Committees

Notice

Due to COVID-19, all Committee meetings will be held by electronic participation until further notice. A link to the live event will be published on this page before the meeting.

A link to the live event will be published before the meeting at on this page. Members of the public will be able to provide comments/questions during question period by providing their name, address, and question using the chat box on the live stream. Watch this quick instructional video to understand how the live event works and how to participate during question period.

Position(s) Available for the New Community Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Committee


For details, read the Notice of Position(s) Available for the New Community Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Committee

Download the Committee Application Form

How to apply:

Complete, sign and submit the Committee Application Form before 4:00 p.m. on Friday November 27, 2020 to the attention of Joanne Camiré Laflamme, Clerk at clerk.greffe@russell.ca or at the Town Hall at, 717 Notre-Dame Street, Embrun ON K0A 1W1.


Advisory Committees

The Township of Russell has 5 Advisory Committees made of community members, a Council member and a municipal employee. The duration of the term follows the council mandate.


Please contact our Clerk’s Office for copies of the agendas and/or minutes of these meetings at 613-443-3066 extension 2310 or by 
email.

Accessibility Advisory Committee

All meetings are held at the Town hall at 4 pm unless noted otherwise.

February 12th 2020

May 13th 2020 (Meeting Cancelled).

June 24th 2020 *6:00 pm (Connect to the live broadcast here).


September 16th 2020  (Connect to the live broadcast here)

November 25th 2020 (Connect to the live broadcast here).

Accessibility Advisory Committee meeting minutes.

In collaboration with the administration of the Township of Russell, produces the Accessibility Plan. To view the accessibility plan, please select one of the following links:

Accessibility Plan 2013-2017
Accessibility Plan 2010-2011
Accessibility Plan 2009-2010
Accessibility Plan 2003-2004

For more information and resources please consult the Government of Ontario's Accessibility webpage.

Environmental Advisory Committee

All meetings are held at the Town hall at 6:30pm unless noted otherwise.

February 5th 2020

April 8th 2020 (Meeting Cancelled).

June 10th 2020 by electronic participation only, meeting not held at Town Hall (Connect to the live broadcast here).

August 26th 2020
- Joint meeting with the Parks and Recreation Advisory Committee at 6:30 pm by electronic participation only. Connect to the live broadcast here.
- Environmental Advisory Committee meeting around 7:30 pm by electronic participation only. Connect to the live broadcast here.

October 7th 2020 by electronic participation only, meeting not held at Town Hall. Connect to the live broadcast.

December 2nd 2020  by electronic participation only, meeting not held at Town Hall. Connect to the live broadcast.

Parks and Recreation Advisory Committee

All meetings are held at the Town hall at 7 pm unless noted otherwise.

February 10, 2020

April 9, 2020 (Meeting Cancelled).

May 11, 2020 (Meeting Cancelled).

May 20, 2020, at 6:30 pm by electronic participation only, meeting not held at Town Hall. Connect to the live broadcast here.


June 22, 2020, at 6:30 pm by electronic participation only, meeting not held at Town Hall. Connect to the live broadcast here.

August 26, 2020
- Joint meeting with the Environmental Advisory Committee at 6:30 pm by electronic participation only. Connect to the live broadcast here.
- Parks and Recreation Advisory Committee meeting around 7:30 pm by electronic participation only. Connect to the live broadcast here.

September 29, 2020, at 6:30 pm by electronic participation only, meeting not held at Town Hall. Connect to the live broadcast here.

November 9, 2020, at 6:30 pm by electronic participation only, meeting not held at Town Hall. Connect to the live broadcast here.

2021 Meetings (6:30 pm)

January 11, 2021
March 8, 2021
May 10, 2021
June 14, 2021
August 16, 2021
November 22, 2021

Planning Advisory Committee

All meetings are held at the Town hall at 6 pm unless noted otherwise.

February 24th 2020

March 30th 2020 (Meeting Cancelled)

April 27th 2020 (Meeting Cancelled)

May 25th 2020 at 6:00pm by electronic participation only. Committee of adjustments only. (Connect to the live broadcast here).

June 8, 2020 at 6:00pm by electronic participation. Planning Advisory Committee only. (Connect to the live broadcast here).

June 29th 2020 at 6:00pm by electronic participation. Committee of Adjustments and Planning Advisory committee. (Connect to the live broadcast here)

August 31, 2020 at 6:00pm by electronic participation. Committee of Adjustments and Planning Advisory committee. (Connect to the live broadcast here)

September 28, 2020 -- cancelled

October 26, 2020 - at 6:00pm by electronic participation. Committee of Adjustments and Planning Advisory committee. (Connect to the live broadcast here)

November 10, 2020 - at 6:00 p.m. by electronic participation. Planning Advisory Committee. Connect to the live broadcast here.


November 30, 2020- at 6:00 p.m. by electronic participation. Planning Advisory Committee. Connect to the live broadcast here.



Planning Advisory Committee agenda & reports

Committee of Adjustments agenda & reports

Planning Advisory Committee minutes

Committee of Adjustments minutes

Public Library Board

All meetings are held at the Town hall at 6:30pm unless noted otherwise. If you would like to attend virtually, please email mylibrary@russellbiblio.com.

January 23th 2020

February 13th 2020

March 26th 2020 by electronic participation 

April 16th 2020 by electronic participation 

April 23rd 2020 (Special meeting) by electronic participation 


May 21st 2020 by electronic participation

June 18th 2020 by electronic participation

September 17th 2020 by electronic participation

October 15th 2020 by electronic participation

November 19th 2020 by electronic participation

December 17th 2020 (Special meeting) by electronic participation

Community, Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Committee

Notice: As of November 16, 2020, this Committee is temporary exempt from section 21.1 of the Procedural By-law 2019-020 which allows for meetings to be held in closed session until this committee’s terms of references are adopted by Council.

  • October 13th at 6:30 P.M. (Electronic Participation only, meeting not held at Town Hall. Connect to the live broadcast here)
  • November 30 at 7:00 P.M. (Electronic Participation, meeting held in closed session only)
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