Item - 2021.MM32.23

Tracking Status

  • City Council adopted this item on May 5, 2021 without amendments.

MM32.23 - The Last Time Internet Regulations Were Passed, People Said, “Fax It To Me” - by Councillor Paul Ainslie, seconded by Councillor Stephen Holyday

Decision Type:

City Council Decision

City Council on May 5 and 6, 2021, adopted the following:


1.  City Council direct the City Manager, in consultation with the Chief Technology Officer, to draft a plan by the end of 2021 to phase out traditional telephone fax lines for City Divisions.

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 MM32.23 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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