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Title:COLLECTIVE BARGAINING - CUPE LOCAL 503 (PART TIME RECREATION AND CULTURE) AND CUPE LOCAL 503 (SUMMER AQUATICS) - RATIFICATION OF TENTATIVE AGREEMENTS – IN CAMERA - REPORTING OUT DATE: UPON RATIFICATION OF THE AGREEMENTS BY COUNCIL

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Meeting Date:2017-Jun-14 2017-Jun-14 2 Ward:
Meeting Type:City Council Video: View Video
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Passed    Motion To: BE IT RESOLVED THAT the Rules of Procedure be suspended to receive and consider the tentative agreements reached for the renewal of the collective agreements with the Canadian Union of Public Employees Local 503 (Part Time Recreation and Culture) (“CUPE 503”), and with CUPE Local 503 (Summer Aquatics), and to permit the Deputy City Solicitor and staff to brief Council on same; and BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that the Rules of Procedure be suspended receive and consider requests for exemptions pursuant to the Bilingualism Policy; and AND BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED THAT Council resolve In Camera pursuant to Procedure By-law 2016-377 as follows: a) Pursuant to subsections 13(1)(d), labour relations or employee negotiations and Subsection 13(1)(f), the receiving of advice that is subject to solicitor-client privilege, including communications necessary for that purpose, with respect to the tentative agreements reached for the renewal of the collective agreements with CUPE Local 503 (Part Time Recreation and Culture) and CUPE Local 503 (Summer Aquatics); and b) Pursuant to Subsections 13(1)(b), personal matters about an identifiable individual, including staff; and 13(1)(d), labour relations or employee negotiations, with respect to the exemption requests pursuant to the Bilingualism Policy
(Councillor / Conseiller) S. Moffatt  Yes
(Councillor / Conseiller) R. Chiarelli  Yes
(Councillor / Conseiller) E. El-Chantiry  Yes
(Councillor / Conseiller) D. Chernushenko  Absent
(Councillor / Conseiller) S. Blais  Yes
(Councillor / Conseiller) M. Fleury  Yes
(Councillor / Conseiller) M. Taylor  Yes
(Councillor / Conseiller) B. Monette  Yes
(Councillor / Conseillère) J. Harder  Yes
(Councillor / Conseiller) J. Cloutier  Yes
(Councillor / Conseiller) R. Brockington  Yes
(Councillor / Conseiller) G. Darouze  Yes
(Councillor / Conseillère) M. Wilkinson  Yes
(Councillor / Conseiller) S. Qadri  Yes
(Councillor / Conseiller) K. Egli  Yes
(Councillor / Conseillère) D. Deans  Yes
(Councillor / Conseiller) J. Mitic  Yes
(Councillor / Conseiller) T. Tierney  Yes
(Councillor / Conseiller) J. Leiper  Yes
(Councillor / Conseiller) A. Hubley  Yes
(Mayor / Maire) J. Watson  Yes
(Councillor / Conseillère) C. McKenney  Yes
(Councillor / Conseiller) T. Nussbaum  Yes
(Councillor / Conseiller) M. Qaqish  Yes
Passed    Motion To: WHEREAS the City of Ottawa (the City) and Canadian Union of Public Employees, Local 503 ("CUPE 503") have committed to working collaboratively to resolve issues of mutual concern in the workplace; and WHEREAS the collective agreements between the City and CUPE 503 for the Part Time Recreation and Culture Bargaining Unit and the Summer Aquatics Bargaining Units expired on December 31, 2015; and WHEREAS the bargaining teams for the City and CUPE 503 have been in negotiations in an effort to resolve these collective agreements on mutually-agreeable terms; and WHEREAS the City and CUPE 503 bargaining teams have reached tentative agreements for both the Part Time Recreation and Culture Bargaining Unit and the Summer Aquatics Bargaining Units, subject to ratification by the CUPE 503 membership and City Council; and WHEREAS the members of the CUPE 503 (Part Time Recreation and Culture) and CUPE 503 (Summer Aquatics) bargaining units have each ratified their respective tentative collective agreements; and WHEREAS the tentative agreements are affordable and fair to taxpayers and employees; THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that City Council ratify the tentative agreement reached with CUPE Local 503 (Part Time Recreation and Culture); and BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that City Council ratify the tentative agreement reached with CUPE Local 503 (Summer Aquatics); and BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that the terms of the tentative agreements be made public.
