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Public Service Announcement

The Region of Durham is seeking a representative for membership on the Durham Environmental Advisory Committee

WHITBY, ON February 14, 2014 – The Regional Municipality of Durham is seeking an individual residing in Durham Region to serve as a member of the Durham Environmental Advisory Committee (DEAC). DEAC is a volunteer advisory committee that provides advice to the Regional Planning & Economic Development Committee and Durham Regional Council on environmental planning matters, while also being involved with awareness and outreach activities.

Qualified candidates, residing in Durham Region, must have knowledge of environmental issues and an interest in protecting and enhancing the region's environment. The appointed member will be expected to attend an evening meeting, once a month, at The Regional Municipality of Durham Headquarters, located at 605 Rossland Rd. E. in Whitby.

Interested individuals are asked to submit a letter of interest, along with a resumé, by March 14. Submissions should be sent by email to deac@durham.ca or mailed to:

A.L. Georgieff, Commissioner of Planning and Economic Development
The Regional Municipality of Durham
Planning and Economic Development Department - 4th Floor
605 Rossland Rd. E., P.O. Box 623
Whitby, ON  L1N 6A3

DEAC is composed of 17 members, including: 13 citizens; one post-secondary student; two youth members; and a representative of the Regional Planning & Economic Development Committee. Additional information regarding DEAC is available on the Region of Durham's website at www.durham.ca/deac or by contacting the Planning and Economic Development Department at deac@durham.ca.

 

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