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JOINT PEEL-CALEDON
ACCESSIBILITY ADVISORY COMMITTEE (AAC)
AGENDA
  
AAC-2005-6

 

DATE:
July 12, 2005
TIME:
1:45 p.m. - 3:45 p.m.
PLACE:
Region of Peel Headquarters
Council Chamber, 5th floor
10 Peel Centre Dr.
Brampton, Ontario

 

MEMBERS:

H. Bajwa; G. Barnes; W. Goursky; S. Hames; M. Horn; N. Husain; E. Kolb; T. LeRoux; 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 May 31, 2005 (Attached)

 

3. APPROVAL OF AGENDA


4. COMMUNICATION ITEMS

a.

Marie Bountrogianni, Minister of Citizenship and Immigration and Minister of Children and Youth Services, Letter dated April 27, 2005, Responding to a Letter from Chair Kolb on Bill 118 and Congratulating the Joint-Peel Caledon Accessibility Advisory Committee and the Regional Municipality of Peel for their Continued Contributions to Improving Accessibility in Ontario (Resolution 2005-202) (Receipt recommended)

     
b. Mississauga News Article, dated May 25, 2005, Titled "Plea is Made for Disabled Children" (Receipt recommended)
   
  c. Brampton Guardian Article, dated May 29, 2005, Titled "National Access Awareness Week May 29 to June 4" (Receipt recommended)
   
d. GO Transit Customer Bulletin, dated May 30, 2005, Regarding an Increase in Parking Spaces at the Bramalea GO Station and Advising Users Requiring Mobility Aids to Continue Using the North Lot (Receipt recommended)
   
e. Caledon Enterprise Article, dated June 1, 2005, Titled "Improvements for Residents with Disabilities" (Receipt recommended)
   
f. Petra Wolfbeiss, Senior Policy Advisor, Association of Municipalities of Ontario (AMO), Letter dated June 2, 2005, Responding to a Letter from Chair Kolb on Bill 118 and Providing a Copy of the AMO Submission to the Standing Committee on Social Policy (Receipt recommended) (Referred by General Committee on June 30, 2005)
     
g. Wendy Goss, Accessibility Coordinator, City of Brampton, Memo dated June 3, 2005 Regarding the Joint Peel-Caledon Accessibility Advisory Committee Meeting on Accessible Transportation, Held on May 31, 2005 (Receipt recommended)
     
  h. Brenda Luckhurst, Committee Coordinator, Clerk's Office, City of Mississauga, Letter dated June 9, 2005 Regarding the Hosting of Biannual Joint Forums on Accessibility Issues (Receipt recommended)
     
  i. Region Press Release, dated June 13, 2005, titled "Great Things Are Happening in TransHelp!" (Receipt recommended)
     
  j. The Coalition of Ontario Accessibility Advisory Committees (COAAC) eNewsletter, Volume One, Issue Two, dated Summer 2005 Regarding the COAAC Mandate and Issues of Interest to Accessibility Advisory Committees in Ontario (Receipt recommended)


5. PRESENTATIONS

a.

Terri LeRoux, Executive Director, and Carla Warwick, Resource Councillor, Learning Disabilities Association of Mississauga, Presenting an Awareness Session on Learning Disabilities

Deferred from April 12, 2005 Joint Region of Peel-Town of Caledon Accessibility Advisory Committee Meeting

     
  b. Glenn Barnes, Chair, De-briefing of the First Joint Meeting of the Region of Peel-Town of Caledon, City of Brampton and City of Mississauga Accessibility Advisory Committees
     
  c. Lisa Jones, Transportation Accessibility Specialist, Presenting an Overview of the Transportation Coordination Office and the Role and Responsibilities of the Transportation Accessibility Specialist

 

6. REPORTS


7. REPORT FROM THE ACCESSIBILITY PLANNING COORDINATORS

  a. Colleen Grant, Town Prosecutor and Solicitor, Town of Caledon - April-May 2005 (Oral)

Deferred from the May 31, 2005 Joint Region of Peel-Town of Caledon, City of Brampton and City of Mississauga Accessibility Advisory Committees Meeting

     
  b. Colleen Grant, Town Prosecutor and Solicitor, Town of Caledon - June 2005 (Oral)
     
  c.

Meenu Sikand, Accessibility Planning Specialist, Region of Peel - April-May 2005 (For information)

Deferred from the May 31, 2005 Joint Region of Peel-Town of Caledon, City of Brampton and City of Mississauga Accessibility Advisory Committees Meeting

     
  d. Meenu Sikand, Accessibility Planning Specialist, Region of Peel - June 2005 (Oral)

 

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

  a. Accessibility Advisory Committee Initiatives for 2005-2006
   
Community Consultations
   
Taking Accessibility Awards External
   
Transportation Forum 3 and 4
   
Design Forum
       
  b. Site Plan Reviews
     
  c. Access Conference III
     
  d. Staff-Accessibility Advisory Committee - Cohesion Building


9. OTHER BUSINESS


10. NEXT MEETING

 

Tuesday, August 16, 2005 (1:45 p.m. - 3:45 p.m.)
Region of Peel Headquarters
Council Chamber, 5th floor
10 Peel Centre Dr.
Brampton, Ontario

11. ADJOURNMENT


 


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