COMMUNITY STANDARDS AND

LICENCE APPEAL  COMMITTEE

 

MINUTES


September 5, 2013  –  Churchill Building Hearing Room 3

 

 

PRESENT

T. Caterina, K. Diotte, B. Anderson

ALSO IN ATTENDANCE

S. McDonald, Office of the City Clerk
C. Ashmore, Law Branch
I. Russell, Office of the City Clerk

TABLE OF CONTENTS

ITEM

                                                                                                         PAGE

DECISION

 

1.          CALL TO ORDER AND RELATED BUSINESS                            1

1.1        Call to Order                                                                                          1

1.2        Adoption of Minutes                                                                           1

2.          EXPLANATION OF APPEAL HEARING PROCESS                     2

3.          COMMUNITY STANDARDS AND LICENCE APPEAL COMMITTEE

               MATTERS                                                                                            2

3.1        Appeal of Order - M. M. and R. M., 8711 - 31 Avenue NW,

             Order Pursuant to Section 545(1) of the Municipal

             Government Act.                                                                                  2

3.2        Appeal of Order - M. C. S. and P. Z., 11239 - 96 Street,

             Order Pursuant to Section 546(1)(c) of the Municipal

             Government Act.                                                                                  2

3.3        Appeal of Order - M. B. S and S. M. R., 11218 - 126 Street NW

             Order Pursuant to Section 545(1) of the Municipal

            Government Act.                                                                                   3

3.4        Appeal of Order - J. W. P., 11601 - 93 Street NW, Order

              Pursuant to Section 545(1) of the Municipal Government

             Act.                                                                                                           3

3.5        Appeal of Order - D. C. J., 10238 - 74 Street NW, Order

             Pursuant to Section 546(1)(c) of the Municipal Government

             Act.                                                                                                           4

3.6        Appeal of Order - Taylor Made Affordable Housing Inc.,

             10416 - 152 Street, Order Pursuant to Section 546(1)(c) of

              the Municipal Government Act.                                                       5

3.7        Appeal of Order - R. P. and R. T., 9902 - 161 Street NW,

             Order Pursuant to Section 546(1)(c) of the Municipal

             Government Act.                                                                                  5

3.8        Appeal of Order - E. K., 2656 - 89 Street NW, Order

             Pursuant to Section 545(1) of the Municipal Government

             Act.                                                                                                           5

3.9        Appeal of Order - G. M., I. M. and Tenant / Occupant,

             9902 - 161 Street NW, Order Pursuant to Section 545(1)

             of the Municipal Government Act.                                                   5

3.10      Appeal of Order - D. S. and K. S., 10324 - 45 Street NW,

             Order Pursuant to Section 545(1) of the Municipal

             Government Act.                                                                                  5    

4.          ADJOURNMENT                                                                                  6

 

 

 

DECISION SUMMARY

ITEM

 

DECISION

1.

CALL TO ORDER AND RELATED BUSINESS

1.1

Call to Order

 

 

 

T. Caterina called the meeting to order at 9:39 a.m.

 

1.2

Adoption of Minutes

 

 

Moved B. Anderson:

 

 

 

That the June 13, 2013, Community Standards and Licence Appeal Committee meeting minutes be adopted.

 

 

In Favour:

Carried

 

 

T. Caterina, K. Diotte, B. Anderson

 

2.

EXPLANATION OF APPEAL HEARING PROCESS

 

 

Clr. T. Caterina explained the appeal hearing process and asked if anyone objected to any Member of the Community Standards and Licence Appeal Committee hearing the appeals. No one objected.

 

3.

COMMUNITY STANDARDS AND LICENCE APPEAL COMMITTEE MATTERS

3.1

Appeal of Order – M. M. and R. M., 8711 - 31 Avenue NW, Edmonton, Alberta, Order Pursuant to Section 545(1) of the Municipal Government Act.

 

 

 

M.M. made a presentation and answered the Committee's questions.

A copy of a Police report was provided to the Committee regarding one of the vehicles referred to in the Order.

T. Courtoreille, Community Services Department, made a presentation and answered the Committee's questions.

Three sets of photographs taken on May 30, 2013, Sept. 4, 2013, and from 2008 to 2011 were provided to the Appellant, Members of the Committee and the Office of the City Clerk.

 

 

Moved B. Anderson:

 

 

 

The Committee varies the order.

You are therefore ordered to remove all damaged/dismantled/derelict motor vehicles whether insured or registered or not, more specifically the two sedans in the back yard. Remove any items and take any actions necessary to remedy the unsightly condition of the property. One vehicle will be allowed if covered with a professional car cover. This order must be complied with by October 15, 2013.

Community Services Dept.

 

Due Date:

Oct. 15, 2013

 

 

In Favour:

Carried

 

 

T. Caterina, B. Anderson, K. Diotte

 

3.2

Appeal of Order – M. C. S. and P. Z., 11239 - 96 Street NW, Edmonton, Alberta, Order Pursuant to Section 546(1)(c) of the Municipal Government Act.

