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City now offers more time to review upcoming civic matters

Guelph, On, May 1, 2013 – The City is undertaking operational and procedural changes to increase the amount of time residents, City employees and Council members have to review and act on civic matters to be considered at standing committee and Council meetings. “More time to read, reflect on, ask questions, share information and voice support or concerns, enhances the public policy decision-making process,” said Blair Labelle, the City Clerk. “These efforts are part of the City’s commitment to deliver public services better and strengthen citizen engagement.” The improvements, which officially take effect this month, include scheduling all standing committee meetings within the first two weeks of the month to provide more notice of approved matters going to Council as well as publishing standing committee… Continue reading City now offers more time to review upcoming civic matters