Item - 2019.EX2.3

Tracking Status

  • City Council adopted this item on March 7, 2019 without amendments.
  • This item was considered by Executive Committee on March 4, 2019 and was adopted with amendments. It will be considered by City Council on March 7, 2019.
  • See also BU4.2
  • See also By-law 520-2019

EX2.3 - 2019 Rate Supported Budgets - Solid Waste Management Services and Recommended 2019 Solid Waste Rates and Fees

Decision Type:
ACTION
Status:
Adopted
Wards:
All

City Council Decision

City Council on March 7, 2019, adopted the following:

 

Rates and Fees

 

1.  City Council adopt the 2019 Solid Waste Management Services Rates and Fees as set out in Appendix A to the report (January 30, 2019) from the General Manager, Solid Waste Management Services and the Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer, retroactive to January 1, 2019.

 

2.  City Council amend Municipal Code Chapter 441, Fees and Charges, and any other necessary Municipal Code Chapters as may be required to give effect to City Council's decision.

 

3.  City Council authorize the City Solicitor to introduce any necessary Bills required to implement City Council's decision, subject to any necessary refinements, including stylistic, format and organization, as may be identified by the City Solicitor, the Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer, and the General Manager, Solid Waste Management Services.

 

4.  City Council direct the following Renewable Natural Gas Initiatives:

 

a.  fully exempt the Solid Waste Management Services renewable natural gas initiative, including any and all environmental attributes that may result from the program, from the City's Carbon Credit Policy;

 
b.  place net revenues that the City derives from the future sale of renewable natural gas and/or any associated environmental attributes generated under the Solid Waste Management Services renewable natural gas initiative in the Solid Waste Management Reserve Fund XR1404 for the exclusive use of Solid Waste Management Services, which will be used to fund projects identified within the Council approved Long Term Waste Management Strategy and other environmentally sustainable initiatives; and

 
c.  allow only Solid Waste Management Services to hold any unsold environmental attributes associated with the Solid Waste Management Services renewable natural gas initiative on behalf of the City, and the authority to sell the attributes.
 

5.  City Council direct that all the rates, fees and charges set out in Appendix A to the report (January 30, 2019) from the General Manager, Solid Waste Management Services and the Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer, adopted in Part 1 above, continue in full force and effect until such time as they are amended or repealed by City Council.

 

6.  City Council direct the General Manager, Solid Waste Management Services and the Executive Director, Financial Planning to develop a Multi-Year Financial Strategy and rate structure for the Solid Waste Management Services Division and to report back to the Budget Committee.

 

7.  City Council authorize the General Manager, Solid Waste Management Services, or designate, to develop and implement a Single Family Residential Low-income Relief Program in accordance with the description provided in the report (January 30, 2019) from the General Manager, Solid Waste Management Services and the Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer, including, but not limited to, automatic enrollment for certain qualifying customers.

 

Operating and Capital Budgets

 

8. City Council approve the 2019 Staff Recommended Operating Budget for Solid Waste Management Services of $391.620 million gross, $(20.000) million net for the following services:

 

Service:

Gross

($000s)

Net

($000s)

City Beautification

36,812.5

35,010.2

Solid Waste Collection and Transfer

125,910.7

(187,020.1)

Solid Waste Processing and Transport

144,752.5

94,306.3

Residual Management  

78,640.9

32,204.1 

Solid Waste Education and Enforcement

 5,503.6

5,499.4 

Capital-from-Current Contribution

391,620.1

(20,000.1) 

 

9.  City Council approve the 2019 service levels for Solid Waste Management Services as outlined in Appendix 3 to the 2019 Staff Recommended Operating and Capital Budget Notes - Solid Waste Management Services and associated staff complement of 1,122.8 positions, comprising 42.2 capital positions and 1,080.6 operating positions.

 

10.  City Council approve the 2019 new user fees and other fee changes above the inflationary adjusted rate for Solid Waste Management Services identified in Appendix 6A and 6B to the 2019 Staff Recommended Operating and Capital Budget Notes - Solid Waste Management Services, for inclusion in the Municipal Code Chapter 441, Fees and Charges.

