Item - 2020.MM22.38

Tracking Status

  • City Council adopted this item on June 29, 2020 without amendments.

MM22.38 - Changes to City of Toronto Act Regulations Concerning Construction Noise By-laws - by Councillor Josh Matlow, seconded by Councillor Mike Colle

Decision Type:

City Council Decision

City Council on June 29 and 30, 2020, adopted the following:


1. City Council request the Government of Ontario to repeal Limitation 2 to Ontario Regulation 130/20 of the City of Toronto Act, returning the power to regulate construction noise to the City of Toronto.

Background Information (City Council)

Communications (City Council)

(June 26, 2020) E-mail from Carolyn Johnson (MM.New.MM22.38.1)
(June 26, 2020) Letter from Geoff Kettel, Co-Chair, FoNTRA and Cathie Macdonald, Co-Chair, FoNTRA (MM.New.MM22.38.2)
(June 26, 2020) Letter from Cathie Macdonald, Toronto Noise Coalition (MM.New.MM22.38.3)
(June 26, 2020) Letter from Shelia Dunlop, Secretary, South Armour Heights Residents' Association (MM.New.MM22.38.4)
(June 26, 2020) Letter from Maureen Kapral, Vice-President, Lytton Park Residentsí Organization (MM.New.MM22.38.5)
(June 27, 2020) E-mail from Rick Green, Treasurer, Garment District Neighbourhood Association (MM.New.MM22.38.6)
(June 27, 2020) E-mail from Randy Kerr, Beaconsfield Village Residents' Association (MM.New.MM22.38.7)

Motions (City Council)

Motion to Waive Referral (Carried)

Speaker Nunziata advised Council that the provisions of Chapter 27, Council Procedures, require that Motion MM22.38 be referred to the Executive Committee. A two-thirds vote of the Council Members present is required to waive referral.

Motion to Adopt Item (Carried)
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