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Volunteers Needed! Committee and Commission Appointments

Jan 05, 2016
Volunteers Needed




Interested in participating in your local government? Delta has a number of open opportunities to serve on advisory committees that collaborate with and provide advice to Council on various issues affecting our community.

Advisory Design Panel
Are you interested in providing advice relating to the design and construction of buildings and other development within Delta? Membership in the Architectural Institute of British Columbia or the British Columbia Society of Landscape Architects is required. Meets monthly (4th Thursday at 6:30 pm)

Agricultural Advisory Committee
Are you interested in farming initiatives and issues related to agriculture and irrigation in Delta? Meets monthly and/or at the call of the Chair

Boundary Bay Airport Advisory Committee
Want to be involved in the operation and development of the Boundary Bay Airport and lands? Meets at the call of the Chair, usually twice per year (Spring and Fall, at 7 pm)

Boundary Bay Airshow Advisory Board
Want to participate in the organization and promotion of this highly popular annual event? Meets monthly (3rd Wednesday at 5:30 pm)

Community Planning Advisory Committee
Are you interested in providing input on land use, community planning, and proposed developments? Meets monthly (1st Thursday at 7 pm)

Dikes and Drainage Advisory Committee
Want to address issues of flood management, storm water management and dredging?
Meets bi-monthly (Thursday at 11:30 am) or at the call of the Chair

Environment Advisory Committee
Concerned about the environment and want to get involved in planning policies and green initiatives to address climate change? Meets monthly (2nd Thursday at 7 pm)

Heritage Advisory Commission
Want to help promote the preservation and celebration of heritage in Delta? Participate in the review and discussion of policies and development issues related to history and heritage conservation. Meets monthly (1st Wednesday at 7 pm)

Hunting Regulation Advisory Committee
Want to participate in the regulation of hunting in Delta, including the discharge of firearms? Meets at the call of the Chair, usually twice per year (Spring and
Fall, at 7 pm)

Parks, Recreation and Culture Commission
Have an eye for 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 monthly (3rd Thursday at 7 pm) or at the call of the Chair

If you are interested in being appointed to one of the above advisory committees or commissions for a one-year term commencing March 1, 2016, please submit a brief resumé and cover letter indicating your areas of interest, why you would like to serve, and any relevant knowledge or experience you may have.

Application deadline is January 31, 2016

Please forward submissions to: 
The Office of the Municipal Clerk - Delta Municipal Hall
4500 Clarence Taylor Crescent, Delta, B.C. V4K 3E2
Fax: 604-946-3390

For additional information, please contact Sandra MacFarlane, Deputy Municipal Clerk, at 604-952-3175