Council Closed Meeting Minutes - March 8, 2004



Regular (Closed) Council Meeting


Monday, March 8th, 2004





4:00 p.m.


Anderson Room
Richmond City Hall


Mayor Malcolm D. Brodie
Councillor Linda Barnes
Councillor Derek Dang
Councillor Evelina Halsey-Brandt
Councillor Sue Halsey-Brandt
Councillor Rob Howard
Councillor Kiichi Kumagai
Councillor Bill McNulty  (4:04 p.m.)
Councillor Harold Steves

Acting City Clerk David Weber


Call to Order:

Mayor Brodie called the meeting to order in open session at 4:00 p.m.









It was moved and seconded




That the following matters (i) the seeking of legal advice on 7400 No. 5 Road, (ii) DFO Land Update, (iii) a labour relations matter, and (iv) a personnel matter, be added to the agenda as Items 2, 3 4 and 5 respectively; and



(2 )

Council hereby declares that the meeting held at 4:00 p.m. on Monday, March 8th, 2004 is to be closed to the public and that the basis of this closure is that the following items on the agenda of this meeting comply with the following closed meeting criteria specified in Section 90 of the Community Charter:




 Item 1

90(2)(b) - the consideration of information received and held in confidence relating to negotiations between the municipality and a provincial government or the federal government, or both, or between a provincial government or the federal government or both and a third party;




Item 2

90(1)(i) - the receipt of advice that is subject to solicitor-client privilege, including communications necessary for that purpose;




Item 3

90(1)(e) - the acquisition, disposition or expropriation of land or improvements, if the council considers that disclosure could reasonably be expected to harm the interests of the municipality; and





90(1)(g) - litigation or potential litigation affecting the municipality;




Item 4

90(1)(c) - labour relations or other employee relations and




Item 5

90(1)(a) - personal information about an identifiable individual who holds or is being considered for a position as an officer, employee or agent of the municipality or another position appointed by the municipality.






Those Present:  George Duncan, Jim Bruce, Mike Kirk, Jeff Day, Cathy Volkering Carlile, Gordon Chan, Paul Kendrick, Robert Gonzales, Rick Bortolussi, Holger Burke, Victor Wei, Lauren Melville, Suzanne Carter-Huffman, Vern Jacques, and Fran J. Ashton.








It was moved and seconded



That the minutes of the Regular (closed) Council Meeting held on Monday, February 23rd, 2004, be adopted as circulated.