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Municipal Environmental Advisory Committee

The Municipal Environmental Advisory Committee (MEAC) serves to advise City Council on environmental matters of concern or interest. 

The Committee also provides a forum for public input on various environmental matters in the community.

The priorities of the Committee include:

  • Liaise with City Council, related agencies and citizens of Cornwall on matters relating to the environment through the public input process.
  • Promote or support Council activity within the City which aims to improve the quality of the environment.
  • Assist in the identification of hazards to the environmental health and well-being of citizens of Cornwall.
  • Help improve the aesthetic quality of Cornwall.

The Committee is composed of representatives from the community at large, the City of Cornwall, industry, and numerous environmental organizations in the community.

Current Composition
Councillor Carilyne Hebert
Marco Vincelli
Elaine Kennedy, Chair
Ron Symington
Neil MacLean
John St. Marseille
Dale Phippen
Jacques Bourdon
Caroline Kuate
Norm Genier
Jeff Ridal
Karen Cooper
Lisa Chalmers
Danielle Watson
Carl Goodwin
Mary Fotenas (recording secretary)

The Committee typically meets three times a year and meetings are usually held in the first floor boardroom of the Municipal Works Building at 1225 Ontario Street.

Below you will find a listing of meeting dates and agendas for the Committee. Agendas will be posted whenever they are available.

Additional Information

The main contact person for this Committee is John St. Marseille, 613-930-2787, ext. 2201

The secretary for this Committee is Mary Fotenas, 613-930-2787 ext. 2242.

Municipal Environmental Advisory Committee meeting schedule
Wednesday, April 29, 2015 Agenda Minutes
Wednesday, June 17, 2015 Agenda Minutes
Wednesday, September 16, 2015 Agenda  Minutes
Wednesday, February 17, 2016 Agenda  Minutes
Wednesday, May 18, 2016 Agenda Minutes
Wednesday, September 21, 2016 Agenda Minutes
Wednesday, February 15, 2017 Agenda  Minutes
Wednesday, May 24, 2017 Agenda  Minutes
Wednesday, September 20, 2017  Agenda  Minutes
Wednesday, March 7, 2018  Agenda Minutes
Wednesday, May 16, 2018 Agenda  


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