Council

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The City of Thorold is governed by a Mayor and eight Councillors who serve a four-year term. The current term of Council runs from December 2018 until November 2022.

Both the Mayor and Councillors are elected at-large by the public within the City of Thorold.

The City of Thorold generally meets every 1st and 3rd Tuesday of each month, during the month of August there is only one meeting on the second Tuesday of the month. All meetings are livestreamed by Weestream. All meetings begin at 6:30 p.m. unless otherwise noted.

Councillor Nella Dekker

Councillor Nella Dekker

Councillor Dekker sits on the following Committees:

Tourism Advisory Committee

Public Forum Committee -  Fire and Emergency Services

Deputy Mayor from June 2022 - November 2022

Councillor Dekker can be reached at nella.dekker@thorold.ca or 905-328-2008

Councillor Carmen DeRose

Councillor DeRose

Councillor DeRose sits on the following Committees:

Thorold Active Transportation Advisory Committee

Runway of Recognition

Public Forum Committee - Corporate Services

Deputy Mayor from June 2020 - November 2020

Councillor DeRose can be reached at carmen.derose@thorold.ca or 289-407-3879

Councillor Jim Handley

Councillor Handley

Councillor Handley sits on the following Committees:

Allanburg Community Centre Board of Management

Darlene Ryan Port Robinson Community Centre

Public Forum Committee - Fire and Emergency Services

Deputy Mayor from June 2019 - November 2019

Councillor Handley can be reached at jim.handley@thorold.ca or 289-219-0034

Councillor John Kenny

Councillor Kenny

Councillor Kenny sits on the following Committees:

Age Friendly Committee

Thorold Municipal Non-Profit Housing Coporation

Parks, Trails and Recreation Committee

Town and Gown Committee

Transportation Steering Committee

Public Forum Committee - Operations Services

Councillor Kenny can be reached at john.kenny@thorold.ca or 905-328-3359

Councillor Anthony Longo

Councillor Longo

Councillor Longo sits on the following Committees:

Downtown Parking Committee

Thorold Municipal Non-Profit Housing Corporation

Thorold Business Improvement Area (BIA)

Public Forum Committee - Corporate Services

Deputy Mayor from December 2018 - May 2019 & June 2021 - November 2021

Councillor Longo can be reached at anthony.longo@thorold.ca or 905-680-5216

Councillor Fred Neale

Councillor Neale

Councillor Neale sits on the following Committees:

Age Friendly Committee

Heritage Thorold LACAC

Lake Gibson Preservation Task Group

Thorold Public Library

Public Forum Committee - Operations Services

Deputy Mayor from December 2019 - May 2020

Councillor Neale can be reached at fred.neale@thorold.ca or 905-227-7524

Councillor Ken Sentance

Councillor Sentance

Councillor Sentance sits on the following Committees:

Downtown Parking Committee

Parks, Trails and Recreation Committee

Town and Gown Committee

Thorold Business Improvement Area (BIA)

Transportation Steering Committee

Public Forum Committee - Planning and Building Services

Deputy Mayor from December 2021 - May 2022

Councillor Sentance can be reached at ken.sentance@thorold.ca or 905-227-5859

Councillor Victoria Wilson

Councillor Wilson

Councillor Wilson sits on the following Committees:

Downtown Facade Technical Advisory Committee

Joint Accessibility Advisory Committee (JAAC)

Town and Gown Committee

Public Forum Committee - Planning and Building Services

Deputy Mayor from December 2020 - May 2021

Councillor Wilson can be reached at victoria.wilson@thorold.ca or 905-347-0202

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