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Active Transportation & Trails Advisory Committee

Purpose

Collaborate with Council, staff and other key stakeholders to assist in the implementation of the recommendations of the Active Transportation and Trails Master Plan.

The Committee provides guidance, advice and general resource related to trail development and use in the Town of East Gwillimbury, guided by the direction outlined in the Active Transportation and Trails Master Plan (ATTMP), to Council and the Community Parks, Recreation and Culture Department.

Composition

The composition of the Committee shall be nine members comprised of:

Voting Members:

  • Chair, Community Parks, Recreation and Culture.
  • Member(s) from the Regional Municipality of York, specifically the Community Services and Health Services, and Transportation and Community Services Departments.
  • Member(s) from the Lake Simcoe Region Conservation Authority.
  • Member(s) of community trail groups and/or associations.
  • Member(s) of the general public with an interest in parks and recreation and trail development.

Non-Voting Members:

  • CPRC: Manager Parks Development and Operations, Parks Supervisor, Administrative Assistant.
Roles and Responsibilities
  • Identify, in conjunction with, Community Parks, Recreation and Culture staff, annual trail development and/or redevelopment priorities in public parks, green spaces and utility corridors.
  • Provide guidance, and work in cooperation with the Community Infrastructure and Environmental Services Department (CIES), on all aspects of Active Transportation modes associated with self propelled, non motorized traffic, both recreational and utilitarian.
  • Provide insight and guidance during the trail development process.
  • Contribute to the updating of the ATTMP from time to time.
Terms of Reference DocumentCentre
Meeting Frequencies Meetings are held last Tuesday of each month at 7:00 p.m, Holland Landing Room.
Agendas and Minutes DocumentCentre
Councillor Liaison Tara Roy-DiClemente
Staff Liaison Simon Latam
Committee Members

Rina Bick
Adriana Carlin
Yvonne Kaczor
Carol Karner
Brian Kemp 
Irene Tamblyn