Item - 2023.MM6.15

Tracking Status

  • City Council adopted this item on May 10, 2023 without amendments.

MM6.15 - Authorization to Release Section 37 Funds to Street Haven for a Healing Garden - by Councillor Dianne Saxe, seconded by Councillor Alejandra Bravo

Decision Type:
11 - University - Rosedale

City Council Decision

City Council on May 10, 11 and 12, 2023, adopted the following:


1. City Council increase the 2023 Operating Budget for Non-Program on a one-time basis by $20,000 gross, $0 net, fully funded by Section 37 community benefits obtained from the development at 826-834 Yonge Street and 2-8 Cumberland Street (Source Account: XR3026-3701085) secured for capital improvements for new or existing cultural and/or community space and to be utilized for the construction of a healing garden at 144 Roxborough Avenue (Cost Centre: NP2161).


2. City Council direct that the $20,000 be forwarded to Street Haven at the Crossroads upon the signing of an Undertaking by Street Haven at the Crossroads to govern the use of the funds and the financial reporting requirements.

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 MM6.15 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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