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Committee of the Whole

 

The Regional Municipality of York

 

Report No. 13
of the Committee of the Whole
Meeting Held on October 5, 2017

 

For Consideration by
The Council of The Regional Municipality of York
on October 19, 2017


[Accessible formats or communication supports are available upon request
Contact: Regional Clerk’s Office, regional.clerk@york.ca, 18774649675 extension 71320]

 

The Committee of the Whole meeting was called to order at 9 a.m. on October 5, 2017 with Regional Chair Emmerson in the chair.

 

The following were also in attendance:

Members

J. Altmann, N. Armstrong, D. Barrow, M. Bevilacqua,
N. Davison, G. Dawe, M. Ferri, V. Hackson, J. Heath,
B. Hogg, J. Li, S. Pellegrini, M. Quirk, G. Rosati,
F. Scarpitti, S. Singh, V. Spatafora, J. Taylor, T. Van Bynen

Staff

C. Abankwa, S. Alibhai, N. Barrette, D. Basso, P. Casey,
K. Chislett, P. Freeman, L. Gonsalves, K. Hobbs, J. Hulton,
P. Jankowski, Dr. K. Kurji, B. Macgregor, E. Mahoney, L. McDowell,
J. Petrungaro, C. Raynor, R. Roy, J. Scholten, J. Steele,
K. Strueby, B. Titherington, M.F. Turner, K. Whitney, M. Willson


Table of Contents

 

Transportation Services Items

Environmental Services Items

Community and Health Services Items

Private Session

 

Opening Remarks from Regional Chairman

 

1. Regional Chair Emmerson made the following remarks:

 

“I would like to begin today’s meeting by acknowledging that York Region extends over lands originally used and occupied by Indigenous Peoples, and on behalf of York Region, I would like to thank First Nations and the Métis for sharing this land.

I would also like to acknowledge the Chippewas of Georgina Island First Nation as our closest First Nation community.”

 

Deputations

 

[Click on the titles of the following Deputation Requests to view them]

 

2. Requesting No U-Turn - Major Mackenzie Drive, West of Dufferin Street, City of Vaughan

 

Committee of the Whole recommends receipt and referral to staff of the deputation by Councillor Marilyn Iafrate, City of Vaughan requesting consideration of the Region enacting a prohibition on U-Turns on Major Mackenzie, west of Dufferin Street in the City of Vaughan.

 

3. Requesting Traffic Signals - Mosque Gate and Teston Road, City of Vaughan

 

Committee of the Whole recommends receipt and referral to staff of the deputation by Karim Tahir, on behalf of Ahmadiyya Muslim Jama’at Canada, regarding a request to install traffic signals at Mosque Gate and Teston Road in the City of Vaughan.

 

Transportation Services

 

Regional Councillor Spatafora chaired the Transportation Services section of Committee of the Whole.

 

4. Communications – Transportation Services

 

[Click on the titles of the following Communications to view them]

 

Committee of the Whole recommends:

 

1. Receipt of the communication from Paul Jankowski, Commissioner of Transportation Services dated September 22, 2017 regarding “Proposed Rerouting of Greater Toronto Rail Network [10 MB]  ”.

 

2. Receipt and referral to staff of the communication from Kathryn Moyle, Township Clerk, Township of King dated July 11, 2017 regarding “Request by Country Day School for Traffic Signals on Dufferin Street between King Road and 15th Sideroad”.

 

[Click on the titles of the following Reports to view them]

 

5. Traveller Safety Report [6.1 MB]

 

6. Traffic Signal Cabinet Wraps

 

7. Traffic Signal Installation - King Road and Greenside Drive, Township of King

 

Environmental Services

 

Regional Councillor Ferri chaired the Environmental Services section of Committee of the Whole.

 

8. Communications – Environmental Services

 

[Click on the title of the following Communication to view it]

 

Committee of the Whole recommends:

 

1. Receipt of the communication from Erin Mahoney, Commissioner of Environmental Services, dated October 3, 2017 regarding “Impact of Export Market Policy Changes for Recycled Newsprint”.

 

[Click on the titles of the following Reports to view them]

 

9. Request for Municipal Asset Management Program Funding

 

10. Amendments to York-Peel Water and Wastewater Agreements

 

11. Durham York Energy Centre 2016 Operations Summary

 

12. Annual Update on Invasive Species

 

13. Municipal Greenhouse Gas Challenge Fund Application

 

Community and Health Services

 

Regional Councillor Taylor chaired the Community and Health Services section of Committee of the Whole.

 

[Click on the titles of the following Reports to view them]

 

14. Harm Reduction Program Enhancement Agreement

 

15. Public Health Programs 2016 Year-End Settlement Reports [2.3 MB]

 

16. Direct Purchase for Ontario Child Care Management System

 

17. Accessibility Update and Review of Accessibility Policies

 

18. Transfer of Sutton Youth Emergency and Transitional Housing to Housing York Inc.

 

19. Reserve Withdrawal for Housing York Inc. Capital Repairs

 

20. Human Services Planning Board of York Region - Report No. 1

 

21. York Region Accessibility Advisory Committee - Report No. 4

 

Other Business

 

22. Withdrawal of Notice of Motion

 

Regional Chair Emmerson withdrew his Notice of Motion, made at the September 21, 2017 Council meeting regarding the election of the Regional Chair.

 

Private Session

 

Committee of the Whole resolved into private session at 11:28 a.m. to consider the following:

1. Waste Processing Facility Update – Solicitor-Client Privilege and Potential Litigation

Committee of the Whole resumed in public session at 11:38 a.m. and reported the following:

 

23. Waste Processing Facility Update

 

Committee of the Whole recommends adoption of the confidential recommendation contained in the confidential report of the Commissioner of Environmental Services, dated September 26, 2017 and that the report be forwarded for consideration at Council’s private session on October 19, 2017.

 

The Committee of the Whole meeting adjourned at 11:39 a.m.

 

Respectfully submitted,

October 5, 2017                                            W. Emmerson
Newmarket, Ontario                                    Regional Chair

C. Raynor
1-877-464-9675 x71300

 

 


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