 

11.  City Council approve the 2019 Staff Recommended Capital Budget for Solid Waste Management Services with a total project cost of $9.451 million, and 2019 cash flow of $84.626 million and future year commitments of $114.739 million composed of the following:

 

a.  New Cash Flow Funds for:

 

1.  forty-six new/change in scope sub-projects with a 2019 total project cost of $9.451 million that requires cash flow of $(19.155) million in 2019 and future year cash flow commitments of $17.227 million for 2020; $7.139 million for 2021; $0.887 million for 2022, $2.133 million for 2023; $0.470 million for 2024 and $0.250 million annually for 2025 to 2027; and

 

2.  twenty-three previously approved sub-projects with a 2019 cash flow of $58.766 million; and future year cash flow commitments of $33.096 million for 2020; $16.405 million for 2021; $17.568 million for 2022; $6.464 million for 2023; $3.300 million for 2024; $3.300 million for 2025; $3.000 million for 2026; and, $3.000 million for 2027; and

 

b.  2018 approved cash flow for 32 previously approved sub-projects with carry forward funding from 2018 into 2019 totalling $45.015 million.

 

12.  City Council approve the 2020-2028 Staff Recommended Capital Plan for Solid Waste Management Services totalling $486.930 million in project estimates, composed of $33.047 million for 2020; $52.056 million for 2021; $48.012 million for 2022; $63.224 million for 2023; $56.904 million for 2024; $45.722 million for 2025; $58.130 million for 2026; $29.984 million for 2027; and $99.851 million for 2028.

 

13.  City Council direct the General Manager, Solid Waste Management Services to provide each Councillor the opportunity to host a second Community Environment Day, to be funded using existing resources.

 

14.  City Council direct that the Confidential Attachment to the 2019 Staff Recommended Operating and Capital Budget Notes - Solid Waste Management Service remain confidential until the outcome of City Council's decision has been communicated to Unions and affected staff. 

 

The Confidential Attachment referred to Part 14 of City Council's decision above remains confidential in its entirety at this time in accordance with the provisions of the City of Toronto Act, 2006, as it relates to personal matters about identifiable individuals including municipal or local board employees and it pertains to labour relations or employee negotiations. The Confidential Attachment referred to in Part 14 above will be made public once the outcome of City Council's decision has been communicated to Unions and affected staff.

Public Notice Given

Confidential Attachment - Personal matters about identifiable individuals, including municipal or local board employees and labour relations or employee negotiations

Background Information (Committee)

(February 20, 2019) Letter from the Budget Committee on 2019 Rate Supported Budgets - Solid Waste Management Services and Recommended 2019 Solid Waste Rates and Fees
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2019/ex/bgrd/backgroundfile-129859.pdf
(January 30, 2019) Report from the General Manager, Solid Waste Management Services and the Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer on 2019 Rate Supported Budgets - Solid Waste Management Services and Recommended 2019 Solid Waste Rates and Fees
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2019/ex/bgrd/backgroundfile-129713.pdf
Appendix A - Recommended 2019 Solid Waste Management Services Rates and Fees
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2019/ex/bgrd/backgroundfile-129707.pdf
Appendix B - 2019 to 2028 Solid Waste Management Services Rates and Fees Estimates
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2019/ex/bgrd/backgroundfile-129714.pdf
(January 28, 2019) Public Notice - 2019 Rate Supported Budgets - Solid Waste Management Services and Recommended 2019 Solid Waste Rates and Fees
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2019/ex/bgrd/backgroundfile-129710.pdf
(January 28, 2019) Public Notice - Appendix A - 2019 Rate Supported Budgets - Solid Waste Management Services and Recommended 2019 Solid Waste Rates and Fees
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2019/ex/bgrd/backgroundfile-129709.pdf
(January 30, 2019) Revised 2019 Staff Recommended Operating and Capital Budget Notes - Solid Waste Management Services
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2019/ex/bgrd/backgroundfile-129711.pdf
(January 29, 2019) Confidential Attachment to 2019 Staff Recommended Operating and Capital Budget Notes - Solid Waste Management Services
(February 13, 2019) Wrap-Up Notes to Budget Committee - 2019-2028 Budget Committee Recommended Capital Budget and Plan - Rate Supported Programs
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2019/ex/bgrd/backgroundfile-129706.pdf
(February 13, 2019) Wrap-Up Notes to Budget Committee - 2019 Staff Recommended Operating Budget - Rate Supported Programs and Agencies
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2019/ex/bgrd/backgroundfile-129715.pdf
(February 19, 2019) Briefing Note 48 - 2019 Operating Budget - 2019 Community Environment Days
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2019/ex/bgrd/backgroundfile-129705.pdf
(February 20, 2019) Wrap-Up Notes to Budget Committee - 2019-2028 Staff Recommended Capital Budget and Plan - Rate Supported Programs
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2019/ex/bgrd/backgroundfile-129716.pdf
(February 20, 2019) Wrap-Up Notes to Budget Committee - 2019 Staff Recommended Operating Budget - Rate Supported Programs and Agencies
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2019/ex/bgrd/backgroundfile-129717.pdf
(March 4, 2019) Wrap-Up Notes to Executive Committee - 2019-2028 Budget Committee Recommended Capital Budget and Plan - Rate Supported Programs
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2019/ex/bgrd/backgroundfile-130409.pdf
(March 4, 2019) Wrap-Up Notes to Executive Committee - 2019 Budget Committee Recommended Operating Budget - Rate Supported Programs and Agencies
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2019/ex/bgrd/backgroundfile-130412.pdf

