Item - 2022.PH33.10

Tracking Status

  • City Council adopted this item on May 11, 2022 without amendments.
  • This item was considered by Planning and Housing Committee on April 27, 2022 and was adopted with amendments. It will be considered by City Council on May 11, 2022.
  • See also CR6.2

PH33.10 - Request to Explore the PARTNA Program and Alternative Affordable Housing Options

Decision Type:
ACTION
Status:
Adopted
Wards:
All

City Council Decision

City Council on May 11 and 12, 2022, adopted the following:

 

1. City Council direct the Chief Planner and Executive Director, City Planning and the Executive Director, Housing Secretariat to work in collaboration with the Executive Director, Social Development, Finance and Administration, and Toronto's Medical Officer of Health, to identify what would be required to support the successful implementation of the PARTNA program, and address barriers as they relate to zoning, land use planning and Black-led affordable housing development, and report back to the Confronting Anti-Black Racism Advisory Committee or the Planning and Housing Committee in the first quarter of 2023.

Background Information (Committee)

(April 1, 2022) Letter from the Confronting Anti-Black Racism Advisory Committee on Request to Explore the PARTNA Program and Alternative Affordable Housing Options
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2022/ph/bgrd/backgroundfile-224378.pdf

Motions (City Council)

Motion to Adopt Item (Carried)

PH33.10 - Request to Explore the PARTNA Program and Alternative Affordable Housing Options

Decision Type:
ACTION
Status:
Amended
Wards:
All

Committee Recommendations

The Planning and Housing Committee recommends that:

 

1. City Council direct the Chief Planner and Executive Director, City Planning and the Executive Director, Housing Secretariat to work in collaboration with the Executive Director, Social Development, Finance and Administration, and Toronto's Medical Officer of Health, to identify what would be required to support the successful implementation of the PARTNA program, and address barriers as they relate to zoning, land use planning and Black-led affordable housing development, and report back to the Confronting Anti-Black Racism Advisory Committee or the Planning and Housing Committee in the first quarter of 2023.

Origin

(April 1, 2022) Letter from the Confronting Anti-Black Racism Advisory Committee

Summary

At its meeting on April 1, 2022, the Confronting Anti-Black Racism Advisory Committee considered Item CR6.2 and made recommendation to City Council.

Background Information

(April 1, 2022) Letter from the Confronting Anti-Black Racism Advisory Committee on Request to Explore the PARTNA Program and Alternative Affordable Housing Options
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2022/ph/bgrd/backgroundfile-224378.pdf

Motions

1 - Motion to Amend Item moved by Councillor Ana Bail„o (Carried)

That:

 

1. The Planning and Housing Committee amend Recommendation 1 by deleting "Executive" and replacing it with "Planning and Housing", so that it now reads as follows:

 

" 1. City Council direct the Chief Planner and Executive Director, City Planning and the Executive Director, Housing Secretariat to work in collaboration with the Executive Director, Social Development, Finance and Administration, and Toronto's Medical Officer of Health, to identify what would be required to support the successful implementation of the PARTNA program, and address barriers as they relate to zoning, land use planning and Black-led affordable housing development, and report back to the Confronting Anti-Black Racism Advisory Committee or the Planning and Housing Committee in the first quarter of 2023."


2 - Motion to Adopt Item as Amended moved by Councillor Ana Bail„o (Carried)
Source: Toronto City Clerk at www.toronto.ca/council