Car Show Event.
The Chair provided a verbal update regarding the
Car Show event scheduled for June 27, 2015.
Discussion ensued regarding sending notice to area
businesses requesting that their clients and deliveries utilize the rear
entries as the road will be closed to vehicular traffic on that day. The
Chair further advised that a notice will be sent out to the affected
business owners and the cost of pay-duty officers should be explored.
Marketing Committee Update.
Discussion ensued regarding the Marketing
Sub-committee membership. The Chair, in his capacity as ex-officio
appointed himself as Chair of the Marketing Sub-committee.
Film Permit Review
Discussion ensued regarding communication
oversights that occurred with the last commercial film shoot held on Main
Street on May 1, 2015. Councillor Sponga advised that he would be bringing
forward a motion to the next scheduled Committee of the Whole meeting
requesting staff to review the film permit process.
Discussion ensued regarding Main Street parking
challenges. Councillor Sponga provided a verbal update regarding the
upcoming completion of the Old Town Hall construction which would free up
the Market Square parking lot. He further advised that the Downtown
Parking Review Task Force has not been reinstated however that a technical
staff task force has been instituted. The Chair suggested that
consideration be given to implementation of permit parking for residents.
THAT the feasibility of Main Street area permit parking be