Item - 2019.MM5.20

Tracking Status

  • City Council adopted this item on March 27, 2019 without amendments.

MM5.20 - Exploring Partnerships to Create a Vibrant and Sustainable Community Hub at Vaughan Road Academy - by Councillor Josh Matlow, seconded by Councillor Mike Layton

Decision Type:
12 - Toronto - St. Paul's

City Council Decision

City Council on March 27 and 28, 2019, adopted the following:


1. City Council authorize the Executive Director, Social Development, Finance and Administration to work with appropriate City Divisions and Agencies, Toronto District School Board representatives, Oakwood Vaughan Neighbourhood Action Partnership, other appropriate community groups and the Ward Councillor to identify opportunities for creating a vibrant and sustainable community hub at the Vaughan Road Academy that would meet the needs of the local community, and to report back to City Council in the third quarter of 2019.

Background Information (City Council)

Communications (City Council)

(March 22, 2019) E-mail from Emily Chan (MM.Supp.MM5.20.1)
(March 23, 2019) E-mail from Noreen Green, BeKids Toronto (MM.Supp.MM5.20.2)
(March 25, 2019) E-mail from Lyba Spring (MM.Supp.MM5.20.3)
(March 24, 2019) E-mail from Harald Dienes (MM.Supp.MM5.20.4)
(March 24, 2019) E-mail from Sue Sneyd (MM.Supp.MM5.20.5)
(March 26, 2019) E-mail from Peter Clutterbuck (MM.New.MM5.20.6)
(March 27, 2019) E-mail from Bill Worrell (MM.New.MM5.20.7)

Motions (City Council)

Motion to Waive Referral (Carried)

Speaker Nunziata advised Council that the provisions of Chapter 27, Council Procedures, require that Motion MM5.20 be referred to the Economic and Community Development Committee. A two-thirds vote of the Council Members present is required to waive referral.

Motion to Adopt Item (Carried)

Vote (Adopt Item) Mar-28-2019 4:35 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - MM5.20 - Adopt 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, Michael Ford, Mark Grimes, Stephen Holyday, Jim Karygiannis, Cynthia Lai, Mike Layton, Josh Matlow, Jennifer McKelvie, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Frances Nunziata (Chair), James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Michael Thompson, John Tory, Kristyn Wong-Tam
Total members that voted No: 0 Members that voted No are
Total members that were Absent: 2 Members that were absent are Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson
Source: Toronto City Clerk at