Special City Council
Meeting Agenda

Remote meeting live streamed
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Changes to the original agenda are noted with an asterisk "*". 

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  • Recommendation:

    That the Council of the City of Guelph now hold a meeting that is closed to the public, pursuant to the Municipal Act, to consider:

Disclosure of Pecuniary Interest and General Nature Thereof (closed items)

Baker District Project Update - Closed - 2021-231

Section 239 (2)(c) and (f) of the Municipal Act, related to a proposed or pending acquisition or disposition of land by the municipality or local board and advice that is subject to solicitor-client privilege, including communications necessary for that purpose.

Staff Presentation:
Antti Vilkko, General Manager Facilities and Energy Management
Christopher Cooper, General Manager Legal Realty and Court Services, City Solicitor
James Krauter, Deputy Treasurer, Manager Taxation Revenue
Tara Baker, General Manager Finance, City Treasurer

  • Recommendation:
    1. That the Urban Design Master Plan (UDMP) for the Baker District Redevelopment be approved.
    2. That $15.9 million for two levels of underground public parking for the Baker District be approved and funded $7 million from parking rates and $8.9 million from taxation sources.
    3. That the Sustainable Neighbourhood Action Plan (also called One Planet Action Plan) for the Baker District as directed in report IDE-2019-17 be approved and that staff be directed to work with Windmill Development Group Ltd. to finalize the Federation of Canadian Municipalities/Green Municipal Fund project.