Council meeting highlights – Monday 13 July 2020
Published on 13 July 2020
Please see below for highlights of the final determinations made at Council’s July Standing Committee meetings.
The full agenda and reports are available at meeting agendas and minutes. The webcast of the meeting will be available in the next 48 hours.
Standing Committee and Ordinary Council Meetings – November 2020 and Christmas and New Year meeting arrangements
Council endorsed the following schedule of meetings for the second half of 2020:
- Standing Committee meetings on 12 October instead of 19 October
- Ordinary Council meeting on 30 November instead of 23 November
- Last standing Committee/Council meetings for 2020 will be held on Monday 7 December (Standing Committee from 6.30pm) and Monday 14 December (Ordinary Council from 6.30pm)
- First Standing Committee/Council meetings for 2021 will be held on Monday 8 February 2021 (Standing Committee from 6.30pm) and Monday 22 February 2021 (Ordinary Council from 6.30pm)
Valentine Hydrotherapy Pool – Feasibility Assessment
Council deferred a decision on Valentine Hydrotherapy Pool’s Feasibility Assessment until a physical site inspection of both Toronto Swim Centre and Valentine Hydrotherapy Pool is undertaken.
Lake Macquarie Waterway Flooding and Tidal Inundation Policy Review
Council adopted the updated Lake Macquarie Waterway Flooding and Tidal Information Policy. The revised Policy includes several minor changes such as address, typographical and grammatical errors, as well as updates to bring it in line with current legislation.
Rescind Council Policies – Art Gallery Acquisition Policy and De-accession of Artwork Policy
Council agreed to rescind the Art Gallery Acquisition Policy and De-accession of Artwork Policy as they became redundant when Council adopted the Cultural Collections Policy in March 2020.