Item Information
Title:Draft Minister’s Decision and proposed Modifications – Official Plan Amendment 180

Item #: Status:
Type:1 1 #: À L'ÉCHELLE DE LA VILLE
Version:1st Sponsor:
Meeting Date:2017-Jul-11 2017-Jul-11 2 Ward:CITY WIDE
Meeting Type:PLC Video: View Video
Attachments:Document 1 - Draft Decision    
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History
 VersionItem #TypeStatusMeeting DateMeeting Type
 1st12017-Jul-11PLC
 2nd12017-Jul-12City Council
Vote Records
Passed    Motion To: WHEREAS the Minister has proposed various Modifications to OPA 180 as set out in Report Ref: ACS2017-PIE-EDP; and WHEREAS staff agree with the proposed modifications with one exception as noted in Report Ref: ACS2017-PIE-EDP; and WHEREAS staff have determined that further clarification is warranted for Modification 2 proposed by the Minister related to the removal of lands with an ARA designation for expansion of settlement areas; and WHEREAS the clarification will provide for specific amendments to be considered in accordance with PPSS directions where lands may be inappropriately designated ARA as determined through specific studies thereby warranting another Rural Designation; THEREFORE IT BE RESOLVED THAT Council request the Minster to further modify the proposed Ministerial Modification 2 to read as follows where the highlighted text is additional text requested: “The City will only consider the removal of land from an ARA designation to allow for urban expansion if it is demonstrated, through a comprehensive review undertaken by the City and addressing the matters required by the PPS, that the land is required for the expansion of an urban settlement area. The removal of land from an ARA designation to another rural designation may be considered outside of a comprehensive review where it is demonstrated that another rural designation is more appropriate. ”
(Councillor / Conseiller) R. Chiarelli  Yes
(Councillor / Conseiller) S. Blais  Yes
(Councillor / Conseillère) J. Harder  Yes
(Councillor / Conseiller) J. Cloutier  Yes
(Councillor / Conseiller) R. Brockington  Yes
(Councillor / Conseiller) S. Qadri  Yes
(Councillor / Conseiller) T. Tierney  Yes
(Councillor / Conseiller) J. Leiper  Yes
(Councillor / Conseiller) A. Hubley  Yes
(Councillor / Conseiller) T. Nussbaum  Yes
Passed    Motion To:
(Councillor / Conseiller) R. Chiarelli  Yes
(Councillor / Conseiller) S. Blais  Yes
(Councillor / Conseillère) J. Harder  Yes
(Councillor / Conseiller) J. Cloutier  Yes
(Councillor / Conseiller) R. Brockington  Yes
(Councillor / Conseiller) S. Qadri  Yes
(Councillor / Conseiller) T. Tierney  Yes
(Councillor / Conseiller) J. Leiper  Yes
(Councillor / Conseiller) A. Hubley  Yes
(Councillor / Conseiller) T. Nussbaum  Yes