Grassroots voices needed on City advisory committees – Deadline Nov 6, 2015

UDP_1401Comox_Feb22bThe City of Vancouver website recently was updated to show openings in a number of key panels and committees. CityHallWatch encourages active participation in civic affairs and urges people who can truly represent community interests to consider applying for these positions.

Application deadline: 5pm, November 6, 2015
Website: Agencies, boards and committees – vacancies

Certain agencies have eligibility requirements so please make sure to check out all of the details. The terms begin in 2016. Here is a list of the current openings:

  • Active Transportation Policy Council (ATPC)
  • Children, Youth and Families Advisory Committee
  • Chinatown Historic Area Planning Committee
  • Development Permit Board Advisory Panel
  • First Shaughnessy Advisory Design Panel
  • Gastown Historic Area Planning Committee
  • Public Art Committee
  • Renters Advisory Committee
  • Urban Aboriginal Peoples Advisory Committee
  • Urban Design Panel
  • Vancouver City Planning Commission
  • Vancouver Civic Theatres Board
  • Vancouver Heritage Commission
  • Vancouver Public Library Board

Update: The following agencies also have openings. Application deadline: Friday, November 13, 5pm:

  • Pacific National Exhibition Board of Directors
  • Pacific National Exhibition Community Advisory Group
  • YVR Noise Management Committee

Application deadline: Friday, November 6, 2015 at 5:00pm.

Direct links to descriptions committees with openings are listed below (from City’s website):

vacancies committees

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