Committee & Boards 2018-22

Committees & Boards

Citizen Representative Needed

Town of Niagara-on-the-Lake Representative for the Niagara

Peninsula Conversation Authority (NPCA) Board of Directors

The Corporation of the Town of Niagara-on-the-Lake is seeking a local representative for appointment to the Niagara Peninsula Conservation Authority Board of Directors.


The application form is below and this is a link to the NPCA Administrative By-law.

Applications will be accepted until 3:00 p.m. on June 20, 2019.

A resume identifying specific qualifications for appointment to the Board of Directors is required with the application.


Completed applications may be submitted to the Corporate Services Department, Municipal Offices, 1593 Four Mile Creek Road, PO Box 100, Virgil ON L0S 1T0 or by email to


Peter Todd, Town Clerk


Application for Town Representative for NPCA Board of Directors


Agricultural Committee - Terms of Reference

Councillor Wendy Cheropita
Councillor Erwin Wiens
Dennis Dick
John Fedorkow
Kathryn Hoshkiw
Austin Kirkby (Vice-Chair)
John Thwaites
Chris VandeLaar
Kai Wiens (Chair)


Committee of Adjustment - Terms of Reference

Steve Bartolini
John Bice (Vice-Chair)
Paul Harber
Eric Lehtinen
Allen Snider (Chair)
Bob Stelmach
Richard Ventresca

Ashlea Carter, Secretary-Treasurer Committee of Adjustment 

Communities in Bloom - Terms of Reference

Councillor Wendy Cheropita
Councillor John Wiens
Rene Bertschi
Vicky Downes (Vice-Chair)
Diane Hemmings (Chair)
Bette Ann James 
Brenda McArthur
Judith Patey

Community Wellness Committee - Terms of Reference

Lord Mayor Betty Disero (Vice-Chair)
Allan Brockway
Cindy Grant (Chair)
Paul Jurbala
Terry MacTaggart
Catharine Novick
Sean Simpson

Customer Experience & Technology Committee - Terms of Reference

Councillor Clare Cameron (Vice-Chair)
Jim Brown
Adrian Cooper
Beckie Fox
Weston Miller
Andrew Niven (Chair)

Fred Cervantes, Manager of Information and Technology 

Fence Viewers - Line Fences Act

Walter Konik
Bob Stelmach
Richard Ventresca
Glendale Taskforce - Terms of Reference

Councillor Stuart McCormack (Chair)
Councillor Norm Arsenault
Terry Flynn
Steve Hardaker (Vice-Chair)
Al Hosein
Amarjog Johal
Niagara College Rep (TBD)

Grinder Pump Committee - Terms of Reference

Councillor Erwin Wiens
Councillor Norm Arsenault
Michelle Adelstein (Vice-Chair)
John Lindsay
Angelo Miniaci (Chair)
Wayne Scott
David Snelgrove

Heritage Trail Committee - Terms of Reference

Councillor Al Bisback
Frances Boot
Tony Chisholm (Vice-Chair)
Rick Coyne
Rick Meloen (Chair)
Fred Sentineal
Ryan Tregunno
Cheryl Morris

Inclusivity Committee - Terms of Reference

Councillor John Wiens
Virginia Head
Jamie Knight
Richard Mell
Niki Walker
George Webber
Irrigation Committee - Terms of Reference

Councillor Erwin Wiens
Councillor John Wiens
Kevin Buis (Chair)
Rob Enns
Michael Kauzlaric
Walter Konik (Vice-Chair)
Kurt Newmann
Kai Wiens

Joint Accessibility Advisory Committee - Terms of Reference

Dave Antaya


Licensing Appeal Committee - Terms of Reference

Tony Chisholm
Margaret Louter
Taylor MaGee
Janet Trogdon

Lord Mayor's Economic Development Advisory Committee - Terms of Reference

Lord Mayor Betty Disero
Councillor Clare Cameron
Councillor Erwin Wiens
Lord Mayor's Youth Advisory Council - Terms of Reference

Lord Mayor Betty Disero
Bethany Pöltl (Chair)
Municipal Heritage Committee - Terms of Reference & Ontario Heritage Act

Councillor Clare Cameron
Councillor Al Bisback
Ron Dale (Museum Representative)
Amanda Demers
Drew Chapman (Vice-Chair)
Philip Hoad
Janice Johnston (Chair)
David Parker
Rita Trudeau
Niagara-on-the-Lake Public Library Board - Public Libraries Act

Councillor Al Bisback
Councillor Stuart McCormack
John Bible
Kathleen Cartwright
Robin Foster
Dave Hunter
Betty Knight
Madeleine Lefebvre (Chair)
Daryl Novak
Lisa Traficante

Niagara District Airport Commission - By-law 4594-12

Committee Representative: 

Dan Pilon, Airport Manager

NOTL Representatives
Councillor Gary Burroughs
Robin Garrett
Niagara-on-the-Lake Safety Committee - Terms of Reference

Councillor Norm Arsenault
Bill Dickson
Shirley Eden
Ken Gansel (Vice-Chair)
Steve Hardaker
Robert Oleksiw
Alex Pewer
Jake Redekopp
Katherine Reid
Jon Schmidt
Bob Strickland
Rick Stubbings
Catharine Wickabrod (Chair)
Transportation Advisory Committee - Terms of Reference

Councillor Norm Arsenault 
David Bell
William Carson
Terry Davis
Greg Dell (Vice-Chair)
Margaret Louter
Gerry McIlhone (Chair)
Joe Pitushka
Walter Konik

Tree Advisors - Terms of Reference

Buddy Andres
Rene Schmitz

Town Historian - Terms of Reference

Niagara Historical Society

Urban Design Committee - Terms of Reference

Councillor Clare Cameron
David Anthony
John Gartner
David Israelson
Peter Neame
Gordon Stratford (Vice-Chair)
David Parker  (MHC Representative) (Chair)