Mr. Nicolucci presented on the subject matter.
Councillor Tedjo enquired if the City could make standards mandatory and whether the City of Toronto had any data regarding challenges encountered with their current system. Mr. Nicolucci responded to Councillor Tedjo's enquires.
Members of the Committee engaged in discussion and enquired about green house emission tools, the use of trees to help reduce green house gases emissions, the heat island effect, light coloured paving and stormwater infiltration. Mr. Nicolucci, Sharon Mittmann, Manager, Urban Design Cameron Maybee, Landscape Architect and Dianne Zimmerman, Manager, Environment responded to the questions and noted suggestions made by the Committee.