Hamilton City Council will be appointing members of the public to fill vacancies on the Committees listed below. Each is voluntary, has a specific mandate and helps Council in a unique way. Further information regarding the mandates of these Committees is available on the City’s website.

City Housing Hamilton Board
1 member needed
(Note: To be eligible to serve as a Director, an individual must not be statutorily disqualified from being a director under the Business Corporations Act or otherwise, and shall be a Resident Canadian, residing in or paying property taxes to the City.)

Property Standards Committee
1 member needed
(Note: Applicants shall be ratepayers of the City of Hamilton. Definition of a Ratepayer – an owner or tenant shown on the last revised Assessment Roll of a property in the City of Hamilton)

Canadian Football Hall of Fame and Museum Board
4 members needed
(Note: Applicants shall reside in or own property in Hamilton)

Vision Statement and Mandate:
To be Canada’s State of the Art National FootballMuseumhonouring individual achievement and preserving the history of the game; Oversee the operation of the Canadian Football Hall of Fame and Museum and operate the exhibition.

Criteria:

  • One meeting a month, in the evening, with additional meetings scheduled on an as needed / required “basis”;
  • Individual(s) must be an active board member / collectively responsible for raising funds from private and public sources.

Background/skills required:

  • Financial
  • Legal
  • Marketing Planning & Communications (advertising, PR, promotion)
  • Strategic Sales (planning and execution)
  • Sponsor acquisition and support
  • Familiarity with Museum Policy
  • Knowledge of Government Grant process and ability to access and complete
  • Experience in non profit boards a must
  • Active member of the community / entrepreneur background

Application forms and additional information for the CityHousing Hamilton Board, the Property Standards Committee and the Canadian Football Hall of Fame are available at the following locations:

  • On the City’s website
  • City Clerk’s Department, Hamilton City Hall, 71 Main Street West, 1st floor
  • At all of the Municipal Service Centres
[for a location nearest you, please call (905) 546-CITY (2489)]

Application forms for the Canadian Football Hall of Fame are also available at the following location:

For further information respecting the Canadian Football Hall of Fame, please visit www.cfhof.ca or contact Mark DeNobile @ 905-528-7566 mark@cfhof.ca

The deadline for submission of all applications is Monday, October 1, 2012 at 4:30 p.m. Applications may be submitted to the Clerk’s Department or to any of the Municipal Service Centres. (Please note we cannot accept applications submitted by fax or e-mail.)

City Council wishes to ensure that its Committees and Local Boards reflect the diverse nature of the City of Hamilton’s population, including women, persons with disabilities, native persons, and racial and ethnic minorities and encourages all residents to consider these opportunities.

Conflict of interest rules will apply to all citizen members, pursuant to the Municipal Conflict of Interest Act, R.S.O., 1990, Chapter M.50, copies of which are available
from the Office of the City Clerk.

 

For further information regarding these appointments, please contact:

Ida Bedioui, A.M.C.T.O, Legislative Co-ordinator
Office of the City Clerk, Hamilton City Hall
71 Main Street West, 1st Floor
Hamilton, Ontario L8P 4Y5
Phone No. (905) 546-2424 ext. 4605
Email: ida.bedioui@hamilton.ca

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