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Committee Recruitment

October 8, 2013 -

Are you interested in serving on the following boards?
Become one of the people who make Kingston work.

Kingston Environmental Advisory Forum

(Two Public Members)

Assists and advises Council regarding environmental issues, assists in the development of a broad-based comprehensive environmental strategy for the City and the implementation of specific action plans relative to identified environmental issues.

Skills: This Board may appeal to individuals who are familiar with environmental concerns, are committed to addressing local environmental issues, can serve on a project team for specific projects and can devote several hours each month to work on or research issues that come before them.

Composition: 12 public members, four (4) members of Council and seven (7) Technical Representatives

Schedule of Meetings: Meets on the second Monday every month at 6:30 p.m., at the Kingston Frontenac Public Library, 130 Johnson St.

Appointment: To November 30, 2014


Municipal Heritage Committee

(One Public Member)

Carries out responsibilities as directed in the Ontario Heritage Act, and also with respect to the City's Official Plan in order to advise Council on applications pertaining to Heritage properties or Heritage Conservation Districts for the purpose of alteration, addition or demolition, and new construction on a designated property; designation or de-designation; loans or grants and easement agreements. Committee members also provide input on planning applications which affect protected heritage properties. The Committee's broadened mandate now involves
providing advice to Council on cultural heritage matters that may arise in relation to the Kingston Culture Plan. Members will be asked to take part in Working Groups which deal with specific subject matters falling under the Committee's mandate.

Skills: Qualifications and experience related to heritage conservation techniques, building construction and renovations, heritage building design, historical research, planning, archaeology and knowledge and appreciation of the community's natural, tangible and intangible heritage.

Composition: 10 public members and two (2) members of Council

Schedule of Meetings: Meets on the first Monday every month at 1 p.m. at City Hall, 216 Ontario St.

Appointment: To November 30, 2014


All applications must be received by: Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2013

Visit www.CityofKingston.ca/committees for more information or to complete an online  application. Applications are also available at City Hall (Clerk's Department). Submit the application and a brief summary of your interest, background and skill set to: Diane Jackson, City Hall 216 Ontario St., Kingston, ON KZL 2Z3 Fax: 613-546-5232; Tel: 613-546-4291 ext. 1375; Email: djackson@cityofkingston.ca

Personal information, as defined in the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (MFIPPA), is collected under the authority of the Municipal Act, 2001, and in accordance with MFIPPA. Personal information collected on the application form will be used to assist in selecting appointees for the various civic bodies and may form part of the publicly available meeting agendas and minutes. If appointed to a civic body, your personal information may also be used by City staff to conduct committee and City business. Questions regarding the collection, use and disclosure of this personal information may be directed to Kevin Arjoon, Deputy City Clerk, 613-546-4291 ext. 1262 or karjoon@cityofkingston.ca.

The Nominations Advisory Committee will make recommendations to Council. It reserves the right to check references and verify information contained in submissions.

Kevin Arjoon, Deputy City Clerk
Tel: 613-546-4291 ext. 126; email: karjoon@cityofkingston.ca
Dated at Kingston this October 8, 2013