Every week, Bramptonist will be rounding up the interesting items on upcoming city council and committee meetings, so you don’t have to bore yourselves with tedious PDFs.

All meetings are open to the public (aside from closed items), and are generally held in the City Council Chambers, unless stated otherwise.

Taxicab Advisory Committee

March 29, 1:00 p.m.
Boardroom WT-2C, City Hall West Tower

Issues in Brief

  • Election of the chair/co-chairs of the advisory committee
  • Discussion on cameras (all taxis in the city were required to have special video cameras installed by December 2015)
Agenda with reports here.

City Council

March 30, 9:30 a.m.
Council Chambers, City Hall


  • Run4Hope, an annual 5k/10k run/walk at Professor’s Lake
  • Cycling Advisory Committee Community 5 & 15km Bike Rides (one in each ward) (page 69)

Issues in Brief

  • Holland Christian Homes is requesting a $13,822 grant from the city, in order to be eligible for a provincial $42,000 grant; city staff have recommended moving forward with this (page 77)
  • Statement of annual salary and expenditures of council and committee members (page 82)
    • Regional Councilor Grant Gibson (Wards 1 & 5) is receiving, in addition to his salary, a retirement allowance payout of $132,706
    • Mayor Linda Jeffrey spent $11,770 on Christmas cards
    • Regional Councilors Elaine Moore (Wards 1 & 5) and John Sprovieri (Wards 9 & 10) spent over $2,000 on “telephone and cellular”
  • Amendment to Procedure Bylaw 160-2004 to permit members to account for absences from a meeting for “other municipal business” or “personal” reasons by also advising of the general nature of the absence”

Agenda with reports here

Council Compensation Committee

March 31, 6:00 p.m.
Boardroom CH-2F, City Hall

Issues in Brief

  • Committee will be discussing their mandate in regards to updates on council vehicle allowance and benefits (in and out of office)

Agenda with report here

Inclusion & Equity Committee

March 31, 7:00 p.m,
Boardroom WT-2C/D, City Hall West Tower

Issues in Brief

  • An Inclusion and Equity Facilitator Session Workshop

Agenda with reports here.