Accessibility Advisory Committee

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Official Name of Committee: Accessibility Advisory Committee
Short name of Committee: AAC
Purpose: The AAC shall assist Council in improving opportunities for people with disabilities by promoting the implementation of the Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2001, (OAD) in the City of Welland.  The AAC will achieve this primarily by advising Council each year, as required by the Act, on its annual Accessibility Plan which will focus on the identification, removal and prevention of barriers with disabilities.
Mandate/Terms of Reference: Accessibility Advisory Committee Terms of Reference.
City of Welland Annual Accessibility Plan.
Meeting Schedule: Typically, the 3rd Wednesday of each month. Meeting Time: 3:00 p.m.
Meeting Location: Welland Community Wellness Complex, 145 Lincoln Street
Chair: Saro Stranges Staff Liaison: Richard Morwald
905-735-1700 ext. 4007
Committee Contact:
Phone Number:
Brenda Larouche
905-735-1700 ext. 4000

Councillor Mary Ann Grimaldi, Geoff Eden, Maureen Todd, Mike Porto, Douglas Smith, Tammy Tanguay, Jane Thompson, Saro Stranges, Terry Scott, Brenda Roussel, Diane Sauder.

Sub Committees: Project LIfesaver
Other Unique Data:
(member composition/ representation, etc.)
Date Last Revised: December 17, 2014