COMMUNITY STANDARDS AND

LICENCE APPEAL  COMMITTEE

 

MINUTES


March 26, 2010  –  RIVER VALLEY ROOM

 

 

PRESENT

A. Sohi, J. Batty, B. Anderson

ABSENT

None

ALSO IN ATTENDANCE

J. Wright, Office of the City Clerk

J. Johnson, Corporate Services Department (Law)

L. Long, Office of the City Clerk

 

TABLE OF CONTENTS

ITEM

                                                                                                         PAGE

DECISION

 

1.          CALL TO ORDER AND RELATED BUSINESS                             1

1.1        Call to Order                                                                                          2

1.2        Adoption of Minutes - March 12, 2010                                            2

1.3        Request to Speak                                                                                2

2.          EXPLANATION OF APPEAL HEARING PROCESS                     2

3.          COMMUNITY STANDARDS AND LICENCE APPEAL COMMITTEE

             MATTERS                                                                                               2

3.1        Elmak Holdings Ltd. o/a York Hotel - Appeal of

             Cancellation of Business Licence 7255769-001 to

             Operate a Nightclub                                                                            2

3.2        Appeal of Order - B. D., 5541 - 184A Street,

             Edmonton, Alberta - Order Pursuant to Section

             545(1) of the Municipal Government Act.                                       3

3.3        Appeal of Order - R. L. and T. L., 16014 - 93

             Avenue, Edmonton, Alberta - Order Pursuant to

             Section 545(1) of the Municipal Government Act.                       4

4.          ADJOURNMENT                                                                                  4

 

 

 

 

 

 

Carried

See Minutes

 

 

 

 

 

Withdrawn

 

 

Action

 

 

Withdrawn

 

DECISION SUMMARY

ITEM

 

DECISION

1.

CALL TO ORDER AND RELATED BUSINESS

1.1

Call to Order

 

 

 

Councillor A. Sohi called the meeting to order at 9:35 a.m.

 

 

 

 

 

1.2

Adoption of Minutes - March 12, 2010

 

 

Moved J. Batty:

 

 

 

That the March 12, 2010, Community Standards and Licence Appeal Committee minutes be adopted.

 

 

In Favour:

Carried

 

 

  1. Sohi, J. Batty, B. Anderson

 

 

1.3

Request to Speak

 

 

Moved B. Anderson:

 

 

 

That Community Standards and Licence Appeal Committee hear from the following speakers in a panel:

3.2 Appeal of Order - B. Demchuck, 5541 - 184A Street, Edmonton, Alberta - Order Pursuant to Section 545(1) of the Municipal Government Act.

1. G. McAthey

2. Cst. P. Getzinger , Edmonton Police Service

 

 

In Favour:

Carried

 

 

A. Sohi, J. Batty, B. Anderson

 

 

2.

EXPLANATION OF APPEAL HEARING PROCESS

 

 

Councillor A. Sohi explained the appeal hearing process and asked if anyone objected to any Member of the Community Standards and Licence Appeal Committee hearing the appeal.  No one objected.

J. Wright, Office of the City Clerk answered the Committee's questions.

 

 

 

 

 

 

3.

COMMUNITY STANDARDS AND LICENCE APPEAL COMMITTEE MATTERS

3.1

Elmak Holdings Ltd. o/a York Hotel - Appeal of Cancellation of Business Licence 7255769-001 to Operate a Nightclub

 

 

 

J. Wright, Office of the City Clerk, advised the Committee that K. D. Wakefield, Q.C., Legal Counsel for the Appellant, Elmak Holdings Ltd., owner of the York Hotel, has withdrawn their Appeal of the Cancellation of Business Licence 7255769-001 to Operate a Nightclub.

 

 

 

 

 

3.2

Appeal of Order - B. D., 5541 - 184A Street, Edmonton, Alberta - Order Pursuant to Section 545(1) of the Municipal Government Act

 

 

 

B. Demchuk, Appellant, made a presentation and answered the Committee's questions.

R. Pleckaitis, Respondent, made a presentation and answered the Committee's questions.

A set of photographs of the subject property taken by Administration on June 15, 2005, June 23, 2006, August 15, 2008, and March 25, 2010, was provided to the Appellant, and a second set was circulated to Members of Committee and then filed with the Office of the City Clerk.

G. McAthey, Interested Party, made a presentation and answered the Committee's questions. A Copy of a handout was circulated to Members of the Committee, and a copy was filed with the Office of the City Clerk.

Cst. P. Getzinger, Edmonton Police Service, Interested Party, answered the Committee's questions.

B. Demchuk, Appellant, responded to new information and answered the Committee’s questions.

R. Pleckaitis, Respondent, answered the Committee’s questions.

The Committee met in private at 10:30 a.m., pursuant to section 20 of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act.

The Committee met in public at 10:38 a.m. 

 

 

Moved B. Anderson:

 

 

 

The Committee varies the order.

You are therefore ordered to:

Remove all abandoned and derelict vehicles, whether or not these abandoned and derelict vehicles are registered and insured, from the property.

You must comply with this order as of March 26, 2010.

 

Planning & Dev.

 

Due Date: Mar. 26, 2010

 

 

In Favour:

Carried

 

 

A. Sohi, J. Batty, B. Anderson

 

3.3

Appeal of Order - R. L. and T. L., 16014 - 93 Avenue, Edmonton, Alberta - Order Pursuant to Section 545(1) of the Municipal Government Act.

 

 

 

J. Wright, 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 the property is now in compliance with the Community Standards Bylaw 14600.

 

 

 

 

 

 

4.

ADJOURNMENT

 

 

The meeting adjourned at 10:39 a.m.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Chair                                                                           City Clerk