Meeting Name: City Council Agenda status: Final
Meeting date/time: 2/13/2017 7:00 PM Minutes status: Final  
Meeting location: Council Chamber
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17-A-016 2  Student/Mayor ItemCOMMENTS FROM OUTGOING STUDENT MAYOR(S) Blake Jones of Assikinack Public School thanked the Members of Council for being able to sit in on Council Meeting. He noted that everyone was so welcoming and that he felt it was an interesting time to be in attendance as Council is considering the budget. He noted that he learned about everything from tourism to port-a-potties as the meetings covered it all. Blake commented that this experience allowed him to learn how municipal politics works and he would share this experience with others. Blake discussed that he had the opportunity to tour a few of the municipal facilities and had observed the great community of people in Barrie. In closing, Blake thanked the members of Council for their hard work, dedication and commitment to the City.   Action details Not available
17-A-017 2  Committee ReportThe minutes of the City Council meeting held on January 30, 2017 were adopted as printed and circulated.   Action details Not available
17-A-018 2  DeputationDEPUTATION REGARDING MOTION 17-G-024, 2017 BUSINESS PLAN Mr. Brad Keast of Osmington Inc. provided a deputation in opposition of motion 17-G-024 the 2017 Business Plan, specifically concerning the deferral of the proposed Essa Road widening from Anne Street to Bryne Drive. Mr. Keast thanked the members of Council and staff for their time to meet with the Osmington representative and for requesting the staff memorandum prior to the Council meeting to provide more information on the matter. Mr. Keast described the current status of the site development using the analogy of a family and explained how the proposed road-widening would allow for Osmington’s development to proceed as well as the potential benefits resulting from the development to the City. Mr. Keast discussed slides concerning the following topics: · A picture of the Essa Road site in its current state; · The changes made to the subject development proposal since 2008 in response changes in the market and updated City policies · The current proposal for a mixed use development, including a smaller retail are   Action details Not available
17-A-019 1  Committee ReportGeneral Committee Report dated January 30, 2017, Sections A and B (APPENDIX “A”).   Action details Not available
17-G-022 2  Staff ReportPRESENTATION REGARDING THE TOURISM SERVICE DELIVERY REVIEWReceived  Action details Not available
17-G-023 3  Presentation/Discussion ItemINVITATION TO PROVIDE A PRESENTATION - TOURISM BARRIE AMENDMENT #1 Moved by: Councillor, M. Prowse Seconded by: Councillor, M. McCann That motion 17-G-023 of Section “B” of the General Committee Report dated January 30, 2017 concerning an Invitation to provide a presentation - Tourism Barrie be referred to staff in Invest Barrie and the Chief Administrative Officer to allow for a meeting to be held with the Board and staff in Tourism Barrie to review matters addressed in the presentation provided to General Committee on January 30, 2017 including the service delivery model, Destination Marketing Fee, and ensuring collaboration between tourism agencies, and report back to General Committee. CARRIEDReceived  Action details Not available
17-A-020 1  Committee ReportGeneral Committee Report dated February 6, 2017, Sections A and B (APPENDIX “B”).   Action details Not available
17-G-024 2  Staff Report2017 BUSINESS PLAN (17-G-024) 1. That the 2017 tax-supported base operating budget for municipal operations, with total gross expenditures of $223.2 million and a net property tax levy requirement of $139.8 million, be approved with the following amendments to reflect changes since the 2017 Business Plan’s publication on January, 9, 2017: a) That the budget for insurance premiums be reduced by $70,827; b) That the Executive Management Team identify further reductions in the amount of $650,000 through sustainable expenditure reductions and/or increases in revenues and staff report back to General Committee for approval of the proposed list of reductions or increases in revenue prior to implementation; c) That the net levy requirement in 2017 be increased by $1,000 associated with the estimated costs to enhance maintenance activities and/or increase service on the rental of temporary washroom facilities for Minet’s Point Park; d) That the 2017 increase in the transfer to the Tax Capital Reserve related to amortization, be phased in with a contribution of $250,000 in 2017 and an aAdopted As AmendedPass Action details Not available
17-G-025 2  CorrespondenceHUNDRED YEAR HOUSE PROJECT - PARTNERSHIP REQUEST That the correspondence from the Hundred Year House Project dated January 23, 2017 requesting a partnership with the City of Barrie for the Hundred Year House Project be referred to the Infrastructure, Investment and Development Services Committee for consideration.   Action details Not available
BY-LAW 2017-008 1  By-LawBill #008 A By-law of The Corporation of the City of Barrie to deem certain Plans of Subdivision or parts thereof not to be a Registered Plan of Subdivision. (12-G-247) (Wrighthaven Homes Limited - Deeming By-law - 365, 367, 369 Edgehill Drive) (PLN040-12) (File: D26-EDG)Read a First, Second and third time and finally passed  Action details Not available
BY-LAW 2017-009 1  By-LawBill #009 A By-law of The Corporation of the City of Barrie to amend By-law 2006-265 as amended being a by-law to license, regulate and govern transportation related businesses carried on within the municipality. (17-G-013) (Memorandum of Understanding with her Majesty the Queen in Right Ontario as represented by Minister of Government and Consumer Services) (LCS003-17) (File: P18)Read a First, Second and third time and finally passed  Action details Not available
BY-LAW 2017-010 1  By-LawBill #011 A By-law of The Corporation of the City of Barrie to exempt the developer under Subsection 9(7) of the Condominium Act, 1998 as it relates to the development of Block C, Plan 51M-1023, City of Barrie, County of Simcoe, from those provisions of Sections 51 and 51.1 of the Planning Act that would normally apply to the development and registration of a plan of condominium. (By-law 99-312) (Little Lake Seniors - Duckworth Street and Cundles Road East) (File: D11-1631)Read a First, Second and third time and finally passed  Action details Not available
BY-LAW 2017-011 1  By-LawBill #012 A By-law of The Corporation of the City of Barrie to confirm the proceedings of Council at its meeting held on the 13th day of February, 2017.Read a First, Second and third time and finally passed  Action details Not available