Volunteers Wanted for City Committees and Other Municipal Bodies

Published on: 2018/10/30 - in News

Kingston, Ontario City Hall

The City of Kingston is seeking volunteers for a number of committees, boards, commissions or working groups.

In an announcement, deputy city clerk Janet Jaynes said: “Kingston is fortunate to have a wealth of skilled and knowledgeable experts from all over the world and our municipal bodies benefit from their contributions as we work together to build a smart and livable city.”

New members are being sought for the following roles:

Advisory Committees

  • Arts Advisory Committee
  • Lemoine Point CRCA Advisory Committee
  • Heritage Kingston
  • Housing and Homelessness Advisory Committee
  • Kingston Environmental Advisory Forum
  • Rural Advisory Committee

Legislated Committees and Boards

  • Appeals Committee
  • Committee of Adjustment
  • Municipal Accessibility Advisory Committee
  • Taxi Commission

Agencies and Boards

  • Kingston Access Services
  • Kingston Economic Development Board of Directors
  • Kingston Frontenac Public Library Board
  • Kingston Police Services Board
  • Milton Cemetery Board
  • Pine Grove Cemetery Board

Working Groups

  • Belle Park Working Group
  • Central Kingston Growth Strategy Community Working Group
  • North King’s Town Secondary Plan Community Working Group
  • Planning Advisory Working Group

Persons wanting to serve in one of the above positions must be 18 years or older, a resident/business owner in Kingston, and be either a Canadian citizen or a permanent resident, a person who has been given permanent resident status by immigrating to Canada but is not a Canadian Citizen, and has resided in Kingston for at least one year.

Apply by Nov. 20 at 4:30 p.m. online at CityofKingston.ca/Committees or at the city clerk’s office at City Hall, 216 Ontario St.

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