Budget Committee

Meeting No.:
Matthew Green, Committee Administrator
Meeting Date:
Thursday, January 13, 2022

Start Time:
9:30 AM
Video Conference
Councillor Gary Crawford

Budget Committee

Councillor Gary Crawford, Chair

Councillor Frances Nunziata

Councillor Shelley Carroll

Councillor Cynthia Lai

Councillor Mike Layton

Councillor Jennifer McKelvie, Vice Chair


This meeting of the Budget Committee will be conducted by electronic means and the proceedings of the Budget Committee will be conducted publicly. 


These measures are necessary to comply with public health guidelines and prevent the spread of COVID-19.


Members of Council and participating City Officials will be provided with the video conference details closer to the meeting date.


To provide comments or make a presentation to the Budget Committee


The public may submit written comments or register to speak to the Committee on any item on the agenda.


Written comments may be submitted by writing to buc@toronto.ca.


To speak to the Committee, please register by e-mail to buc@toronto.ca or by phone at 416-392-4666. Registered speakers will be provided with instructions on connecting to the meeting.



Special Assistance for Members of the Public: City staff can arrange for special assistance with some advance notice. If you need special assistance, please call 416-392-4666. TTY 416‑338-0889 or e-mail buc@toronto.ca.


Closed Meeting Requirements: If the Budget Committee wants to meet in closed session (privately), a member of the committee must make a motion to do so and give the reason why the Committee has to meet privately (City of Toronto Act, 2006).


Notice to people writing or making presentations to the Budget Committee: The City of Toronto Act, 2006 and the City of Toronto Municipal Code authorize the City of Toronto to collect any personal information in your communication or presentation to City Council or its committees. The City collects this information to enable it to make informed decisions on the relevant issue(s). If you are submitting letters, faxes, e‑mails, presentations or other communications to the City, you should be aware that your name and the fact that you communicated with the City will become part of the public record and will appear on the City’s website. The City will also make your communication and any personal information in it - such as your postal address, telephone number or e-mail address - available to the public, unless you expressly request the City to remove it.


Many Committee, Board, and Advisory Body meetings are broadcast live over the internet for the public to view. If you speak at the meeting you will appear in the video broadcast. Video broadcasts are archived and continue to be publicly available.


If you want to learn more about why and how the City collects your information, write to the City Clerk’s Office, City Hall, 100 Queen Street West, Toronto ON M5H 2N2 or by calling 416-392-4666.





This agenda and any supplementary materials submitted to the City Clerk can be found online at www.toronto.ca/council. Visit the website for access to all agendas, reports, decisions and minutes of City Council and its committees. Items with original signatures are kept on file with the City Clerk's Office and are available for viewing.  


Confirmation of Minutes: 

- Meeting 33 on October 8, 2021; and

- Special Meeting 34 on November 3, 2021


Declarations of Interest under the Municipal Conflict of Interest Act 




BU36.1 - 2022 Capital and Operating Budget Launch

Consideration Type:


Presentation on the Staff Recommended 2022 Operating Budget and 2022-2031 Capital Budget and Plan from City Officials.


Materials will be posted online at toronto.ca/council.

Background Information

(January 13, 2022) Presentation from the City Manager and the Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer on the 2022 Staff Recommended Operating and Capital Budgets
Appendix 1 to the Presentation from the City Manager and the Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer on the 2022 Staff Recommended Operating and Capital Budgets
Source: Toronto City Clerk at www.toronto.ca/council