Item - 2022.CC41.16

Tracking Status

  • City Council adopted this item on March 9, 2022 with amendments.

CC41.16 - 80 Thirtieth Street - Zoning Amendment Application -Request for Direction

Decision Type:
ACTION
Status:
Amended
Ward:
3 - Etobicoke - Lakeshore

City Council Decision

City Council on March 9, 2022, adopted the following:

 

1. City Council adopt the confidential instructions to staff attached to motion 1 by Councillor Mark Grimes.

 

2. City Council direct that the confidential instructions to staff adopted by City Council remain confidential at the discretion of the City Solicitor.

 

3. City Council direct that Confidential Attachment 1 to the report (March 2, 2022) from the City Solicitor remain confidential.

 

The Confidential Instructions to staff attached to motion 1 by Councillor Mark Grimes were adopted by City Council and remain confidential at this time in accordance with the provisions of the City of Toronto Act, 2006. The Confidential Instructions to staff attached to motion 1 by Councillor Mark Grimes will be made public at the discretion of the City Solicitor. 

 

Confidential Attachment 1 to the report (March 2, 2022) from the City Solicitor remains confidential in its entirty in accordance with the provisions of the City of Toronto Act, 2006, as it contains advice that is subject to solicitor-client privilege.

City Council Decision Advice and Other Information

City Council recessed its public session and met as Committee of the Whole in closed session on March 9, 2022 to consider confidential information on this Item as it pertains to litigation or potential litigation that affects the City or one of its agencies or corporations and advice or communications that are subject to solicitor-client privilege.

Confidential Attachment - Litigation or potential litigation that affects the City or one of its agencies or corporations and advice or communications that are subject to solicitor-client privilege.

Background Information (City Council)

(March 2, 2022) Report from the City Solicitor on 80 Thirtieth Street - Zoning Amendment Application -Request for Direction (CC41.16)
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2022/cc/bgrd/backgroundfile-222448.pdf
Confidential Attachment 1
Confidential Appendix A
Confidential Attachment to motion by Councillor Grimes

Motions (City Council)

Report of Committee of the Whole

March 9, 2022 at 5:29 p.m. - Speaker Nunziata advised that City Council had completed its closed session consideration of Item CC41.16 headed "80 Thirtieth Street - Zoning Amendment Application - Request for Direction". No motions were placed in the closed session. City Council will now proceed with the public debate on the Item.


1 - Motion to Adopt Item as Amended moved by Councillor Mark Grimes (Carried)

That:

 

1. City Council delete the recommendations in the Item and adopt instead the confidential instructions to staff attached to this motion.

 

2. City direct that the confidential instructions to staff remain confidential at the discretion of the City Solicitor.

 

3. City Council direct that Confidential Attachment 1 to the report (March 2, 2022) from the City Solicitor remain confidential.

 

Vote (Adopt Item as Amended) Mar-09-2022 5:35 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - CC41.16 - Grimes - motion 1 - Adopt the Item as amended
Total members that voted Yes: 17 Members that voted Yes are Paul Ainslie, Brad Bradford, Mike Colle, Joe Cressy, John Filion, Michael Ford, Mark Grimes, Stephen Holyday, Mike Layton, Nick Mantas, Jennifer McKelvie, James Pasternak, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, Michael Thompson, John Tory, Kristyn Wong-Tam
Total members that voted No: 3 Members that voted No are Shelley Carroll, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Gord Perks
Total members that were Absent: 6 Members that were absent are Ana Bail„o, Gary Crawford, Paula Fletcher, Cynthia Lai, Josh Matlow, Denzil Minnan-Wong

Point of Privilege by Councillor Gord Perks

Councillor Perks, on a Point of Privilege, stated that when confidential instructions on an item are circulated in the Clerk's Meeting Portal during the meeting, Members are not automatically notified by the system and therefore would not know to review an item that has been added in this way.

Ruling by Councillor Frances Nunziata
Speaker Nunziata accepted the Point of Privilege and requested the City Clerk to respond. John D. Elvidge, City Clerk, advised City Council that staff will review the issue and develop a new process to notify Members.

Source: Toronto City Clerk at www.toronto.ca/council