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CITY OF GRANDE PRAIRIE

CIty Council meeting

 

October 19, 2020 AT 3:00 PM

VIA TELECOM

 

 

ATTENDEES

Mayor B. Given

Councillor J. Clayton

Councillor K. P. O’Toole

 

Councillor C. Blackburn

Councillor E. Friesen

Councillor W. Pilat

 

Councillor D. Bressey

Councillor Y. Minhas

Councillor C. Thiessen

 

1.

CALL TO ORDER

 

2.

NATIONAL ANTHEM

 

3.

ADOPTION OF PREVIOUS COUNCIL MEETING MINUTES

 

3.1.

City Council Meeting - Monday, October 5, 2020

 

RECOMMENDATION

 

Council adopt the minutes of the City Council meeting held Monday, October 5, 2020, as presented.

 

4.

ADOPTION OF AGENDA

 

                             RECOMMENDATION

                             Council adopt the agenda as presented.

 

5.

OPEN DELEGATIONS

 

6.

UNFINISHED BUSINESS

 

6.1.

Bylaw C-1260-124 - Land Use Bylaw Amendment

 

RECOMMENDATION

 

Council give third reading to Bylaw C-1260-124, being an amendment to the Land Use Bylaw.

 

7.

REPORTS

 

7.1.

Intermunicipal Negotiating Committee Verbal Update – ICF

 


 

8.

COMMITTEE BUSINESS

 

8.1.

Community Services Committee Meeting - Tuesday, October 13, 2020

 

RECOMMENDATION

 

Council adopt the minutes of the Community Services Committee meeting held Tuesday, October 13, 2020, as presented.

 

8.1.1.

Activity / Reception Centre

 

RECOMMENDATION

 

Council approve the Smith site (legal land description Plan 9825219 Lot 1) for the Activity / Reception Centre.

 

8.2.

Infrastructure & Economic Development Committee Meeting - Tuesday, October 13, 2020

 

RECOMMENDATION

 

Council adopt the minutes of the Infrastructure & Economic Development Committee meeting held Tuesday, October 13, 2020, as presented.

 

8.2.1.

Bee City

 

RECOMMENDATION

 

Council adopt the Bee City Resolution.

 

8.2.2.

Business License Bylaw C-1393

 

RECOMMENDATION

 

Council: 1. Give first reading to Bylaw C-1393, being the Business License Bylaw; 2. Give second reading to Bylaw C-1393; 3. Have third reading of Bylaw C-1393 at this meeting; and 4. Give third reading to Bylaw C-1393, being the Business License Bylaw.

 

8.3.

Corporate Services Committee Meeting - Tuesday, October 13, 2020

 

RECOMMENDATION

 

Council adopt the minutes of the Corporate Services Committee meeting held Tuesday, October 13, 2020, as presented.

 

8.4.

Protective & Social Services Committee Meeting - Tuesday, October 13, 2020

 

RECOMMENDATION

 

Council adopt the minutes of the Protective & Social Services Committee meeting held Tuesday, October 13, 2020, as presented.

 


 

8.4.1.

Commitment to Inclusion

 

RECOMMENDATION

 

Council approve the creation of an annual diversity inclusion report to be shared with Council and the community to provide a mechanism for accountability, transparency and success stories.

 

9.

CORRESPONDENCE

 

9.1.

ACFA Grande Prairie

 

10.

DELEGATION BUSINESS

 

11.

NOTICES OF MOTION

 

12.

RECESS

 

13.

SCHEDULED DELEGATIONS

 

14.

PUBLIC HEARINGS (6:00 PM)

 

14.1.

Land Use Bylaw Amendment C-1260-125

 

14.1.1.

Call to Order

 

14.1.2.

Introduction by Administration

 

SUMMARY

 

The proposed amendment would allow for the development of Permanent Supported Housing with 44 units within the existing 6-storey building downtown.

 

14.1.3.

Presentation/Submissions

 

14.1.4.

Close Public Hearing

 

14.1.5.

Business Arising From the Hearing

 

RECOMMENDATION

 

Council: 1. Give first reading to Bylaw C-1260-125, being an amendment to the Land Use Bylaw; 2. Give second reading to Bylaw C-1260-125; 3. Have third reading of Bylaw C-1260-125 at this meeting; and 4. Give third reading to Bylaw C-1260-125, being an amendment to the Land Use Bylaw.

 

14.2.

Land Use Bylaw Amendment C-1260-126

 

14.2.1.

Call to Order

 


 

14.2.2.

Introduction by Administration

 

SUMMARY

 

The proposed amendment would allow for the development of an approximately 40-unit Permanent Supported Housing development that would provide professional on-site care and supervision for residents requiring such assistance.

 

14.2.3.

Presentation/Submissions

 

14.2.4.

Close Public Hearing

 

14.2.5.

Business Arising From the Hearing

 

RECOMMENDATION

 

Council: 1. Give first reading to Bylaw C-1260-126, being an amendment to the Land Use Bylaw; 2. Give second reading to Bylaw C-1260-126; 3. Have third reading of Bylaw C-1260-126 at this meeting; and 4. Give third reading to Bylaw C-1260-126, being an amendment to the Land Use Bylaw.

 

15.

DELEGATION BUSINESS

 

16.

COUNCIL MEMBER REPORTS

 

Alberta Bilingual Municipalities Association

Alberta Urban Municipalities Association

Combative Sports Commission

Community Advisory Board on Homelessness

Community Enhancement Advisory Committee

Community Futures of Grande Prairie & Region

Disabled Transportation Society

Downtown BIA Association

Economic Development Advisory Committee

Francophone & Francophile Cities Network

Grande Prairie Area Recreational Board

Grande Prairie Airport Commission

Grande Prairie Library Board

Grande Prairie Regional Emergency Partnership

Grande Prairie Regional Recreation Committee

Grande Prairie Regional Tourism Association

Grande Prairie Sports Council

Grande Prairie Storm Board

Grande Prairie Youth Council

Grande Spirit Foundation

ICF Negotiating & Steering Committee

Inter-City Forum on Social Policy

Local Immigration Partnership Council

Mid-Sized Cities Mayors' Group

Mighty Peace Watershed Alliance

Nitehawk Recreation Area Board

 

 

 

 

Northern Alberta Elected Leaders

Peace Library System

S.C.O.R.E.S.

South Peace Regional Archives Society Board

Tri-Municipal Industrial Partnership

 

17.

ADJOURNMENT

 

 

 

 


Due to COVID-19, the City of Grande Prairie has moved all public meetings of Council to an online, livestream platform. They can be viewed publicly by visiting: https://www.cityofgp.com/city-government/council-meetings/meeting-webcast

 

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