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At its meeting on October 3, 2000, Vancouver City Council resolved that the following motion be postponed to the October 17, 2000 Regular Council meeting. Therefore, the motion is resubmitted for consideration.

1. Support for Vancouver Agreement

MOVED by Cllr. Louis
SECONDED by Cllr. Bass

WHEREAS the City of Vancouver, the Province of British Columbia and the Government of Canada have recognized the urgency of addressing health, social, economic and safety issues in Downtown Eastside Vancouver;

AND WHEREAS the above jurisdictions jointly produced the Vancouver Agreement as a means of dealing with problems related to the Downtown Eastside;

AND WHEREAS on September 29, 2000 Vancouver Agreement partners announced initiatives as part of a comprehensive program that includes a Downtown Eastside treatment centre, an indoor health connection program, new housing developments and other programs that involve a wide range of community social and health organizations;

THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED THAT the City of Vancouver support the initiative of the Vancouver Agreement as outlined on September 29, 2000.


MOVED by Cllr. Clarke
SECONDED by Cllr. Kennedy

THAT this motion be postponed to the October 17, 2000 meeting of Council.



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