Item - 2019.MM9.17

Tracking Status

  • City Council adopted this item on July 16, 2019 without amendments.

MM9.17 - An Inspection and Enforcement Action Plan on Problematic Establishments Serving Alcohol - by Councillor Josh Matlow, seconded by Councillor Mike Colle

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

City Council Decision

City Council on July 16, 17 and 18, 2019, adopted the following:


1. City Council direct the Executive Director, Municipal Licensing and Standards, the Chief Building Official and Executive Director, Toronto Building, and the Fire Chief and General Manager, Toronto Fire Services to consult with the Toronto Police Service and the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario to develop and implement a cross-jurisdictional action plan to respond, manage and resolve negative community impacts created by problematic establishments serving alcohol, and to report to the General Government and Licensing Committee in the fourth quarter of 2019 on the plan's successes and needed improvements.

Background Information (City Council)

Motions (City Council)

Motion to Waive Referral (Carried)

Speaker Nunziata advised Council that the provisions of Chapter 27, Council Procedures, require that Motion MM9.17 be referred to the General Government and Licensing Committee. A two-thirds vote of the Council Members present is required to waive referral.

Motion to Adopt Item (Carried)
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