Public Art Advisory Committee

Chair: Eryne Donahue

Meetings: Bi-Monthly (the first Thursday).  For detailed information please see the committee schedule.

Mandate: The Public Art Advisory Committee (PAAC) provides expert community input on public art policies, projects and procedures of New Westminster.  This input includes reviewing public art projects, managing, conserving, maintaining, repairing and altering artwork in the municipal inventory.  The role of PAAC is to encourage the development and promote awareness of public art in New Westminster.  PAAC is responsible for developing a Public Art Master Plan for consideration by Council and monitoring the Master Plan’s implementation.  PAAC acts as a resource to City Council and to its boards, agencies, commissions and staff, and to developers and citizens, and strives to provide objective advice on any matter where public art is involved.  PAAC is also responsible for drafting the terms of reference for each Public Art selection jury and the appointment of jury members.  PAAC also increases awareness and appreciation of the economic and social benefits of murals in the community, and establishes and recommends technical and artistic guidelines for murals.

For more information regarding the mandate of the Public Art Advisory Committee please review the Terms of Reference.

Contact:  I 604-515-3782


March 5 Agenda Package Minutes
May 7 Agenda Package Minutes
June 18 No Meeting
July 16 Agenda Package  
October 1 Agenda Package  
November 5 No Meeting



March 7 Agenda Package Minutes
May 2 Agenda Package Minutes

May 15

(NWACC Information Session)

Agenda Package N/A

May 30

(Special Regular Meeting)

Agenda Package Rescheduled

June 6

(Special Regular Meeting)

Agenda Package Minutes
September 5 Agenda Package Minutes
October 10 Agenda Package Minutes
November 7 Meeting Cancelled N/A
December 11 Agenda Package Minutes
January 22  (2020) Agenda Package  

Please view Minutes Archives for Minutes prior to 2019.