I was happy to support seeking sponsors for a Conference/Event Centre on the Belle Vue property and to expand the fishing area for two weeks in King's Navy Yard Park to accommodate an anticipated rush for the annual Silver Bass Run.
Here's how I voted:
10.2 Belle Vue Conservancy Update and Next Steps - Shirley Curson-Prue, President, Belle Vue Conservancy
Voted to direct administration to seek out major sponsors or partners to build a Conference/Event Centre on the Belle Vue property behind the Belle Vue House National Historic Site.
10.3 Kevin Sprague on the expansion of the fishing area in King's Navy Yard Park.
Voted to expand the fishing area in King's Navy Yard Park from June 1 to June 13 in anticipation of the annual Silver Bass run.
11.1 2018 Year in Review/Plans for 2019 -- Gordon Orr, Lynnette Bain of Tourism Windsor Essex Pelee Island
Voted to receive the presentation.
Reports -- Corporate Services
13.1 2018-2019 Service Delivery Grant
Directed Administration to apply the 2018-2019 Service Delivery Grant funding toward eligible costs for the transition to contract policing in 2019.
Reports - Engineering and Public Works
15.2 2019 Annual Street Tree Report and Arborist Position
Authorized the CAO to hire a contract employee to provide arborist services for the 2019 season and approved over-expenditures to be fully offset by under-expenditures in the tree maintenance expense account, all in the Public Works budget centre.
Reports - Planning, Development and Legislative Services
16.1 Amending Development Agreement for 721 Front Road South
Approved amendments to the Development Agreement for 721 Front Road South to allow for an additional 16 parking spaces.
16.2 Amherstburg Soccer Club (ASC) - Sign Request
Granted an exemption to Sections 8.1(4) and 8.1(5) of Sign By-law 2006-26 to allow for a ground sign at the Libro Centre and directed Administration to enter into an Encroachment/Maintenance Agreement with the ASC for the ground sign.
16.3 Amending Development Agreement for 83 Sandwich Street South
Approved the amendments to the Development Agreement for 83 Sandwich Street South to allow for the addition of a fast food restaurant with a drive-thru and 190 parking spaces.
Reports - CAO's Office
17.1 Municipal Lease Policy
Voted to adopt the policy.
17.2 Concussions Policy and Code Adam Alert -- Missing Child Policy
Voted to adopt the Code Adam Alert policy and amend the Concussion policy.
19.3 Maintaining Ontario Municipal Partnership Fund (OMPF) - Town of Mono Correspondence
Directed administration to send correspondence in support of the Town of Mono's and the Town of Minto's resolutions regarding the Ontario Municipal Partnership Fund (OMPF).
20.1 Drainage Board Meeting Minutes - May 7, 2019
Voted to provisionally adopt By-law 2019-052 being a by-law to provide for the bridges over the 6th Concession Drain for David Kryway.