Community Engagement Committee
The Community Engagement Committee is a select committee of Council.
The Community Engagement Committee is a select committee of Council which oversees:
- the establishment and implementation of new working groups and revisions as may be necessary to Working Group Guidelines
- the optimal functioning of the District's other community engagement activities, as may be directed by Council.
Work with staff liaisons to prepare terms of reference for working groups and proposed revisions; selection of working group members; provide oversight to the working group process, and community engagement activities approved by Council; provide guidance to the Council and staff representatives to working groups with respect to operating principles, process and structural issues; provide advice and recommendations to Council on any matters referred to the committee by Council, as well as on new approaches to engage and consult with the community; and provide an annual work plan to Council.
Appointments are made annually by Council for a two-year term.
Councillors Thompson, Soprovich and Wong (Chair).
Lori Cameron, Lisa Carver, Elaine McHarg, Jan Pezarro, Jennifer Roote, and Jaime Webbe.
Ania Mafi, Communications and Engagement Manager
Date: Thursday, March 11
Time: 3–4:45 p.m.
Location: Electronic meeting via Webex
The Provincial Health Officer prohibits members of the public from attending in person to prevent the spread of COVID-19.
Members of the public who wish to listen and provide input can attend virtually via Webex. The information package can be provided upon request by contacting the staff liaison.
Click the link below, enter your name, email address, and event password, then click "Join Now". Note: Only click "join by browser" if you do not plan on using your microphone.
Password: westvan (Note: The password may auto-populate without you needing to fill it in.)
Number: 187 440 4992 (Note: The number can be used instead of the link to join the meeting at westvancouver.webex.com)
Written submissions regarding matters that fall within the committee’s mandate can also be submitted to staff liaisons and will be circulated to members prior to a meeting for their information.