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November 24, 2014 -

The application period has now ended.

Be heard: apply to serve on the City's many boards and committees.

"We have dedicated volunteer committee members sharing their time, effort and specialized knowledge to guide, improve and safeguard all that makes our city a wonderful place to live. We rely heavily on these generous and amazing individuals," says John Bolognone, City Clerk.

Become one of the people who make Kingston work by applying to serve on the City's many boards or committees. 

Interested?   Come to a Volunteer Recruitment Information Sharing Event at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 26 in Memorial Hall, City Hall, 216 Ontario St.  Meet elected officials, senior staff; speak informally with Chairs and Vice Chairs; and see formal presentations on the focus and mandate of each committee or board seeking applicants. A question and answer period will follow the presentations.

See more information on the committees with openings and apply to serve at

The City is seeking members for these groups that guide the City:

  • Appeals Committee
  • Arts Advisory Committee
  • Belle Park Working Group
  • Committee of Adjustment
  • Cataraqui Region Conservation Area Lemoine Point Advisory Committee
  • Housing and Homelessness Advisory Committee
  • Kingston Economic Development Corporation Board of Directors
  • Kingston Election Compliance Audit Committee
  • Kingston Environmental Advisory Forum
  • Kingston Frontenac Public Library Board
  • Kingston & Frontenac Housing Corporation Board of Directors
  • Kingston Memorial Centre Advisory Committee
  • Kingston Municipal Non-Profit Housing Corporation
  • Kingston Police Services Board
  • Municipal Accessibility Advisory Committee
  • Municipal Heritage Committee
  • Museums and Collections Advisory Committee
  • Rural Advisory Committee
  • Taxi Commission
  • Waterfront Master Plan Working Group

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The City of Kingston provides municipal services to 120,000 residents living in this visually stunning, historic city, often ranked one of the best places to live in Canada. In 2014, it was named a Top 7 Smart Community by the Intelligent Community Forum. Our vision – to become Canada's most sustainable city – focusses our efforts on: environmental responsibility, social equity, economic health and cultural vitality. Please visit and join the conversation on social media.

Twitter: @CityofKingston


Media contact: For more information contact Cindie Ashton, Media Relations Officer, 613-546-4291, ext. 3116. Or call Communications at 613-546-4291, ext. 2300.