Irek’s Votes – January 21, 2019

ITEM # and DESCRIPTION_ IREK VOTED COUNCIL VOTED TYPE OF ITEM 8.1 & 8.2 Bike Share and Walk Wheel Windsor Yes 10-0 Presentation 11.1 Cannabis Retail Stores – Opt OUT Yes 3-8 Delegation 11.1 Cannabis Retail Stores – opt IN No 8-3 Delegation   ITEM 8.1 & 8.2 Bike Share and Walk Wheel

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Irek’s Votes – January 7, 2018

ITEM # and DESCRIPTION_ IREK VOTED COUNCIL VOTED TYPE OF ITEM 10.1 Sewer Master Plan Update Yes 10-0 Consent 8.3 Approval of 2018 Enhanced Capital Projects Yes 10-0 Delegation 8.1 Main Street Revitalization Funding Yes 10-0 Delegation  

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Irek’s Votes – December 17, 2018

ITEM # and DESCRIPTION_ IREK VOTED COUNCIL VOTED TYPE OF ITEM 10.1 Recognition of Corporate Sponsors Yes 10-0 Presentation 11.3 Bruce Avenue Park Redevelopment Yes 10-0 Consent 8.2 Appointment of Meeting Investigator Yes 10-0 Delegation 8.25 Denial of Closure of alley b/w Riverside and Chatham

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Irek’s Votes – November 19, 2018

ITEM # and DESCRIPTION_ IREK VOTED COUNCIL VOTED TYPE OF ITEM 10.1 Sparky’s Toy Drive YES 10-0 Presentation 10.2 Integrity Commissioner Report YES 10-0 Presentation 8.11 World Synchro Event YES 10-0 Delegation 11.1 Ford City Community Improvement Plan Parts 1-4 YES 10-0 Delegation 11.1 Ford

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Irek’s Votes – October 15, 2018

ITEM # and DESCRIPTION_ IREK VOTED COUNCIL VOTED TYPE OF ITEM 11.1 & 11.2 & 11.3:  Rezoning 0 Tecumseh Rd Yes 10-0 Delegation 8.3 Parking Enforcement Services – Enhancement Report No 6-4 Delegation 8.1 Site Plan for KFC No 5-5 Consent   Item 8.3 Parking Enforcement Contract

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Windsor Welcomes 350 New Auto Jobs

It was a great day for Windsor. German auto parts manufacturer Kauth announced it will locate its HQ in Windsor which will generate 350 jobs. It was a total team effort from Mayor Dilkens, the Windsor Essex Economic Development Corporation and City Council. For Windsor Star Article CLICK HERE A

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Irek’s Votes – October 1, 2018

ITEM # and DESCRIPTION_ IREK VOTED COUNCIL VOTED TYPE OF ITEM 11.3 Offroad cycling facilities Yes 10-0 Presentation 10.1 Sewer Master Plan – Quarterly Update Yes 10-0 Presentation 11.2 Reconstruction of Greenhouse Complex Yes 10-0 Presentation 8.12 Windsor Essex Point in Time Count Yes 10-0

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New Basketball and Pickleball Courts in Forest Glade

What an amazing day in Forest Glade! Today we opened the brand new basketball courts in Forest Glade that also feature a multi-use/pickleball court. Two dozen grade five students from L.A. Desmarais Elementary were on hand to welcome the courts and say Thank You to three tremendous community

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Investment Highlights in Ward 7

If you’re pressed for time – here are some highlights of investments in Ward 7: INFRASTRUCTURE Unanimous support for a historic $89 million investment in flood mitigation, pump stations, retention basins and sewers in Ward 6 & 7 – as a direct response to flooding in 2016

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New Playground at Flora in East Riverside

Within half hour of the construction fencing being taken down – there were about 14 parents, grandparents and kids having fun around the brand new playground installed on Flora and Riverside Drive in Ward 7. City Council worked together to install 28 new playgrounds across the City

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