Housing Advisory Committee

Important Note In order to help stop the spread of COVID-19, the Provincial Health Officer has implemented limitations on gatherings of 50 or more persons. To respect this limitation and keep the public safe, the City will be conducting virtual public meetings and meetings of the City's Boards and Committees.  Advisory Committee meetings will be livestreamed and archived on the City's website. The City will continue to monitor the health advisories and limitations established by the Province and until such time as these limitations are lifted, postpone any meeting that may result in public gathering.


  • 4th Wednesday of each month (or as scheduled), at 3:30 p.m.

* For a full list of 2020 Committee dates please see the 2020 Committee Meeting Calendar on the main Boards & Committees Page.

Agenda & Minutes

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

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The Housing Advisory Committee is mandated by City Council to review background research on the City’s housing needs, analyze the strengths, weakness, threats, and opportunities that impact affordability in White Rock, review policies, tools and incentives for developing affordable and rental housing options, provide input into the City’s Official Community Plan (OCP), review existing rental housing policies, provide recommendations to Council in regards to residential rental tenure zoning and secondary suites and consult with community stakeholders to develop strategic goals for rental and affordable housing.

Advisory Body Resources


Council Representative (non-voting):

Councillor Anthony Manning, Chairperson
Councillor Helen Fathers
Councillor Erika Johanson

Community Members:

Chip Bowness
Chris Harris
Ulee Maschaykh
Marie Sabine
Abhishek MamgainGreg Duly

Non-Voting Representatives:

Louise Tremblay, Semiahmoo Seniors’ Planning Table representative
Rick Bayer, Peninsula Homeless to Housing Task Force representative
MP Kerry-Lynne Findlay, Member of Parliament representative
MLA Trevor Halford, Member of Legislative Assembly representative