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File #: O18-1632    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Report Status: Passed
File created: 9/12/2018 In control: Township Council
On agenda: 9/17/2018 Final action: 9/17/2018
Title: Proposed Amendments to Policy No. 05-009 "Private Use of Public Sidewalks" Report 18-137 File ENG 0340-50-ENGI1
Attachments: 1. F.5 en Private Use of Public Sidewalks.pdf


Proposed Amendments to Policy No. 05-009

“Private Use of Public Sidewalks”

Report 18-137

File ENG 0340-50-ENGI1 

Recommended Action

That Council adopt revised Policy No. 05-009 “Private Use of Public Sidewalks”, presented as Attachment B to this report, incorporating the following amendments:


                     Allow the service of alcohol with conditions as set out in the Policy;

                     Provide for permit issuance subject to liquor license requirements;

                     Prohibit smoking on sidewalk patios that are utilizing portions of public road right of way;

                     Increase the minimum clearance available for pedestrians to
1.8 metres;

                     Increase the current insurance requirement to $5,000,000;

                     Include indemnification and release clauses as a condition of the permit; and

                     Allow the use of outside heating devices on the sidewalk patio.