2017-08-29 City Council Integration of the Management and Operations for the EXPO Centre and Shaw Conference Centre

Action:  1. That Administration proceed with the consolidation of the EXPO Centre and Shaw Conference Centre under the management of the Edmonton Economic Development Corporation to be effective on January 1 2018. 

Future of the Coliseum and Northlands Park

2. That Administration continue negotiations with Edmonton Northlands on the future of the Coliseum and Northlands Park and return to Council with an update on September 12 2017.

3. That a Fourth Amending Agreement be entered into that defers the outstanding EXPO Centre loan payments to September 13 2017 and that the agreement be in a form and content acceptable to the City Manager.

4. That the August 29 2017 Financial and Corporate Services report CR_4742 remain private pursuant to sections 24 (advice from officials) and 25 (disclosure harmful to economic and other interests of a public body) of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act and that the report be reviewed for full or partial release once negotiations with Edmonton Northlands are concluded.

Department: Financial and Corporate Svcs. Office of the City Manager

Sep. 12 2017