News release: November 10, 2022
Volunteer Opportunity Peel Agricultural Advisory Working Group
The Regional Municipality of Peel is seeking submissions from members of the public to serve in a voluntary capacity on the Peel Agricultural Advisory Working Group (PAAWG). The following positions are available:
- Peel citizen-at-large (3 members)
- Representative of a Peel agricultural society or other special agricultural interest group (2 members)
- Representative of a Peel youth organization or alternative representative of the agricultural community (1 member)
This group will advise Regional Council on topics involving the farming industry and agricultural community and assist in implementing relevant Region policies and programs. Members will have knowledge and/or experience in agriculture, urban agriculture, agri-environmental and/or rural topics. Members will be appointed for a term of four years, from 2022-2026.
A description of qualifications and the application are available at https://www.peelregion.ca/planning/paawg.asp Paper copies are available by request at the contact below.
Applications will be accepted by mail, e-mail, online or in-person at Region of Peel, Access Peel, 10 Peel Centre, Suite B, Brampton, ON, L6T 4B9, until 4:30 p.m. on November 30, 2022. Only those selected will be contacted. Please note that the appointments to PAAWG and its role and mandate will be subject to Regional review, further to the proposed enactment and implementation of Ontario Bill 23, More Homes Built Faster Act, 2022.
For more information or to submit your application by mail, e-mail, or online, visit https://www.peelregion.ca/planning/paawg.asp or contact:
Marco Di Nizio
Region of Peel
Planning & Development Services
10 Peel Centre Dr., Suite B, 4th Flr.
Brampton, ON, L6T 4B9
Tel: 905-791-7800, Ext. 7854
The Region of Peel works with residents and partners to create a healthy, safe and connected Community for Life for approximately 1.5 million people and over 175,000 businesses in the cities of Brampton and Mississauga and the Town of Caledon. Peel's services touch the lives of residents every day. For more information about the Region of Peel, explore peelregion.ca and follow us on Twitter @regionofpeel and Instagram @peelregion.ca.