Boards, Committees and Task Forces
The Town of Caledon is currently recruiting for community-minded residents to serve on the following Committees and/or Task Forces:
Application Deadline: Friday, May 26, 2017 at 4:30 p.m.
About Boards, Committees and Task Forces
The Town of Caledon promotes and encourages citizen participation. Boards, Committees and Task Forces play an important role as they provide advice and recommendations to Council on a wide range of matters.
Board and Committee meeting dates, agendas and minutes are posted on the Calendar. Task Forces post meeting summary notes on their respective webpage.
For more information, please contact Legislative Services via email or call 905.584.2272 ext. 2366.
Committee of Adjustment
The Committee of Adjustment is a quasi-judicial body that considers applications for minor variances from the Town's Comprehensive Zoning By-law and applications for severance (consent, easements, leases in excess of 21 years and lot additions).
The Town of Caledon Hearing Tribunal is a quasi-judicial committee that hears appeals of decisions made in accordance with the Business Licensing By-law, the Animal Control By-law and the Property Standards By-law.
Accessibility Advisory Committee
The Accessibility Advisory Committee assists Council regarding the accessibility standards outlined in the Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2001. The committee is also responsible for community awareness of all disabilities and identifying issues that will lead to the removal of the barriers for persons with disabilities.
Heritage Caledon advises and assists Council on matters related to designation under Parts IV and V of the Ontario Heritage Act and on other heritage matters in the community.
Municipal Elections Compliance Audit Committee
The Municipal Elections Compliance Audit Committee considers applications from voters who believe that a candidate has contravened a provision of the Municipal Elections Act, relating to election campaign finances.
Citizen Advisory Committees
Environmental Advisory Committee (CEAC) - currently under review
CEAC advises and assists Council in the protection, improvement, restoration, management and appreciation of our common natural heritage and ensures that the community is planned for environmental sustainability.
School Traffic Safety Committee
The School Traffic Safety Committee considers matters which relate directly to school safety concerns with respect to traffic matters.
Business Retention and Expansion Task Force
The purpose of the Business Retention and Expansion Task Force is to serve in an advisory role to provide staff with assistance and advice on the Business Retention and Expansion Project.
Cycling Task Force
The purpose of the Cycling Task Force is to assist the Town on becoming accredited as a Bicycling Friendly Community, under Share the Road (a Provincial cycling advocacy organization).
Seniors Task Force
The purpose of the Seniors Task Force is to serve in an advisory role to provide staff with assistance and advice on the development and implemenation of the town's Older Adult Strategic Plan.
The Audit Committee assists Council in maintaining the accountability and financial reliability of the municipality.
Golf Tournament Committee
The Caledon Council Community Golf Tournament Commitee organizes the annual charity golf tournament and selects recipients of the proceeds.
Other Agencies and Boards
Bolton Business Improvement Area (BIA)
The Bolton Business Improvement Area (BIA) is responsible for the improvement, beautification and maintenance of municipally owned lands, buildings and structures within the BIA area.
Public Library Board
The Public Library Board oversees the operation of Town of Caledon public libraries to ensure appropriate and efficient library service.