Committees/Task Forces

Volunteer Positions

The City of Chilliwack is seeking community minded individuals who would like to volunteer as community representatives on one of Council’s Advisory Committees. You must be available for meetings at City Hall approximately once a month, or as called by the Chair.

Volunteer positions are available on each of the following Committees:

  • Agricultural and Rural Advisory Committee
  • Design Review Advisory Committee
  • Heritage Advisory Committee
  • Public Art Advisory Committee
  • Public Safety Advisory Committee
  • Transportation Advisory Committee

Applications can be downloaded here or picked up from City Hall reception (8550 Young Road). Please complete your application by December 19, 2018 and email to Trish Alsip at or drop off completed applications to City Hall:

Trish Alsip – Administration
8550 Young Road
Chilliwack, BC V2P 8A4

Advisory Committees

Advisory Committees to Council have their own mandate or 'Terms of Reference,' with committees comprised of two Council members (as Chair and Vice Chair), organization/business representatives, community representatives, and appropriate City staff.  Each year in the fall, the City advertises for community members to apply to sit on the various committees.

Agricultural & Rural Advisory Committee
Meetings - 3:30pm on a quarterly basis (may be more frequent at the call of the Chair)

Affordable Housing & Development Advisory Committee
Meetings are held on the fourth Wednesday of each month at 7:30am.

Public Safety Advisory Committee
Meetings are held the second Wednesday of each month at 9:00am.

Parks and Trails Advisory Committee
Meetings are held on a quarterly basis, or more frequently at the call of the Chair.

Transportation Advisory Committee
Meetings are held at 1:30pm on a quarterly basis and more or less frequently, as needed, at the call of the Chair.

Design Review Advisory Committee
Meetings are held at 4:30pm at the call of the Chair.

Public Art Advisory Committee
Meetings are held on the second Thursday of each month at 9:00am.

Description Date File Size
2019 Application Form - Advisory Committees Community Members 2018-12-03 150KB
(AHDC) Affordable Housing & Development Advisory 2018-03-23 372KB
(ARAC) Agricultural & Rural Advisory Committee 2018-03-23 293KB
(CPTAC) Chilliwack Parks & Trails Advisory Committee 2018-03-23 279KB
(DRAC) Design Review Advisory Committee 2018-03-23 280KB
(PAAC) Public Art Advisory Committee 2018-03-23 369KB
(PSAC) Public Safety Advisory Committee 2018-03-23 373KB
(TAC) Transportation Advisory Committee 2018-03-23 371KB

Public Safety Advisory Committee

The committee addresses bylaw matters related to public safety, downtown concerns, fire regulations and safety issues, as well as proceeds from crime.