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Scarborough Community Council


Meeting No. 34   Contact Yvonne Davies, Committee Administrator
Meeting Date Tuesday, April 27, 2010
  Phone 416-396-7287
Start Time 9:30 AM
  E-mail scc@toronto.ca
Location Council Chamber, Scarborough Civic Centre
  Chair   Councillor Mike Del Grande  


The Decision Document and Decision Summary are for preliminary reference purposes only.  Please refer to the Committee’s Report to Council or the Minutes for the official record. 

 

Action taken by the Community Council on items that are “delegated” (Community Council makes final decision) are so noted.
 
Declarations of Interest, if any, appear at the end of an item.

 

 

SC34.1 

ACTION

Adopted on Consent 

 

Ward: 35 

20 Holswade Road Private Tree Removal
City Council Decision

City Council on May 11 and 12, 2010, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council grant the request for a permit to remove one (1) privately-owned tree at 20 Holswade Road subject to the applicant planting three replacement trees, including a sugar maple, a silver maple and a honey locust tree.

Background Information (Committee)
Staff Report & Attachments 1-2 - Private Tree Removal - 20 Holswade Road
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2010/sc/bgrd/backgroundfile-28457.pdf)


SC34.2 

ACTION

Adopted on Consent 

 

Ward: 44 

301 Rouge Hills Drive Private Tree Removal
City Council Decision

City Council on May 11 and 12, 2010, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council deny the request for a permit to remove one privately-owned tree at 301 Rouge Hills Drive.

Background Information (Committee)
Staff Report & Attachment 1 - Private Tree Removal - 301 Rouge Hills Drive
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2010/sc/bgrd/backgroundfile-28876.pdf)


SC34.3 

ACTION

 

Delegated 

Ward: 36 

Request for Fence Exemption - 1 Fallingbrook Drive
Committee Decision

Scarborough Community Council:

 

1.         Approved the proposed front yard 1.72 metre high stone/iron fence located on private property at 1 Fallingbrook Drive.

Background Information (Committee)
Staff Report - Fence Exemption - 1 Fallingbrook Drive
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2010/sc/bgrd/backgroundfile-28896.pdf)

Attachment 1 - Photographs - 1 Fallingbrook Drive
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2010/sc/bgrd/backgroundfile-28903.pdf)

Attachment 2 - Drawings - 1 Fallingbrook Drive
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2010/sc/bgrd/backgroundfile-28904.pdf)


SC34.4 

ACTION

 

Delegated 

Ward: 42 

Proposed Renaming of McLevin Community Park
Committee Decision

Scarborough Community Council:

 

1.         Renamed McLevin Community Park located at 180 McLevin Avenue to “Major Abbas Ali Park” in honour of Major Abbas Ali’s significant contributions to the McLevin Community and City of Toronto.

Decision Advice and Other Information

Scarborough Community Council received a petition containing approximately 1450 signatures in support of renaming McLevin Park to Major Abbas Ali Park, a copy of which is on file in the City Clerk's Office, Scarborough Civic Centre.

Background Information (Committee)
Staff Report - Proposed Renaming of McLevin Community Park
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2010/sc/bgrd/backgroundfile-29061.pdf)


SC34.5 

ACTION

Adopted on Consent 

 

Ward: 42 

Assumption of Services 8800 Sheppard Avenue East - Mattamy (Rouge) Limited - Phase 2 - Registered Plan of Subdivision 66M-2415
City Council Decision

City Council on May 11 and 12, 2010, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council assume the services installed for Registered Plan 66M-2415 and that the City formally assume the roads within the Plan of Subdivision.

 

2.         City Council authorize the Legal Services Division to release the portion of the performance guarantee held with respect to this development Plan 66M-2415.

 

3.         City Council direct that an assumption By-law be prepared to assume the public highways and municipal services in Subdivision Plan 66M-2415.

 

4.         City Council authorize and direct the City Solicitor to register the assumption By-law in the Land Registry Office, at the expense of the Owner.

