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City Council - Wednesday, March 8, 7pm (or immediately following General Committee)

Updated: Mar 4

Including deputations on the Service Partners' budget requests


Watch Online: https://www.youtube.com/live/_qSHRgBFed0?feature=share

Agenda: https://barrie.legistar.com/View.ashx?M=A&ID=1086451&GUID=1C2B9D57-1278-44E5-9C16-F9E891918F7C



๐Ÿ“œ๐Ÿ“œ Confirmation of the Minutes


๐Ÿ—ฃ๐ŸŽ™ Deputations


๐Ÿ’ฐ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Barrie Police Service Proposed 2023 Budget Request

๐Ÿ—ฃ๐ŸŽ™ Deputation by Michael Speers

๐Ÿ’ฐ๐Ÿค Service Partners' Proposed 2023 Budget Requests

๐Ÿ—ฃ๐ŸŽ™ Deputation by Morgan Cope


๐Ÿ“๐Ÿ“„ General Committee Report


Section A

๐Ÿ›๏ธ๐Ÿ› Infrastructure and Community Investment Committee

๐Ÿšธ๐Ÿšจ Community Safety Committee

๐Ÿ’ฐ๐Ÿคท Affordability Committee


Section B

๐Ÿ“๐Ÿ˜๏ธ Correspondence from Allandale Neighbourhood Association re: Bill 23

๐Ÿค๐Ÿค Land Disposition Matter โ€“ Victoria Street and Innisfil Street

  • That staff undertake the actions identified in the confidential item for discussion dated February 1, 2023 concerning a confidential land disposition matter - Victoria Street and Innisfil Street.

๐Ÿ‘ฎโฒ๏ธ Enhancement of Proactive Property Standards Bylaw Enforcement

๐Ÿš๏ธ๐ŸŒพ Property Standards

๐Ÿ—บ๏ธ๐Ÿชง Heritage Conservation District โ€“ Blake Street & Dundonald Street Area

  • Proposal: That staff in the Development Services Department investigate the feasibility and costs associated with conducting a study related to Section 40(1) of the Ontario Heritage Act to establish a Heritage Conservation District for the north side of Blake Street and the east side of Dundonald Street and report back to the Heritage Barrie Committee.

  • Receive the correspondence for information purposes (i.e., no action taken)

๐Ÿ“‹๐Ÿง‘โ€๐Ÿ’ป Heritage Planner Position

  • Proposal: That a Heritage Planner position responsible for heritage conservation, preservation, restoration, and promotion for the community be considered as part of the 2023 Budget.

  • Receive the correspondence for information purposes (i.e., no action taken)

๐Ÿฐ๐Ÿ“œ Municipal Heritage Register - 62 High Street

  • Add 62 High Street to the Municipal Heritage Register as a listed property

๐Ÿชง๐Ÿฐ Designated and Listed Properties Plaque Policy

๐Ÿ—บ๏ธ๐Ÿชง Heritage Conservation District

  • Direct staff in Development Services to prepare a report with a description of the Heritage Conservation Districts and report back to the Affordability Committee

๐Ÿ˜๏ธ๐Ÿชง Municipal Street Naming for Streets in the Mapleview South (Innisfil) Ltd. Plan of Subdivision (Ward 10)

๐Ÿšซ๐Ÿ›‘ Mapleton Avenue Stopping Prohibited (Ward 6)

๐Ÿ˜๏ธ๐Ÿ“‘ Community Improvement Plan (CIP) Summary Report โ€“ 2022

  • Staff Report: https://barrie.legistar.com/View.ashx?M=F&ID=11669691&GUID=9DE0F896-7969-4563-BB49-C65D6B84246D

  • Put application intake periods on hold for the Affordable Housing and Redevelopment Grant Programs offered through the CIP until

  • Development Services & Finance have had an opportunity to investigate financial implications of Bill 23, as it relates to Development Charge (DC) exemptions and reductions, and

  • Development Services updates the Affordable Housing Strategy, which may include amending the CIP in response to Bill 23, as well as improving financial incentives offered by the Affordable Housing and Redevelopment Grant Programs

  • Schedule a Statutory Public Meeting to initiate amendments to section 8.2 of the CIP, to provide further clarity with respect to the eligibility requirements for renovations and improvements to heritage buildings that qualify for funding through the Preservation of Built Heritage Grant Program

  • Allow staff to schedule Statutory Public Meetings, when appropriate, to amend the CIP

๐Ÿ“œโณ Bill 109 Implementation Update