Essex County Council Regular Meeting Agenda

Meeting #:
Council Chambers, 2nd Floor
360 Fairview Avenue West
Essex, Ontario N8M 1Y6
519-776-6441, ext. 1335

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There is no Closed Meeting scheduled for April 17, 2019.

County Council Minutes for April 3, 2019

  • Recommendation:

    That the minutes of the April 3, 2019 Regular Meeting of Essex County Council be adopted as presented.

There are no delegations for the April 17, 2019 meeting.

  • Recommendation:

    That the correspondence listed on the regular agenda for April 17, 2019, be received and any noted action approved. 


Received e-mail, dated April 9, 2019 regarding a Policy Update referring to Municipal budgets may be affected by animal cruelty enforcement changes.


Received e-mail, dated April 11, 2019 regarding the 2019 Ontario Budget Highlights.

Received e-mail, dated April 10, 2019 referring to their Council's resolution requesting the Canadian Government and Province of Ontario to open the application process for Bi-Lateral "Investing in Canada Infrastructure Program" and a copy of the background Council Report from Saugeen Shores.

Item from AMO Watchfile, dated April 11, 2019 - Resolution from Peterborough County regarding - Ongoing Opioid Crisis in Peterborough.

There are no resolutions for consideration of County Council for the April 17, 2019 meeting.

There are no items for the Consent Agenda for April 17, 2019.

Report Number 2019-0417-FIN-R008-SZ, dated April 17, 2019 from Sandra Zwiers, Director of Financial Services/Treasurer.

  • That County Council authorize the Warden and the Clerk to execute an Emergency Medical Services Station Lease with the Town of LaSalle for the period from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2023.

Report Number 2019-0417-IS-R010-JM, dated April 11, 2019 from Jane Mustac, Director of Infrastructure Services/County Engineer.

  • Recommendation:

    That the tender for Project Number 740-2019-County Road 27 culvert over Billings Drain be awarded to Southshore Contracting Inc. for a total tender amount of $358,996.00, plus H.S.T.

Report Number 2019-0417-IS-R011-JM, dated April 17, 2019 from Jane Mustac, Director of Infrastructure Services/County Engineer.

  • That County Council support the continued process and additional costs associated with the Road Rationalization Study.

  • Recommendation:

    That By-law(s) 17-2019 through 19-2019, having been read a first, second and third time, be finally passed and enacted. 



A By-law Authorizing the Execution of a Lease Agreement between The Corporation of the Town of LaSalle and The Corporation of the County of Essex.

(a portion of the LaSalle fire station for use as an emergency medical services station)

A By-law to Repeal By-law Number 15-2019 and to authorize the purchase of lands legally described as part of Lot 156, Concession 1, Tecumseh designated as Parts 5 to 10, Parts 19 to 24 and Part 38 on Reference Plan 12R-10051, subject to R1118693, R1104676 and SE30572 from 1583912 Ontario Ltd.

A By-law to Confirm the Proceedings of the Council of the Corporation of the County of Essex.  (April 17, 2019)