City Council Meeting - Jan. 28, 2019
January 14, 2019 Regular Council Meeting Minutes and January 21, 2019 Committee of the Whole Meeting Minutes
A public hearing was held for Bylaw C-1060-18. The bylaw proposes to reduce the minimum lot width for single detached dwellings with lane access only from 9.0 m to 8.5 m. Later in the meeting, Council made a motion to give second reading to the bylaw, which was then withdrawn.
Bylaw C-1062-18 – Pioneer Lands ASP Amendment – Greenbury Residential and Transit Station – First Reading
Council gave first reading to Bylaw C-1062-18, an amendment to the Pioneer Lands Area Structure Plan – Greenbury Residential and Transit Station.
Council approved an agreement to sell 0.033 hectares of land to W.J. Properties Inc. to rectify a residential encroachment onto City reserve property. The land is located in Heritage Grove Park, east of St. Joseph Catholic School on Weston Drive.
Public Question and Answer Period
A member of the public asked Council about the next steps in relation to the proposed multi-use sport and event centre. Administration indicated that the City is currently reviewing options for public consultation.
Deputy Mayor Turton announced that because he is an electoral candidate in the upcoming provincial election, he intends to request an unpaid leave of absence in his role as councillor once the election date is announced. Council accepted Deputy Mayor Turton’s update as information.
Council received the following board and committee meeting minutes as information:
- Spruce Grove Public Library Board Meeting – Nov. 20, 2018
Business Arising from Closed Session
- Council approved amending the 2019 Council Remuneration Task Force terms of reference to include 3–6 public members. The members appointed to the task force are Lorne Corbett, Bill Kesanko, Jan Vanderbij, Roger Ward, Jennifer O’Brien and Emmanuel Zervakis.