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This Task Force is established by Council. When Committees hold a ‘meeting’ as that term is defined in the Municipal Act, 2001/the City’s Procedural By-law, it must comply with the open meeting provisions of the Municipal Act, 2001 and the City’s Procedural By-law.


Board Information

To advance Council Term priority, ‘Working at City Hall and Transparency in Municipal Government’, this Mayor’s task force will recommend a path forward for the improvement of trust and transparency between the City of Hamilton and Hamilton residents and diverse communities.

The task force shall ensure input is solicited from Hamiltonians and provide independent, non-partisan, actionable recommendations to the General Issues Committee for improvements on citizen access, transparency, and accountability at the City of Hamilton.

The task force shall also suggest measurements for success linked to each recommendation where applicable.

General Issues Committee

Loren Kolar, Legislative Coordinator

Email: Loren.Kolar@Hamilton.ca

Telephone: 905-546-2424 ext. 2604

Name Position Term Start Term End Status Appointed By
Custers, Bill Citizen 03 Oct 2023 02 Oct 2024 Active Co-Chairs
Santucci, Joanne Co Chair 13 Sep 2023 01 Oct 2024 Active
Stewart, Mark John Co Chair 13 Sep 2023 01 Oct 2026 Active
Verhovsek, Madeleine Citizen 03 Oct 2023 02 Oct 2024 Active Co-Chairs
Wingfield, Tinashe Citizen 03 Oct 2023 02 Oct 2024 Active Co-Chairs