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Title:Notices of Motion (For Consideration at Subsequent Meeting)

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Version: Sponsor:
Meeting Date:2017-Jun-28 2017-Jun-28 2 Ward:
Meeting Type:City Council Video: View Video
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No Action    Motion To: WHEREAS it is important that the Mayor or a Deputy Mayor be available at all times to sign legal documents and address other administrative matters in a timely fashion; and WHEREAS schedules are often difficult to coordinate over the summer months, and the City Clerk’s Office is recommending the appointment of an Acting Deputy Mayor to ensure there is someone available should the Mayor and Deputy Mayors be absent or unavailable at the same time; and WHEREAS Councillor Eli El-Chantiry has indicated he will be in Ottawa and available for most of the summer; THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED THAT, for the period of July 13, 2016 to August 22, 2016, Councillor Eli El-Chantiry be delegated the authority of the Acting Deputy Mayor, pursuant to Section 242 of the Municipal Act, 2001, in the event that the Mayor and Deputy Mayors are absent or unavailable.
No Action    Motion To: WHEREAS the Ottawa Asian Fest (OAF) Chinatown Night Market is an outdoor festival to promote Asian Culture and Heritage in the heart of Ottawa Chinatown; and WHEREAS the OAF Chinatown Night Market is to occur from Friday, July 28, 2017 to Sunday, July 30, 2017; and WHEREAS Somerset Street West, from Bronson Avenue to Arthur Street, is required to be closed to accommodate the festival and on-street festival set-up; and WHEREAS the on-street festival set-up will commence at 8:00 am on Friday, July 28, 2017 and the festival will begin operation at 1:00pm on Friday, July 28 2017; and WHEREAS the City of Ottawa’s Special Events on City Streets By-law (2001-260) prohibits road closures before 6:00 p.m. Monday to Friday; and THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that Council approve the road closure for Somerset Street West, from Bronson Avenue to Arthur Street, from 8:00 am on Friday, July 28, 2017 to 8:00 am on Sunday, July 30, 2017 for OAF Chinatown Night Market, providing it meets the requirements, conditions and approval of Special Events Advisory Team (SEAT).