City of Toronto Act, 2006 Public Notice

Changes to the On-Street Paid Parking Rates and Hours of Operation
Chapter 910, Parking Machines and Meters and
Changes to Chapter 179, Parking Authority 

Toronto City Council will be considering recommendations to pass by-laws to amend the City of Toronto Municipal Code Chapter 910, Parking Machines and Meters, so as to incorporate changes to the paid parking rates and hours of operation and to amend City of Toronto Municipal Code Chapter 179, Parking Authority to adjust the Parking Authority’s delegated authority.

 

It is proposed that the by-laws be adopted at the City Council meeting to be held on October 2, 2017 or at a subsequent meeting.

The proposed changes are detailed in the report titled, Changes to the On-Street Paid Parking Rates and Hours of Operation.  A schedule setting out the list of proposed by-law amendments to Chapter 910 is attached to the report as Appendix 1 (1.46MB).

The proposed changes to Subsection 179-7D of the City of Toronto Municipal Code, Chapter 179, Parking Authority, are to adjust the Parking Authority’s delegated authority to fix rates for on-street parking metres or parking machines from the existing upper limit of $4.00 (inclusive of HST) per hour to $5.00 (inclusive of HST) per hour.

At its meeting to be held in Committee Room 2, Toronto City Hall on September 25, 2017, at 9:30 a.m. or as soon as possible thereafter, the Government Management Committee of Toronto City Council will hear in person, or by his or her counsel, agent or solicitor, any person who wishes to speak to the matter.

To view or obtain a copy of the report that outlines the proposed changes to City of Toronto Municipal Code Chapter 910, Parking Machines and Meters, visit the City’s website

To submit comments or make a presentation to the Government Management Committee on September 25, 2017, please contact the Committee no later than 12:00 p.m. on September 22, 2017:

Government Management Committee
Toronto City Hall
100 Queen Street West, 10th Floor, West Tower
Toronto, ON M5H 2N2
Telephone: 416-338-5089
Fax: 416-392-1879
Email: gmc@toronto.ca

 

To ask questions regarding the content of the report contact Ian Maher, Vice President of Strategic Planning and I.T., Toronto Parking Authority at 416-393-7291 or by email: imaher@toronto.ca.

Any comments received after the Committee meeting will be forwarded to City Council.

While the staff report sets out proposed changes, the Committee and/or City Council may make amendments and may adopt fees that differ from the recommendations set out in the report.

If this matter is postponed at the Committee meeting or Council meeting or considered at a subsequent Committee or Council meeting, no additional notice will be provided other than the information on the subsequent Committee or Council agenda.  Please contact the above City officials if you require notice in these cases.

The Government Management Committee will make its final recommendations on September 25, 2017, which will be forwarded to City Council at its meeting on October 2, 2017.

Notice to people writing or making presentations to the Government Management Committee:  The City of Toronto Act, 2006 and the City of Toronto Municipal Code authorize the City of Toronto to collect any personal information in your communication or presentation to City Council or its committees.

The City collects this information to enable it to make informed decisions on the relevant issue(s). If you are submitting letters, faxes, e-mails, presentations or other communications to the City, you should be aware that your name and the fact that you communicated with the City will become part of the public record and will appear on the City’s website. The City will also make your communication and any personal information in it – such as your postal address, telephone number or e-mail address – available to the public, unless you expressly request the City to remove it.

Many Committee, Board, and Advisory Body meetings are broadcast live over the internet for the public to view. If you speak at the meeting you will appear in the video broadcast. Video broadcasts are archived and continue to be publicly available.

If you want to learn more about why and how the City collects your information, write to the City Clerk’s Office, City Hall, 100 Queen Street West, Toronto ON M5H 2N2 or by calling 416-338-5089.

Dated at the City of Toronto this 18th day of September, 2017.

Ulli S. Watkiss
City Clerk