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JOINT PEEL-CALEDON
ACCESSIBILITY ADVISORY COMMITTEE (AAC)
AGENDA
AAC-2007-4

 

DATE:
April 17, 2007
TIME:
1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
PLACE:
Region of Peel Administrative Headquarters
Council Chamber, 5th floor
10 Peel Centre Dr.
Brampton, Ontario
MEMBERS:

H. Bajwa; G. Barnes; W. Goursky; S. Hames; J. Hardman; N. Husain; E. Kolb; S. McFadden; R. Paterak; J. Spry; M. Tymkow

 

William Goursky, Chair - presiding

1. CALL TO ORDER

 

2. APPROVAL OF MINUTES

  a.

Minutes of the Joint Peel-Caledon Accessibility Advisory Committee Meeting (AAC-2007-3) held on March 27, 2007 (Attached)

 

3. APPROVAL OF AGENDA


4. COMMUNICATION ITEMS

  a.

News Release, Region of Peel, dated March 23, 2007 Announcing the Appointment of the Members of the Joint Peel-Caledon Accessibility Advisory Committee (AAC) for the 2006 to 2010 Committee Term (Receipt recommended) (Attached)

     
  b. Press Release, Ministry of Attorney General, Province of Ontario, dated April 2, 2007 Advising of the Establishment of the New Ontario Courts Accessibility Committee and Initiatives to Promote Barrier Free Courts in Ontario (Receipt recommended) (Attached)
     
  c. Press Release, Ministry of Community and Social Services, Province of Ontario, dated April 8, 2007 Seeking Applicants Interested in Participating in Accessibility Standards Development Process as a Member of the "Employment" and "Built Environment" Committees (Receipt recommended) (Attached)


5. PRESENTATIONS


a.

Lisa Jones, Transportation Accessibility Specialist, Social Services Department, Providing an Overview and Update on the Region of Peel Accessibility Transportation Coordination Office (Oral) (20 minutes requested) (Presentation not available at the time of agenda distribution)

 

6. REPORTS

a. United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (For information) (Copies of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities available in the Clerk's division)


7. REPORT FROM THE ACCESSIBILITY PLANNING COORDINATORS

  a.

Colleen Grant, Town Prosecutor and Solicitor, Town of Caledon (Oral)

   
  b. Jeff Payne , Acting Accessibility Planning Specialist, Region of Peel (Attached)

 

8. REPORT OF THE ACCESSIBILITY ADVISORY COMMITTEE CHAIR AND MEMBERS

a. Glenn Barnes, Citizen Member, Joint Peel-Caledon Accessibility Advisory Committee, Update Regarding Transportation to the Oshawa Accessibility Advisory Committee (O.A.A.C.) Forum (Oral) (5 minutes)
 
  b. Glenn Barnes, Citizen Member, Joint Peel-Caledon Accessibility Advisory Committee, Update Regarding the Coalition for Persons with Disabilities Connections 2007 Resource Fair (Oral) (5 minutes)
 
  c. William Goursky and Naz Husain, Citizen Members, Joint Peel-Caledon Accessibility Advisory Committee, Update Regarding the Peel Children's Water Festival (Oral) (5 minutes)
 
  d. Sandra Hames, City Councillor, City of Brampton, Update Regarding City of Brampton, City of Mississauga and Region of Peel Initiatives to Coordinate Transit Services for Persons with Disabilities (Oral) (10 minutes)
 
  e. Naz Husain, Citizen Member, Joint Peel-Caledon Accessibility Advisory Committee, Update Regarding the Spring 2007 Joint Meeting of Municipal Accessibility Advisory Committees (Oral) (10 minutes)

 

9. OTHER BUSINESS


10. NEXT MEETING

 

Tuesday, May 15, 2007
1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Region of Peel Administrative Headquarters
Council Chamber, 5th floor
10 Peel Centre Dr.
Brampton, Ontario


11. ADJOURNMENT


 


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