Council appoints members to advisory committees and boards at the beginning of their term, and when there is a vacancy. The Appointment Policy outlines the process followed for appointments. The Nominating Committee reviews all appointments before Council approves them.

Council members are also appointed to various groups at the recommendation of the Mayor. This process is governed by the Procedural By-law.

Committee and Board positions are voluntary, with no remuneration.

General Requirements

  • All applicants must live, work or own a property or business in the Municipality of Meaford.
  • Applicants for the BIA Board must be owners or tenants of commercial property within the BIA.
  • Applicants must not be employed by the Municipality of Meaford.

Current Opportunities

Economic Development Strategic Plan Task Force

The Council of the Municipality of Meaford is looking to create and adopt a new comprehensive Economic Development Strategic Plan. Led by a consultant, the strategic plan will provide recommendations and actions in a 3-5 year timeframe. The Economic Development Strategic Plan Task Force shall provide the consultant with periodic input and feedback during the economic development strategic planning process. The Task Force will also assist staff by reviewing information provided by the consultant and will suggest recommendations for future implementation of the Economic Development Strategy.

Required: Five members

Meetings: Monthly, or as called by the CAO. Schedule TBD.

Application Deadline: Friday, May 31, 2019

Download Application Form here

Completed forms can be submitted to the attention of the Clerk:

By email: 

By mail or in person:

21 Trowbridge Street West,
Meaford ON N4L 1A1 
(after hours drop box available)

By fax: 519-538-1556

For more opportunities to get involved in your community, please see our other volunteer opportunities, or contact a local Community Group.

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