Special City Council
Revised Meeting Agenda

Remote meeting live streamed
on guelph.ca/live

Changes to the original agenda are noted with an asterisk "*". 

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This meeting will be held by Electronic Participation in accordance with City of Guelph Procedural By-law (2021)-20590. 

  • 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:
*James Krauter, Deputy Treasurer, Manager Taxation Revenue
*Antti Vilkko, General Manager Facilities and Energy Management
*Megan Torza, Windmill Development Group
*Tara Baker, General Manager Finance, City Treasurer

*Marty Williams, Downtown Guelph Business Improvement Area (BIA)
*Doug Minett
*Will Mactaggart

*Marty Williams, Downtown Guelph Business Improvement Area (BIA)

  • 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.