October 11, 2018
Oxford County seeks engaged citizens for board and committee appointments
Several opportunities available for residents who want to make a difference in their community.
If you would like to contribute more to your community, Oxford County is looking for engaged citizens to join one of several boards and committees.
As a board or committee member, you will provide advice and recommendations to County council on matters that affect our entire community. There are currently 25 positions open for the 2018-2022 council term.
The openings include:
- Accessibility advisory committee – six citizens
- Agricultural and Planning advisory committee – two citizens
- Cycling Advisory committee – six citizens
- Oxford County land division committee – seven citizens
- Oxford County library board – four citizens
Residents interested in applying are asked to submit an application including a resume by November 9, 4:00 p.m. to:
Chloe Senior, Clerk, County of Oxford
P.O. Box 1614, 21 Reeve St.
Woodstock, ON N4S 7Y3
Serving on a community board or committee can be immensely rewarding. But it also requires a great deal of commitment and passion. Volunteering on a board or committee is a great way to share your talents while helping set strategic direction for the future.
More information about the boards and committees and Terms of Reference for the various positions can be found online at oxfordcounty.ca.
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About Oxford County
Located in the heart of southwestern Ontario at the crossroads of Highways 401 and 403, Oxford County has a population of approximately 114,000 people across eight area municipalities that are “growing stronger together.” As a partnership-oriented, two-tier municipal government, Oxford County is emerging as a leader in sustainable growth through the Future Oxford Community Sustainability Plan and County Council’s commitment to achieving 100% renewable energy, becoming a zero waste community, and working towards zero poverty. Situated in one of Ontario’s richest areas for farmland, agriculture is a key industry that serves as a springboard for some of the sustainable industries that are steadily diversifying the local economy. Oxford County offers a thriving local arts, culture and culinary community, as well as conservation parks, natural areas and more than 100 kilometres of scenic trails. The Oxford County Administration Building is located in Woodstock, Ontario. Visit www.oxfordcounty.ca or follow our social media sites at www.oxfordcounty.ca/social. Oxford County’s Strategic Plan is at oxfordcounty.ca/strategicplan.
Donna Kemp | Strategic Communication & Engagement
519.539.9800, ext. 3158 | firstname.lastname@example.org