Lake Simcoe Coordinating Committee
- Environment, Conservation and Parks
C/O PROJECT MANAGEMENT COORDINATOR - BARRIE DISTRICT OFFICE, MINISTRY OF THE ENVIRONMENT AND CLIMATE CHANGE, PLACE NOUVEAU , 5775 YONGE STREET, TORONTO ONTARIO M2M 4J1
- (416) 326-3961
- (705) 739-6440
- Lake Simcoe Protection Act, 2008, S.O. 2008, c. 23, ss. 19(1) (opens a new window)
The Committee will:
- Provide a forum to co-ordinate implementation of the Lake Simcoe Protection Plan and identify and resolve issues that arise in relation to the implementation of the Lake Simcoe Protection Plan.
- Provide advice to the Minister on any issues or problems related to the implementation of the Lake Simcoe Protection Plan.
- With respect to threats to the ecological health of the Lake Simcoe watershed that are identified by the Lake Simcoe Science Committee, provide advice to the Minister on the types of measures that could be taken to deal with the threats, including policies that could be included in the Lake Simcoe Protection Plan, or regulations that could be made under this or any other Act.
- Assist the Minister and other public bodies to monitor progress on the implementation of the Lake Simcoe Protection Plan.
- Make recommendations on any proposed amendments to the Lake Simcoe Protection Plan to ensure that the Plan meets its objectives.
The Lieutenant Governor in Council appoints the members of the Lake Simcoe Coordinating Committee after considering the recommendations of the Minister.
Up to three years with possibility of extension.
- Approximately four meetings annually (including one joint meeting with the Lake Simcoe Science Committee).
Appointees are eligible to receive expenses.
Appointments & Vacancies
|1.||Chair (Part-Time)||ROB HARE||
04-Mar-2021 - 03-Mar-2024
|2.||Member (Part-Time)||SHELLEY CHARLES||
08-Oct-2020 - 07-Oct-2023
|3.||Member (Part-Time)||JUDY CARTER||
07-Jan-2021 - 06-Jan-2024
|4.||Member (Part-Time)||KAREN HANSEN||
14-Oct-2021 - 13-Oct-2024
|5.||Member (Part-Time)||RAY DUHAMEL||
10-Feb-2022 - 09-Feb-2025
|6.||Member (Part-Time)||LINDSAY HISTROP||
17-Feb-2022 - 16-Feb-2025
|7.||Member (Part-Time)||ROBERT BALDWIN||
07-Apr-2022 - 06-Apr-2025
|8.||Member (Part-Time)||JOHN HEMSTED||
03-Nov-2022 - 24-Oct-2025
|9.||Member (Part-Time)||MATTHEW VOLPINTESTA||
02-Feb-2023 - 01-Feb-2026
|10.||Member (Part-Time)||ANNE KELL||
09-Mar-2023 - 08-Mar-2026