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City Council - Wednesday, February 1, 7pm

Updated: Feb 28

The big focus tonight will be the Budget Requests from the Barrie Police Service, Barrie Public Library, and County of Simcoe.

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all present

📜📜 Confirmation of the Minutes

📝📄 General Committee Report

Section A

  • CARRIED unanimously

🏢🤝 Limiting Distance and Encroachment Agreements with Debut Waterfront Residences

  1. Authorize the Director of Legal Services to negotiate and register these agreements with Debut Waterfront Residences:

  2. A Limiting Distance Agreement for 24 Maple Street (current Transit Terminal) where no new building or structure may be constructed within 5m of the north property line abutting 55 Dunlop St. W.

  3. Encroachment Agreements to facilitate canopies over the entrances to the site (which encroach on City-owned land)

  4. In return, Debut Waterfront Residences shall pay:

  5. $10,000 to the city as compensation, as well as an administration fee of $600 to cover staff time

  6. Standard encroachment application fee of $525 and annual encroachment fees of $68.25 for each encroachment

  7. City's costs for preparing reference plans

  8. Insurance for any encroachments over City property

  9. Authorize Mayor and City Clerk to execute the Limiting Distance Agreement, and the Chief Building Official to execute the Limiting Distance Agreement

  10. Authorize Mayor and City Clerk to execute the Encroachment Agreements

🧑‍⚖️🫴 Ontario Land Tribunal Report – Acquisition of 922 Veteran's Drive to facilitate McKay Road Row Expansion and Veteran's Drive New Trunk Watermain (Ward 7)

  1. To receive the Inquiry Officer's Report

  2. Present the Expropriation Bylaw to complete the acquisition of the property