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JOINT PEEL-CALEDON
ACCESSIBILITY ADVISORY COMMITTEE (AAC)

AGENDA
AAC-2004-1

 

DATE:
Tuesday, January 20, 2004
TIME:
1:45 p.m. - 3:45 p.m.
PLACE:
Region of Peel
Peel Room, 1st floor
10 Peel Centre Dr.
Brampton, Ontario

 

MEMBERS:

G. Barnes; M. Tymkow; H. Bajwa; T. Hamilton; M. Horn; E. Kolb; P. Saito; R. Paterak; N. Husain; W. Goursky


1. CALL TO ORDER (Jeff Payne, Legislative Co-ordinator, Region of Peel)

2. INTRODUCTIONS

  a) Accessibility Advisory Committee (AAC) Members - Brief Introduction (Oral) provided by each AAC Member
     
  b) Region of Peel Accessibility Planning Working Group (APWG) Members - Brief Introduction (Oral) provided by staff
     
  c) Town of Caledon Staff Working Group Members - Brief Introduction (Oral) provided by staff

 

3. ELECTION OF CHAIR AND VICE-CHAIR (Conducted by Jeff Payne, Legislative Co-ordinator, Region of Pee)

  a) Election of Accessibility Advisory Committee Chair
     
  b) Election of Accessibility Advisory Committee Vice-Chair
     

 


ELECTED CHAIR WILL ASSUME ROLE AND CONDUCT THE REMAINDER OF THE MEETING


4. APPROVAL OF MINUTES

    Minutes of the Joint Peel - Caledon Accessibility Advisory Committee Meeting held on November 18, 2003.(Attached)

 

5. COMMUNICATION ITEM

  a) David Szwarc, Commissioner of Social Services, Region of Peel, letter dated November 4, 2003, offering the assistance of Mr. Alfred Stockwell, Manager of TransHelp, to the Joint Peel-Caledon Accessibility Advisory Committee regarding issues related to transportation (Receipt recommended)
     
  b) News Release: Ministry of Citizenship and Immigration, Dated December 3, 2003, Advising of the Provincial Government's Steps to Improve Accessibility on the International Day of Disabled Persons by Holding Consultations on Strengthening the Ontarians With Disabilities Act, 2001 (Referred from December 18, 2003 Regional Council meeting) (Receipt recommended)

 

6. OTHER BUSINESS

  a) Strategic Plan and Service Strategy Business Plan
Presentation by Janine Elias-Joukema Director of Strategic Initiatives, Executive Office, Region of Peel (Presentation to be distributed)
     
  b) Region of Peel Planning Department Services
Overview (oral) by Ted Walker
     
  c) Study of Transportation for Persons with Disabilities
Presentation by TechKnowledge Consulting and Schmied Communications and Wayne Chan Transportation Planning Manager, Planning Department, Region of Peel (Presentation Attached)
     
  d) Discussion on Awareness Workshop - Update (oral) by Glenn Barnes, AAC Member
     
  e) Accessibility Planning Coordinator position - Update (oral) by Christine Zelman, Project and Finanical Support Co-ordinator, Region of Peel
     
  f) Stakeholder Consultation with the Province - Update (oral) by Christine Zelman, Project and Finanical Support Co-ordinator, Region of Peel
     
  g) Internation Day of the Disabled - Update (oral) by Christine Zelman, Project and Finanical Support Co-ordinator, Region of Peel
     
  h) Region of Peel - Addressing Barriers Progress Chart - Update (oral) by Christine Zelman, Project and Finanical Support Co-ordinator, Region of Peel
     
  i) 2004 Meeting Schedule - Update (oral) by Jeff Payne, Legislative Co-ordinator, Region of Peel (Copy of meeting dates e-mailed to AAC January 6, 2004) (Attached)
     


7. NEXT MEETING

    February 10th, 2003 (1:45 p.m. - 3:45 p.m.)
TBA



8. ADJOURNMENT


 

 


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