CITY OF YORKTON
SPECIAL COUNCIL MEETING MINUTES
AUGUST 23, 2004
Minutes of a Special Council Meeting held on Monday, August 23, 2004 in Council Chambers City Hall commencing at 5:00 p.m.
Present: Mayor Phil De Vos, Councillors Arnelien, Goulden, Hill, Maloney, Schmidt and Wyatt.
Staff Members Present: Wayne Jensen, Laurie-Anne Rusnak, Lonnie Kaal, Shawna Kriger-Kemp and Kelly Kaban. Recording: Bonnie Schenher
A quorum being present Mayor Phil De Vos in the Chair called the meeting to order at 5:00 p.m.
APPROVAL OF AGENDA
That the Council Agenda be approved for this Special Meeting of Council as presented.
HEARING OF PETITIONS, AND PRESENTATIONS
Parkland Regional College – International Literacy Day – Proclamation
– Literacy Awareness Month – September, 2004
A letter dated May 27, 2004 from Carol McCullough, Literarcy Program Coordinator, was circulated for the information of Council.
Ms. Carol McCullough was present in Council Chambers and gave a brief presentation respecting Literacy statistics as it relates to Canada and Yorktonin particular.
That the Council of the City of Yorkton authorize Mayor Phil
Presentations – Smoking Bylaw Amendment
The following petitioners were present in Council and made
INTRODUCTION OF BYLAWS
Bylaw No. 21/2004 – Amend Smoking Bylaw No. 38/2003)
Wyatt – Schmidt
That Bylaw No. 21/2004, a Bylaw of the City of Yorkton to amend Smoking Bylaw No. 38/2003 to exclude lounges, bars and private clubs until January 1, 2005 as long as underage children are not allowed in/on the premises be introduced and read a first time this 9th day of August A.D. 2004.
Each Councillor was afforded an opportunity and spoke to Bylaw 21/2004.
Mayor Phil De Vos passed the Chair to Deputy Mayor Schmidt at 6:05 p.m.
Mayor De Vos gave a brief presentation regarding his opinion respecting Bylaw 21/2004.
The Chair reverted back to Mayor De Vos at 6:10 p.m.
Voting on 1st Reading of the Bylaw.
Mayor De Vos, Councillors Arnelien, Goulden, Hill, Maloney and Schmidt opposed.
Arnelien - Schmidt
That this Special Council Meeting adjourn at 6:11 p.m.
Approved this 13th day of September, 2004.
Mayor Phil De Vos
ACTING CITY CLERK