 

5.         City Council authorize the City Clerk and Treasurer to sign any release or other documentation necessary to give effect thereto.

 

6.         City Council authorize the appropriate City officials to transfer ownership of the street lighting system constructed within Plan of Subdivision No. 66M-2415 to Toronto Hydro.

Background Information (Committee)
Staff Report & Attachment 1 - Assumption of Services - 8800 Sheppard Avenue East
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2010/sc/bgrd/backgroundfile-28993.pdf)


SC34.6 

ACTION

Adopted on Consent 

 

Ward: 42 

Assumption of Services Oasis Boulevard, South of Passmore Avenue and West of Staines Road - Morningside Heights Community - Registered Plans of Subdivision 66M-2391, 66M-2392 and 66M-2393
City Council Decision

City Council on May 11 and 12, 2010, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council assume the services installed for Registered Plans 66M-2391, 66M-2392 and 66M-2393 and that the City formally assume the roads within the Plans of Subdivision.

 

2.         City Council authorize the Legal Services Division to release the performance guarantee with the exception of a cash deposit in the amount of $100,000.00 as set out in the report.

 

3.         City Council direct that an assumption By-law be prepared to assume the public highways and municipal services in Subdivision Plans 66M-2391, 66M-2392 and 66M-2393.

 

4.         City Council authorize and direct the City Solicitor to register the assumption By-law in the Land Registry Office, at the expense of the Owner.

 

5.         City Council authorize the City Clerk and Treasurer to sign any release or other documentation necessary to give effect thereto.

 

6.         City Council authorize the appropriate City officials to transfer ownership of the street lighting system constructed within Plan of Subdivision Nos. 66M-2391, 66M-2392 and 66M-2393 to Toronto Hydro.

Background Information (Committee)
Staff Report & Attachment 1 - Assumption of Services - Oasis Boulevard
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2010/sc/bgrd/backgroundfile-28990.pdf)


SC34.7 

ACTION

Adopted on Consent 

 

Ward: 44 

Assumption of Services - 1039211 Ontario Limited, in trust 28T Evenwood Drive
City Council Decision

City Council on May 11 and 12, 2010, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council assume the services installed for this development and that the City formally assume the road within the development.

 

2.         City Council authorize the Legal Services Division to release the portion of the performance guarantee held with respect to this development.

 

3.         City Council direct that an assumption By-law be prepared to assume the public highway and municipal services in this development.

 

4.         City Council authorize and direct the City Solicitor to register the assumption By-law in the Land Registry Office, at the expense of the Owner.

 

5.         City Council authorize the City Clerk and Treasurer be authorized to sign any release or other documentation necessary to give effect thereto.

 

6.         City Council authorize the appropriate City officials to transfer ownership of the street lighting system constructed within the development to Toronto Hydro.

Background Information (Committee)
Staff Report & Attachment 1 - Assumption of Services - 28T Evenwood Drive
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2010/sc/bgrd/backgroundfile-28992.pdf)


SC34.8 

ACTION

Amended 

 

Ward: 40 

Traffic Control Signal Study - Birchmount Road and Rolark Drive, Birchmount Road and Florina Boulevard
City Council Decision

City Council on May 11 and 12, 2010, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council not approve the installation of Traffic Control Signals at the intersection of Birchmount Road and Rolark Drive.

 

2.         City Council not approve the installation of Traffic Control Signals at the intersection of Birchmount Road and Florina Boulevard.

 

3.         City Council not pass or amend the appropriate by-law(s) accordingly.

Background Information (Committee)
Staff Report - Traffic Control Signal Study - Birchmount Road
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2010/sc/bgrd/backgroundfile-29164.pdf)

Location Plan - Birchmount Road at Rolark Drive
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2010/sc/bgrd/backgroundfile-29165.pdf)


8a Traffic Control Signal Study Birchmount Road and Rolark Drive
Background Information (Committee)
Staff Report - Traffic Control Signal Study - Birchmount Road and Rolark Drive
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2010/sc/bgrd/backgroundfile-27485.pdf)

Location Plan - Birchmount Road at Rolark Drive
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2010/sc/bgrd/backgroundfile-27484.pdf)


SC34.9 

ACTION

 

Delegated 

Ward: 35 

Proposed Standing Prohibitions on the west side of Mendelssohn Street
Committee Decision

Scarborough Community Council:

 

1.         Enacted the standing regulation identified in Appendix 1 of the report (March 31, 2010) from the Acting Director, Transportation Services, Scarborough District.

