City Council - Planning
Revised Meeting Agenda

Council Chambers
Guelph City Hall, 1 Carden Street

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

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Members of the public who have an interest in delegating to item 8.1 Official Plan Amendment 80 - Minister's Decision - 2023 - 2023-175 may register up until 10:00 a.m. on Monday, May 8, 2023.

  • 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:

Call to Order (closed meeting)


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


Bargaining Mandate Update Report - Guelph Professional Firefighters Association Local 467 and Paramedic Services Union, the Ontario Public Service Employees Union Local 231 - 2023-177


Section 239(2) (b), (d), and (k) of the Municipal Act relating to personal matters about an identifiable individual, including municipal or local board employees; labour relations or employee negotiations; and a position, plan, procedure, criteria or instruction to be applied to any negotiations carried on or to be carried on by or on behalf of the municipality or local board.

The following resolutions have been prepared to facilitate Council’s consideration of various matters and are suggested for consideration. If Council wishes to address a specific report in isolation of the Consent Agenda, please identify the item. It will be extracted and dealt with separately as part of the Items for Discussion.

  • Recommendation:
    1. That the By-law, included as Attachment-1, Draft Building By-law Amending By-law, be enacted to amend the Building By-law (2015)-19985, as amended.

*Elia Morrison

  • Recommendation:
    1. That the City Clerk be authorized to publish and serve notice of intention to designate 47 Alice Street pursuant to Part IV, Section 29 of the Ontario Heritage Act.
    2. That the designation bylaw be brought before Council for approval if no objections are received within the thirty (30) day objection period.

Melissa Aldunate, Manager, Policy Planning and Urban Design

  • Recommendation:
    1. That report 2023-175, Official Plan Amendment 80 – Minister’s Decision to approve, with modifications, Official Plan Amendment 80 to the City of Guelph Official Plan, as adopted by By-law (2022)-20731, be received.

Resolution to adopt the By-laws. (Councillor Allt)

  • Recommendation:

    That By-law numbered (2023)-20792 is hereby passed.

A by-law to amend By-law Number (2015)-19985, as amended, being a by-law respecting Building, Demolition, Conditional, Change of Use and Occupancy Permits, Payment of Fees, Inspections, Appointment of Inspectors and a Code of Conduct.

Please provide any announcements, to the Mayor in writing, by 12 noon on the day of the Council meeting.