Economic Investment Committee

Meetings

  • 2nd Wednesday of every other month
  • Community Centre
    15154 Russell Avenue
    White Rock, BC V4B 0A6

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

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Members

  • Bob Bezubiak (Chairperson)
  • Tyson Blume
  • Graham Cameron
  • Shawn Dahl
  • Ashok Gupta
  • Roy Jackson
  • John Lawrence
  • Yuriy Makogonsky 
  • William McKinnon
  • Sherry Moir
  • Richard Pearson
  • Gary Saunders
  • Darryl Walker

Overview

The Economic Investment Committee is a select committee of Council. The purpose of the Economic Investment Committee is to advise City Council and staff regarding matters referred to the Committee by Council regarding economic investment in the City.

Membership

Membership will consist of seven voting members appointed by Council from the community's development, business and planning sectors, one member of Council and the Chief Administrative Officer.

Responsibilities

The Chief Administrative Officer will seek direction from Council on items that it wishes the Committee to address and develop with the Committee an Annual Work Plan. The Annual Work Plan is to identify strategies and actions the Committee will undertake to assist in:

  • Encouraging financial investment in the area including new businesses and re-development; and
  • Increasing economic diversity and local employment opportunities;
  • Supporting existing businesses in retention and expansion.
  • Supporting long term economic stability and growth in the community;

The Committee may make representation to Council on economic development matters.