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Apply to Serve on a Committee or Board

Hamilton City Council invites citizens to apply to the City’s Expanding Housing and Support Services for Women and Transgender Community Sub-Committee. The  appointments will be for the remainder of the 2018-2022 term of Council. The sub-committee will meet 4 to 6 times per year. We are looking for 3 citizens with experience and interest in homelessness prevention and the provision of affordable housing.

Application deadline: Thursday, October 31, 2019 at 4:30 pm.

How to Apply

Applications are accepted online, emailed or submitted in person.

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Download the Application (PDF, 70 KB) Additional Application forms and information are also available at:

City Clerk’s Department
Hamilton City Hall
71 Main Street West, 1st Floor

Municipal Service Centres
View locations and hours
Call 905-546-2489

Downloaded applications must be signed and submitted: 

City Council wishes to ensure that its Committees and Local Boards reflect the diverse nature of the City of Hamilton’s population, including women, persons with disabilities, native persons, and racial and ethnic minorities and encourages all residents to consider these opportunities.

Conflict of interest rules will apply to all citizen members, pursuant to the Municipal Conflict of Interest Act, R.S.O., 1990, Chapter M.50.

Available positions to serve on a Committee or Board

3 citizens required

Mandate

The Expanding Housing and Support Services for Women and Transgender Community Sub-Committee is empowered by and responsible to City Council for its activities; reporting on emerging issues as required pertaining to expanding housing and support services for women, transgender and gender non-binary identified persons to address the intersections of identities such as race, sexual orientation, and gender identity which create unique experiences of housing instability and homelessness. The Sub-Committee will report through the Emergency and Community Services Committee.

Learn more about the Expanding Housing and Support Services for Women and Transgender Community Sub-Committee