June 16, 2022 Community Planning & Economic Development Standing Committee

Date:

Time: 10:00 a.m.

Location: Council Chamber, 3rd Floor City Hall, 1841 Argyle Street, Halifax

Agenda

1. CALL TO ORDER AND LAND ACKNOWLEDGEMENT

2. APPROVAL OF MINUTES – April 21, 2022

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. CORRESPONDENCE, PETITIONS & DELEGATIONS
10.1 Correspondence 
10.2 Petitions
10.3 Presentations

10.3.1 Northern Suburban Area Outdoor Community Recreational and Teaching Facility – Rita Nigam, HRM Northern Suburban Area Community Turf Committee [PDF]

- Presentation [PDF]

10.3.2 Policy Barriers to Environmental Protection – Kortney Dunsby, Sustainable Cities Coordinator for the Ecology Action Centre, & Coordinator of Our HRM Alliance [PDF]

- Presentation [PDF]

11. INFORMATION ITEMS BROUGHT FORWARD – NONE

12. REPORTS
12.1 STAFF

12.1.1 Potential Changes to By-Law N-200 Respecting Construction-Related Noise
(i) Community Planning and Economic Development Standing Committee report dated July 16, 2021 [PDF]
(ii) Supplementary Recommendation Report dated May 20, 2022 [PDF]

- Staff Presentation [PDF]

Motion
That Community Planning and Economic Development Standing Committee recommend that Regional Council adopt the revised By-law N-207, amending By-law N-200 Respecting Noise, as set out in Attachment B of the May 20, 2022 report.

12.2 MEMBERS OF STANDING COMMITTEE – NONE 
12.3 COMMUNITY DESIGN ADVISORY COMMITTEE – NONE 
12.4 HERITAGE ADVISORY COMMITTEE – NONE 

13. MOTIONS – NONE 

14. IN CAMERA (IN PRIVATE)
Council 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:

14.1 PERSONNEL MATTER – Private and Confidential Report
A matter pertaining to an identifiable individual or group
Motion:

That Community Planning and Economic Development Standing Committee: 

1.    Adopt the recommendations as outlined in the private and confidential staff report dated May 18, 2022; and 

2.    Direct that the staff report dated May 18, 2022 be maintained as private and confidential.

15. ADDED ITEMS

16. NOTICES OF MOTION

17. PUBLIC PARTICIPATION

18. DATE OF NEXT MEETING – July 21, 2022 (if required)

19. ADJOURNMENT

INFORMATION ITEMS 

1. Information report from the Legislative Assistant dated June 8, 2022 re: Presentation Requests [PDF]

For further information regarding this meeting, please contact Simon Ross-Siegel, Legislative Assistant, at rosssis@halifax.ca or 902-292-3962

To submit correspondence, email clerks@halifax.ca 
More information: https://www.halifax.ca/city-hall/regional-council/communicating-halifax-regional-council