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[Notice of Meeting]


Regional Clerk's Office
Corporate Services Department


Accessibility Advisory Committee


February 22, 2017
4:00 p.m.
Seminar Room
Administrative Centre
17250 Yonge Street
Newmarket, Ontario

Quorum: 7

[Accessible formats or communication supports are available upon request
Contact: Regional Clerk’s Office,, 18774649675 extension 71320]


A. Election of Vice Chair


B. Disclosures of Interest


C. Presentations


C.1 An Aligned Approach for York Region's Brand


Crystal Moss, Manager, Communications, Corporate Services Department


C.2 Another Way to Connect with Us: York Region's Mobile Application


Michelle Adlam, Manager, Corporate Digital, Design and Public Relations, and Andrea Griepsma, Corporate Digital Specialist, Corporate Communications, Corporate Services Department


(10 Minute Break)


C.3 Mental Health Matters


Sutha Balasingham, Head of Departmental Strategic Initiatives, and Carmela Ciappa, Special Project Advisor, Office of the Commissioner, Community and Health Services


D. Deputations


(Subject to Committee granting deputant status.)




E. Communications


[Click on the titles of the following Communications to view them]


E.1 York Region Draft Diversity and Inclusion Charter [4.3 MB]


Christopher Raynor, Regional Clerk dated January 27, 2017

Recommendation: Receive


E.2 York Region Accessibility Advisory Committee Membership


Adelina Urbanski, Commissioner, Community and Health Services dated February 10, 2017

Recommendation: Receive


E.3 Accessible Trail in the Town of Georgina


Wayne Emmerson, Regional Chairman and CEO dated February 7, 2017

Recommendation: Receive


E.4 Portable Accessible Washroom Trailer Community Project


Wayne Emmerson, Regional Chairman and CEO dated February 8, 2017

Recommendation: Receive


F. Other Business


F.1 Update on York Region Accessibility Advisory Committee Legacy Event 


Joann Simmons, Legacy Event Working Group Chair


F.2 Update on Accessibility Activities


Lois Davies, Manager, Social Policy and Accessibility, Strategies and Partnerships Branch, Community and Health Services


G. Adjournment



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