 

2.         Amended the appropriate by-law(s) accordingly.

Background Information (Committee)
Staff Report - Standing Prohibitions - Mendelssohn Street
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2010/sc/bgrd/backgroundfile-29068.pdf)

Location Plan - Mendelssohn Street
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2010/sc/bgrd/backgroundfile-29069.pdf)


SC34.10 

ACTION

 

Delegated 

Ward: 36 

Proposed Parking Regulation Amendments on the Both Side of Comrie Terrace West of Brimley Road (South Intersection)
Committee Decision

Scarborough Community Council:

 

1.         Enacted the parking regulations, as identified in Appendix 1 of the report (April 6, 2010) from the Acting Director, Transportation Services, Scarborough District.

 

2.         Passed or amended the appropriate by-law accordingly.

Background Information (Committee)
Staff Report - Parking Regulation - Comrie Terrace
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2010/sc/bgrd/backgroundfile-29077.pdf)

Location Plan - Comrie Terrace
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2010/sc/bgrd/backgroundfile-29078.pdf)


SC34.11 

ACTION

 

Delegated 

Ward: 37 

Proposed Minor Street Stop Signs Murray Glen Drive Area
Committee Decision

Scarborough Community Council:

 

1.         Enacted the compulsory stop regulation(s), as identified in Appendix 1 of the report (April 6, 2010) from the Acting Director, Transportation Services, Scarborough District.

 

2.         Amended the appropriate by-law(s) accordingly.

Background Information (Committee)
Staff Report - Minor Street Stop Signs - Murray Glen Drive Area
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2010/sc/bgrd/backgroundfile-29080.pdf)

Location Plan - Murray Glen Drive Area
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2010/sc/bgrd/backgroundfile-29081.pdf)


SC34.12 

ACTION

 

Delegated 

Ward: 37 

Proposed Speed Limit Reduction in the Wexford-Maryvale Neighbourhood
Committee Decision

Scarborough Community Council:

 

1.         Adopted the 40 kilometre per hour speed limit on Robertsfield Crescent, Ivordale Crescent, Ivorwood Crescent, Delfield Road, Jayfield Road, Greylawn Crescent, Babson Road, Lynvalley Crescent, Dewey Drive and Princeway Drive as identified in Appendix 1 of the report (April 6, 2010) from the Acting Director, Transportation Services, Scarborough District.

 

2.         Directed that the appropriate by-law(s) be passed or amended accordingly.

Background Information (Committee)
Staff Report - Speed Limit Reduction - Wexford-Maryvale Neighbourhood
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2010/sc/bgrd/backgroundfile-29085.pdf)

Location Plan - Wexford-Maryvale Neighbourhood
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2010/sc/bgrd/backgroundfile-29086.pdf)


SC34.13 

ACTION

 

Delegated 

Ward: 38 

Proposed Parking Prohibition - Omni Drive between Brimley Road and Borough Drive
Committee Decision

Scarborough Community Council:

 

1.         Rescinded the parking regulations, as identified in Appendix 1 of the report (April 6, 2010) from the Acting Director, Transportation Services, Scarborough District.

 

2.         Enacted the no stopping regulations, as identified in Appendix 2 of the report (April 6, 2010) from the Acting Director, Transportation Services, Scarborough District.

