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Committees Reporting to City Council

Community Housing Advisory Board

Focus:

Affordable housing, homelessness, services/activities related to the goal of ending homelessness.

Term:

4 positions - 2 year terms
1 position - 2 year term (Aboriginal Representative)

Meetings:

Monthly on the fourth Tuesday of the month (as required)
5 p.m.
3-5 hours in length

Community Housing Advisory Board information (pdf)
Application form for Council Committees, Library Board, and River Bend Golf and Recreation Society (pdf)

Intermunicipal Subdivision & Development Appeal Board

Focus:

Hears appeals from subdivision and development permit decisions made under the provisions of the Intermunicipal Development Plan within the City's Growth Area.

Term:

2 positions - 2 year term
(1 alternate)

Meetings:

As required with variable start times and durations.

Intermunicipal Subdivision & Development Appeals Board information (pdf)
Application form for Council Committees, Library Board, and River Bend Golf and Recreation Society (pdf)

Mayor's Recognition Awards Committee

Focus:

Recognizing individual(s), group(s), or team(s) whose actions have brought honour and recognition to the city of Red Deer.

Term:

3 positions - 2 year terms

Meetings:

Meetings occur when called. Note: There will be two - three meetings per year in March-April)
5 p.m.
1-2 hours in length

Mayor's Recognition Awards information (pdf)
Application form for Council Committees, Library Board, and River Bend Golf and Recreation Society (pdf)

Municipal Planning Commission (MPC)

Focus:

Acts as an authority in all matters assigned under the Land Use Bylaw, Council or by the Development Officer.

Term:

2 positions - 2 year terms

Meetings:

Weekly, on Wednesday mornings
9 a.m.
1-2 hours in length

Municipal Planning Commission information (pdf)
Application form for Council Committees, Library Board, and River Bend Golf and Recreation Society (pdf)

Public Art Jury Commission

Focus:

Provides expert input and promotes awareness and understanding of the importance of public art.

Term:

3 positions - 2 year terms
2 positions - 1 year term

Meetings:

Monthly, on the second Wednesday (as required)
5 p.m.
1-2 hours in length

Public Art Commission information (pdf)
Application form for Council Committees, Library Board, and River Bend Golf and Recreation Society (pdf)

Red Deer Appeal & Review Board

Focus: 

Hears appeals related to some of the bylaws created by The City of Red Deer.

Term:

3 positions - 2 year term

Meetings:

Meetings are held as required
5 p.m.
Meeting duration depends on the number of appeals filed

Red Deer Appeal & Review Board information (pdf)
Application form for Council Committees, Library Board, and River Bend Golf and Recreation Society (pdf)

Red Deer Subdivision & Development Appeal Board

Focus:

Hears appeals from people affected by the decision of the Development Authority and/or the Subdivision Authority under the Land Use Bylaw.

Term:

3 positions - 2 year terms

Meetings:

Meetings are called as they are required
5 p.m.
2-3 hours in length

Red Deer Subdivision & Development Appeal Board information (pdf)
Application form for Council Committees, Library Board, and River Bend Golf and Recreation Society (pdf)

Red Deer & District Family & Community Support Services

Focus:

Supporting community programs that help to accomplish the vision of: empowered individuals, healthy families, and caring communities.

Term:

2 positions - 2 year term
1 position - 1 year term (to fill an unexpired term)

Meetings:

Monthly, on the first Tuesday of the month
5:30 p.m.
2 - 3 hours in length

Red Deer & District Family & Community Support Services Board information (pdf)
Application form for Council Committees, Library Board, and River Bend Golf and Recreation Society (pdf)

Other Community Committees and Boards

Library Board

Focus:

Manages, regulates and controls the library.

Term:

4 positions - 3 year terms
1 position - 2 year term (to fill an unexpired term)

Meetings:

Monthly on the last Wednesday of the month
7:30 p.m.
2 hours in length

Library Board information (pdf)
Application form for Council Committees, Library Board, and River Bend Golf and Recreation Society (pdf)

Red Deer Regional Airport Board

Focus:

General management of the Red Deer Regional Airport Authority.

Term:

1 position - 3 year term (to fill an unexpired term)

Meetings:

Monthly, on the third Thursday of the month (except July and August)
4:30 p.m.
2 hours in length

Regional Airport Authority information (pdf)
2017 Airport Board Application

River Bend Golf & Recreation Society (Red Deer)

Focus:

Oversees operations of the River Bend Golf and Recreation Area, including budgeting and disbursing of approved funds

Term:

1 position - 1 year term (to fill an unexpired term)

Meetings:

Monthly, on the third Tuesday of the month
5:15 p.m.
2 hours in length

2017 Application for Council Committees Library River Bend (pdf)