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You can make a difference by being a public at large member on one of our Town Boards on Committees.

 

Volunteering to serve on a board or committee is an excellent opportunity for constituents to provide input into decisions currently facing the

Town of Drumheller, and decisions that will affect the community in the years to come.  

 

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In the fall of each year, the annual recruitment process begins for Town Boards and Committees.  

Residents interested in serving in this capacity are encouraged to apply when vacancies occur on boards and committees. All vacancies are

advertised in the local print media on the Town Page.

 

An Application to Serve Form is available here or by contacting Linda Handy at lhandy@dinosaurvalley.com or (403)823-1339.

 

Here is the listing for Councillor Appointments to Committees 2016 / 2017 adopted October 31, 2016:

 

Commission

Members

Airport Commission (1)

  • Patrick Kolafa
  • 5 public at large members

Municipal Planning Commission (2)

  • Tom Zariski
  • Sharel Shoff
  • 5 public at large members

Palliser Regional Municipal Services (1)

  • Sharel Shoff

Drumheller Chamber of Commerce (1)

  • Mayor Terry Yemen

Drumheller & District Solid Waste Mgmt. Assoc. (1)

  • Patrick Kolafa
  • Ray Romanetz

Valley Bus Society (1)

  • Tara McMillan
  • Darryl Drohomerski

Drumheller Public Library Board (1)

  • Patrick Kolafa

Community Futures (1)

  • Sharel Shoff

Community Advisory Committee – RCMP (1)

  • Tom Zariski

Policing Committee(1)

  • Tom Zariski
  • 5 public at large

Crime Stoppers (1)

  • Tom Zariski

Citizens on Patrol (1)

  • Tom Zariski

Drumheller Agriculture & Stampede Board (1)

  • Lisa Hansen-Zacharuk

Drumheller & District Seniors Foundation (1)

  • Tom Zariski

Drumheller Housing Administration (1)

  • Jay Garbutt
  • 4 public at large

Subdivision and Development Appeal Board (2)

  • Jay Garbutt
  • Lisa Hansen-Zacharuk
  • 3 public at large

Disaster Service Committee (3)

  • Patrick Kolafa
  • Jay Garbutt
  • Mayor Terry Yemen

Community Standards Appeal Committee (3)

  • Jay Garbutt
  • Mayor Terry Yemen
  • Lisa Hansen-Zacharuk

Assessment Review Board (3)

  • Sharel Shoff
  • Lisa Hansen-Zacharuk
  • One Vacancy
  • 2 Public at Large

Economic Development Advisory Committee (2)

  • Mayor Terry Yemen
  • Sharel Shoff
  • 4 public at large

Red Deer River Municipal Users Group (1)

  • Mayor Terry Yemen

Aqua 7 Steering Committee

  • Mayor Terry Yemen
  • Ray Romanetz

Revitalization Corporation (2)

  • Mayor Terry Yemen
  • Sharel Shoff

Taxi Commission (2)

  • Jay Garbutt
  • Patrick Kokafa

Heritage Steering Committee(1)

  • Tom Zariski

Assessor

  • Rod Viske - Wildrose Assessment

NEW: Travel Drumheller 

 

  • Julia Fielding

Canadian Badlands Ltd.

  • Mayor Terry Yemen
  • Patrick Kolafa
  • Jay Garbutt

 

Assessment Review Board 

Hearings are held as required.

Please refer to the corresponding by-law for more information. 

The board consists of the following members: 

  • Councillor Lisa Hansen-Zacharuk 
  • Councillor Sharel Shoff
  • 2 Members of the Public at Large (vacant)

 

Economic Development Advisory Committee

The Economic Development Advisory Committee is responsible for purposes of advising Town Council in matters pertaining to all kinds of activities which will improve the economic base, the cultural and environmental amenities of the community.

Meetings are held on the second Tuesday of the Month at 1:30 PM.

For more information, please refer to the applicable by-law

The task force consists of the following members:  

Town Council Members

Town Administration

  • Mayor Terry Yemen
  • Councillor Sharel Shoff
  • CAO Ray Romanetz
  • EDO Julia Fielding
  • Paul Salvatore Director Comm. Services

Community Representatives

Public at Large Members

  • Brock Harrington, Chamber
  • Mike Todor, Downtown
  • John Goudy 
  • Chris Curtis Community Futures
  • Andrew Neuman
  • Summer Manca - Chair

 

 

Drumheller Public Library Board

 

Meetings are held on the second Tuesday of the month at 6:00 PM in the Library’s Large Meeting Room

Librarian Emily Hollingshead’s Email address is director@drumhellerlibrary.ca

For more information, please refer to the corresponding by-law. 

The board consists of the following members:  

Town Council Member

Public at Large Members

  • Councillor Patrick Kolafa

 

  • Denise Lines
  • Lizabeth Dube
  • Elizabeth Gallagher
  • Sarwat Rehan
  • Vanessa Page
  • Julia Fielding

 

Municipal Planning Commission (MPC)

 

The mandate of the Municipal Planning Commission (MPC) is to advise and decide on land use, planning, development and subdivision issues.

They act as the principal advisory committee of Town of Drumheller for planning matters.

Meetings are held Thursday at noon as required.

You may contact our Development Officer by calling (403) 823-1310 or sending an e-mail to jsteeper@dinosaurvalley.com.  

For more information, please refer to the current policy.

Members of the Municipal Planning Commission include the following:

 

Town Council Members

Public at Large Members

  • Councillor Sharel Shoff
  • Councillor Tom Zariski
  • Julie Steeper, Development Officer
  • Sharon Clark
  • Shawn Francis
  • Clayton Gillis
  • Stacey Gallagher
  • Scott Kuntz
  • Allen Hendriks

 

Subdivision and Development Appeal Board (SDAB)

 

The SDAB hears appeals arising from the decision of the Development Officer and/or Municipal Planning Commission based on interpretation of the Land Use Bylaw and Municipal Development Plan.

The Board’s decision may be appealed to the Court of Appeal of Alberta.

Hearings held as required.

Secretary to the SDAB Linda Handy’s Email address lhandy@dinosaurvalley.com

Members of the SDAB include the following:

 

Town Council Members

Public at Large Members

  • Councillor Jay Garbutt
  • Councillor Lisa Hansen-Zacharuk
  • Karen Ann Bertamini
  • Don Guidolin
  • Keith Hodgeson

 

Drumheller Housing Administration (DHA)

 

The DHA is the management body for community and affordable housing in Drumheller.

Meetings are held second Tuesday monthly at noon.

The board is made up of the following individuals:

 

Town Council Members

Public at Large Members

  • Councillor Jay Garbutt
  • Bob Sheddy
  • Gerald Martynes
  • Kandace Wylie-Toews
  • Ray Page
  • Vanessa Page

Policing Committee

 

Meetings are held as called. Please refer to the corresponding by-law for more information. 

The committee consists of the following: 

 

Town Council Members

  • Councillor Tom Zariski

Town Administration

  • CAO Ray Romanetz
  • Director of Protective Services Greg Peters
  • RCMP Representative-Staff Sgt. Kevin Charles

Public at Large Members (5)

  • Fred Makowecki
  • Jim Decore
  • Bob Sargent
  • Karen Neill
  • Larry Keddie
  • Larry Coney
  • Patrice Wolf