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City Committees: Volunteer Opportunities - Deadline Friday, November 10th
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October 5, 2017

We are pleased to announce that the application process for appointments to the City of New Westminster Advisory Committees, Commissions, Boards and Panels for the 2018 term is now open!

Please visit www.newwestcity.ca/how-to-apply to apply online, download an application form or for further information.

For information regarding each Committee, including the length of term and mandate, please visit each committee's page, by clicking on the relevant committee below.

Vacancies for the 2018 term of the City’s Committees, Commissions, Boards and Panels are as follows:

Committee

Vacancies

Access Ability Advisory Committee

7 Community Members

1 Representative from a Community Organization

2 Students or People who can Address the Perspective of a Youth with Disabilities

Advisory Committee for Transit, Bicycles and Pedestrians (ACTBiPED)

8 Community Members

1 Student Residing in New Westminster

Advisory Planning Commission

4 Community Members

Amateur Sports Grant Program Committee

3 Community Members

Arts and Culture Grant Committee

1 Community Member

Arts Commission

1 Education Sector Representative

2 Representatives from the Non-Profit, Community Based Arts Sector

1 Representative from the Professional Arts & Culture Sector

Board of Variance

5 Community Members

Child Care Grant Program Committee

2 Community Members

Community Grant Committee

3 Community Members

Community Heritage Commission

3 Community Members

Community and Social Issues Committee

9 Community Members

Economic Development Advisory Committee

1 Representative from the Queensborough Business Community

Emergency Advisory Committee

5 Community Members

Environment Advisory Committee

6 Community Members

1 Representative from the Local Business Community

1 Representative from a Local Environment Organization

1 Post-Secondary Student Residing in New Westminster

1 Representative from the Education Sector – Teacher/Educator

Intelligent City Advisory Committee

2 Community Members

1 Representative from the Local Business Community

1 Representative from the Technology Industry

Library Board*

5 Community Members

Multiculturalism Advisory Committee

7 Community Members

Neighbourhood Traffic Advisory Committee

1 Community Member

Parks and Recreation Committee

6 Community Members

1 Community Member with an Interest or Background in Museums and Archives

Public Art Advisory Committee

2 Arts Professionals (Artists, Designers, Gallery Directors, Curators, Historians, Educators, Conservators)

2 Artists of Recognized Standing in New Westminster

1 Developer recognized by the community

1 Urban Designer (Architects, Landscape Architects, Engineers)

Remembrance Day Committee

3 Community Members

Restorative Justice Committee

3 Community Members

Seniors Advisory Committee

6 Community Members

Youth Advisory Committee*

5 Community Members

*The term for the Library Board runs from January 1 – December 31
* The term for the Youth Advisory Committee runs from October 1 – September 30

All applicants must submit an application, along with a brief personal resume.

For further information, please contact the Legislative Services Department at 604-527-4523 or by email at .

Applications must be received by the Legislative Services Department no later than 4:30 pm on Friday, November 10, 2017.