Council Considers – February 22, 2022

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Leamington Council will hold an electronic Council meeting on February 22, 2022, at 6:00 PM. Council will consider:

  • Receiving a petition from the Municipality of Leamington Road Authority along with roll number 220-06100, pursuant to Section 4 under the provisions of the Drainage Act R.S.O 1990 and notifying petitioners, landowners affected including County of Essex, Essex Region Conservation Authority, Ministry of Environment Climate and Parks, and the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry, of the intention to proceed with the creation of new drainage works.
  • Consider approving the right of access within various road allowances to Leamington Area Drip Irrigation Inc. (LADII) for the purposes of constructing water mains to facilitate additional greenhouse growth.
  • Consider implementing a Communication Protocol with regard to the Caldwell First Nation. Chief Duckworth has expressed that Caldwell First Nation would like to work with the Mayor and Council to establish infrastructure and services for the site. Administration has also had discussions with representatives on behalf of Caldwell First Nation in this regard. In order to facilitate and establish this positive working relationship, a draft Communications Protocol is being presented for Council’s consideration.
  • Consider purchasing one 2022 Dodge RAM 3500 cab and chassis truck from Oxford Dodge Chrysler in the amount of $58,634 (plus HST) and that the estimated deficit of $35,000 be funded from Water reserve. 
  • May direct Administration to prepare correspondence that the Municipality wishes to enter into a contract for policing service and to bring forward a report regarding potential enhancements or other services which may be provided by the OPP and which may be discussed with the OPP during the contract proposal process.
  • Receiving the 2021 annual report of activities of the Mayor’s Youth Advisory Committee in accordance with A00-Council Committee Policy.

To receive further information, please refer to the Municipality of Leamington Council Agenda and Minutes at www.leamington.ca.  Although members of the public cannot attend the meeting in-person due to COVID-19 precautions, the meeting will be streamed live online for public viewing at www.leamington.ca/live

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