Item - 2024.TE11.30

Tracking Status

  • City Council adopted this item on March 20, 2024 without amendments and without debate.
  • This item was considered by the Toronto and East York Community Council on February 21, 2024 and adopted without amendment. It will be considered by City Council on March 20, 2024.

TE11.30 - Royal Ontario Museum - Revolving Doors and a Protective Canopy

Decision Type:
ACTION
Status:
Adopted on Consent
Ward:
11 - University - Rosedale

City Council Decision

City Council on March 20 and 21, 2024, adopted the following:

 

1. City Council request the Chief Planner and Executive Director, City Planning to work with the Royal Ontario Museum to permit the Royal Ontario Museum, at 100 Queen’s Park Crescent, to install energy-saving revolving doors and a protective canopy over the entrance to protect patrons and passersby from ice and snow falling from the Crystal.

Background Information (Community Council)

(February 8, 2024) Letter from Councillor Dianne Saxe on Royal Ontario Museum - Revolving Doors and a Protective Canopy
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2024/te/bgrd/backgroundfile-243179.pdf

TE11.30 - Royal Ontario Museum - Revolving Doors and a Protective Canopy

Decision Type:
ACTION
Status:
Adopted
Ward:
11 - University - Rosedale

Community Council Recommendations

The Toronto and East York Community Council recommends that:

 

1. City Council request the Chief Planner and Executive Director, City Planning to work with the Royal Ontario Museum to permit the Royal Ontario Museum, at 100 Queen’s Park Crescent, to install energy-saving revolving doors and a protective canopy over the entrance to protect patrons and passersby from ice and snow falling from the Crystal.

Origin

(February 8, 2024) Letter from Councillor Dianne Saxe

Summary

I am writing to you today to request your support in permitting the Royal Ontario Museum to install energy-saving revolving doors and a canopy over the entrance to protect patrons and passersby from ice and snow falling from the Crystal. The current zoning bylaw, 340-2003, does not allow any protrusions from the existing building envelope.

Background Information

(February 8, 2024) Letter from Councillor Dianne Saxe on Royal Ontario Museum - Revolving Doors and a Protective Canopy
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2024/te/bgrd/backgroundfile-243179.pdf

Motions

Motion to Add New Business at Committee moved by Councillor Dianne Saxe (Carried)

Motion to Adopt Item moved by Councillor Dianne Saxe (Carried)
Source: Toronto City Clerk at www.toronto.ca/council