Call for Volunteers – Municipal Boards and Committees

Thursday, Feb. 9, 2017 (Halifax, NS) – The Halifax Regional Municipality is seeking volunteers for various Regional Council advisory boards and committees. Residents interested in connecting with the community are encouraged to apply for these opportunities no later than Friday, Feb. 17.

Current opportunities include volunteer roles with the following boards and committees:

  • ArtsHalifax Advisory Committee
  • Board of Police Commissioners
  • Community Monitoring Committee
  • Domestics Animal (Feral Cat) Committee
  • Regional Watersheds Advisory Board
  • Shubenacadie Canal Commission
  • St. Margaret’s Bay Coastal Planning Advisory Committee

For more information on these volunteer opportunities, including eligibility requirements, residents can visit or call the Municipal Clerk’s Office at 902-490-4210 during regular business hours, Monday to Friday.

Residents interested in volunteering can apply online, or send completed applications via email to or by regular mail to the Municipal Clerk’s Office, P.O. Box 1749, Halifax, N.S., B3J 3A5.  Applicants may submit a resume or other pertinent information along with the completed application form.

Please note that all appointments are made in accordance with the Public Appointment Policy adopted by Regional Council.

We appreciate and thank all those interested in serving as a volunteer for the municipality.

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