Licensing

Short-term basement apartment rentals banned from Airbnb

Dec. 7, 2017 By Arianne Robinson Starting July 2018, only homes that are the principal residence of a person – and not owned by a corporation...

Pot activists blaze ahead at city hall committee meeting

Sept. 18, 2017 Advocates representing a number of interests came to city hall for Monday’s Licensing and Standards Committee meeting to talk about the proposed...

Craft-beer truck chugging to a park near you?

Sept. 8, 2017 The Parks and Environment Committee has asked city staff to consider having beer gardens parks at events like movie nights. Currently, it is...

Construction companies asked to chime in on noise bylaw review process

Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2016 Construction businesses may be asked to make some noise at City Hall over the next few months. The Municipal Licensing and...

Don’t lose your shirt over wacky tobacky.

Outside Municipal Licensing and Standards Committee, June 27, 2016 allowfullscreen="allowfullscreen"> 10:12 a.m., June 27, 2016. Marijuana advocates yell “shame” at Councillor Giorgio Mammoliti, who moved a...

Attention landlords: city council wants to license you

City Council Meeting, June 2016 Attention landlords: city council wants to license you. Just when Tracey Cook thought she was through with licensing headaches at the...

Landlord licensing

Weekend brunch and dinner party talking points aboutlandlord licensing There are a number of ways residents can go after bad landlords. One is through the...

Marijuana patients hold presser while police raid dispensaries

May 26, 2016 Councillor Jim Karygiannis held a press conference at City Hall with marijuana patients, at the same time as police raided dispensaries around...