Skip to content

Pitt Meadows citizens needed to fill committee openings before Feb. 26 deadline

7 of the city committees currently have positions available
The City of Pitt Meadows is looking for people to fill the vacancies in seven of their committees. (The News file)

Residents of Pitt Meadows have the opportunity to directly shape their community by joining one of the many committees currently looking for members before the Feb. 26 deadline.

Carolyn Baldridge, manager of communications and community engagement for the city, said that the feedback from these committee members is incredibly valuable and often has an impact on important community matters.

“Whether you are passionate about agriculture, economic development, community events, or one of the many other topics, there is an opportunity to have an impact in your community,” said Baldridge.

RELATED: Maple Ridge city hall launches new online engagement tool

There are currently seven committees in Pitt Meadows with openings:

• Active Transportation Advisory Committee (advises the city on priorities and policies relating to active transportation such as walking, cycling, skateboarding, etc.)

• Advisory Design Panel (provides recommendations for development and design issues within the community)

• Agricultural Advisory Committee (advises the city on agricultural policies and matters)

• Community Service Awards Task Force (responsible for determining the winners of the annual Community Service Awards)

• Economic Development Advisory Committee (provides recommendations for economic development initiatives, tourism promotion, and general economic policies)

• Parks, Recreation, and Culture Advisory Committee (gives feedback on local parks, and recreational and cultural matters)

• Pitt Meadows Day Advisory Committee (helps plan and run the annual Pitt Meadows Day celebration)

RELATED: City of Pitt Meadows plans to add bows and slingshots to list of restricted firearms

“The city welcomes applicants with diverse age ranges, backgrounds, and lived experiences to lend their unique voice to help shape our community,” said Baldridge.

The deadline for applying to any of these committees is Sunday, Feb. 26. More information about these committees is available at

Have a story tip? Email:
Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter.

Be Among The First To Know

Create a free account today, and start receiving free newsletters.

Sign Up with google Sign Up with facebook

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Reset your password

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

A link has been emailed to you - check your inbox.

Don't have an account? Click here to sign up

About the Author: Brandon Tucker

Read more