019/ex/bgrd/backgroundfile-140416.pdf
(November 7, 2019) Report from the President and Chief Executive Officer, TO Live on St. Lawrence Centre Redevelopment - Options Review
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2019/ex/bgrd/backgroundfile-140417.pdf
Confidential Attachment 1 - St. Lawrence Centre Redevelopment Options Review

Background Information (City Council)

(December 17, 2019) Confidential Attachment 1 made public at City Council on December 17, 2019
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2019/cc/bgrd/backgroundfile-141255.pdf

Communications (Committee)

(December 9, 2019) Letter from Clyde Wagner, TO Live (EX.Supp.EX11.25.1)
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2019/ex/comm/communicationfile-99667.pdf

Motions (City Council)

1 - Motion to Refer Item moved by Councillor Gary Crawford (Carried)

That City Council refer item EX11.25 back to the Executive Committee for further consideration at its January 23, 2020 meeting.

Rulings (City Council)

Ruling by Speaker Frances Nunziata
Speaker Nunziata advised Members of Council that the City Clerk had advised that upon review, the confidential attachment submitted on this item did not meet the requirements for exclusion under either the Open Meeting provisions of COTA or the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act.

Speaker Nunziata ruled that this information is public and asked the City Clerk to make this attachment publicly available on the City's website.

EX11.25 - St. Lawrence Centre Redevelopment

Decision Type:
ACTION
Status:
Amended
Wards:
All

Confidential Attachment - A plan to be applied to any negotiations carried on or to be carried on by or on behalf of the Board of Directors of TO Live

Committee Recommendations

The Executive Committee recommends that:

 

1.  City Council support the redevelopment concept for the St. Lawrence Centre, described as Option 2 in Confidential Attachment 1 to the report (November 7, 2019) from the President and Chief Executive Officer, TO Live.

 

2. City Council direct that Confidential Attachment 1 to the report (November 7, 2019) from the President and Chief Executive Officer, TO Live remains confidential in its entirety as it pertains to a plan to be applied to any negotiations carried on or to be carried on by or on behalf of the Board of Directors of TO Live.

Origin

(November 19, 2019) Letter from the Board of Directors of TO Live

Summary

At its meeting of November 19, 2019, the Board of Directors of TO Live considered Item CT7.6 and among other things, recommended that City Council support the redevelopment concept for the St. Lawrence Centre, described as Option 2 in Confidential Attachment 1 to the report (November 7, 2019) from the President and Chief Executive Officer, TO Live.

 

The purpose of the report (November 7, 2019) from the President and Chief Executive Officer, TO Live is to provide the Board of Directors of TO Live with an update on the options considered for the redevelopment of the St Lawrence Centre for the Arts and recommend a full redevelopment and seek instructions on the process and next steps.

Background Information

(November 19, 2019) Letter from the Board of Directors of TO Live on St. Lawrence Centre Redevelopment - Options Review
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2019/ex/bgrd/backgroundfile-140416.pdf
(November 7, 2019) Report from the President and Chief Executive Officer, TO Live on St. Lawrence Centre Redevelopment - Options Review
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2019/ex/bgrd/backgroundfile-140417.pdf
Confidential Attachment 1 - St. Lawrence Centre Redevelopment Options Review

Communications

(December 9, 2019) Letter from Clyde Wagner, TO Live (EX.Supp.EX11.25.1)
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2019/ex/comm/communicationfile-99667.pdf

Motions

1 - Motion to Amend Item (Additional) moved by Councillor Gary Crawford (Carried)

That City Council direct that Confidential Attachment 1 to the report (November 7, 2019) from the President and Chief Executive Officer, TO Live remain confidential in its entirety as it pertains to a plan to be applied to any negotiations carried on or to be carried on by or on behalf of the Board of Directors of TO Live.


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