COMMUNITY STANDARDS AND

LICENCE APPEAL  COMMITTEE

 

MINUTES


January 22, 2010   –  River Valley Room

 

 

PRESENT

A. Sohi, J. Batty, B. Anderson

ABSENT

 

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

             CALL TO ORDER AND RELATED BUSINESS                             2

             Call to Order                                                                                          2

1.2        Adoption of Minutes                                                                           2

2.          EXPLANATION OF APPEAL HEARING PROCESS                     2

3.          COMMUNITY STANDARDS AND LICENCE APPEAL COMMITTEE

             MATTERS                                                                                               2

3.1        Appeal of Order - R. H., 11252 - 50

             Street, Edmonton - Order Pursuant to Section

             545(1) of the Municipal Government Act.                                       3

3.2        Appeal of Order - D. B., on behalf of A.

             Musani, 10341 - 151 Street, Edmonton - Order

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

             Government Act.                                                                                  3

3.3        Appeal of Order - M. D., 12947 - 120

             Street, Edmonton - Order Pursuant to Section

             546(1)(c) of the Municipal Government Act.                                  3

3.4        Appeal of Order - D. B., 12214 - 49 Street

             NW, Edmonton - Order Pursuant to Section

             546(1)(c) of the Municipal Government Act.                                  3

3.5        Appeal of Order - 831468 Alberta Ltd., 10715 - 98

             Street, Edmonton - Order Pursuant to Section

             546(1)(c) of the Municipal Government Act.                                  4

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

             Cancellation of Business Licence 7255769-001 to

             Operate a Nightclub                                                                            4

4.          ADJOURNMENT                                                                                  5

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

WITHDRAWN

 

 

 

WITHDRAWN

 

 

WITHDRAWN

 

 

DECISION

 

 

WITHDRAWN

 

 

FEB. 8/2010

 

DECISION SUMMARY

ITEM

 

DECISION

 

CALL TO ORDER AND RELATED BUSINESS

 

 

Call to Order

 

 

 

 

Councillor A. Sohi called the meeting to order at 9:40 a.m.

 

 

 

 

 

1.2

Adoption of Minutes

 

 

Moved J. Batty:

 

 

 

That the January 14, 2010, Community Standards and Licence Appeal Committee meeting minutes be adopted.

 

 

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 appeals.  No one objected.

 

 

3.

COMMUNITY STANDARDS AND LICENCE APPEAL COMMITTEE MATTERS

 

3.1

Appeal of Order - R. H., 11252 - 50 Street, Edmonton - 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.

 

 

3.2

Appeal of Order - D. B., on behalf of A. Musani, 10341 - 151 Street, Edmonton - Order Pursuant to Section 546(1)(c) 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.

 

 

3.3

Appeal of Order - M. D., 12947 - 120 Street, Edmonton - Order Pursuant to Section 546(1)(c) 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.

 

 

3.4

Appeal of Order - D. B., 12214 - 49 Street NW, Edmonton - Order Pursuant to Section 546(1)(c) of the Municipal Government Act.

 

 

 

The Committee met in private at 10:24 a.m., pursuant to section 20 of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act.

The Committee met in public at 10:29 a.m.

 

 

 

Decision

 

 

Moved B. Anderson:

 

 

 

The Committee varies the order.

You are therefore ordered to:

Remove the following from the entire property:  Tires, lumber, plastic, wood fixtures, metal, construction material, bicycles, tables, newspaper, garbage, wires, siding, metal frames, wooden fixtures, and all loose litter and debris.  Cut all long grass and weeds by March 31, 2010.

 

Planning & Dev.

 

 

 

In Favour:

Carried

 

 

A. Sohi, J. Batty, B. Anderson

 

 

3.5

Appeal of Order - 831468 Alberta Ltd., 10715 - 98 Street, Edmonton - Order Pursuant to Section 546(1)(c) 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.

 

 

 

 

 

3.6

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, answered the Committee’s questions.

Councillor A. Sohi explained the request from the Public Safety Compliance Team to repeal the automatic stay in the matter of the Nightclub Business Licence Cancellation Appeal – Elmak Holdings Ltd. o/a York Hotel.

 

 

Moved J. Batty:

 

 

 

That in the matter of the Nightclub Business Licence Cancellation Appeal – Elmak Holdings Ltd. o/a York Hotel, that the request for a repeal of the automatic stay be considered at 2:30 p.m. January 22, 2010, in the River Valley Room.

 

 

In Favour:

Carried

 

 

A. Sohi, J. Batty, B. Anderson

 

 

 

 

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 appeals.  No one objected.

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

J. Renouf, Agent for S. Renouf, Legal Council for the Public Safety Compliance Team, made a presentation.

S. Finlay, Agent for K. D. Wakefield, Q.C., Fraser Milner Casgrain LLP, Legal Council for Elmak Holdings Ltd., o/a York Hotel, made a presentation and responded to the Committee’s questions.

 

 

Moved J. Batty:

 

 

 

That a Special Community Standards and Licence Appeal Committee meeting be held Monday, February 8, from 2:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m., in River Valley Room, to consider the matter of a request to revoke the stay of cancellation of the Elmak Holdings Business Licence 7255769-001 to operate a Nightclub at the York Hotel.

 

Planning & Dev.

Due:  Feb. 8/2010

 

CSLAC

 

 

 

 

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

 

 

In Favour:

Carried

 

 

A. Sohi, J. Batty, B. Anderson

 

 

4.

ADJOURNMENT

 

 

The meeting adjourned at 2:51 p.m.

 

 

 

 

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Chair                                                                           City Clerk