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JOINT PEEL-CALEDON
ACCESSIBILITY ADVISORY COMMITTEE (AAC)
AGENDA
   
AAC-2005-01

 

DATE:
January 18, 2005
TIME:
1:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
PLACE:
Region of Peel Headquarters
Council Chamber, 5th floor
10 Peel Centre Dr.
Brampton, Ontario

 

MEMBERS:

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

 

Glenn Barnes, Chair - presiding

1. CALL TO ORDER


2. APPROVAL OF MINUTES

    Minutes of the Joint Peel - Caledon Accessibility Advisory Committee Meeting held on November 16, 2004 (Attached)

 

3. APPROVAL OF AGENDA


4. COMMUNICATION ITEMS

  a. Region of Peel Press Release, Dated December 20, 2004, Recognizing TransHelp Driver Jayne Munden for being Bestowed by the Canadian Urban Transit Association (CUTA) with its Highest Honour, The Employee Excellence Award, for her Heroic, Lifesaving Efforts
   
  b. Globe and Mail Article, Dated December 16, 2004, Regarding Societal Attitudes Towards Persons with Disabilities
   
  c. Region of Peel Press Release, Dated December 9, 2004, Highlighting Participation by the TransHelp Advisory Committee at the 2004 Region of Peel International Day of Disabled Persons
   
  d. Region of Peel Press Release, Dated November 16, 2004, Region of Peel Opening New Public Health Clinic in Meadowvale (Includes Photos of Accessible Features)
   
  e. abilities, Canada's Lifestyle Magazine for People with Disabilities, Issue 61, Winter 2004, Article titled "Home Sweet Home", authored by Ron Wickman, Architect, Describing the Importance and Economic Sense of Flexible Housing Design
   
  f. abilities, Canada's Lifestyle Magazine for People with Disabilities, Issue 61, Winter 2004, Article titled "Landmark Legislation: Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2004", authored by Dr. Marie Bountrogianni, Minister, Ontario Ministry of Citizenship and Immigration, Explaining How the Proposed Legislation will Allow Persons with Disabilities to Participate Fully in Society
   
  g. abilities, Canada's Lifestyle Magazine for People with Disabilities, Issue 61, Winter 2004, Article titled "A Milestone for Moviegoers", Detailing Initiatives by the Motion Picture Theatre Associations of Canada to Implement a Uniform Policy in Partnership with Organizations Representing Persons with Disabilities for Moviegoers with Disabilities who Require a Support Person for Assistance
   
  h. Anne Stokes, Clerk, Standing Committee on Social Policy, Legislative Assembly of Ontario, Letter dated January 4, 2005, Advising of Upcoming Public Hearings Regarding Bill 118 and Deadlines for Written and Oral Submissions

 


5. PRESENTATIONS

  a. James Kilgour, Emergency Management Coordinator, Presenting an Overview of the Emergency Planning Function at the Region of Peel
     
  b. Randy Wright, Controller, Planning and Accommodation Support Services, Peel District School Board, Consulting with the Joint Peel-Caledon Accessibility Advisory Committee Regarding Representation on the Peel District School Board Accessibility Advisory Committee
     
  c. De-briefing of International Day of Disabled Persons Events, held on December 3, 2004, Round Table Discussion With Members of the Joint Peel-Caledon Accessibility Advisory Committee and Regional Staff

 

 

6. REPORT FROM THE ACCESSIBILITY PLANNING COORDINATORS

  a. Colleen Grant, Town Prosecutor and Solicitor, Town of Caledon (Oral)
     
  b. Meenu Sikand, Accessibility Planning Coordinator, Region of Peel (For information)
     

 


7. REPORT OF THE ACCESSIBILITY ADVISORY COMMITTEE CHAIR (Oral)


8. OTHER BUSINESS


9. NEXT MEETING

    Tuesday, February 15, 2005
(1:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.)
Region of Peel Headquarters
Council Chamber, 5th floor
10 Peel Centre Dr.
Brampton, Ontario

 


10. ADJOURNMENT


 


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