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

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Meeting Date:2018-May-09 2018-May-09 2 Ward:
Meeting Type:City Council Video: View Video
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No Action    Motion To: WHEREAS Apartment 613 is a not-for-profit organization running an anniversary event to promote arts & culture in Ottawa. The event features an outdoor patio and a local food truck; and, WHEREAS the Apartment 613 anniversary event is to occur on Wednesday, June 13, 2018; and WHEREAS Cambridge Street North, from Somerset Street West to the dead end (a point 30m south of Somerset Street West) is required to be closed to accommodate the event and on-street event set-up; and WHEREAS the on-street event set-up will commence at 3:00 p.m. on Wednesday, June 13, 2018 and the event will begin operation at 4:00 p.m. on Wednesday June 13, 2018; 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; THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that Council approve the road closure for Cambridge Street North from Somerset Street West to the dead end (a point 30m south of Somerset Street West) from 3:00 p.m. on Wednesday, June 13 to 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, June 13 for the Apartment 613 event, providing it meets the requirements, conditions and approval of Special Events Advisory Team (SEAT).
No Action    Motion To: WHEREAS Canadian demographics indicate that seniors are one of the fastest growing population groups in our communities and for the first time, the share of seniors, at 16.9% of the population, exceeds the share of children, at 16.6% of the population, in Canada; and WHEREAS according to the 2016 census from Statistics Canada, 144,140 seniors (aged 65 and over) reside in the City of Ottawa, making up 15.4% of the total Ottawa population and it is expected that by the year 2031, more than one in five residents living in Ottawa will be over the age of 65; and WHEREAS the City of Ottawa has benefited from the many tireless hours of volunteer work and leadership generously donated by local senior citizens; and WHEREAS senior citizens have helped to build our communities through active living, shared knowledge, and a diversity of experiences; and WHEREAS the month of June is recognized by the Province of Ontario as Seniors’ Month; THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED THAT Ottawa City Council declare June 2018 to be Seniors’ Month in the City of Ottawa.