COURTENAY, B.C- The list of appointments for Courtenay’s city council has been released.

In the agenda for Monday’s meeting of city council, the following councillors have been recommended for the following positions, from 2018 to 2019.

Comox Valley Regional District Regional District Board of Directors:

-Mayor Bob Wells

-Councillor David Frisch

-Councillor Wendy Morin

-Councillor Will Cole-Hamilton

Alternate Regional District Directors:

-Councillor Doug Hillian

-Councillor Manno Theos

-Councillor Melanie McCollum

Voting Strength for City Directors on Regional District Board (City has eighteen votes):

-Mayor Bob Wells, four votes

-Councillor David Frisch, four votes

-Councillor Wendy Morin, four votes

-Councillor Will Cole-Hamilton, four votes

Three Directors to Regional District Sewage Commission

(Three Directors elected to Regional Board to serve):

-Councillor David Frisch

-Councillor Wendy Morin

-Councillor Will Cole-Hamilton

Alternates:

Mayor Bob Wells, Councillor Doug Hillian, Councillor Melanie McCollum and Councillor Manno Theos

Four Directors to Comox Valley Water Committee

(Four Directors elected to Regional Board to serve):

Mayor Bob Wells, one vote

Councillor David Frisch, two votes

Councillor Wendy Morin, two votes

Councillor Will Cole-Hamilton, two votes

Alternates:

Councillor Doug Hillian, Councillor Melanie McCollum and Councillor Manno Theos.

Court of Revision

(Frontage Taxes):

-Councillor Wendy Morin

-Councillor Will Cole-Hamilton

-Councillor Melanie McCollum

Alternate:

-Councillor Manno Theos

Board of Variance: On Hold -Requires Staff Report

Comox Valley Economic Development Society:

-Councillor Manno Theos

Alternate:

-Councillor David Frisch

Comox Valley Community Justice Society:

-Councillor Doug Hillian

Alternate:

-Councillor Melanie McCollum

Downtown Courtenay Business Improvement Association:

-Councillor Will Cole-Hamilton

Alternate:

-Councillor Wendy Morin

Community Drug Strategy Committee (Overdose Working Group):

Councillor Will Cole-Hamilton

Alternate:

-Councillor Hillian

Comox Valley Social Planning Society:

-Councillor Wendy Morin

Alternate:

Councillor Doug Hillian

Comox Valley Harbour Authority:

John Ward, Director of Legislative and Corporate Services/Deputy CAO

Comox Valley Liquid Waste Management Plan Public Advisory Committee (PAC):

Councillor Will Cole-Hamilton

(Staff Note: Councillor David Frisch appointed as alternate for the duration of the LWMP planning process) per July 16, 2018 Council resolution)

Development Industry Working Group:

-Mayor Bob Wells

(Staff Note: Councillor David Frisch appointed for a 1 year term) per June 18, 2018 Council resolution)

Integrated Transportation Advisory Committee:

Councillor Melanie McCollum

Alternate:

Councillor David Frisch

Parks and Recreation Advisory Commission:

Councillor Manno Theos

Alternate:

Councillor Wendy Morin

Agricultural Land Review Committee: On Hold-Requires Research, (Committee has not met in 8 yrs)

Heritage Advisory Commission:

Lawrence Burns, Ross Dingwall, Julie Fortin, Linda Grant, Deb Griffiths, Judy Hagen, Andrew Ireson, Cliff Piercy

Sid Williams Theatre Society:

Darryl Calnan, Heather McFetridge, Marty Douglas, Neil Havers, Tansy Pauls, Bill Anglin, Brian Mather, Naz Dizai

VANCOUVER ISLAND REGIONAL LIBRARY BOARD

Councillor Manno Theos for a one-year appointment January 1 to December 31, 2019 with Councillor Melanie McCollum as alternate.

Schedule of Acting Mayors till 2020

-June and December: Councillor Manno Theos

-May and November: Councillor David Frisch

-March and September: Councillor Doug Hillian

-April and October: Councillor Will Cole-Hamilton

-February and August: Councillor Melanie McCollum

-January and July: Councillor Wendy Morin

Every member of council is also asked to be authorized as a signing authourity, along with the following staff members.

-David Allen, Chief Administrative Officer

-John Ward,Director of Legislative & Corporate Services/Deputy CAO

-Jennifer Nelson, Acting Director of Finance

-Renata Wyka,Manager of Finance

Council will discuss the list during their inaugural meeting, which takes place at 4 p.m. at Courtenay city hall.