There are City Council Councillors and then there is an Island of Montreal officially called the Agglomeration of Montreal composed of one City of Montreal and 15 reconstituted cities. Seven Cities, six Towns, one Village and one Island to be more precised.
There is also a Chapter E-20.001 and there is the Act Respecting the Exercise of Certain Municipal Powers in Certain Urban Agglomerations.
CHAPTER II - Matters concerning all the related municipalities
DIVISION I - General provisions
19. The following matters concern the related municipalities as a whole:
(1) municipal assessment;
(2) passenger transportation;
(3) the thoroughfares forming the arterial road system of the urban agglomeration;
(4) (paragraph repealed);
(5) water supply and water purification;
(6) the disposal and reclamation of residual materials and any other aspect of their management if they are dangerous, as well as the development and adoption of a residual materials management plan;
(7) municipal lakes and watercourses;
(8) the components of public security, namely, (a) police, civil protection, fire protection and first responder services; (b) the 9-1-1 emergency centre; (c) the development and adoption of the civil protection plan and the fire safety cover plan;
(9) the municipal court;
(10) social housing and assistance intended specifically for the homeless; (10.1) the prevention and eradication of drug addiction and prostitution;
(11) the components of economic development, namely, (a) the promotion of the territory of a related municipality, including the promotion of tourism, when it is done outside that territory; (b) tourist services in the urban agglomeration; (c) (paragraph repealed); (d) convention centres, ports and airports; (e) industrial parks and railway sidings; and (f) assistance intended specifically for a business.
TITLE II - Urban agglomerations, related municipalities and central municipalities.
4. The Urban Agglomeration of Montréal is composed of (1) Ville de Montréal (2) Ville de Baie-D’Urfé (3) Ville de Beaconsfield (4) Ville de Côte-Saint-Luc (5) Ville de Dollard-Des Ormeaux (6) Ville de Dorval and Ville de L’Île-Dorval (7) Ville de Hampstead (8) Ville de Kirkland (9) Ville de Montréal-Est (10) Ville de Montréal-Ouest (11) Ville de Mont-Royal (12) Ville de Pointe-Claire (13) Ville de Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue (14) Village de Senneville and (15) Ville de Westmount.
An Urban Agglomeration of Montreal and an Agglomeration Council composed of the mayor of the City of Montreal, 15 Montreal city council councillors and the 14 mayors of the 14 reconstituted cities of the Island of Montreal, the City and the Island of Dorval counting for one.
Titles and specific roles such as agglomeration council members, borough councillors, borough mayors, city council chair, city councillors, designated city councillors, executive committee members, mayor of Montréal and special advisors.
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