Public Appointments Secretariat Banner

Agency Details

(as on: Friday, February 23, 2018)
Ministry:  NORTHERN DEVELOPMENT AND MINES
Agency:  OWEN SOUND TRANSPORTATION COMPANY LIMITED
Agency URL:  www.chicheemaun.com/
Address:  RR 5 Owen Sound ONT N4K 5N7
Tel.:  (519) 376-8740
Fax:  n/a

Background:  Business Corporations Act, R.S.O. 1990, c. B.16; O.C. 2486/2001
Period:  N/A - N/A
Type:  OPE

Prerogative:  Mandatory Legislation; Minister's Letter

Function:  The corporation oversees marine transportation on Georgian Bay. It operates a seasonal vehicle and passenger ferry, the M.S. Chi-Cheemaun, between Tobermory and South Baymouth on Manitoulin Island, as well as the Pelee Island ferry service under contract to the Ministry of Transportation.

Membership:  Articles of the corporation require a minimum of one to a maximum of twelve directors. Directors are elected by the Minister as the sole shareholder of the corporation. The number of directors is currently set at five.

Term:  Directors are appointed for a term of up to three years and are eligible for reappointment.

Meetings:  There are no fixed number of meetings. The board meets as required for the conduct of business.

Requirements:  Directors are residents of Ontario and a majority of the directors are residents of geographic areas served by the ferry service, plus those requirements imposed by the Business Corporations Act.

ONTARIO GOVERNMENT APPOINTEES
No.   POSITION      MEMBER NAME       TENURE     REMUNERATION    LOCATION  
1.CHAIR (PART-TIME)HOPKINS, BARNEY L.01-Apr-2002 - 31-May-2019EXPENSESTOBERMORY
2.VICE-CHAIR (PART-TIME)GREENWAY, JOHN01-Apr-2007 - 31-May-2020EXPENSESSOUTH BAYMOUTH
3.MEMBER (PART-TIME)BROWN, 
MARTIN GARFIELD (GARY)
01-Jul-2005 - 30-Jun-2019EXPENSESSOUTH BAYMOUTH
4.MEMBER (PART-TIME)CAULFEILD-BROWNE, 
GEORGE WILLIAM (BILL)
15-Jun-2012 - 30-Jun-2019EXPENSESTOBERMORY
5.VACANCY-, - - --