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The Downtown Wellness and Safety Task Force

Brandon City Council has created the Downtown Wellness and Safety Task Force. The purpose of the Task Force is to:

  • Make recommendations to Council on a holistic and balanced approach to improving downtown safety, business economy and people’s wellness.
  • Identify issues related to the perception of the cleanliness and security of the downtown core and recommend appropriate action and strategies to rectify the perception.
  • Determine potential actions for immediate implementation and cultivate a long-term action plan involving partnerships and associated funding implications.
  • Ascertain means to advance the Strategic Plan pillars of Downtown Resurgence, Economic Development and Social Issues/Community Safety through a lens of being bold and innovative.

The Task Force will include representation from various stakeholder groups including the not-for-profit sector, the Indigenous community, downtown business owners, Prairie Mountain Health, commercial property owner/developers, members at large, and representatives of City Council.

Further information on the Terms of Reference for the Task Force can be found here (link to PDF)

Interested persons must be at least eighteen (18) years of age and a resident of the City of Brandon to be a member of the Task Force.

Application forms can be submitted on-line (link to form) or picked up from and returned to the Legislative Services Office, Second Floor, City Hall, 410 - 9th Street.

The application process has now closed. 

 

pdf Terms of Reference (432 KB)