Background Information (City Council)

(March 6, 2019) Wrap-Up Notes to City Council on the 2019 Executive Committee Recommended Operating Budget - Rate Supported
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2019/cc/bgrd/backgroundfile-130562.pdf
(March 6, 2019) Wrap-Up Notes to City Council on the 2019 - 2028 Executive Committee Recommended Capital Budget and Plan - Rate Supported
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2019/cc/bgrd/backgroundfile-130566.pdf
(March 7, 2019) Presentation from the City Manager on the Tax and Rate Supported 2019 Operating Budget and 2019-2028 Capital Budget and Plan
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2019/cc/bgrd/backgroundfile-130606.pdf

Motions (City Council)

Motion to Adopt Item (Carried)

Item as it pertains to the provision of telephone, wireless, internet and television services.

Vote (Adopt Item) Mar-07-2019 8:29 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - EX2.3 - Item as it pertains to the provision of telephone, wireless, internet and television services
Total members that voted Yes: 24 Members that voted Yes are Paul Ainslie, Ana Bail„o, Brad Bradford, Shelley Carroll, Mike Colle, Gary Crawford, Joe Cressy, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Michael Ford, Mark Grimes, Stephen Holyday, Jim Karygiannis, Cynthia Lai, Mike Layton, Jennifer McKelvie, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Frances Nunziata (Chair), James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, Michael Thompson, Kristyn Wong-Tam
Total members that voted No: 1 Members that voted No are Josh Matlow
Total members that were Absent: 1 Members that were absent are John Tory

Motion to Adopt Item (Carried)

Adopt the balance of the Item.

Vote (Adopt Item) Mar-07-2019 8:30 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - EX2.3 - Adopt the balance of the Item
Total members that voted Yes: 24 Members that voted Yes are Paul Ainslie, Ana Bail„o, Brad Bradford, Shelley Carroll, Mike Colle, Gary Crawford, Joe Cressy, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Mark Grimes, Stephen Holyday, Jim Karygiannis, Cynthia Lai, Mike Layton, Jennifer McKelvie, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Frances Nunziata (Chair), James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, Michael Thompson, John Tory, Kristyn Wong-Tam
Total members that voted No: 2 Members that voted No are Michael Ford, Josh Matlow
Total members that were Absent: 0 Members that were absent are

Declared Interests (City Council)

The following member(s) declared an interest:

Mayor John Tory - because of his involvement with the Rogers family trusts. Rogers Communications Inc. provides telephone and cellular services, wireless devices, and internet and Wi-Fi services to the City of Toronto.
Written Declaration: https://secure.toronto.ca/council/declared-interest-file.do?id=8438

