A Standing Committee's members are appointed by the Mayor. At least half the members must be members of Council; the remainder are citizens. A Select Committee is created by Council Resolution.
Working Groups tap into the expertise of residents wishing to work on Council projects. Each has a specific issue and are chaired by citizens who work to ensure priorities identified by Council receive focused attention.
Statutory Boards are the boards created by an enabling statute, which serves in an arms-length capacity on behalf of or in cooperation with the municipality.