Feb 19 PLUC Summary & Observations

Most the meeting this morning went by very quickly. Video from the meeting can be found from this page. As usual Mayor Helps began the proceedings by suggesting items for the consent agenda – this included: Continue reading Feb 19 PLUC Summary & Observations

Feb 19 PLUC Early Thoughts

The PLUC agenda can be found here.

First up is adoption of the minutes (which aren’t available) from the February 5th PLUC meeting – my summary of this meeting is available here. Continue reading Feb 19 PLUC Early Thoughts

Feb 5 PLUC Summary & Observations

It was a short (>1.5 hour) meeting with a relatively short 6 item agenda. Video from the meeting is available here and Agenda item subheadings listed below have been hyperlinked with direct links to relevant meeting sections. Continue reading Feb 5 PLUC Summary & Observations

Feb 5 PLUC Early Thoughts

The PLUC Agenda can be found here.

I found it curious reading through the minutes of the PLUC meeting from last week (January 29, 2015) because I thought the meeting was fascinating and there were so many interesting things that were said by staff and by Council with their planning and land use hats on. However only a small portion of this actually ended up in the minutes. The majority of text instead, is taken up by essentially copied and pasted recommendation from staff reports – and sometimes three nearly identical versions of same motion appears in the minutes pageas as a result of PLUC amendments to the motion at hand.
Continue reading Feb 5 PLUC Early Thoughts