Proposed Municipal Reserve DisposalCouncil voted to refer this item to the next Regular Council meeting to allow time for informal discussion to occur between the commercial business owner and residents of Forest Heights.
Council then voted to amend the agenda to remove the second action item (Municipal Development Plan #940-11 and Land Use Bylaw Amendment #960-54). This was a procedural requirement to support Action item 1.
Motion Amendment Regarding Community Grant Program Funding
Council voted to amend motion #2 adopted during the April 19, 2016 Council Meeting, removing the stipulation that Wild Mountain Music Festival sell a previously used tent, before splitting the shortfall of a cost of a new tent. This allowance is in line with the one year time frame that grant recipients are given for use of the grant funding they have received.
Policy #082 Soccer Fees
Council voted that fees under the "Park Facilities & Spaces User Fee Policy #082" be applied on a proportional facility-use basis.
Third Reading of 2016 Supplementary Property Tax Bylaw #1103
Third reading was given to Bylaw #1103, which admin had previously brought before council on May 3rd for first and second reading.
Request to Cancel Property Tax Penalties - 828 Carmichael Lane
The request was declined, after Councilors ensured that this decision did not keep the property owners from attaining a payment plan or similar support through existing channels.
Information on By-Election for Vacant Councillor Position
Council voted to hold a by-election July 18, 2016, for the vacated position on council. This comes well before the latest possible date, August 8th. Nomination deadline for the election will be June 20th, and anticipated costs for the by-election will total 8,000 dollars.