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Correspondence for Information Only
Managers' Reports
Addendum
 
Civic Petitions
 
Question Period and Announcements
 
Notices of Motion
 
Adjournment
 
Meeting Quick Pick

Minutes

For the Operations Committee Meeting held
Monday, November 6, 2017



Location: Tom Davies Square
Commencement: 4:05 PM
Adjournment: 5:34 PM






 

Councillor Kirwan, In the Chair

 

Present

Councillors Kirwan, Vagnini, Reynolds, Landry-Altmann, Cormier

Councillor Sizer [A 4:08 p.m., D 5:09 p.m.]

 

City Officials Tony Cecutti, General Manager of Growth and Infrastructure Services; Joe
Rocca, Traffic and Asset Management Supervisor; Stephen Holmes, Acting Director of Infrastructure Capital Planning; Nick Benkovich, Director of Water/Wastewater Services; Brigitte Sobush, Manager, Clerk's Services/Deputy City Clerk
 

Declarations of Pecuniary Interests and the general nature thereof

  None declared
 


Correspondence for Information Only

C-1 ..   Fluoridation of Greater Sudbury Municipal Water Supplies - Information Update

Report dated October 17, 2017 from the General Manager of Growth and Infrastructure regarding Fluoridation of Greater Sudbury Municipal Water Supplies - Information Update.

For Information Only.

Managers' Reports

R-1 ..   Traffic Calming - 2017 Ranking

Report dated October 19, 2017 from the General Manager of Growth and Infrastructure regarding Traffic Calming - 2017 Ranking.

The following resolutions were presented:

Resolution # 1

OP2017-42 Vagnini/Landry-Altmann: THAT the City of Greater Sudbury approves the 2017 ranking list for traffic calming eligible roadways as outlined in the report entitled "Traffic Calming - 2017 Ranking" from the General Manager of Growth and Infrastructure, presented at the Operations Committee meeting on November 6, 2017.
CARRIED

Resolution # 2

OP2017-43 Vagnini/Landry-Altmann: THAT the City of Greater Sudbury directs staff to proceed with the next steps of the traffic calming process as per the recommendations outlined in the report entitled "Traffic Calming - 2017 Ranking" from the General Manager of Growth and Infrastructure, presented at the Operations Committee meeting on November 6, 2017.
CARRIED

R-2 ..   2018 Pedestrian Crossover Program Update

Report dated October 17, 2017 from the General Manager of Growth and Infrastructure regarding 2018 Pedestrian Crossover Program Update.

The following resolution was presented:

OP2017-44 Landry-Altmann/Vagnini: THAT the City of Greater Sudbury implements a pedestrian crossover on Algonquin Road at Tuscany Trail and prohibits parking and stopping within 30 metres of the pedestrian crossover to be installed;

AND THAT the City of Greater Sudbury implements a pedestrian crossover on Walford Road at Ramsey View Court and prohibits parking and stopping within 30 metres of the pedestrian crossover to be installed;

AND THAT the City of Greater Sudbury implements a pedestrian crossover on Westmount Avenue at William Street and prohibits parking and stopping within 30 metres of the pedestrian crossover to be installed;

AND THAT the City of Greater Sudbury implements a pedestrian crossover on York Street at the York Street Playground and prohibits parking and stopping within 30 metres of the pedestrian crossover to be installed;

AND THAT the City of Greater Sudbury prepares a by-law to amend Traffic and Parking By-Law 2010-1 to implement the recommended changes, as outlined in the report entitled “2018 Pedestrian Crossover Program Update” from the General Manager of Growth and Infrastructure, presented at the Operations Committee meeting on November 6, 2017.
CARRIED

Addendum

..   No Addendum was presented.

Civic Petitions

..   No Civic Petitions were submitted.

Question Period and Announcements

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No Parking Signs on Wabagishik Road

Councillor Vagnini asked if additional no parking sides can be installed on Wabagishik Road.

Joe Rocca, Traffic and Asset Management Supervisor, stated that he will look into installing additional signs.

Syncing of Lights on Notre Dame Avenue and Paris Street

Councillor Landry-Altmann asked if the lights could be re-synced along Notre Dame and Paris Street so that there is effective traffic flow.

Joe Rocca, Traffic and Asset Management Supervisor, stated that it is challenging to get optimal timing for traffic lights. He advised that there are also fire stations along these routes, that have the ability to change the traffic lights to green which can impact the traffic flow.

Traffic Study for Ferndale Avenue

Councillor Landry-Altmann asked if a traffic study could be done to count traffic on Ferndale Avenue during peak times as the residents are concerned about large trucks offloading cars on Ferndale Avenue for the nearby dealerships. She advised that the residents will come forward with a petition.

Tony Cecutti, General Manager of Growth and Infrastructure Services, stated that they will continue to monitor the impact of traffic signals on Ferndale Avenue. He advised that a request for a traffic count can be made to Joe Rocca, Traffic and Asset Management Supervisor.

Notices of Motion

..   No Notices of Motion were presented.

Adjournment

..  

Landry-Altmann/Vagnini: THAT this meeting does now adjourn. Time: 5:34 p.m.
CARRIED

 

 

Brigitte Sobush, Deputy City Clerk