One of my core values is giving back to the community through volunteerism and leadership.
I am pleased to announce that I have been appointed to the City of St. John’s Local Board of Appeal and the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador Wilderness and Ecological Reserves Advisory Council. I look forward to working with my colleagues in serving our city and our province.
About the St. John’s Local Appeal Board
The St. John’s Local Board of Appeal is comprised of five individuals who have been appointed for a three-year term by the St. John’s Municipal Council. The Appeal Board is a body to which appeals can be made regarding decisions made by the City under the St. John’s Development Regulations with respect to: an application to undertake a development; a revocation of an approval or a permit to undertake a development; the issuance of a Stop Work Order pursuant to the Development Regulations; or a decision permitted under the Urban and Rural Planning Act, 2000.
About the Wilderness and Ecological Reserves Advisory Council
The Wilderness and Ecological Reserves Advisory Council (WERAC) was created to advise the government on the creation and management of wilderness and ecological reserves. WERAC’s vision is the conservation and preservation of natural landscapes and seascapes in Newfoundland and Labrador for current and future generations through the timely establishment of a functioning network of protected areas throughout the province. Using an open and consultative process, WERAC accepts the following values: transparency, accountability, responsibility, stewardship of our natural heritage, and appreciation of our natural heritage.
Read the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador News Release here.