 

3.         Passed or amended the appropriate by-law(s) accordingly.

Background Information (Committee)
Staff Report - Parking Prohibition - Omni Drive
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2010/sc/bgrd/backgroundfile-29091.pdf)

Location Plan - Omni Drive
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2010/sc/bgrd/backgroundfile-29092.pdf)


SC34.14 

ACTION

Adopted on Consent 

 

Ward: 42 

Speed Limit and Stopping Regulation on Finch Avenue East From Neilson Road to Morningside Avenue
City Council Decision

City Council on May 11 and 12, 2010, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council rescind the speed limit and parking regulation(s), as identified in Appendix 1 of the report (April 6, 2010) from the Acting Director, Transportation Services, Scarborough District.

 

2.         City Council enact the stopping regulation(s), as identified in Appendix 2 of the report (April 6, 2010) from the Acting Director, Transportation Services, Scarborough District.

 

3.         City Council pass or amend the appropriate by-law(s) accordingly.

Background Information (Committee)
Staff Report - Speed Limit and Stopping Regulation - Finch Avenue
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2010/sc/bgrd/backgroundfile-29094.pdf)

Location Plan - Finch Avenue - From Neilson Road to Morningside Avenue
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2010/sc/bgrd/backgroundfile-29095.pdf)


SC34.15 

ACTION

Adopted on Consent 

 

Ward: 42 

Highway Alteration By-law Steeles Avenue East between Markham Road and Tapscott Road, and Markham Road at Steeles Avenue East
City Council Decision

City Council on May 11 and 12, 2010, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council authorize the recommended road alterations at the intersection of Markham Road and Steeles Avenue East and on Steeles Avenue East between Markham Road and Tapscott Road as identified in Appendix 1 of the report (April 7, 2010) from the Acting Director, Transportation Services, Scarborough District.

 

2.         City Council rescind the “One Way Traffic Lanes” regulation, as identified in the Appendix 2 of the report (April 7, 2010) from the Acting Director, Transportation Services, Scarborough District.

 

3.         City Council enact the “One Way Traffic Lanes” regulations, as identified in the Appendix 3 of the report (April 7, 2010) from the Acting Director, Transportation Services, Scarborough District.

 

4.         City Council pass and amend the appropriate by-law(s) accordingly.

Background Information (Committee)
Staff Report - Highway Alteration - Steeles Avenue East
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2010/sc/bgrd/backgroundfile-29098.pdf)

Location Plan - Steeles Avenue East at Tapscott Road
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2010/sc/bgrd/backgroundfile-29099.pdf)

Location Plan - Steeles Avenue East and Markham Road
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2010/sc/bgrd/backgroundfile-29100.pdf)


SC34.16 

ACTION

Adopted on Consent 

 

Ward: 43, 44 

Proposed No Standing Anytime Regulation on the east and west sides of Morningside Avenue from Kingston Road to Lawrence Avenue East
City Council Decision

City Council on May 11 and 12, 2010, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council enact the No Standing Anytime regulation(s), as identified in Appendix 1 of the report (April 6, 2010) from the Acting Director, Transportation Services, Scarborough District.

 

2.         City Council pass or amend the appropriate by-law(s) accordingly.

Background Information (Committee)
Staff Report - No Standing Anytime Regulation - Morningside Avenue
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2010/sc/bgrd/backgroundfile-29105.pdf)

Location Plan - Morningside Avenue - Kingston Road to Lawrence Avenue East
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2010/sc/bgrd/backgroundfile-29106.pdf)


SC34.17 

ACTION

 

 

Ward: 43 

Proposed Traffic Control Signal on Lawrence Avenue East at Susan Street
Committee Decision

Scarborough Community Council deferred consideration of  the item until its meeting on May 25, 2010.

Background Information (Committee)
Staff Report - Traffic Control Signal - Lawrence Avenue East at Susan Street
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2010/sc/bgrd/backgroundfile-29108.pdf)

Location Plan - Lawrence Avenue East at Susan Street
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2010/sc/bgrd/backgroundfile-29109.pdf)


SC34.18 

ACTION

 

Delegated 

Ward: 44 

All-Way Stop Controls Not Recommended Evenwood Avenue and Closson Drive/Newmain Court
Committee Decision

Scarborough Community Council:

 

1.         Approved the installation of all-way stop controls at the intersection of Evenwood Avenue and Closson Drive/Newmain Court.

