My council colleagues and I voted to support the installation of road signs to discourage impaired driving and asked administration to draft a by-law to address the feeding of wildlife and feral cats.
Here's how I voted:
10.1 Request to Install 10 Road Signs - Chaouki Hamka, MADD Windsor and Essex County.
Supported the request to install 10 Road Signs around town to discourage impaired driving.
10.2 Request for Cat Control By-law
Listened to resident Doug Patterson discuss an ongoing issue with feral cats and voted to have administration craft a by-law to deal with cats and the feeding of wildlife.
Reports - Corporate Services
12.1 2019 Fees By-law
Approved the recommended changes in fees and charges and passed By-law 2019-010 to Establish User Fees or Charges for Services, Activities or the Use of Property
Reports - Engineering and Public Works
14.1 Drinking Water Quality Management System 2.0 Issuance - 2019
Approved the Drinking Water Quality Management System Operational Plan for the Amherstburg Water Distribution System.
14.2 Rapid Drainage Joint Use Agreement
Approved the Joint Use Agreement for the Edgewater Lagoons between Rapid Drainage and the Town
Reports - Planning, Development and Legislative Services
15.1 Development Agreement with 1710791 Ontario Ltd. for 35 Renaud Street - Home Hardware
Approved the development agreement between the town and 170791 Ontario Ltd. for 35 Renaud Street (Home Hardware).
Reports - CAO's Office
16.1 2018-2022 Committee Appointments
Voted to appoint lay members to several town committees. Supported a recommendation by Coun. Michael Prue to expand seniors' committee to include all applicants.
16.2 Audit Advisory Committee - Terms of Reference and Appointments
Supported expanding the committee and supported it having more residents than councillors
18 - Consent Correspondence
18.1 5th Military Service Recognition Book - Royal Canadian Legion Ontario Command
Supported placing a 1/2 page ad in the publication for $730
19 - Other Minutes
19.1 Drainage Board Meeting Minutes - Feb. 5, 2019
Approved the drainage apportionments for land parcel severances and approved the appointment of R. Dobbin Engineering Inc. for a new access culvert over the Hamel Drain and a replacement culvert over the Dupuis Drain. Approved the appointment of Dillon Consulting Ltd. to prepare a report on the Parks Drain.
23 - By-laws
Passed By-law 2019-015 and 2019-018 to appoint members to Committee of Adjustment and Municipal Heritage Committee.