Agriculture and Rural Affairs Committee


Meeting #:
Ben Franklin Place, The Chamber, Main Floor, 101 Centrepointe Drive, and by electronic participation
  • Chair George Darouze, 
  • Vice-Chair Clarke Kelly, 
  • Councillor David Brown, 
  • Councillor Catherine Kitts, 
  • and Councillor Matt Luloff 

Kelly Crozier,
Committee Coordinator
(613) 580-2424, ext. 16875
[email protected]

Notices and meeting information are attached to the agenda and minutes, including: availability of simultaneous interpretation and accessibility accommodations; in camera meeting procedures; information items not subject to discussion; personal information disclaimer for correspondents and public speakers; notices regarding minutes; and remote participation details.

Accessible formats and communication supports are available, upon request.

Except where otherwise indicated, reports requiring Council consideration will be presented to Council on April 12, 2023 in Agriculture and Rural Affairs Committee Report 2.

The deadline to register by phone to speak, or submit written comments or visual presentations is 4 pm on Wednesday, April 5, 2023, and the deadline to register to speak by email is 9:00 am on Thursday, April 6, 202.

ACS2023-PRE-RHU-0012 - City Wide

This report will be submitted to Transportation Committee on March 23, 2023 and Planning and Housing Committee on April 5, 2023.

  • Report Recomemndation(s)

    That Agricultural and Rural Affairs Committee recommend Council:

    1. Approve the Urban Design Guidelines for Commercial Patios in Document 2.

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  • Report Recommendation(s)

    The Agriculture and Rural Affairs Committee recommends Council approve the following:

    1.  Authorize the City and delegate authority to the General Manager, Planning, Real Estate and Economic Development Department, to enter into a Front-Ending Agreement (the “Agreement”) with Minto Communities Inc. in relation to the design and construction of the Manotick Watermain Link Phase 2 project, as outlined in this report, in accordance with the Front-Ending Agreement Principles and Policy set forth in Documents 1 and 2 and with the final form and content being to the satisfaction of the City Solicitor;
    2. Pursuant to said Agreement, authorize the receipt from Minto Communities Inc. to an upset limit of $12,800,212 plus applicable taxes in accordance with the Agreement, to fund the above-described work which are to be completed by the City; 
    3. Pursuant to said Agreement, upon receipt of the above-described funds, authorize the City to tender drawings and specifications for the said works and provide contract administration and site inspection for their construction; and
    4. Pursuant to said Agreement, authorize financial disbursement to reimburse Minto Communities Inc. by way of Development Charge Credits to an upset limit of $12,800,212 plus applicable taxes through the Manotick Area Specific Development Charges and in accordance with said Agreement. 

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  • Report Recommendation(s)

    That the Agriculture and Rural Affairs Committee recommend that Council give three readings to the by-law attached as Document 2 to this report to provide for the abandonment of the Clarke Municipal Drain, East Main Drain, from sta. 0+00 to sta. 14+31 and West Main Drain, from sta. 0+00 to sta. 8+58 located in Lots 12 and 13, Concession 3, former Township of Nepean, Barrhaven West Ward under Subsection 84 (5) of the Drainage Act.

Next Meeting

Thursday, May 4, 2023.