Appointment of Town Councillor North Ward 1
At its meeting on Monday, October 28, 2013, Whitby Council appointed Derrick Gleed as the Town Councillor for North Ward 1. Councillor Gleed will serve the remainder of the term of office which ends on November 30, 2014.
Town Council has declared a Vacancy for the Office of Town Councillor North Ward 1
As required by the Municipal Act, at its Special Council Meeting held on Monday, September 9, 2013, Town Council declared a vacancy for the Office of Town Councillor North Ward 1 following the resignation of Councillor Tracy Hanson.
After consideration of staff report CAO 8-13 at its regular meeting of Council on September 16, 2013, Town Council decided to fill the vacancy for North Ward 1 by appointment.
After consideration of staff report CAO 9-13 at its special meeting of Council on September 23, 2013, the procedures to fill the vacancy for North Ward 1 were adopted.
To be eligible for appointment to this office a person must be:
- a Canadian citizen
- at least 18 years of age
- a resident of the Town of Whitby, or own or rent property in the Town of Whitby (or the spouse of the owner or renter)
- not legally prohibited from voting, or from holding municipal office
An information session will be held for anyone interested in being considered for the appointment:
Date: Thursday, October 10, 2013
Location: Brooklin Community Centre and Library, 8 Vipond Road, Brooklin
Time: 7:00 to 9:00 PM
Town Staff as well as a representative from the Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing (MMAH) will be in attendance to answer questions.
Interested individuals must complete a Declaration of Qualifications, Consent of Nominee and provide identification showing name, signature and qualifying address within the Town of Whitby. Resumes may also be submitted as part of the application. Forms will be available in the Clerk's Office, Whitby Municipal Building and at the information session.
On Monday, October 28, 2013, at its regular meeting of Council, individual candidate statements will be heard and the vote to fill the vacancy by appointment shall occur at this Council meeting. The successful applicant will serve the remainder of the term of office that ends on November 30, 2014.
All documents submitted by the applicant are a matter of public record and will be available for inspection in the Town Clerk's Office. If a resume is submitted with the application it shall be collected in accordance with the provisions of the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (MFIPPA) and will be provided to Members of Council as a confidential submission.
2013 Candidate Guide - Vacancy Town Councillor North Ward 1
COUNCIL VACANCY NORTH WARD ONE - OFFICIAL LIST OF CANDIDATES
| Name of Candidate|| Date of Filing|
| FELGEMACHER, Vera A.|| October 17, 2013|
| GLEED, Derrick|| October 11, 2013|
| JEDINAK, Joseph|| October 17, 2013|
| MACKINNON, Brian|| October 16, 2013|
| MCCANN, Patrick [WITHDRAWN]|| October 18, 2013|
| MENARD JACOB, Danielle|| October 1, 2013|
| PARTON, Garrett|| September 25, 2013|
| PASHAYAN, Jack Hagop|| October 9, 2013|