(Councillor / Conseiller) S. Moffatt  Yes
(Councillor / Conseiller) R. Chiarelli  Absent
(Councillor / Conseiller) E. El-Chantiry  Absent
(Councillor / Conseiller) D. Chernushenko  Absent
(Councillor / Conseiller) S. Blais  Yes
(Councillor / Conseiller) M. Fleury  Absent
(Councillor / Conseiller) M. Taylor  Yes
(Councillor / Conseiller) B. Monette  Absent
(Councillor / Conseillère) J. Harder  Absent
(Councillor / Conseiller) J. Cloutier  Absent
(Councillor / Conseiller) R. Brockington  Absent
(Councillor / Conseiller) G. Darouze  Yes
(Councillor / Conseillère) M. Wilkinson  Absent
(Councillor / Conseiller) S. Qadri  Absent
(Councillor / Conseiller) K. Egli  Yes
(Councillor / Conseillère) D. Deans  Yes
(Councillor / Conseiller) J. Mitic  Yes
(Councillor / Conseiller) T. Tierney  Absent
(Councillor / Conseiller) J. Leiper  Absent
(Councillor / Conseiller) A. Hubley  Absent
(Mayor / Maire) J. Watson  Absent
(Councillor / Conseillère) C. McKenney  Absent
(Councillor / Conseiller) T. Nussbaum  Absent
(Councillor / Conseiller) M. Qaqish  Absent
Passed    Motion To: WHEREAS on July 13th, 2016, after receiving a briefing on the new organizational alignment, City Council eliminated the two Deputy City Manager positions and portfolios, namely, City Operations and Planning and Infrastructure, replaced by a new Senior Leadership Team; and WHEREAS various organization changes in 2016 resulted in a number of vacancies, including two Level 4 positions, specifically the Director, Planning Services, and the Paramedic Chief, both of which were filled on an acting basis due to the arrival of a new City Manager; and WHEREAS these two positions are key managers in the City’s Extended Senior Leadership Team and provide important services and advice to City Council, the residents and some industry stakeholders; and WHEREAS Section R.6.3 of the City’s Bilingualism Policy requires that, for hiring purposes, all candidates for Level 1 to Level 3 management positions be bilingual unless an exception is approved by Council, including some former Level 4 positions that are now Level 3; and WHEREAS recent efforts to fill these two vacant positions, one from within the existing administration and one external, have resulted in candidates that are not currently bilingual; THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED THAT City Council approve exceptions pursuant to Section R.6.3 of the Bilingualism Policy, for the following candidates, on the understanding that both managers will undertake French language training and progress in this area and that their proficiency will be assessed as part of their ongoing performance reviews: 1. Lee Ann Snedden, Director, Planning Services, Planning, Infrastructure and Economic Development Department; and 2. Myles Cassidy, Paramedic Chief, Ottawa Paramedic Service, Emergency and Protective Services Department.
(Councillor / Conseiller) S. Moffatt  Yes
(Councillor / Conseiller) R. Chiarelli  Yes
(Councillor / Conseiller) E. El-Chantiry  Yes
(Councillor / Conseiller) D. Chernushenko  Absent
(Councillor / Conseiller) S. Blais  Yes
(Councillor / Conseiller) M. Fleury  Yes
(Councillor / Conseiller) M. Taylor  Yes
(Councillor / Conseiller) B. Monette  Absent
(Councillor / Conseillère) J. Harder  Absent
(Councillor / Conseiller) J. Cloutier  Absent
(Councillor / Conseiller) R. Brockington  Yes
(Councillor / Conseiller) G. Darouze  Yes
(Councillor / Conseillère) M. Wilkinson  Yes
(Councillor / Conseiller) S. Qadri  Yes
(Councillor / Conseiller) K. Egli  Yes
(Councillor / Conseillère) D. Deans  Yes
(Councillor / Conseiller) J. Mitic  Yes
(Councillor / Conseiller) T. Tierney  Yes
(Councillor / Conseiller) J. Leiper  Absent
(Councillor / Conseiller) A. Hubley  Absent
(Mayor / Maire) J. Watson  Absent
(Councillor / Conseillère) C. McKenney  Yes
(Councillor / Conseiller) T. Nussbaum  Yes
(Councillor / Conseiller) M. Qaqish  Yes