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Tuesday, February 14, 2017


6:00 p.m.
Council Chamber, City Hall

1. CALL TO ORDER

2. APPROVAL OF MINUTES – January 17, 2017

3. APPROVAL OF THE ORDER OF BUSINESS AND APPROVAL OF ADDITIONS AND DELETIONS

4. BUSINESS ARISING OUT OF THE MINUTES
5. CALL FOR DECLARATION OF CONFLICT OF INTERESTS
6. MOTIONS OF RECONSIDERATION – NONE
7. MOTIONS OF RESCISSION – NONE
8. CONSIDERATION OF DEFERRED BUSINESS – NONE
9. NOTICES OF TABLED MATTERS – NONE

10. HEARINGS
10.1 PUBLIC HEARINGS - NONE
10.2 VARIANCE APPEAL HEARINGS - NONE

11. CORRESPONDENCE, PETITIONS & DELEGATIONS
11.1 Correspondence - None
11.2 Petitions
11.3 Presentations - None

12. INFORMATION ITEMS BROUGHT FORWARD – NONE

13. REPORTS
13.1 STAFF
13.1.1 Case 20246: Rezoning for the former Briarwood Golf Course Lands, Herring Cove Road, Halifax (First Reading)
Motion:
That Halifax and West Community Council give First Reading to consider approval of the proposed rezoning, as set out in Attachment A of the January 13, 2017 staff report, to rezone a portion of the former Briarwood golf course, located at Herring Cove Road in Halifax from the R-1 (Single Family Dwelling) Zone to the R-2 (Two-Family Dwelling) Zone of the Land Use By-law for Halifax Mainland, and schedule a public hearing; and

13.1.2 Case 20120: Rezoning Request – Lands at Parkmoor Avenue, Hayes Street and Charlton Avenue, Halifax (First Reading)
Motion:
That Halifax and West Community Council give first reading to consider approval of the proposed rezoning, as set out in Attachment A of the December 15, 2016 staff report, to rezone one portion of the lands located at Parkmoor Avenue, Hayes Street and Charlton Avenue in Halifax from the R-1 (Single Family Dwelling) Zone to R-2 (Two-Family Dwelling) Zone and another portion of the same lands from the R-2 Zone to R-1 Zone of the Land Use By-law for Halifax Mainland, and schedule a public hearing

13.2 MEMBERS OF COMMUNITY COUNCIL- NONE

13.3 COMMITTEES:
13.3.1 Heritage Advisory Committee: Case 20405: Amendments to the Halifax MPS and Halifax Peninsula LUB for Halifax Grammar School, 915, 921, 945 and 967 Tower Road, Halifax (First Reading)
Motion:
That Halifax & West Community Council recommend that Regional Council give First Reading to consider the proposed amendments to the Municipal Planning Strategy for Halifax (MPS) and Land Use By-law for Halifax Peninsula (LUB), as set out in Attachments A and B of the January 3, 2017 report, to enable a proposed expansion of the Halifax Grammar School, and schedule a public hearing;

- Memorandum from the District 7 & 8 Planning Advisory Committee dated October 25, 2016

14. MOTIONS

15. IN CAMERA (IN PRIVATE)
The Committee may rise and go into a private In Camera session, in accordance with Section 19 of the Halifax Regional Municipality Charter, for the purpose of dealing with the following:

15.1 Minutes – January 17, 2017

Motion:
Halifax and West Community Council approve the in camera (in private) minutes of January 17, 2017.

16. ADDED ITEMS

17. NOTICES OF MOTION

18. PUBLIC PARTICIPATION

19. DATE OF NEXT MEETING – Wednesday, March 22, 2017

20. ADJOURNMENT

 

INFORMATION ITEMS

1. Memorandum from the Director of Parks and Recreation dated January 11, 2017 re Multiflora Rose (Rosa multiflora)
2. Memorandum from the Legislative Assistant dated February 8, 2017 re Presentations - None

 

For further information regarding this meeting, please contact Sheilagh Edmonds, Legislative Assistant, at maceacs@halifax.ca or 902.490.6520.