3a - Community Environment Days - Don't Divide 3 by 2

Background Information (Committee)
(January 31, 2019) Letter from City Council on Community Environment Days - Don't Divide 3 by 2 - by Councillor Paula Fletcher, seconded by Councillor Mike Layton
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2019/ex/bgrd/backgroundfile-130029.pdf

EX2.3 - 2019 Rate Supported Budgets - Solid Waste Management Services and Recommended 2019 Solid Waste Rates and Fees

Decision Type:
ACTION
Status:
Amended
Wards:
All

Public Notice Given

Confidential Attachment - Personal matters about identifiable individuals, including municipal or local board employees and labour relations or employee negotiations

Committee Recommendations

The Executive Committee recommends that:

 

1.  City Council consider the report (January 30, 2019) from the General Manager, Solid Waste Management Services and the Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer concurrently with the 2019 Recommended Capital Budget, 2020-2028 Recommended Capital Plan and the 2019 Recommended Operating Budget of Solid Waste Management Services.

 

Rates and Fees

 

2.  City Council adopt the 2019 Solid Waste Management Services Rates and Fees as set out in Appendix A to the report (January 30, 2019) from the General Manager, Solid Waste Management Services and the Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer, retroactive to January 1, 2019.

 

3.  City Council authorize that the necessary amendments be made to Municipal Code Chapter 441, Fees and Charges, and any other necessary Municipal Code Chapters as may be required, to give effect to City Council's decision.

 

4.  City Council authorize the City Solicitor to introduce any necessary Bills required to implement Council's decision, subject to any necessary refinements, including stylistic, format and organization, as may be identified by the City Solicitor, the Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer, and the General Manager, Solid Waste Management Services.

 

5.  City Council direct the following Renewable Natural Gas Initiatives:

 

a.  fully exempt the Solid Waste Management Services renewable natural gas initiative, including any and all environmental attributes that may result from the program, from the City's Carbon Credit Policy;

 
b.  place net revenues that the City derives from the future sale of renewable natural gas and/or any associated environmental attributes generated under the Solid Waste Management Services renewable natural gas initiative in the Solid Waste Management Reserve Fund XR1404 for the exclusive use of Solid Waste Management Services, which will be used to fund projects identified within the Council approved Long Term Waste Management Strategy and other environmentally sustainable initiatives; and

 
c.  allow only Solid Waste Management Services to hold any unsold environmental attributes associated with the Solid Waste Management Services renewable natural gas initiative on behalf of the City, and the authority to sell the attributes.
 

6.  City Council direct that all the rates, fees and charges set out in Appendix A to the report (January 30, 2019) from the General Manager, Solid Waste Management Services and the Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer, adopted by Council in Recommendation 1 above, continue in full force and effect until such time as they are amended or repealed by City Council.

 

7.  City Council direct the General Manager, Solid Waste Management Services, and the Executive Director, Financial Planning, to develop a Multi-Year Financial Strategy and rate structure for the Division and report back to Budget Committee.

 

8.  City Council authorize the General Manager, Solid Waste Management Services, or designate, to develop and implement a Single Family Residential Low-income Relief Program in accordance with the description provided in the report (January 30, 2019) from the General Manager, Solid Waste Management Services and the Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer, including, but not limited to, automatic enrollment for certain qualifying customers.

 

Operating and Capital Budgets

 

9. City Council approve the 2019 Staff Recommended Operating Budget for Solid Waste Management Services of $391.620 million gross, $(20.000) million net for the following services:

 

Service:

Gross

($000s)

Net

($000s)

City Beautification

36,812.5

35,010.2

Solid Waste Collection and Transfer

125,910.7

(187,020.1)

Solid Waste Processing and Transport

144,752.5

94,306.3

Residual Management  

78,640.9

32,204.1 

Solid Waste Education and Enforcement

 5,503.6

5,499.4 

Capital-from-Current Contribution

391,620.1

(20,000.1) 

 

10.  City Council approve the 2019 service levels for Solid Waste Management Services as outlined in Appendix 3 to the 2019 Staff Recommended Operating and Capital Budget Notes - Solid Waste Management Services and associated staff complement of 1,122.8 positions, comprising 42.2 capital positions and 1,080.6 operating positions.

