Mayor & Council 2015

Back row, left to right: Councillor Marilyn Crawford (Ward 1), Councillor Renrick Ashby (Ward 2), Councillor Joanne Dies (Wards 3), Councillor Pat Brown (Ward 4).
Front row, left to right: Regional Councillor Colleen Jordan (Wards 3 & 4), Mayor Steve Parish, Regional Councillor Shaun Collier (Wards 1 & 2) 

Mayor & Council

It is the role of the head of council (the Mayor):

  • to act as chief executive officer of the municipality;
  • to preside over council meetings; 
  • to provide leadership to council;
  • to represent the municipality at official functions; and
  • to carry out the duties as the head of council under this or any other Act

It is the role of council:

  • to represent the public and to consider the well-being and interests of the municipality;
  • to develop and evaluate the policies and programs of the municipality;
  • to determine which services the municipality provides
  • to ensure that administrative practices and procedures are in place to
  • implement the decisions of council;
  • to maintain the financial integrity of the municipality; and
  • to carry out the duties of council under this or any other Act