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POLICE SERVICES BOARD - FORT FRANCES (TOWN OF)

Ministry
COMMUNITY SAFETY AND CORRECTIONAL SERVICES
URL
Address
320 PORTAGE AVE
FORT FRANCES
P9A3P9
Phone
807-274-5323
Fax
807-274-8479
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 Town of Fort Frances did not exceed 25,000 according to the last enumeration. The council of the Town of Fort Frances has entered into a contract with the Ontario Provincial Police to provide policing services. The council of the municipality has by resolution determined that the composition of the board will be five. 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 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 two persons 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 Govenror 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)
2. MEMBER (PART-TIME)