Council held an emergency Committee of the Whole meeting this evening at 6:00 p.m. to continue discussions that commenced at the regular Committee of the Whole meeting on Tuesday, May 26th for an extension of Development Permit DP3-04-2019 for McArthur Island by a period of time equivalent to the duration of the declared provincial COVID-19 emergency. After a lengthy in camera discussion with the Town’s solicitor, the following motion was passed in open session:
THAT Council agrees to extend time for entering into a Development Permit Agreement with respect to DP3-04-2019 McArthur Island from May 29, 2020 by a period of time equivalent to the duration of the declared provincial COVID-19 emergency subject to additional conditions as directed by Council; and
THAT Council hereby delegates to staff the authority to finalize the additional conditions directed by Council; and
THAT no further extension of any deadline for exemptions under Section 1.1 (a) and (b) of Development Charges By-law 77-2018 be granted.