Councillor Jeffries declared a conflict of interest due to his involvement with a short-term rental. He recused himself from discussion and voting on the matter and left the Council Chamber.
Mayor Clark introduced the matter and a motion to consider first reading of Bylaw No. 9862 was passed.
Paula Kotasek-Toth, Senior Planner, Community Services Division, introduced the Amendment Package. Mark Wilson, Licensing and Permitting Manager, Community Services Division reviewed the proposed Zoning Bylaw amendments, expressed the Division's support, and replied to questions from Council.
There was no representation from the Municipal Planning Commission. Mayor Clark noted that there was a letter of support submitted.
The Mayor ascertained that there was no one present in the gallery who wished to address Council on this matter and there were no letters requesting to speak.