CITY COUNCIL

 

MINUTES


November 26, 2012  –  Council Chamber

 

 

PRESENT

S. Mandel, A. Sohi, B. Anderson, B. Henderson, D. Iveson, D. Loken, E. Gibbons, J. Batty, K. Diotte, K. Krushell, K. Leibovici, L. Sloan, T. Caterina

ABSENT

None

ALSO IN ATTENDANCE

S. Farbrother, City Manager

M. Nathoo, Deputy City Clerk

T. Orbell/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                                                                                          1

1.2        Adoption of Agenda                                                                            1

1.3        Protocol Items                                                                                      2

2.          REPORTS                                                                                              2

2.1        NON-STATUTORY PUBLIC HEARING - PROPOSED 2013

             OPERATING AND UTILITIES BUDGET                                         2

3.          NOTICE OF MOTION AND MOTIONS WITHOUT CUSTOMARY

             NOTICE                                                                                                   3

4.          ADJOURNMENT                                                                                  3

 

 

 

 

Carried

See Minutes

 

 

See Minutes

 

None

 

DECISION SUMMARY

ITEM

 

DECISION

1.

CALL TO ORDER AND RELATED BUSINESS

1.1

Call to Order

 

 

 

Mayor S. Mandel called the meeting to order at 9:34 a.m.

 

 

 

 

 

1.2

Adoption of Agenda

 

 

Moved J. Batty - T. Caterina:

 

 

 

That the November 26, 2012, City Council Budget Non-Statutory Public Hearing agenda be adopted.

 

 

In Favour:

Carried

 

 

S. Mandel, A. Sohi, B. Anderson, B. Henderson, D. Iveson, D. Loken, E. Gibbons, J. Batty, K. Diotte, K. Krushell,

K. Leibovici, L. Sloan, T. Caterina

 

1.3

Protocol Items

 

 

Ecole Notre-Dame (S. Mandel)

 

 

 

Mayor S. Mandel, on behalf of City Council, welcomed students from Ecole Notre-Dame and their teacher             P. Larochell.

 

 

 

 

 

2.

REPORTS

2.1

NON-STATUTORY PUBLIC HEARING - PROPOSED 2013 OPERATING AND UTILITIES BUDGET

 

 

 

Mayor S. Mandel explained the non-statutory public hearing process.

S. Farbrother, City Manager; and T. Burge, Financial Services and Utilities, made a presentation.

P. Bennette, and A. McNabb and S. Agarwal, Mill Woods Seniors Activity Centre; A. Der, Seniors' Assisted Transportation Society; C. Crowston and B. Zalmanowitz, Art Gallery of Alberta; K. Brown, Professional Arts Coalition of Edmonton; B. Farrell, Jerry Forbes Centre Foundation;  Z. Ramji and R. Swonek, Greater Edmonton Foundation;  M. Workman, Canadian Institute for the Blind; L. Dodd, Edmonton Chamber of Commerce; P. Kusmu, University of Alberta Students' Union; G. Woolsey; M. J. McLaughlin;    M. Debuc; S. Hallett, Edmonton Seniors' Coordinating Council; and N. Shaven, Society of Seniors' Caring About Seniors, made presentations.

Handouts provided by B. Farrell; and M. Debuc, were distributed to Members of Council and copies were filed with the Office of the City Clerk.

P. Bennette, S. Agarwal, Mill Woods Seniors Activity Centre; A. Der, Seniors Assisted Transportation Society;     B. Zalmanowitz and C. Crowston, Art Gallery of Alberta;          K. Brown, Professional Arts Coalition of Edmonton;            B. Farrell, Jerry Forbes Centre Foundation; R. Swonek, Greater Edmonton Foundation; M. Workman, Canadian National Institute for the Blind; L. Dodd, Edmonton Chamber of Commerce; P Kusmu, University of Alberta Students' Union; G. Woolsey; and M. Debuc,  answered Council's questions.

C. LaBossiere, J. Gregor, T. Thomas and L. Hughes, Mayor's Task Force on City Image; A. Pirbhai; V. Van Vliet Vaitkunas, CSAB; P. Shaver, Urban Development Institute; R. Taverner and D. Peck, Canadian Home Builders' Association; M. Kowalchuk, Alberta Aviation Museum;        J. Gillis; J. Monfries, Westend Seniors Activity Centre, made presentations.

Handouts provided by R. Taverner and D. Peck, Canadian Home Builders' Association, were distributed to Members of Council and copies were filed with the Office of the City Clerk.

M. Kowalchuk, Alberta Aviation Museum; C. LaBossiere and M. McCaw, Mayor's Task Force on City Image; D. Peck and R. Taverner, Canadian Home Builders' Association;    P. Shaver, Urban Development Institute; V. Van Vliet Vaitkunas, CSAB and J. Monfries, Westend Seniors Activity Centre; answered Council's questions.

 

 

 

 

 

3.

NOTICE OF MOTION AND MOTIONS WITHOUT CUSTOMARY NOTICE

 

 

Mayor S. Mandel asked if there were any Notices of Motion.  There were none.

 

 

 

 

 

4.

ADJOURNMENT

 

 

The meeting adjourned at 2:41 p.m.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Chair                                                                          City Clerk