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POLICE SERVICES BOARD - MACDONALD, MEREDITH AND ABERDEEN ADDITIONAL (TOWNSHIP OF)

Ministry
SOLICITOR GENERAL
URL
Address
208 CHURCH STREET, P.O. BOX 10
ECHO BAY
P0S1C0
Phone
(705) 248-2441
Fax
705-248-3091
Background
POLICE SERVICES ACT, RSO 1990, C. P.15, PART III, S. 27
Function

The boards govern the municipal police forces and in the case of O.P.P. contract locations, serve as advisory bodies.

Membership

The population of the Township of Macdonald, Meredith & Aberdeen Additional did not exceed 25,000 according to the last enumeration. The council of the Township of Macdonald, Meredith & Aberdeen Additional has entered into a contract with the Ontario Provincial Police to provide policing services. The composition of the board is currently determined as three. Board members include the head of the municipal council or, if the head chooses not to be a member of the board, another member of the council appointed by resolution of the council; one person appointed by resolution of the council, who is neither a member of the council nor an employee of the municipality; and one person appointed by the Lieutenant Governor in Council. Boards elect a chair and may elect a vice-chair. If an appointee of the Lieutenant Governor in Council is unable to serve, the Minister of Community Safety and Correctional Services may appoint a replacement to serve until the Lieutenant Governor in Council selects a new appointee.

Term

There is no limitation in legislation.

Meetings
Boards meet a minimum of four times per year, as required by the Police Services Act.
Remuneration

Appointees to the Police Services Board are remunerated by the Municipal Council.

Appointments & Vacancies

No. Position Member Term Location
1. MEMBER (PART-TIME)