November 17, 2022 Community Planning and 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 ACKNOWLEDGMENT

1.1 ELECTION OF CHAIR AND VICE CHAIR

2. APPROVAL OF MINUTES – September 15, 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 Hubbards Streetscape Project Placemaking Plan – Melanie McIvor, Community Chair, Hubbards Streetscape Project [PDF]
- Presentation [PDF] (Large 11 Mb)

10.3.2 Halifax Public Gardens Proposal - Robert Pace, Chair of the Board of Public Gardens Foundation [PDF]

- Presentation [PDF] (Large 14 Mb)

11. INFORMATION ITEMS BROUGHT FORWARD – NONE

12. REPORTS
12.1 STAFF

12.1.1 Proposed 2023 Meeting Schedule [PDF]
Motion
That Community Planning and Economic Development Standing Committee approve the proposed 2023 Community Planning and Economic Development Standing Committee meeting schedule as outlined in the staff memorandum.

12.1.2 Councillor Appointments to Boards and Committees
Motion
That the Community Planning and Economic Development Standing Committee appoint one (1) member to the Executive Standing Committee commencing December 1, 2022, for a term to November 2024.

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) – NONE

15. ADDED ITEMS

15.1 Bedford West Park Facilities [PDF] (Large 11 Mb)
- Staff Presentation [PDF]

Motion
That the Community Planning and Economic Development Standing Committee recommend that Halifax Regional Council adopt the Bedford West Park Facilities Plan as set out in Attachment B of the November 14, 2022 report as a guiding document for future park improvements in the Community of Bedford West.

16. NOTICES OF MOTION

17. PUBLIC PARTICIPATION

18. DATE OF NEXT MEETING – January 19, 2023

19. ADJOURNMENT

INFORMATION ITEMS 

1. Information report from the Legislative Assistant dated November 7, 2022 re: Presentation Requests [PDF]
2. Information report from Jacques Dubé, Chief Administrative Officer dated October 28, 2022 re: Halifax Green Network Plan 2021 Progress Report [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