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Regular Meeting of Council

Wednesday, November 13, 2013 at 1:00 p.m.

Magnetawan Community Centre

Present:

Mayor Sam Dunnett
Councillor Jack Crossman

Councillor Charlie Gray

Councillor Bryan Hampson

Councillor Barry Mutton

Staff:
Roger Labelle, Clerk-Administrator
John Santarossa, EDO
Jim Mahoney, BEO
Dean Butticci, Fire Chief

Declaration of Pecuniary Interest and General Nature Thereof: None

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Resolution no. 2013-328

Moved by: Councillor Mutton

Seconded by: Councillor Crossman

Be it resolved that the agenda for this regular meeting of Council be adopted. Carried

Resolution no. 2013-329

Moved by: Councillor Gray

Seconded by: Councillor Hampson

Be it resolved that the minutes of the Regular meeting of Council dated Oct. 23, 2013 be adopted. Carried

Resolution no. 2013-330

Moved by: Councillor Crossman

Seconded by: Councillor Mutton

Be it resolved that $65,000 be budgeted in 2014 for the conversion of eighty-eight (88) streetlights to LED in the village core. Carried

Resolution no. 2013-331

Moved by: Councillor Hampson

Seconded by: Councillor Gray

Be it resolved that the Economic Development Officer be authorized to attend the 2013 Connections Energy Symposium in Toronto Dec. 5-6, 2013.Carried

Resolution no. 2013-332

Moved by: Councillor Gray

Seconded by: Councillor Hampson

Be it resolved that the Fire Chief be moved to Step 3 of the Salary Grid and granted an additional vacation week, effective January 1, 2014. Carried

Resolution no. 2013-333

Moved by: Councillor Mutton

Seconded by: Councillor Crossman

Whereas Dwayne Wood and Janet Bielik propose a solar rooftop project at 2455 Nipissing Road South, be it resolved that the Council of the Municipality of Magnetawan supports the said project.

This resolution’s sole purpose is to enable the proponent to receive favourable consideration/priority points under the FIT program and may not be used for the purpose of any other form of municipal approval in relation to the project or any other purpose
. Carried

Resolution no. 2013-334

Moved by: Councillor Gray

Seconded by: Councillor Hampson

Be it resolved that the recommendation of the JBC to extend the existing agreement with the Town of Kearney for CBO services for a 90 day period commencing Nov. 20, 2013 be accepted. Carried

Resolution no. 2013-335
Moved by: Councillor  Crossman

Seconded by: Councillor Mutton

Be it resolved that the FCM membership be renewed for 2014 in the amount of $328.91 Carried


Resolution no. 2013-336
Moved by: Councillor Hampson
Seconded by: Councillor Gray

Be it resolved that the Clerk-Administrator be authorized to attend the Municipal Information Access & Privacy Forum in Mississauga on Nov. 26, 2013.Carried

Resolution no. 2013-337

Moved by: Councillor Mutton

Seconded by: Councillor Crossman


Be it resolved that the attached application from Samuel Thomas Langford, Estate Trustee for the Estate of Harvey E. Langford, for exchange of lands (traveled road) be accepted in principle; and that there be no monetary consideration to be paid to the Municipality for the land exchange; and further that the applicant be responsible for all the Municipality’s costs. Carried

Resolution no. 2013-338

Moved by: Councillor Gray

Seconded by: Councillor Hampson

Be it resolved that the attached recruitment proposal from Levert Executive Worldwide Inc. for the position of Public Works Superintendent be accepted. Carried

Resolution no. 2013-339

Moved by: Councillor Crossman

Seconded by: Councillor Mutton

Be it resolved that Biddy Street North reconstruction be included in Council’s Statement of Priorities for 2011-2014. Carried

Resolution no. 2013-340

Moved by: Councillor Gray

Seconded by: Councillor Hampson


Be it resolved that Cemetery Road be returned to a gravel road in 2014.

Carried

Resolution no. 2013-341

Moved by: Councillor Mutton

Seconded by: Councillor Crossman


Be it resolved that Council supports renewable energy projects within the boundaries of Magnetawan. Where applicable, projects will be required to conduct due diligence such as environmental assessments, financial viability, etc.

However, Council does not support wind, ground mounted, or other intrusive projects in the municipality.

This resolution is to enable participants in microFIT or FIT programs to receive favourable consideration/priority points and this resolution may not be used for the purpose of any other form of municipal approval in relation to applications or project or any other purpose.

This resolution rescinds Resolution no. 2013-160 dated June 12, 2013. Carried

Resolution no. 2013-342

Moved by: Councillor Hampson

Seconded by: Councillor Gray

Be it resolved that Council recognizes payment of cheques numbered 10747 to 10802 and approve the accounts in the amount of:

Roads – payroll and vouchers                                       $ 127,827.44

Levies                                                                                                $     8,494.00 
General Government (payroll and vouchers)         $   85,038.61

$221,360.05 Carried

Resolution no. 2013-343

Moved by: Councillor Mutton

Seconded by: Councillor             Crossman

Be it resolved that this meeting be closed to the public at 2:20 p.m. to discuss matters listed under agenda Item no. 12 of this meeting. Carried

Resolution no. 2013-344

Moved by: Councillor Gray

Seconded by: Councillor             Mutton

Be it resolved that this meeting be re-opened to the public at 3:50 p.m. Carried

Resolution no. 2013-345

Moved by: Councillor Crossman

Seconded by: Councillor             Mutton

Be it resolved that the attached Job Posting for the PWD be accepted. Carried

Resolution no. 2013-346

Moved by: Councillor Gray

Seconded by: Councillor Hampson

Be it resolved that the Council of the Municipality of Magnetawan has no objection to the merger of Lakeland Holdings Ltd. and the Parry Sound Hydro Corporation. Carried

Resolution no. 2013-347

Moved by: Councillor Crossman

Seconded by: Councillor Mutton

Be it resolved that this meeting now adjourns at 3:41 p.m.  Carried

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Mayor, Sam Dunnett

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Clerk-Administrator, Roger Labelle

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