COMMUNITY SERVICES COMMITTEE

 

MINUTES


September 3, 2014  –  River Valley Room

 

 

PRESENT

M. Nickel, M. Oshry, *D. Iveson, *M. Walters

*Mayor D. Iveson is a Committee Member pursuant to section 150(2), Procedures and Committees Bylaw 12300

*Councillor M. Walters was named a Member of the Committee to maintain quorum, pursuant to section 151(1), Procedures and Committees Bylaw 12300

ABSENT

T. Caterina, B. Henderson

ALSO IN ATTENDANCE

B. Anderson, A. Knack, S. McKeen, A. Sohi
G. Joseph, Office of the City Clerk
L. Long, Office of the City Clerk

TABLE OF CONTENTS

ITEM

                                                                                                         PAGE

DECISION

 

1.          CALL TO ORDER AND RELATED BUSINESS                            2

1.1        Call to Order                                                                                          2

1.2        Adoption of Agenda                                                                            2

1.3        Adoption of Minutes                                                                           2

1.4        Protocol Items                                                                                      2

2.          ITEMS FOR DISCUSSION AND RELATED BUSINESS             2

2.1        Select Items for Debate                                                                      2

2.2        Requests to Speak                                                                              3

2.3        Requests for Specific Time on Agenda                                         3

3.          COUNCILLOR INQUIRIES                                                                 3

4.          REPORTS TO BE DEALT WITH AT A FUTURE MEETING      3

5.          STATUS REPORT                                                                               3

5.1        Value-added Services regarding Canada Post                           3

6.          REPORTS                                                                                              3

6.1        Body Rub Centres Task Force - Facilitated Session

             and Task Force Terms of Reference                                              3

6.2        MacEwan West Update                                                                      4

6.3        Recreation User Fee Policy C167A - Proposed

             Amendments                                                                                         4

7.          RESPONSES TO COUNCILLOR INQUIRIES                                5

8.          PRIVATE REPORTS                                                                           5

9.          NOTICES OF MOTION AND MOTIONS WITHOUT CUSTOMARY

             NOTICE                                                                                                   5

10.        ADJOURNMENT                                                                                  5

 

 

 

 

Carried

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See Minutes

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Carried

 

 

Carried

Postponed

 

Action

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DECISION SUMMARY

ITEM

 

DECISION

1.

CALL TO ORDER AND RELATED BUSINESS

1.1

Call to Order

 

 

 

Councillor M. Nickel called the meeting to order at 9:30 a.m.

 

 

 

 

 

1.2

Adoption of Agenda

 

 

Moved M. Oshry:

That the September 3, 2014, Community Services Committee meeting agenda be adopted with the following change:

Request for Postponement:

6.2  MacEwan West Update

 

 

 

That the September 3, 2014, Community Services report CR_1420, be postponed to the September 29, 2014, Community Services Committee meeting.

 

Community Svcs.

Due Date: Sep. 29, 2014

 

 

In Favour:

Carried

 

 

M. Nickel, D. Iveson, M. Oshry, M. Walters

 

 

Absent:

 

 

 

T. Caterina, B. Henderson

 

1.3

Adoption of Minutes

 

 

Moved M. Oshry:

 

 

 

That the August 18, 2014, Community Services Committee meeting minutes be adopted.

 

 

In Favour:

Carried

 

 

M. Nickel, D. Iveson, M. Oshry, M. Walters

 

 

Absent:

 

 

 

T. Caterina, B. Henderson

 

1.4

Protocol Items

 

 

 

There were no protocol items.

 

 

 

 

 

2.

ITEMS FOR DISCUSSION AND RELATED BUSINESS

2.1

Select Items for Debate

 

 

 

The following items were selected for debate: 6.1 and 6.3.

 

 

 

 

 

2.2

Requests to Speak

 

 

 

There were no requests to speak.

 

 

 

 

 

2.3

Requests for Specific Time on Agenda

 

 

 

There were no requests for any items to be dealt with at a specific time.

 

 

 

 

 

3.

COUNCILLOR INQUIRIES

 

 

There were no Councillor Inquiries.

 

 

 

 

 

4.

REPORTS TO BE DEALT WITH AT A FUTURE MEETING - NONE

5.

STATUS REPORT

5.1

Value-added Services regarding Canada Post

 

 

Moved D. Iveson:

 

 

 

That the revised due date of September 29, 2014, be approved.

 

Community Svcs.

Due Date: Sep. 29, 2014

 

 

In Favour:

Carried

 

 

M. Walters, D. Iveson, M. Nickel, M. Oshry

 

 

Absent:

 

 

 

T. Caterina, B. Henderson

 

6.

REPORTS

6.1

Body Rub Centres Task Force - Facilitated Session and Task Force Terms of Reference

 

 

 

H. McRae, Community Services, made a presentation and answered the Committee's questions.  J. Kain,and
L. Cochrane, General Manager, Community Services;
S. Mackie, Sustainable Development, and N. Jacobson, Corporate Services (Law), answered the Committee's questions.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Moved M. Oshry:

 

 

 

That the September 3, 2014, Community Services report CR_334, be received for information.

Community Svcs.

 

 

 

In Favour:

Carried

 

 

M. Nickel, D. Iveson, M. Oshry M. Walters

 

 

Absent:

 

 

 

T. Caterina, B. Henderson

 

6.2

MacEwan West Update

 

 

 

Postponed to the September 29, 2014, Community Services Committee meeting.  Refer to item 1.2.

 

 

 

 

 

6.3

Recreation User Fee Policy C167A - Proposed Amendments

 

 

 

R. Smyth, Community Services, made a presentation and answered the Committee's questions.  L. Cochrane, General Manager, Community Services, answered the Committee's questions.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Moved D. Iveson:

 

 

 

That Community Services Committee recommend to City Council:

That Recreation User Fee Policy C167A, be replaced with Recreation User Fee Policy C167B, as set out in Attachment 1 of the September 3, 2014, Community Services report CR_1340.

 

 

In Favour:

Carried

 

 

M. Nickel, D. Iveson, M. Oshry, M. Walters

 

 

Absent:

 

 

 

T. Caterina, B. Henderson

 

 

 

Moved D. Iveson:

 

 

 

Single-use Recreation Fees

That Administration prepare a report with information on the possibility of instituting a single-use fee, e.g. swimming, in Edmonton's Tier One facilities (Terwillegar, Meadows, Clareview), and identifying the pros and cons of providing a separate, lower fee for single-use users.

 

Community Svcs.

 

Due Date: Jan. 2015

 

 

In Favour:

Carried

 

 

M. Nickel, D. Iveson, M. Oshry, M. Walters

 

 

Absent:

 

 

 

T. Caterina, B. Henderson

 

7.

RESPONSES TO COUNCILLOR INQUIRIES - NONE

8.

PRIVATE REPORTS - NONE

9.

NOTICES OF MOTION AND MOTIONS WITHOUT CUSTOMARY NOTICE

 

 

Councillor M. Nickel asked whether there were any Notices of Motion.  There were none.

 

 

 

 

 

10.

ADJOURNMENT

 

 

The meeting adjourned at 10:22.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Chair                                                                          City Clerk