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JOINT PEEL-CALEDON
ACCESSIBILITY ADVISORY COMMITTEE (AAC)
AGENDA
  
AAC-2006-4

 

DATE:
  April 25, 2006
TIME:
  1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
PLACE:
  Region of Peel Administrative Headquarters
Council Chamber, 5th floor
10 Peel Centre Dr.
Brampton, Ontario
     
MEMBERS:
 

H. Bajwa; G. Barnes; G. Carlson; W. Goursky; S. Hames; M. Horn; N. Husain; E. Kolb; T. LeRoux; R. Paterak; M. Tymkow

 

Glenn Barnes, Chair - presiding

1. CALL TO ORDER

 

2. APPROVAL OF MINUTES

  a.

Minutes of the Joint Peel-Caledon Accessibility Advisory Committee (AAC-2006-3) Meeting held on March 28, 2006 (Attached)

 

3. APPROVAL OF AGENDA


4. COMMUNICATION ITEMS

a.

Business Abilities Website (www.businessabilities.ca), Article by Kash Sher, LLB, Regarding the Responsibility of All Businesses to Become More Accessible under the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) (Receipt recommended)

     
  b. Dufferin-Peel Catholic District School Board, Access Update, Volume 3, Issue 1, Winter 2006 (Receipt recommended)


5. PRESENTATIONS

a. Lisa Jones, Transportation Accessibility Specialist, Social Services Department, Presenting an Update on the Accessible Transportation Coordination Office (25 minutes requested)
     
  b. Steven Belanger, Capital Project Manager, Facilitites Construction and Real Estate, Housing and Property Department; and John Daly, Statutory Specialist, Corporate Services Department, Regarding the Council Chamber Retrofit Project (5 minutes)
     
  c. Dev Mutta, Community Development Officer, Business and Information Services, Health Department, Regarding the Upcoming Lunch and Learn Session to be Hosted by the Health Department on June 7, 2006 to Raise Awareness about how to Communicate with Persons with Disabilities (5 minutes)
     
  d. R. Kent Gillespie, Commissioner of Corporate Services and Regional Solicitor, Regarding the Proposed Structure of the Accessibility Planning Program and its Specific Goals and Purpose (Deferral to a future AAC meeting requested)

 

6. REPORTS


7. REPORT FROM THE ACCESSIBILITY PLANNING COORDINATORS

  a.

Colleen Grant, Town Prosecutor and Solicitor, Town of Caledon (Oral)

   
  b. Meenu Sikand, Accessibility Planning Specialist, Region of Peel (For information) (Attached)

 

8. REPORT OF THE ACCESSIBILITY ADVISORY COMMITTEE CHAIR

 

9. OTHER BUSINESS


10. NEXT MEETING

 

Tuesday, May 23, 2006
1
:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Region of Peel Administrative Headquarters
Council Chamber, 5th floor
10 Peel Centre Dr.
Brampton, Ontario


11. ADJOURNMENT


 


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