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Delta Committee and Commission Appointments - Volunteers Needed

Feb 14, 2019

Interested in participating in your local government? A number of opportunities exist to serve on an advisory committee at Delta to collaborate and provide advice to Council on various issues affecting our community. Mayor George V. Harvie and Council are seeking diverse committee volunteers who can bring valuable knowledge and experience to the following committees:

Agricultural Advisory Committee

Are you interested in farming initiatives and issues related to agriculture and irrigation in Delta? Are you enthusiastic about the development of the Delta Agriculture Plan and the future revision of Delta’s Official Community Plan?
Meets twice per year and/or at call of chair.

Board of Variance

Do you have the expertise to make decisions related to the siting, dimensions, or size of a building or structure?  Want to make decisions that vary the requirements of Delta’s Zoning Bylaw in cases where there is hardship?
Meets 12 times per year.

Community Livability Advisory Committee

Are you interested in providing input on land use, community planning, and proposed developments? Are you enthusiastic about environmental and social issues that impact Delta?
Meets 12 times per year and/or at call of chair.

Heritage Advisory Commission

Want to help promote the preservation and celebration of heritage in Delta? Are you interested in reviewing and discussing policies and development issues related to history and heritage conservation?
Meets 10 times per year and/or at call of chair.

Hunting Regulation Advisory Committee

Want to participate in the regulation of hunting in Delta, including providing advice on the discharge of firearms by persons engaged in farming?
Meets twice per year and/or at call of chair.

Ladner Village Renewal Advisory Committee

Are you interested in providing input on the best utilization of Delta-owned buildings in Ladner Village? Are you enthusiastic about streetscape and harbour waterfront design concepts and the branding for the Ladner Village Renewal?
Meets 6 times per year and/or at call of chair.

Mayor’s Public Safety Committee

Want to provide advice on improving public safety in Delta, Community Engagement, and Emergency Management?
Meets six times per year and/or at call of chair.

Parks, Recreation and Culture Commission

Are you enthusiastic about recreation, arts and culture programs? Want to collaborate on projects and services related to parks, sports fields, recreation infrastructure and civic buildings in Delta?
Meets ten times per year and/or at call of chair.

Tour de Delta Board

Are you passionate about hosting large community events?  The Tour de Delta is Delta’s premier cycling event and this committee is responsible for the resources, activities and management of the event.
Meets 12 times per year and/or at call of chair.



If you are interested in being appointed to one of the above advisory committees or commissions for a one-year term commencing March of 2019, please submit a brief resumé and covering letter indicating your areas of interest, why you would like to serve, and any relevant knowledge and experience you may have.

Application deadline is February 15, 2019
Please forward submissions to:
The Office of the City Clerk - Delta City Hall
4500 Clarence Taylor Crescent, Delta, B.C. V4K 3E2
Fax: 604-946-3390/email: committeeclerk@delta.ca 

For additional information, including committee and commission mandates, membership, agendas and minutes please visit www.delta.ca or contact Michelle Jansson, Deputy City Clerk, 
at 604-946-3223 or mjansson@delta.ca.

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