Item - 2021.MM38.1

Tracking Status

  • City Council considered this item on December 15, 2021 and referred this item to an official or another committee or body. Consult the text of the decision for further information on the referral.

MM38.1 - Request the Government of Ontario Help to Stop Out-of-Control Housing Prices by Imposing a Home Speculation and Home Flipping Tax - by Councillor Mike Colle, seconded by Councillor John Filion

Decision Type:

City Council Decision

City Council on December 15, 16 and 17, 2021, referred Motion MM38.1 to the Executive Committee.

Background Information (City Council)

Communications (City Council)

(December 8, 2021) E-mail from Joe Lombardi (MM.Main)
(December 8, 2021) E-mail from Michael Lauber (MM.Main)
(December 8, 2021) E-mail from Greer Wright (MM.Main)
(December 8, 2021) E-mail from Jeffrey Stutz (MM.Main)
(December 8, 2021) E-mail from Marvyne Jenoff (MM.Main)
(December 8, 2021) E-mail from Laura Lamarche (MM.Main)
(December 8, 2021) E-mail from Susan Pink (MM.Main)
(December 8, 2021) E-mail from Shauna Corbin (MM.Main)
(December 8, 2021) E-mail from Laraine Naft (MM.Main)
(December 8, 2021) E-mail from Brent McGaw (MM.Main)
(December 8, 2021) E-mail from Gail Axmith (MM.Main)
(December 8, 2021) E-mail from Harold B. Smith (MM.Main)
(December 8, 2021) E-mail from Patricia and William Clark (MM.Main)
(December 8, 2021) E-mail from Seboua March (MM.Main)
(December 8, 2021) E-mail from Dawn Scott (MM.Main)
(December 8, 2021) E-mail from Terry Lobo (MM.Main)
(December 9, 2021) E-mail from Naomi Miller (MM.Supp)
(December 12, 2021) Letter from Geoff Kettel and Cathie Macdonald, Co-Chairs, Federation of North Toronto Residents' Associations (MM.Supp)
(December 11, 2021) E-mail from Zeesy Powers (MM.Supp)
(December 10, 2021) E-mail from Murray Margolis (MM.Supp)
(December 11, 2021) E-mail from Annie Brelih and Wayne Robinson (MM.Supp)
(December 13, 2021) E-mail from Frank Miller and Wendy Orbach (MM.Supp)
(December 14, 2021) E-mail from Ena and Moshe Greengarten (MM.Supp)
(December 14, 2021) E-mail from Maureen Kapral (MM.Supp)

Motions (City Council)

Motion to Waive Referral (Lost)

Speaker Nunziata advised Council that the provisions of Chapter 27, Council Procedures, require that Motion MM38.1 be referred to the Executive Committee. A two-thirds vote of the Council Members present is required to waive referral.

Vote (Waive Referral) Dec-16-2021 1:40 PM

Result: Lost Two-Thirds Required - MM38.1 - Waive referral
Total members that voted Yes: 15 Members that voted Yes are Paul Ainslie, Ana Bail„o, Brad Bradford, Mike Colle, Joe Cressy, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Nick Mantas, Josh Matlow, Jennifer McKelvie, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Gord Perks, Jaye Robinson, Michael Thompson, Kristyn Wong-Tam
Total members that voted No: 8 Members that voted No are Shelley Carroll, Gary Crawford, Michael Ford, Mark Grimes, Stephen Holyday, Cynthia Lai, Denzil Minnan-Wong, James Pasternak
Total members that were Absent: 3 Members that were absent are Mike Layton, Anthony Perruzza, John Tory
Source: Toronto City Clerk at