Public Safety Advisory Committee

Co-Chair: Councillor Jason Lum
Co-Chair: Councillor Bud Mercer

The Public Safety Advisory Committee is a Select Committee established by Council to focus on current and emerging public safety issues. The committee addresses bylaw matters related to public safety, downtown concerns, fire regulations and safety issues, as well as proceeds from crime. They also showcase the good work various groups and agencies are doing to combat crime, which in-turn enhances public safety and security.

The committee consists of up to 15 voting members appointed by Council, plus two elected officials representing Council as Chair and Vice Chair. Members include:

  • Two members from the RCMP
  • One member from the Fire Department
  • Two members from the community
  • One member from SD33
  • One member from Crown Counsel
  • One member from the BIA
  • One member from BC ambulance
  • One member from ICBC
  • One member from First Nations
  • One member from the Chamber of Commerce
  • One member representing family law
  • One member representing corrections/restorative
  • One member representing homelessness

Meetings are held the second Wednesday of each month at 8:45am.

Important documents

Terms of Reference (PDF)

Committee Meeting Dates

Date Minutes
December 9, 2020 PSAC Minutes
January 13, 2021 PSAC Minutes
February 10, 2021 PSAC Minutes
March 10, 2021 PSAC Minutes
April 14, 2021 PSAC Minutes
May 12, 2021 PSAC Minutes
June 9, 2021 PSAC Minutes
July 14, 2021 PSAC Minutes

Description Date File Size 
2021 Committee Meeting Dates 2021-07-17 128KB 
2021 Terms of Reference 2021-01-04 184KB 
Blank PSAC Member Reporting Form 2019-03-18 489KB