Committees & Boards

The City of Penticton has a number of committees and boards set up to provide feedback and guidance to Council. Terms of Reference, Agendas, Minutes, and details of each Committee and Board are made available on our website for your reference.

Advisory Committee and Board Structure

 

Council Committees Overview

Council may establish and appoint committees to consider or inquire into any matter and to report its findings and opinion to Council.

Council Committees do not have the authority to take action or incur expenses without Council’s approval. Council provides approval by way of a resolution passed at a meeting of Council.

Committee proceedings are outlined in "Council Procedure Bylaw 2018-35" which is available here. Committee Members shall appoint a Chair at the first meeting.

 All committees are open to the public to attend.

 

The following seven (7) committees are active for the current year 2019:

- Agriculture Advisory Committee

- Arts, Creative, Cultural Innovations, Heritage and Museum Committee

- Development Services Advisory Committee

- Economic Development and Prosperity Advisory Committee

- Official Community Plan Task Force

- Parks and Recreation Advisory Committee

- Penticton Creek and Ellis Creek Restoration Committee

 Terms of Reference can be found at the top of each Committee page.

 

The City of Penticton is no longer accepting applications to become a committee member for any committee; the application process closed on December 20, 2018.

The four committees below are currently in the process of being reviewed by the Council liaison and Staff.

- Agriculture Advisory Committee

- Arts, Creative, Cultural Innovations, Heritage and Museum Committee

- Development Services Advisory Committee

- Economic Development and Prosperity Advisory Committee

 

The Parks and Recreation Advisory Committee members have been appointed for a term ending December 31, 2019. Congratulations to Shona Schleppe, Tyson Bull, Donna Ritchie, Gary Dean, Lesley Chapman, John Archer, Sandy Ross, Laura Harp, Jesse Martin, Isaac Gilbert, Lee Davidson, Peter Osborne, and Michaela Wooldridge. Check the committee page for their first meeting date.

 

A Committee application form can be found here

If you require more information, please email committees@penticton.ca or call 250-490-2473.