 

2.         Directed that the appropriate by-law(s) be prepared accordingly.

Background Information (Committee)
Staff Report - All-Way Stop Controls - Evenwood Avenue
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2010/sc/bgrd/backgroundfile-29110.pdf)

Location Plan - Evenwood Avenue and Closson Drive/Newmain Court
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2010/sc/bgrd/backgroundfile-29111.pdf)


SC34.19 

ACTION

Adopted on Consent 

 

Ward: 44 

Proposed Permanent Closure and Sale of the Walkway Located between 48 and 50 Broadbridge Drive
City Council Decision

City Council on May 11 and 12, 2010, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council permanently close the public walkway located between 48 and 50 Broadbridge Drive, shown as Parts 1 and 2 on Sketch No. PS-2007-188 (the “Walkway”), subject to compliance with the requirements of the City of Toronto Municipal Code Chapter 162.

 

2.         City Council direct Transportation Services staff to give notice to the public of a proposed by-law to close the Walkway in accordance with the requirements of City of Toronto Municipal Code, Chapter 162, with the Scarborough Community Council to hear any member of the public who wishes to speak to the matter during consideration of the proposed by-law.

 

3.         City Council direct Transportation Services staff to advise the public of the proposed closure of the Walkway prior to implementation, in accordance with the requirements of the Municipal Class Environmental Assessment for Schedule “A+” activities, by posting notice of the proposed closure on the Notices page of the City of Toronto’s website for at least five working days prior to the Scarborough Community Council meeting at which the proposed by-law to close the Walkway will be considered.

 

4.         City Council accept the Offer to Purchase from Alan John Schnurr and Renee Denise Schnurr at 48 Broadbridge Drive to purchase approximately 51.1 square metres of land shown as Part 2 on Sketch No. PS-2007-188 in the amount of $3,000.00 substantially on the terms and conditions outlined in Appendix “A” to the report (April 7, 2010) from the General Manager, Transportation Services and the Chief Corporate Officer.

 

5.         City Council accept the Offer to Purchase from Benedict K. Y. Chan and Regina Man Yee Chan at 50 Broadbridge Drive to purchase approximately 51.1 square metres of land shown as Part 1 on Sketch No. PS-2007-188 in the amount of $3,000.00 substantially on the terms and conditions outlined in Appendix “B” to the report (April 7, 2010) from the General Manager, Transportation Services and the Chief Corporate Officer.

 

6.         City Council authorize each of the Chief Corporate Officer and the Director of Real Estate Services severally to accept the Offer to Purchase on behalf of the City.

 

7.         City Council grant authority to direct a portion of the proceeds of closing to fund the outstanding expenses related to the completion of the sale transaction.

 

8.         City Council authorize the City Solicitor to complete the transaction on behalf of the City, including paying any necessary expenses, amending the closing, due diligence and other dates, and amending and waiving terms and conditions, on such terms as she considers reasonable.

Background Information (Committee)
Staff Report - Closure and Sale of the Walkway - 48 and 50 Broadbridge Drive
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2010/sc/bgrd/backgroundfile-29113.pdf)

Location Map - 48 and 50 Broadbridge Drive
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2010/sc/bgrd/backgroundfile-29115.pdf)


SC34.20 

ACTION

Adopted on Consent 

 

Ward: 35 

Lands on the south side of Bell Estate Road, east side of Dairy Drive, north and south sides of Ethel Bell Terrace, and east and west sides of John Bell Crescent Part Lot Control Exemption Application Final Report
City Council Decision

City Council on May 11 and 12, 2010, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council enact a part lot control exemption by-law with respect to Blocks 3 to 12 and 19, Plan M-2469, to be prepared to the satisfaction of the City Solicitor and to expire two years following enactment by City Council.

 

2.         City Council require the owner to provide proof of payment of all current property taxes for the subject lands to the satisfaction of the City Solicitor, prior to the enactment of the part lot control exemption by-law.

 

3.         City Council authorize and direct the City Solicitor to register the part lot control exemption by-law on title.

