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Deadline approaching to apply for local boards, committees and commissions

September 26, 2016 9:57 AM
(Red Deer, Alberta)

The deadline is fast approaching for interested candidates to submit an application to serve on one of the local boards, committees or commissions which directly contribute to the decisions that shape our community.

“The deadline to apply is only a week away,” said Samantha Rodwell, Deputy City Clerk. “We encourage people to take this opportunity to contribute to the decision-making process and get involved in our community.”

Members are needed for the following boards, committees and commissions:

  • Community Housing Advisory Board
  • Intermunicipal Subdivision & Development Appeal Board
  • Library Board
  • Mayor’s Recognition Awards Committee
  • Municipal Planning Commission
  • Public Art Commission
  • Red Deer & District Family and Community Support Services Board
  • Red Deer Appeal & Review Board*
  • Red Deer Subdivision & Development Appeal Board*
  • Red Deer Regional Airport Authority Board
  • River Bend Golf & Recreation Society Committee

*Members are appointed to both boards simultaneously

“We are looking for people who have an open mind, are fair and are willing to contribute their time and knowledge,” said Rodwell. “Sitting on one of these committees is a great way to learn more about our city, gain experience and build skills that are valuable in today’s workforce.”

Detailed information for each board, committee and commission is available online at Those interested in joining a board, committee or commission are invited to complete an application form and submit it to Legislative Services no later than October 3, 2016 by 9 a.m. Applications can be submitted in person, by fax to 403-346-6195, or by email to

For more information, please contact:

Samantha Rodwell
Deputy City Clerk
The City of Red Deer

Communications & Strategic Planning
The City of Red Deer


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