Ward 8 Area Rating – Buchanan Park Splash Pad

(a) That $150,000 from Reserve #108058 – Ward 8 Area Rating Special Capital Reinvestment Reserve – be utilized to partially fund the purchase of 220 Cranbrook Drive/20 Gemini Drive (St. Catherine of Siena Catholic Elementary School) and be transferred to Reserve #104090 – Parkland Dedication Fee to facilitate such purchase;

(b) That $115,000 from Reserve #108058 – Ward 8 Area Rating Special Capital Reinvestment Reserve – be utilized to fund design work required for the installation of a splash pad at Buchanan Park;

(c) That $200,000 from Reserve #108058 – Ward 8 Area Rating Special Capital Reinvestment Reserve – be utilized to fund sidewalk replacement in various locations throughout Ward 8;

(d) That the operating impacts relating to Buchanan Splash Pad referenced in subsection

(b), amounting to $6,000 annually and 0.33 FTEs when fully implemented, be approved and incorporated into future Tax-Supported Operating Budgets;

(e) That the General Manager of Public Works be authorized to prepare, advertise and award tenders as required for the above-noted works.

See the official motion here.