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PUBLIC MEMBERS SOUGHT FOR SUBDIVISION AND DEVELOPMENT APPEAL BOARD

Establishment

The Subdivision and Development Appeal Board is established by Bylaw C-964 (PDF, 47KB).

Mandate

The Board hears and decides appeals:

1. Of the Subdivision Authority, and

2. Where the Development Authority of the City:

     a) refuses to issue a development permit to a person;

     b) issues a development permit subject to conditions, or

     c) issues an order under Section 645 of the Municipal Government Act.

Membership

  • 5 members of the Public appointed by Council
  • 3 Council members  

Term

Appointments are required for terms not exceeding three (3) years. Members are eligible for reappointment to a maximum of six (6) consecutive years of service.

Meeting Time

Meetings are scheduled upon receipt of appeals (approximately 8 - 10 hearings annually).

Remuneration

Appointed Public members may claim a per Diem rate of pay for attending the Subdivision and Development Appeal Board Hearings at a rate of $200.00 for each full day (at least 4 hours).

Skills, abilities, and experience

  • Experience or understanding of the principles of administrative law;
  • Understanding of the planning process and legislation;
  • Ability to analyze, weigh evidence, determine facts and make decisions;
  • Ability to be fair and impartial;
  • Must be able to communicate effectively and work within a team environment;
  • Ability to read blueprints;
  • Ability to be flexible, adaptable, committed and enthusiastic.

Deadline

Deadline to submit your application for a Public Member appointment is November 30, 2017.

For further information

Please contact the Council Committee Coordinator, Legislative Services Department at 780-538-0441 or email akarbashewski@cityofgp.com

Last updated: 12/1/2017 12:03:44 PM