The Mandate of this Committee is to foster the creation of a safe and secure community. Specific responsibilities of the Committee include cooperating with community groups in creating programs or pursing initiatives to improve public safety, making recommendations to Council relevant to community issues, providing community feedback concerning Bylaw enforcement strategies or activities and to develop educational materials advocating personal safety and security. Other responsibilities include:
To help facilitate better communication and ease stress, Safe Communities has worked with various groups to bring a new resource to our community. These cards are intended for use in situations where there is a barrier to communication, such as a hearing impairment, language difference, or speech impairment.
The cards feature large pictures and simplified wording which is available in a number of languages. For more information, or to get a card in a translation that is not currently available, please contact Kendra Sieben, Safe Communities Facilitator, by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
To view the cards, please click here.