Property Standards Committee

Responsibilities and Powers of the Committee:

The Property Standards Committee operates under the authority of the Building Code Act and the Statutory Powers and Procedure Act.  The Committee hears appeals from the Orders of the Property Standards Officers, and makes decisions to confirm, modify or rescind the order to demolish or repair, and to extend time for complying with the order if, in Committee’s opinion, the general intent and purpose of the by-law are maintained.

Composition:

Traditionally, five citizens are appointed.
Legislation (the Building Code Act) requires a minimum of three.

Current Members:
 
Sonali Brown - Co-Chair
Paul Hogg - Co-Chair
Janet Grant
Prabmeet Sarkaria
Jashanjot Singh

 

Term of Office:

Concurrent with the term of Council, ending November 30, 2018, or until successors are appointed

Established by:

By-law 104-96, as amended

Meetings:

Last Thursday of every month, provided there are appeals to be heard.  Hearings are conducted in a quasi-judicial setting at City Hall.

Honorarium:

$50.00 per meeting

 

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