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Committees of Council

Committees of Council provide recommendations and advice to members of Council and Administration. Committee members may contribute to the development of policies, programs and initiatives that enhance the municipality.

Accessibility Advisory Committee

As outlined in the Terms of Reference (pdf), the purpose of the Accessibility Advisory Committee is to advise LaSalle Town Council on the preparation and implementation of accessibility plans in order ensure and promote a barrier free community.

Accessibility Advisory Committee meetings are held the 1st Tuesday of February, April, June, August, October and December or at the call of the Chair.

By-Law Committee

As outlined in the Terms of Reference (pdf), the purpose of the By-Law Committee is to make decisions on By-Law Enforcement matters and help provide a regulatory framework to ensure fairness and consistent application.

By-Law Committee meetings are held the 3rd Tuesday of January, March, May, July, September and November or at the call of the Chair.

Election Compliance Audit Committee

As outlined in the Terms of Reference (pdf), the purpose of the Election Compliance Audit Committee is to deal with any applications for an audit from each regular election and any by-elections during the term of municipal council.

Election Compliance Audit Committee meetings are held as required.

Fire Committee

As outlined in the Terms of Reference (pdf), the purpose of the Fire Committee is to make recommendations to Council regarding certain operational issues as they relate to the Fire Services Department.

Fire Committee meetings are established by members of the Committee or at the call of the Chair.

Parks, Recreation and Events Committee

As outlined in the Terms of Reference (pdf), the purpose of the Parks, Recreation and Events Committee is to act as an advisory body and make recommendations to Council regarding matters pertaining to parks, recreation and events in the municipality.

This committee oversees Culture & Recreation, the LaSalle Strawberry Festival, the Craft Beer Festival and the Volunteer Appreciation Event.

Parks, Recreation and Events Committee meetings are held the 1st Thursday of February, April, June, August, October and December or at the call of the Chair.

Planning Committee

As outlined in the Terms of Reference (pdf), the purpose and mandate of the Planning Committee is to hold public information meetings for all Planning Act applications or on matters that Council deems appropriate.

Planning Committee meetings are held the 1st Tuesday of January, March, May, July, September and November or at the call of the Chair.

Strategic Planning Committee

Sub-Committees of the Strategic Planning Committee include Human Resources & Finance, Assessment, Environmental and Promotion & Communication.

Strategic Planning Committee meetings are held Tuesdays and Thursdays or at the call of the Chair.

Inter-Municipal Boards and Committees

In addition, the Town also has representation on the LaSalle Police Services Board, Essex Power Corporation, Essex Region Conservation Authority and the Essex County Library Board.