Council & Standing Committees
Council and Committee meetings are normally held on Mondays with the exception of special public meetings (e.g. planning applications) which may be held in the evening throughout the week. All meetings of Council and Committees are open to the public with the exception of certain items which may be discussed in-camera.
Correspondence to be placed on an agenda must be received by the Clerk’s Department by no later than Tuesday at 12:00 p.m. of the week prior to the Council or Committee meeting.
Council meets on the 1st & 3rd Monday of the month at 7:00 p.m.
The Administration & Personnel Committee meets on the 4th Monday of the month following the Protection Services Committee.
The Administration Committee deals with administrative related issues and procedures.
Protection Services Committee
The Protection Services Committee meets on the 4th Monday of the month following the Planning & Economic Development Committee.
The Protection Services Committee deals with animal control, by-law enforcement, building, fire, and emergency planning.
The Finance Committee meets on the 2nd Monday of the month at 1:00 p.m.
The Finance Committee deals with preparing the annual budget, financial reporting, statements, and other matters related to the Treasury Department.
Planning and Economic Development Committee
The Planning and Economic Development Committee Committee meets on the 4th Monday of the month commencing at 1:00 p.m.
The Planning and Economic Development Committee deals with matters related to long-range land use planning, development approvals, economic development and policy.
Public Works and Facilities Committee
The Public Works and Facilities Committee meets on the 2nd Monday of the month following the Finance Committee.
The Public Works and Facilities Committee deals with maintenance of public buildings, roads and bridges, sidewalks, drains, and traffic control.
Parks and Recreation Committee
The Parks & Recreation Committee meets on the 2nd Monday of the month following the Public Works Committee.
The Parks & Recreation Committee deals with issues related to arenas, parks, community centres, recreational programs, and other cultural facilities.