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Board of Health meetings typically take place on the second Wednesday of each month, excluding July and August. Meetings are held in the Dr. J. K. Edwards Board Room at Peterborough Public Health, unless indicated otherwise below. Community members and the media are welcome and encouraged to attend.
Agendas are posted on the Friday prior to each meeting, click on the appropriate date for the agenda package once it is available. For past Board Meeting proceedings please see the Meeting Archive below.
Remainder of Meetings for 2020:
September 9, 2020, 5:30pm (@ Hiawatha First Nation)
October 14, 2020, 5:30pm (@ Curve Lake First Nation)
November 11, 2020, 5:30pm
December 9, 2020, 5:30pm
To request archived meeting agendas and minutes please contact the Executive Assistant to the Board, Alida Gorizzan at firstname.lastname@example.org or 705-743-1000 x264.
August 14: Education Session
The Board of Health has three standing Committees: Governance, Indigenous Health Advisory Circle and Stewardship. Membership and meeting agendas are found below, and Terms of Reference can be viewed here. The Board Chair is an ex-officio member of all Committees.
Greg Connolley, Andy Sharpe, Councillor Don Vassiliadis, Deputy Mayor Bonnie Clark
February 27 - Agenda / Minutes
May 26 - Agenda / Minutes
August 18 - Agenda / Minutes
November 17 - Agenda / Minutes
Indigenous Health Advisory Circle
Councillor Kathryn Wilson, Councillor Nodin Knott, Councillor Kim Zippel
Lori Flynn, Executive Director, Nogojiwanong Friendship Centre*, Kari Lepine, Métis Nation of Ontario (MNO) Peterborough and District Wapiti Métis Council*. *Community volunteer appointed by the Board
February 11 - Agenda / Minutes
April 28 - CANCELLED
July 28 - Agenda / Minutes
October 27 - Agenda / Minutes
Councillor Henry Clarke, Kerri Davies, Deputy Mayor Matthew Graham, Councillor Kathryn Wilson
February 5 - Agenda / Notes
March 4 - Agenda / Minutes
June 3 - Agenda / Minutes
August 17 - Agenda / Minutes
October 21 - Agenda / Minutes
Archived agendas and minutes for Committees are available by request. Please contact the Executive Assistant to the Board of Health, Alida Gorizzan (email@example.com).
The Board of Health welcomes community involvement to determine what public health programs and services are needed in Peterborough County and City. Public Health staff are always available to discuss any specific health issues and concerns with you.
You can also present any issues or concerns directly to the Board of Health. If you wish to present information to the Board, please submit a written request to the Chairperson of the Board of Health at least 24 hours before the start of the meeting. This can be done via email, fax (705-743-1810) or dropped off at 185 King Street, Peterborough. Make sure to include your contact information so we can notify you if your presentation request has been accepted.
According to Board of Health policy, the Chairperson shall decide whether the delegation may make a presentation at a meeting and accordingly, shall inform the Medical Officer of Health whether to add the item to the agenda. Presentations shall not exceed 10 minutes except when answering questions posed by the Chairperson for clarification.