Inside Council Chambers: June 10, 2019

Regular City Council Meeting

Meeting Summary

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TransAlta Tri Leisure Centre – 2018 Annual Report Presentation

Lenny Richer, General Manager of the TransAlta Tri Leisure Centre, presented the 2018 Annual Report to Council.

TransAlta Tri Leisure Centre – Municipal Climate Change Action Centre Grant

Council approved the use of funds from the TransAlta Tri-Leisure Centre’s Restricted Reserve that will fund the TransAlta Tri-Leisure Centre’s portion of the Municipal Climate Change Action Centre – Recreation Energy Conservation Grant.

Councillor Stevenson provided Council with an update on the Federation of Canadian Municipalities Conference that she and Mayor Houston recently attended in Quebec City.

Councillor Stevenson brought forward the following Notice of Motion:
That Administration explore developing a community orchard as part of the 2020-2022 Corporate Planning Process and that an interim report be brought back to Council prior to the 2019 corporate plan deliberations.

Councillor Oldham brought forward the following Notice of Motion:
That $25,000 be allocated from Council contingency to increase the existing enhanced community policing budget.

Public Works Solar Project

Administration provided Council with information on the planned installation of a solar photovoltaic (PV) system at the Public Works building in 2019. 

Bylaw C-1075-19 – City Manager’s Bylaw – First, Second and Third Readings

Council gave first, second and third reading to Bylaw C-1075-19, which will replace City Manager’s Bylaw C-539-04.

Bylaw C-1081-19 – Capital Borrowing Amendment Bylaw – First, Second and Third Readings

Council gave first, second and third reading to Bylaw C-1081-19, amending a specific clause that allows the City to move beyond interest-only financing to mature project financing as contemplated under the original credit facility agreements.

Bylaw C-1085-19 – Borrowing Bylaw – Storm System Update 2019

Council gave first reading to Bylaw C-1085-19, Borrowing Bylaw – Storm System Update 2019.

Various Board and Committee Meeting minutes

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