 

 

 

S. McDonald, Office of the City Clerk, advised the Committee that pursuant to an inspection conducted on the property, Administration has withdrawn the Order against this property because it is now in compliance with the Community Standards Bylaw 14600

 

3.3

Appeal of Order – M. B. S. and S. M. R., 11218 - 126 Street NW, Edmonton, Alberta, Order Pursuant to Section 545(1) of the Municipal Government Act.

 

 

 

S. McDonald, Office of the City Clerk, advised the Committee that pursuant to an inspection conducted on the property, Administration has withdrawn the Order against this property because it is now in compliance with the Community Standards Bylaw 14600.

 

3.4

Appeal of Order – J. W. P., 11601 - 93 Street NW, Edmonton, Alberta, Order Pursuant to Section 545(1) of the Municipal Government Act.

 

 

 

G. Lintz of Tarrabain Raponi & Company made a presentation and answered the Committee's questions on behalf of the Appellant.

Mr. Lintz provided a set of photographs he had taken on May 27, 2013, to the Respondent and members of the Committee.

T. Courtoreille, Community Services Department, made a presentation and answered the Committee's questions.

Two sets of photographs taken on June 6, 2013, and on September 4, 2013, were provided to the Appellant, Members of the Committee and the Office of the City Clerk.

 

 

Moved B. Anderson:

 

 

 

The Committee varies the order.

You are therefore ordered to insure and register one vehicle and cover the second vehicle with a professional car cover or cover both vehicles with professional car covers. Order must be complied with by October 15, 2013.

Community Services Dept.

 

Due Date:

Oct. 15, 2013

 

 

In Favour:

Carried

 

 

T. Caterina, B. Anderson, K. Diotte

 

3.5

Appeal of Order – D. C. J., 10238 - 74 Street NW, Edmonton, Alberta, Order Pursuant to Section 546(1)(c) of the Municipal Government Act.

 

 

 

The Appellant was not present.

S. McDonald, Office of the City Clerk, advised that Administration had dismissed this appeal as it was received late. The appellant, D. C. J. is disputing that the appeal be dismissed for being late.

 

 

Moved T. Caterina:

 

 

 

The Committee finds that this Appeal was received not on time and is dismissed.

Community Services Dept.

 

Due Date:

June 24, 2013

 

 

In Favour:

Carried

 

 

T. Caterina, B. Anderson, K. Diotte

 

3.6

Appeal of Order - Taylor Made Affordable Housing Inc., 10416 - 152 Street NW, Edmonton, Alberta, Order Pursuant to Section 546(1)(c) of the Municipal Government Act.

 

 

 

S. McDonald, Office of the City Clerk, advised the Committee that pursuant to an inspection conducted on the property, Administration has withdrawn the Order against this property because it is now in compliance with the Community Standards Bylaw 14600.

 

3.7

Appeal of Order – R.  P. and R.T., 9902 - 161 Street NW, Edmonton, Alberta, Order Pursuant to Section 546(1)(c) of the Municipal Government Act.

 

 

 

S. McDonald, Office of the City Clerk, advised the Committee that pursuant to an inspection conducted on the property, Administration has withdrawn the Order against this property because it is now in compliance with the Community Standards Bylaw 14600.

 

3.8

Appeal of Order – E. K., 2656 - 89 Street NW, Edmonton, Alberta, Order Pursuant to Section 545(1) of the Municipal Government Act.

 

 

 

The Appellant was not present. The Committee reviewed the document the Appellant provided with his original appeal.

T. Courtoreille, Community Services Department, made a presentation and answered the Committee's questions.

Two sets of photographs taken on July 4, 2013, and on September 4, 2013, were provided to the Members of the Committee and the Office of the City Clerk.

 

 

Moved B. Anderson:

 

 

 

The Committee varies the order.

You are therefore ordered to remove all pails, cardboard, metal pipes, metal parts, bricks, wood, lumber, and ladders. Also remove all debris and loose litter from the entire property, and take any action or measures necessary to remedy the unsightly condition. This Order must be complied with by October 15, 2013.

Community Services Dept.

 

Due Date:

Oct. 15, 2013

 

 

In Favour:

Carried

 

 

T. Caterina, B. Anderson, K. Diotte

 

3.9

Appeal of Order – G. M., I. M. and Tenant/Occupant, 10312 - 172 Avenue NW, Edmonton, Alberta, Order Pursuant to Section 545(1) of the Municipal Government Act.

 

 

 

S. McDonald, Office of the City Clerk, advised the Committee that pursuant to an inspection conducted on the property, Administration has withdrawn the Order against this property because it is now in compliance with the Community Standards Bylaw 14600.

 

3.10

Appeal of Order – D. S. and K. S., 10324 - 45 Street NW, Edmonton, Alberta, Order Pursuant to Section 546(1)(c) of the Municipal Government Act.

 

 

 

S. McDonald, Office of the City Clerk, advised the Committee that pursuant to an inspection conducted on the property, Administration has withdrawn the Order against this property because it is now in compliance with the Community Standards Bylaw 14600.

 

4.

ADJOURNMENT

 

 

The meeting adjourned at 10:27 a.m.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Chair                                                                          City Clerk