Background Information (Committee)
Staff Report and Attachments 1-6 - Bell Estate Road
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2010/sc/bgrd/backgroundfile-29014.pdf)


SC34.21 

ACTION

 

 

Ward: 41 

8 & 10 Donalda Crescent Official Plan & Rezoning Application - Preliminary Report
Committee Decision

Scarborough Community Council:

 

1.         Directed Planning Staff to schedule a community consultation meeting for the lands at 8 and 10 Donalda Crescent, together with the Ward Councillor.

 

2.         Directed Planning Staff to give Notice for the community consultation meeting to landowners and residents within 360 metres of the site and that the cost be borne by the Applicant.

 

3.         Directed City Clerk's Staff to give Notice for the public meeting under the Planning Act according to the regulations under the Planning Act.

Background Information (Committee)
Staff Report and Attachments 1-4 - 8 & 10 Donalda Crescent
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2010/sc/bgrd/backgroundfile-29006.pdf)


SC34.22 

ACTION

Adopted on Consent 

 

Ward: 35 

671 Warden Avenue Common Elements Condominium and Part Lot Control Exemption Applications Final Report
City Council Decision

City Council on May 11 and 12, 2010, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council, in accordance with the delegated approval under By-law 229-2000, as amended, be advised that the Chief Planner intends to approve the draft plan of common elements condominium, as generally illustrated on Attachment 1 to the report (April 6, 2010) from the Director, Community Planning, Scarborough District, subject to:

 

a.         the conditions as generally listed in Attachment 3 to the report (April 6, 2010) from the Director, Community Planning, Scarborough District, which, unless as otherwise noted, must be fulfilled prior to the release of the plan of condominium for registration; and

 

b.         any such revisions to the proposed condominium plan or any such additional or modified conditions as the Chief Planner may deem to be appropriate to address matters arising from the on-going technical review of this development.

 

2.         City Council enact a part lot control exemption by-law with respect to Blocks 13 to 15 of Plan M-2469, to be prepared to the satisfaction of the City Solicitor and to expire two years following enactment by City Council.

 

3.         City Council require the owner to provide proof of payment of all current property taxes for the subject lands to the satisfaction of the City Solicitor, prior to the enactment of the part lot control exemption by-law.

 

4.         City Council, prior to the introduction of the part lot control exemption Bill, require the owner to register, to the satisfaction of the City Solicitor, a Section 118 Restriction under the Land Titles Act agreeing not to transfer or charge any part of the lands without the written consent of the Chief Planner or his designate.

 

5.         City Council authorize the City Solicitor to take the necessary steps to release the Section 118 Restriction from title at such time as confirmation is received that the Common Elements Condominium has been registered.

 

6.         City Council authorize and direct the City Solicitor to register the part lot control exemption by-law on title.

Decision Advice and Other Information

The Scarborough Community Council held a statutory public meeting on April 27, 2010, and notice was given in accordance with the Planning Act.

Background Information (Committee)
Staff Report and Attachments 1-4 - 671 Warden Avenue
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2010/sc/bgrd/backgroundfile-29001.pdf)


SC34.23 

ACTION

Adopted on Consent 

 

Ward: 42 

2761 Markham Road Rezoning Application Final Report
City Council Decision

City Council on May 11 and 12, 2010, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council amend the zoning by-law for the Tapscott Employment District West Zoning By-law No. 24982, for the lands at 2761 Markham Road, substantially in accordance with the draft zoning by-law amendment attached as Attachment 7 to the report (April 6, 2010) from the Director, Community Planning, Scarborough District.

 

2.         City Council authorize the City Solicitor to make such stylistic and technical changes to the draft zoning by-law amendment as may be required.

Decision Advice and Other Information

The Scarborough Community Council held a statutory public meeting on April 27, 2010, and notice was given in accordance with the Planning Act.

