The Municipality of Bluewater has a number of committees that members of the community may participate in. Involvement with our committees is a great way for local residents to volunteer in our community and learn about key municipal issues and initiatives.
The Communities in Bloom and Environmental Committee is a committee of Council. The mandate of the Communities in Bloom and Environmental Committee is to:
- To provide guidance and make recommendations to Council on matters related to the Environment.
- Promote environmental awareness.
- Foster civic pride and environmental responsibility through community participation.
- Enhancement green spaces in its communities.
- Discuss new or changing environmental legislation or regulations.
- Research new and relevant environmental issues.
The Committee meets quarterly in-person at the Stanley Complex, 38594 Mill Road, Varna. Agendas are posted to our Council Portal ahead of the meeting.
For inquiries related to the Communities in Bloom and Environmental Committee, please contact the Administrative Assistant for Public Works and Facilities.
The Heritage Advisory Committee is a Committee of Council with statutory duties set out by the Ontario Heritage Act. Its volunteer members and Member of Council serve the whole community when they provide advice to Council on changes to designated heritage properties and properties within the Bayfield Heritage Conservation District.
The Bluewater Heritage Advisory Committee meets on the second Tuesday of the month. Please visit the Municipal Calendar for agendas and minutes.
We are currently accepting applications for the Heritage Advisory Committee (HAC). This committee meets on the second Tuesday of every month at 7 p.m. The term for committee members is 4 years.
If you are interested in joining the HAC, please complete the online application form and submit it before 11:59 p.m. on October 24th, 2023.
Information related to your experience and suitability as a candidate will be presented to the Heritage Advisory Committee and Council as part of selecting committee members. However, personal/sensitive information will be kept confidential.