On Thursday, December 17, 2020, the Council of the Regional Municipality of Peel will hold a public meeting pursuant to the Municipal Act, 2001, as amended, for the purpose of obtaining input from the public on a proposed by-law to change the composition of Regional Council. The proposed by-law would:
- change the number of members that represent the City of Brampton and the Town of Caledon on Regional Council by increasing the number representing Brampton by 2 for a total of 9 members and decreasing the number representing Caledon by 2 for a total of 3 members to be effective for the municipal election to be held in October 2022; and,
- provide for the manner of selecting the additional two members to represent Brampton* and for the manner of selecting the three members to represent Caledon.
* In a resolution adopted on November 25, 2020 the Council of the City of Brampton resolved as its position that the 2 additional members representing Brampton be selected by the Brampton City Council from among City Councillors to represent Brampton on Regional Council for a four-year term.
Due to the efforts to contain the spread of COVID-19 there will be limited public access to the Council Chambers. Pre-registration is required by emailing the Office of the Regional Clerk. The meeting will be live streamed on www.peelregion.ca.
Anyone wishing to make verbal or written representations at the public meeting can do so virtually or in person. Please email the Office of the Regional Clerk or call 905-791-7800, ext. 4465.
Date: Thursday, December 17, 2020
Time: 9:30 a.m
Location: Region of Peel Administrative Headquarters
10 Peel Centre Dr., Suite A, 5th Floor
Brampton, ON L6T 4B9
A copy of the proposed by-law will be available on December 11, 2020 and can be obtained by contacting the Office of the Regional Clerk or from the Council Agenda page.
Comments may be submitted in writing addressed to the Regional Clerk at the Clerk’s Division, 10 Peel Centre Drive, Suite A, 5th floor, Brampton, ON L6T 4B9 or email the Office of the Regional Clerk.
Further information may be obtained by contacting the Office of the Regional Clerk at (905) 791-7800 ext. 4465 or on the Region of Peel website at www.peelregion.ca.