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Accessibility Advisory Committee

The City of Welland will provide a document, or information contained in a document, in a format that takes into account a person's disability, upon request.

Accessibility Documents

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 Information: Schedule: Typically, the 3rd Wednesday of each month.
Meeting Time: 3:00 p.m.
Meeting Location: Welland Community Wellness Complex, 145 Lincoln Street
Chair: Gregg Furtney
Staff Liaison: Richard Morwald, 905-735-1700 ext. 4007, richard.morwald@welland.ca
Committee Contact: Pierrette Pigeon, 905-735-1700 ext. 4000, pierrette.pigeon@welland.ca
Members:

Councillor Mary Ann Grimaldi, Geoff Eden, Wilfred Hill, Terry Scott, Kathleen Adams, Gregg Furtney, William Barnes Jr., Rossana Bonfilio, Carole Course, Doug Smith, Tammy Tanguay.

Sub Committees: Joint Initiatives Sub-committee, IASR Sub-committee, Parasports Sub-committee.
Other Unique Data:
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Date Last Revised: September 27, 2016