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Citizen Appointments to Boards, Committees and Commissions



The Council of The Corporation of the City of North Bay invites applications from members of the general public (aged eighteen and above, and resident within the City of North Bay) who wish to be considered for appointment to the following boards, committees and commissions. We encourage qualified and interested individuals to volunteer their services and to provide input on various issues that affect the City of North Bay. The term of office in most cases is four years, running concurrently with the term of Council. All Applicants must provide proof of vaccination prior to appointment.  

Note: Appointments are on a volunteer basis only and no compensation will be paid and proof of COVID vaccination will be required as set out in City of North Bay COVID Policy.   

Cassellholme – East Nipissing Home For The Aged

Mandate: To provide long term care in a residential setting, community support services and seniors’ housing.
Contact: Angie Punnett, CEO
Tel: 705-474-4250, Ext. 224 Fax: 705-474-9663
Meeting Schedule: Monthly, 3rd Wednesday, 5 p.m.

Committee of Adjustment

Mandate: Land severance and Zoning By-law minor variance approvals.
Contact: Elizabeth Courville, Committee Secretary
Tel: 705-474-0626, Ext. 2401
Meeting Schedule: Bi-weekly, Tuesday, morning.

Municipal Accessibility Advisory Committee

Mandate: To advise Council respecting the preparation, implementation and effectiveness of the Municipal Accessibility Plan created under the provisions of the Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2001 (ODA), and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA), 2005.
Contact: Adam Curran, Committee Secretary
Tel: 705-474-0626, Ext.2402
Meeting Schedule: Monthly, 1st Thursday of each month at Noon.

Municipal Heritage Committee

Mandate: To advise and assist Council on all matters relating to Parts IV and V of the Ontario Heritage Act (OHA), 2009 including the recognition and preservation of buildings and sites of architectural and historical significance in the City of North Bay.
Contact: Peter Carello, Committee Secretary
Tel: 705-474-0626, Ext. 2409
Meeting Schedule: Monthly at the call of the Chair, noon.

North Bay-Mattawa Conservation Authority

Mandate: To provide conservation and watershed management best practices in the Mattawa River and Lake Nipissing watersheds.
Contact: Chitra Gowda, CAO, Secretary-Treasurer
Tel: 705-474-5420 extr. 2001 Fax: 705-474-9793
Meeting Schedule: Monthly, 4th Wednesday (or at the call of the Chair), at time set by Chair

North Bay Parry Sound District Health Unit

Mandate: To oversee, provide or ensure the provision of public health programs and services as directed by the Ontario Public Health Standards (2008) under the Health Protection and Promotion Act (1990).
Contact: Sheri Beaulieu, Management Administrative Assistant
Tel: 705-474-1400, x 5375 Fax: 705-474-1150
Meeting Schedule: 6 Meetings Annually (except July and August), 4th Wednesday,
5:00 p.m.

North Bay Police Services Board

Mandate: To provide protection to persons and property.
Contact: Carol Miller, Board Secretary
Tel: 705-497-5555, Ext. 511 Fax: 705-497-3049
Meeting Schedule: Monthly, 2nd Tuesday, 11:00 a.m.

North Bay Public Library Board

Mandate: To provide public library services.
Contact: Ravil Veli, Chief Executive Officer
Tel: 705-474-4830 Fax: 705-495-4010
Meeting Schedule: Monthly (except July and August), 2nd Wednesday, 7:00 p.m.

Property Standards Committee

Mandate: To hear and decide appeals from Property Standards Orders issued by the City.
Contact: Kim Kelly-Cyr Committee Secretary
Tel: 705-474-0626 Ext. 2415
Meeting Schedule: As required

Public Art Advisory Committee

Mandate:  To promote expert community input on City of North Bay public art policies, projects and procedures.
Contact:  Bryan Kimber, Committee Secretary
Tel: 705-474-0626 ext. 2321
Meeting Schedule:  Four (4) meetings per year.

Waste Resources Liaison Committee

Mandate: To monitor, review and make recommendations concerning the operations of the Merrick Landfill Site, and the reduction, reuse and recycling of waste.
Contact: Karin Pratte, Committee Secretary
Tel: 705-474-0626, Ext. 2331 Fax: 705-495-0936
Meeting Schedule: Monthly, third Tuesday, 5:00 p.m.

Persons interested in and eligible to serve on any of the above boards, committees or commissions, including those who currently serve and are seeking re-appointment, are asked to obtain an application form:

In person: City Clerk’s Department By telephone: 705-474-0626, Ext 2507
Fifth Floor, North Bay City Hall (Aaron Corbeil)
200 McIntyre Street East

The Application for Appointment - ABC is also available on the City’s website at:

Application for Appointment to ABC's

Completed application can be submitted electronically or

delivered to: Karen McIsaac, City Clerk

or mailed to: Karen McIsaac, City Clerk
200 McIntyre Street East 
North Bay ON North Bay ON P1B 8V6

so that they are received by noon on Friday, November 4, 2022.