Background Information (Committee)
Staff Report - Rezoning Application - 2761 Markham Road
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2010/sc/bgrd/backgroundfile-29047.pdf)


SC34.24 

ACTION

 

Delegated 

Ward: 35 

Proposed Renaming of Stamford Park
Committee Decision

Scarborough Community Council requested the General Manager, Parks, Forestry and Recreation to report to the Scarborough Community Council for its meeting on May 25, 2010, with a recommendation to rename Stamford Park to McPherson Park.

Background Information (Committee)
Letter from Councillor Adrian Heaps - Park Renaming
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2010/sc/bgrd/backgroundfile-28843.pdf)


SC34.25 

ACTION

Withdrawn 

 

Ward: 43 

Protection of the Scarborough Waterfront
City Council Decision

Speaker Bussin ruled this Item out of order at City Council on May 11 and 12, 2010.

City Council Advice and Other Information

Speaker Bussin ruled that the recommendation of the Scarborough Community Council concern matters which are seized by the Executive Committee because the debate that took place at Scarborough Community Council was, for all intents and purposes, a debate about wind turbines and not about the broader topic of land use along the Scarborough waterfront.  Accordingly, Item SC34.25 was ruled out of order.

Background Information (Committee)
Letter from Councillor Paul Ainslie
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2010/sc/bgrd/backgroundfile-28456.pdf)


SC34.26 

ACTION

Adopted on Consent 

 

Ward: 44 

Ontario Municipal Board Hearing - 260 Beechgrove Drive - Committee of Adjustment Decision
City Council Decision

City Council on May 11 and 12, 2010, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council authorize the City Solicitor to attend the Ontario Municipal Board (OMB) hearing in support of the Committee of Adjustment's decisions regarding 260 Beechgrove Drive (B054/09SC; A226/09SC; A227/09SC and A228/09SC).

Background Information (Committee)
Letter from Councillor Moeser - OMB Hearing - 260 Beechgrove Drive
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2010/sc/bgrd/backgroundfile-28761.pdf)

Committee of Adjustment Notice of Decision - File B054/09SC
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2010/sc/bgrd/backgroundfile-28762.pdf)

Committee of Adjustment Notice of Decision - File A226/09SC
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2010/sc/bgrd/backgroundfile-28763.pdf)

Committee of Adjustment Notice of Decision - File A227/09SC
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2010/sc/bgrd/backgroundfile-28764.pdf)

Committee of Adjustment Notice of Decision - File A228-09SC
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2010/sc/bgrd/backgroundfile-28765.pdf)


SC34.27 

ACTION

Adopted on Consent 

 

Ward: 44 

Events of Municipal Significance for Liquor Licensing Purposes
City Council Decision

City Council on May 11 and 12, 2010, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council, for liquor licensing purposes, advise the Alcohol and Gaming Commission, that it has no objection to the request for an extension to the existing liquor licence for the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 258 at 45 Lawson Road, to allow for an outside beer garden during the annual Highland Creek Canada Day Parade to be held on Thursday, July 1, 2010, which has been endorsed by the Scarborough Community Council as an event of community and/or municipal significance.

Decision Advice and Other Information

Scarborough Community Council:

 

1.         Endorsed the annual Highland Creek Canada Day Parade to be held on Thursday, July 1, 2010, at the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 258, 45 Lawson Road, and declared it to be an event of municipal and/or community significance.

 

2.         Endorsed having the fees waived for the cost of installing the banner across Lawson Road for the Highland Creek Canada Day Parade.

 

3.         Endorsed the Port Union Waterfront Festival to be held on Saturday, June 12, 2010 from 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. at the Port Union Village Common, located at the foot of Port Union Road, south of Lawrence Avenue East in Scarborough, and declared it to be an event of municipal and/or community significance.

Background Information (Committee)
Letter from Councillor Moeser - Highland Creek Annual Canada Day Event
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2010/sc/bgrd/backgroundfile-28766.pdf)


27a Events of Municipal Significance for Liquor Licensing Purposes
Background Information (Committee)
Letter - April 20, 2010 - Port Union Waterfront Festival
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2010/sc/bgrd/backgroundfile-29655.pdf)


SC34.28 

Presentation

 

 

Ward: 35, 36, 37, 38, 39, 40, 41, 42, 43, 44 

Toronto Transit Commission Project Construction in the Scarborough Community
Committee Decision

Scarborough Community Council received the presentation by Councillor Thompson.

