Events, decisions, and reports at City Council this week

October 25 2019 –

Vancouver City Council met this week to hear and deliberate a variety of topics during regular Council, Public Hearing, and Policy and Strategic Priorities meetings. 

Tuesday, October 22, 2019 

Council began with a staff presentation (476 KB) on the Housing Infrastructure Grant Framework Update report (121 KB). This was approved after questions and debate from Council. 

City staff then gave a presentation (5 MB) on the Broadway Plan – Phase 1 Engagement and Proposed Guiding Principles. After three public speakers and debate the report (23 MB) was approved with amendments. 

Council approved several Communications and Administrative Reports:

Council approved several by-laws:

Council approved the following Administrative Motions:

On Tuesday evening a Public Hearing was held and the following applications were approved unanimously: 

Council then received presentations from staff and the applicant team (5.3 MB), asked questions, received correspondence, and heard from 14 speakers on REZONING: 1002 Station Street and 250-310 Prior Street (New St. Paul’s Hospital and Health Campus) (68 KB). This application was then referred to the Regular Council meeting on November 5, 2019, as Unfinished Business. 

Wednesday, October 23, 2019 

On Wednesday a Policy and Strategic Priorities meeting was held. 

Council Motions: 

Thursday, October 24, 2019 

On Thursday evening the Policy and Strategic Priorities meeting was continued. 

Council Motions: 

Council will reconvene at the next regular scheduled meeting on Tuesday, November 5, 2019 at 9:30am.