 

11.  City Council approve the 2019 new user fees and other fee changes above the inflationary adjusted rate for Solid Waste Management Services identified in Appendix 6A and 6B to the 2019 Staff Recommended Operating and Capital Budget Notes - Solid Waste Management Services, for inclusion in the Municipal Code Chapter 441, Fees and Charges.

 

12.  City Council approve the 2019 Staff Recommended Capital Budget for Solid Waste Management Services with a total project cost of $9.451 million, and 2019 cash flow of $84.626 million and future year commitments of $114.739 million comprised of the following:

 

a.  New Cash Flow Funds for:

 

1.  forty-six new/change in scope sub-projects with a 2019 total project cost of $9.451 million that requires cash flow of $(19.155) million in 2019 and future year cash flow commitments of $17.227 million for 2020; $7.139 million for 2021; $0.887 million for 2022, $2.133 million for 2023; $0.470 million for 2024 and $0.250 million annually for 2025 to 2027; and

 

2.  twenty-three previously approved sub-projects with a 2019 cash flow of $58.766 million; and future year cash flow commitments of $33.096 million for 2020; $16.405 million for 2021; $17.568 million for 2022; $6.464 million for 2023; $3.300 million for 2024; $3.300 million for 2025; $3.000 million for 2026; and, $3.000 million for 2027; and

 

b.  2018 approved cash flow for 32 previously approved sub-projects with carry forward funding from 2018 into 2019 totalling $45.015 million.

 

13.  City Council approve the 2020-2028 Staff Recommended Capital Plan for Solid Waste Management Services totalling $486.930 million in project estimates, comprised of $33.047 million for 2020; $52.056 million for 2021; $48.012 million for 2022; $63.224 million for 2023; $56.904 million for 2024; $45.722 million for 2025; $58.130 million for 2026; $29.984 million for 2027; and $99.851 million for 2028.

 

14.  City Council direct the General Manager, Solid Waste Management Services to provide each Councillor the opportunity to host a second Community Environment Day, to be funded using existing resources.

 

15.  City Council direct that the Confidential Attachment to 2019 Staff Recommended Operating and Capital Budget Notes - Solid Waste Management Service remain confidential until the outcome of City Council's decision has been communicated to Unions and affected staff. 

Origin

(February 20, 2019) Letter from the Budget Committee

Summary

The Executive Committee will make recommendations on the 2019 Rate Supported Budgets - Solid Waste Management Services and Recommended 2019 Solid Waste Rates and Fees to City Council for its consideration on March 7, 2019.

Background Information

(February 20, 2019) Letter from the Budget Committee on 2019 Rate Supported Budgets - Solid Waste Management Services and Recommended 2019 Solid Waste Rates and Fees
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2019/ex/bgrd/backgroundfile-129859.pdf
(January 30, 2019) Report from the General Manager, Solid Waste Management Services and the Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer on 2019 Rate Supported Budgets - Solid Waste Management Services and Recommended 2019 Solid Waste Rates and Fees
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2019/ex/bgrd/backgroundfile-129713.pdf
Appendix A - Recommended 2019 Solid Waste Management Services Rates and Fees
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2019/ex/bgrd/backgroundfile-129707.pdf
Appendix B - 2019 to 2028 Solid Waste Management Services Rates and Fees Estimates
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2019/ex/bgrd/backgroundfile-129714.pdf
(January 28, 2019) Public Notice - 2019 Rate Supported Budgets - Solid Waste Management Services and Recommended 2019 Solid Waste Rates and Fees
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2019/ex/bgrd/backgroundfile-129710.pdf
(January 28, 2019) Public Notice - Appendix A - 2019 Rate Supported Budgets - Solid Waste Management Services and Recommended 2019 Solid Waste Rates and Fees
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2019/ex/bgrd/backgroundfile-129709.pdf
(January 30, 2019) Revised 2019 Staff Recommended Operating and Capital Budget Notes - Solid Waste Management Services
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2019/ex/bgrd/backgroundfile-129711.pdf
(January 29, 2019) Confidential Attachment to 2019 Staff Recommended Operating and Capital Budget Notes - Solid Waste Management Services
(February 13, 2019) Wrap-Up Notes to Budget Committee - 2019-2028 Budget Committee Recommended Capital Budget and Plan - Rate Supported Programs
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2019/ex/bgrd/backgroundfile-129706.pdf
(February 13, 2019) Wrap-Up Notes to Budget Committee - 2019 Staff Recommended Operating Budget - Rate Supported Programs and Agencies
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2019/ex/bgrd/backgroundfile-129715.pdf
(February 19, 2019) Briefing Note 48 - 2019 Operating Budget - 2019 Community Environment Days
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2019/ex/bgrd/backgroundfile-129705.pdf
(February 20, 2019) Wrap-Up Notes to Budget Committee - 2019-2028 Staff Recommended Capital Budget and Plan - Rate Supported Programs
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2019/ex/bgrd/backgroundfile-129716.pdf
(February 20, 2019) Wrap-Up Notes to Budget Committee - 2019 Staff Recommended Operating Budget - Rate Supported Programs and Agencies
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2019/ex/bgrd/backgroundfile-129717.pdf
(March 4, 2019) Wrap-Up Notes to Executive Committee - 2019-2028 Budget Committee Recommended Capital Budget and Plan - Rate Supported Programs
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2019/ex/bgrd/backgroundfile-130409.pdf
(March 4, 2019) Wrap-Up Notes to Executive Committee - 2019 Budget Committee Recommended Operating Budget - Rate Supported Programs and Agencies
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2019/ex/bgrd/backgroundfile-130412.pdf