Decision Advice and Other Information

Scarborough Community Council received a letter (April 27, 2010) from Councillor Thompson providing an update on the Transit City Light Rail Plan.


SC34.29 

ACTION

 

Delegated 

Ward: 41 

Request to Grant or Refuse the Application to Demolish a Residential Building at 12 Hallbank Terrace with No Building Permit Issued
Committee Decision

Scarborough Community Council:

 

1.         Approved the application to demolish the subject residential building with the following conditions: 

 

a.         that a construction fence be erected in accordance with the provisions of the Municipal Code, Chapter 363, Article III, if deemed appropriate by the Chief Building Official;

 

b.         that all debris and rubble be removed immediately after demolition;

 

c.         that the site be maintained free of garbage and weeds, in accordance with the Municipal Code Chapter 623-5 and 629-10, paragraph B;

 

d.         that any holes on the property are backfilled with clean fill;

 

e.         that the approval of Toronto Public Health is obtained prior to the permit issuance.

Background Information (Committee)
Staff Report - Demolition - 12 Hallbank Terrace
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2010/sc/bgrd/backgroundfile-29649.pdf)

Attachments 1 and 2
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2010/sc/bgrd/backgroundfile-29650.pdf)


SC34.30 

ACTION

Adopted on Consent 

 

Ward: 37 

2157-2183 Lawrence Avenue East - Appeal of Committee of Adjustment Decision at Ontario Municipal Board
City Council Decision

City Council on May 11 and 12, 2010, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council direct the City Solicitor to appeal the Decision of the Committee of Adjustment and then to attend a not yet scheduled Ontario Municipal Board hearing with respect to 2157-2183 Lawrence Avenue East and take the position that the variance should not be granted since it is not in the best interest of the community.

Background Information (Committee)
Letter from Councillor Thompson - 2157-2183 Lawrence Avenue East
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2010/sc/bgrd/backgroundfile-29671.pdf)

Committee of Adjustment - Notice of Decision dated April 14, 2010
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2010/sc/bgrd/backgroundfile-29672.pdf)


SC34.31 

ACTION

Adopted on Consent 

 

Ward: 41 

37 Fulham Street - Appeal of Committee of Adjustment Decision at Ontario Municipal Board
City Council Decision

City Council on May 11 and 12, 2010, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council authorize the City Solicitor to attend the Ontario Municipal Board hearing in support of the Committee of Adjustment decision regarding 37 Fulham Street (A051/10SC).

Background Information (Committee)
Letter from Councillor Lee - 37 Fulham Street
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2010/sc/bgrd/backgroundfile-29686.pdf)

Committee of Adjustment - Notice of Decision dated March 24, 2010
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2010/sc/bgrd/backgroundfile-29687.pdf)


SC34.32 

ACTION

 

 

Ward: 38 

Development Application at Corporate Drive
Committee Decision

Scarborough Community Council requested the Director, Community Planning, Scarborough District,  to bring forward the report on the Menkes development application at Corporate Drive to the meeting of Scarborough Community Council to be held on June 22, 2010, at 1:30 p.m.


SC34.33 

ACTION

 

 

Ward: 44 

17 Island Road
Committee Decision

Scarborough Community Council requested the City Solicitor, in consultation with appropriate City staff,  to report back to the next meeting of the Community Council on May 25, 2010, providing an update on the property at 17 Island Road.


SC34.34 

ACTION

 

Delegated 

 

Enactment of By-laws
Committee Decision

General Bills

Scarborough Community Council enacted By-laws 408-2010 to 415-2010.

 

Confirmatory Bills

The Scarborough Community Council passed a Confirmatory Bill as By-law 416-2010.

Background Information (Committee)
Scarborough Community Council By-law Index for April 27, 2010
(http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2010/sc/bgrd/backgroundfile-29705.pdf)