The District of Saanich advises us that it is accepting applications from residents wishing to be involved in local government by sitting as a member of an advisory committee or Foundation. Appointments effective 2013 are made by the Municipal Council and are generally for a one year term. If you would like to serve your community in areas such as arts and heritage, transportation and pedestrian mobility, the environment and urban forestry, or parks and recreation, we encourage you to apply.
The Council advisory committees and Foundation listed below deal with a wide range of municipal issues. Most meet on a monthly basis except in July, August and December. The terms of reference for each committee is available online at saanich.ca or by contacting the Legislative Division at 250‑475‑1775.
- Advisory Design Panel
- Arts, Culture and Heritage
- Bicycle and Pedestrian Mobility
- Environment and Natural Areas
- Healthy Saanich
- Parks, Trails and Recreation
- Planning, Transportation and Economic Development
- Saanich Heritage Foundation (registered, non-profit organization)
HOW TO APPLY: Saanich residents interested in being considered for an appointment must complete an Application for Appointment available online at saanich.ca or by contacting the Legislative Division at 250-475-1775.
Please Note – Unless you wish to do so, it is not necessary to request appointment to a specific committee – simply outline your area(s) of interest on the application form.
APPLICATION DEADLINE: 4:30 PM, TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 19, 2013
Submit to the Legislative Division, District of Saanich, 770 Vernon Avenue, Victoria, BC, V8X 2W7, or by email: firstname.lastname@example.org.