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Events, decisions, and reports at City Council for the week of June 20, 2022

June 23 2022 –

Vancouver City Council met this week with some members joining electronically and others in person, to hear and discuss a variety of topics during Council, and Standing Committee on Policy and Strategic Priorities. 

Tuesday, June 21

This week’s Council began with Mayor Kennedy Stewart giving remarks on and reading the National Indigenous Peoples Day proclamation. This was followed by the approval of the following reports and referral reports on consent:

After that, the Council approved the following reports:

Council approved By-laws 1 to 46 (16 MB), then the following Administrative Motions and Council Members’ Motions:

Council Members’ Motion Street Care, Not Street Sweeps: Ending Daily Displacement in Vancouver (26 KB) was referred to staff for consideration and response in the planned upcoming report to Council.

The following motions were referred to the Standing Committee on Policy and Strategic Priorities on Wednesday, June 22, 2022:

Council also approved two new business items:

  • Requests for Leaves of Absence
  • Provincial Apology for Sixties Scoop

On Tuesday evening, a Public Hearing was held where Council approved:

Heritage Designation - 347 West Pender Street, Hartney Chambers was withdrawn on June 14, 2022.

Wednesday, June 22

The Standing Committee on Policy and Strategic Priorities began with the approval of Contract Award for the Provision of Mobility Services and Devices for the City of Vancouver (51 KB) on consent.

The Standing Committee then approved the following reports and referred motions:

A Council meeting was convened immediately following the Standing Committee meeting, approving the recommendations and actions of the preceding Standing Committee on Policy and Strategic Priorities.

Thursday, June 23

A Public Hearing will convene on Thursday, June 23 at 6 pm, for Council to consider the following agenda items:

The next regular Council meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, July 5 at 9:30am.

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