Council & Committee Meetings

Public Works Committee

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About the committee

Reports and make recommendations to Council on matters relating to:

  • Water & Wastewater (Collection/Distribution, Treatment, and Compliance)
  • Waste Management (Solid Waste Planning, Collection , and Disposal)
  • Operations & Maintenance (Roads, Traffic, Forestry & Beautification, Parks & Cemeteries, and Trails)
  • Transit (Operations and Transit Fleet, ATS)
  • Fleet and Facilities (Central Fleet, Corporate Buildings, Energy Office)
  • Capital Planning and Implementation (Strategic and Environmental Planning, Asset Management, Design and Construction Open Space Planning)
  • Major road construction projects

Specific duties shall include:

  • To consider and recommend to Council, Service Programs and Service
  • Levels for all direct and indirect services provided by the Department (i.e. business plans, management plans, operating plans, and other relevant plans)
  • To consider and recommend to Council, Policies, By-laws, and procedures governing service delivery implemented by the Department
  • To consider and recommend to Council, Asset Management Plans and Forecasts for all infrastructure managed by the Department
  • To consider and monitor program implementation and performance through staff reports and make recommendations to Council respecting program management initiatives (i.e. continuous improvement, budget performance, revenue generation and other relevant issues)
  • To consider and recommend to Council, procurement in accordance with corporate policies
  • To consider recommendations of any Sub-Committees and/or Task
  • Forces which report directly to the Public Works Committee
  • To receive delegations from the public and conduct public hearings as required by statute and Council specific to the mandate of this committee on matters under the Standing Committee

Committee type: Standing Committee

Carrie McIntosh, Legislative Coordinator
Phone: 905-546-2424 ext. 2729
Email: [email protected]

  • Councillor Nrinder Nann - Chair
  • Councillor Russ Powers - Vice Chair
  • Councillor Arlene VanderBeek
  • Councillor John-Paul Danko
  • Councillor Sam Merulla 
  • Councillor Tom Jackson
  • Councillor Esther Pauls
  • Councillor Jason Farr
  • Councillor Terry Whitehead
  • Councillor Maria Pearson
  • Councillor Lloyd Ferguson