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Policy and budget decisions are made by the Board of Directors, which is comprised of nineteen (19) members appointed by our member municipalities. The number of representatives appointed are based on population as outlined in subsection 2(2) of the Conservation Authorities Act and ERCA’s Bylaws

Board of Directors

ERCA Board Members

Governance

The Essex Region Conservation Authority (ERCA) meetings are held on Thursdays in the Council Chambers of the Essex Civic Centre and begin at 6:00 p.m.

Minutes for each meeting are posted once they have been approved by the Board of Directors. Agendas are generally available one week prior to the scheduled meeting.  

Delegations to any Authority meeting will be considered, if requested in writing at least ten (10) days prior to the meeting, or if otherwise approved by the Authority Chair. Such written request must state the purpose of the delegation, and should be directed to admin@erca.org.

Delegations to any meeting of the Authority will be limited to one key spokesperson and will be allotted a maximum of five (5) minutes for their related presentation. The Chair has discretion to allow ten (10) minutes. The dates for scheduled meetings are as follows: 

Board Meetings

Title
Date
Agenda
Minutes
Annual General Meeting
2024-01-18
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Executive Committee Meeting
2024-02-15
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Board of Directors' Meeting
2024-02-15
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Board of Directors Meeting
2024-03-28
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Board of Directors' Meeting
2024-04-11
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Source Protection Authority Meeting
2024-04-11
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Executive Committee Meeting
2024-05-30
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Source Protection Authority Meeting
2024-06-20
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Board of Directors' Meeting
2024-06-20
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Board of Directors' Meeting
2024-09-12
Board of Directors' Meeting
2024-10-10
Board of Directors' Meeting
2024-11-14
Board of Directors' Meeting
2024-12-12

2024 ERCA Board of Directors Agendas and Meeting Minutes

ERCA Board Past Agendas and Meeting Minutes

Meeting minutes and agendas for past meetings may be available upon request. Please direct your inquiry to admin@erca.org

Financial Information

As the funding received from the Government of Ontario in 2023 ($573,707) did not exceed $1,000,000 and is less than 10 per cent of the Authority’s gross revenues for the year, the Authority is not considered a public body employer for the purposes of the Public Sector Salary Disclosure Act, 1996, in 2023.  

Audited Financial Statements

ERCA Fee Schedule

The annual General Meeting was held on January 18, 2024. View the Annual Report.

Annual General Meeting

Town of Kingsville:

  • Dennis Rogers

  • Thomas Neufeld

Town of Tecumseh:

  • Joe Bachetti

  • Tania Jobin

Township of Pelee:

  • Dayne Malloch

Town of LaSalle:

  • Michael Akpata

  • Sue Desjarlais

Town of Essex:

  • Katie McGuire-Blais

  • Jason Matyi

Town of Amherstburg:

  • Molly Allaire

  • Peter Courtney

Municipality of Lakeshore:

  • Tracey Bailey

  • Ryan McNamara

Municipality of Leamington:

  • Anthony Abraham

  • Larry Verbeke

City of Windsor:

  • Angelo Marignani

  • Kieran McKenzie

  • Mark McKenzie

  • Jim Morrison

Chair: Jim Morrison     Vice Chair: Sue Desjarlais     

CAO / Secretary-Treasurer: Tim Byrne

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