City Council Meeting - June 25, 2018

Listen to the June 25, 2018 City Council Meeting  
Deputy Mayor appointment

Coun. David Oldham was sworn in as Deputy Mayor for the term of June 26 to Oct. 22, 2018.

June 11, 2018, Regular Council Meeting Minutes and June 18, 2018, Committee of the Whole Meeting Minutes

Council approved the June 11, 2018, Regular Council meeting minutes and the June 18, 2018, Committee of the Whole meeting minutes.

Staff presentation

Corey Levasseur, General Manager of Planning and Infrastructure, and David Wolanski, General Manager of Community and Protective Services, were presented with service awards for having completed 10 years of service as administrators in local government.

Public delegation – Canadian Home Builders’ Association – Edmonton Region

Dennis Peck, representing the Canadian Home Builders’ Association – Edmonton Region, made a presentation on Bylaw C-1045-18 - Surface Drainage Bylaw. Council received the presentation as information.

Bylaw C-1045-18 - Surface Drainage Bylaw – Second and Third Reading

Council gave second and third reading to Bylaw C-1045-18  , which provides for the ongoing operation of the City’s lot grading program. This new bylaw will replace Bylaw C-903-15.

Bylaw C-1029-18 - Land Use Bylaw Amendment - Jesperdale Stage 11 – Third Reading

Council gave third reading to Bylaw C-1029-18   to redistrict land within the North Central Area Structure Plan from UR - Urban Reserve District to R1 - Low to Medium Density Residential District.

Bylaw C-1049-18 - Land Use Bylaw Amendment - Springate Stage 17 – First Reading

Council gave first reading to Bylaw C-1049-18  , which will redistrict a 2.3 ha portion of NE 5-53-27-4 from UR - Urban Reserve District to R1 - Mixed Low to Medium Density Residential District. Stage 17 is the final stage in the Springate neighbourhood.

Bylaw C-1046-18 - Development Fees and Fines Bylaw – Third Reading

Council gave third reading to Bylaw C-1046-18  , the Development Fees and Fines Bylaw.

Bylaw C-1047-18 - Consumption of Cannabis in Public Places Bylaw – First and Second Reading

Council gave first and second reading to Bylaw C-1047-18  , which proposes regulations related to cannabis consumption in public.

Bylaw C-1050-18 - Smoking Bylaw Amendment – First and Second Reading

Council gave first and second reading to Bylaw C-1050-18  , which is an amendment to the Smoking Bylaw   to state that it does not include the consumption of cannabis.

Bylaw C-1043-18 - Council Code of Conduct Bylaw – First and Second Reading

Council gave first and second reading to Bylaw C-1043-18  , which establishes a code of conduct for elected officials.

Crime Prevention Presentation Opportunities

Council passed a motion for City Administration to explore opportunities for a presentation on crime prevention in the community and report back to council.

Community Safety Initiative

Council passed a motion for City Administration to implement an enhanced community policing initiative at a cost of $100,000 with $50,000 being expended from Council Contingency.

Various Board and Committee Meeting Minutes

Council received the following board and committee meeting minutes as information: