Have you ever wanted to get involved in helping run the city? Maybe you have but didn't know where to start, or you weren't quite ready to start that campaign for Mayor or Councillor yet. Well, I've got just the thing for you!
The City regularly has openings for people who would like to serve on various committees and boards. The public members are an important part of how the committees operate and ultimately how the city is run.
Right now we're looking for people to help out on the following committees:
ARTS DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE
ASSESSMENT REVIEW BOARD
COMBATIVE SPORTS COMMISSION
GRANDE PRAIRIE AIRPORT COMMISSION
PURSUIT OF EXCELLENCE COMMITTEE
SUBDIVISION AND DEVELOPMENT APPEAL BOARD
TAKE PART TAKE PRIDE COMMITTEE
If you're interested in getting involved and taking an active role in what happens in our community; please, please, please submit an application! Council will be appointing public members at it's meeting on December 13th so get your application in soon!
You can download the whole application package here. It has information on what the various committees are as well as the form you have to fill in and send back to the city. Read through the package, see which committee suits your interest and then get involved by applying!
You can also complete the form online by going to Muniportal.ca here and clicking on "Boards & Committees Application Form".