Voting Select Committee members shall be appointed by Council and will be comprised of a minimum of five (5) and up to seven (7) community representatives (both resident and non-resident property owners).
Non-Voting Electronic Committee Members
The District will appoint up to twenty Electronic Participants to participate in all three committees (Sustainable Land Use Select Committee, Social Sustainability Select Committee and Heritage Select Committee). These E-Participants may, at their discretion, provide input to the Committees on specific issues that the Committees are addressing. The E-Participants will receive agendas and shall provide any comments they may wish to make to the Voting Committee for consideration at their meetings.
E-participants shall be appointed by Council and may wish to participate in all or only some of the items the committee is working on through email correspondence. E-Participants shall report back via the Corporate Officer.
Board of Variance
The duties of the Board are specified in Section 540 of the Local Government Act.
Heritage Select Committee
The Heritage Committee will review the annual priority actions as established in Sustainable Highlands, taking into consideration the recommendations in the reports: Community Heritage Values, A Heritage Vision for the District of Highlands and Recommendations for a District of Highlands Heritage Register, and District of Highlands Community Heritage Register.
Social Sustainability Select Committee
The Social Sustainability Select Committee with be responsible for reviewing the annual priority actions as established in Sustainable Highlands and make recommendations annually to Council regarding the Committee’s work plan and specific items within the work plan.
Sustainable Land Use Select Committee
The Sustainable Land Use Select Committee will be responsible for reviewing the annual priority actions as established in Sustainable Highlands and make recommendations annually to Council regarding the Committee’s work plan and specific items within the work plan.