Motions

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

That:

 

1. City Council direct the General Manager, Solid Waste Management Services to provide each Councillor the opportunity to host a second Community Environment Day, to be funded using existing resources.

 

2. Recommendation 14 be deleted and the following new recommendation be adopted:

 

City Council direct that the Confidential Attachment to 2019 Staff Recommended Operating and Capital Budget Notes - Solid Waste Management Service remain confidential until the outcome of City Council's decision has been communicated to Unions and affected staff.


2 - Motion to Adopt Item as Amended moved by Deputy Mayor Denzil Minnan-Wong (Carried)

Adoption of the item as amended as it pertains to funds allocated to the provision of telephone, wireless, internet and television services. 

Vote (Adopt Item as Amended) Mar-04-2019

Result: Carried Majority Required
Total members that voted Yes: 7 Members that voted Yes are Paul Ainslie, Ana Bail„o, Gary Crawford, Denzil Minnan-Wong (Chair), Frances Nunziata, James Pasternak, Michael Thompson
Total members that voted No: 0 Members that voted No are
Total members that were Absent: 1 Members that were absent are John Tory

3 - Motion to Adopt Item as Amended moved by Mayor John Tory (Carried)

Adoption of the balance of the item as amended

Declared Interests

The following member(s) declared an interest:

Mayor John Tory - because of his involvement with the Rogers family trusts. Rogers Communications Inc. provides telephone and cellular services, wireless services, internet and Wi-Fi services and television services to the City of Toronto.
Written Declaration: https://secure.toronto.ca/council/declared-interest-file.do?id=8396

3a - Community Environment Days - Don't Divide 3 by 2

Origin
(January 31, 2019) Letter from City Council
Summary

City Council on January 30 and 31, 2019, adopted Motion MM2.3 as amended:

 

1. City Council direct the General Manager, Solid Waste Management Services to provide each City Councillor the opportunity to host a second Community Environment Day and to undertake the administrative process of booking one additional Community Environment Day per Ward for Councillors who request it, in preparation for the 2019 season, with the implementation of the days pending the outcome of the 2019 Budget process.

 

2. City Council direct the General Manager, Solid Waste Management Services to revise the Community Environment Day booking policy, such that events can be booked on any day of the week and not restricted to weekends.

 

3. City Council direct that the opportunity for City Councillors to host a second Community Environment Day become the new City of Toronto standard.

Background Information
(January 31, 2019) Letter from City Council on Community Environment Days - Don't Divide 3 by 2 - by Councillor Paula Fletcher, seconded by Councillor Mike Layton
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2019/ex/bgrd/backgroundfile-130029.pdf
Source: Toronto City Clerk at www.toronto.ca/council