Community Volunteer Opportunity!

The Municipality of the District of Guysborough (MODG) is seeking volunteers for the following committees;

Equity, Diversity & Inclusion Committee

The Municipality of the District of Guysborough is establishing an Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI) Committee to provide Council with advice, education and recommendations for Municipal programing and services to lead to and support a diverse and inclusive community. The Committee is also intended to achieve an environment of respect, understanding and equality within our community. We are seeking passionate individuals who are dedicated to advancing diversity and inclusion initiatives to join this important committee.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide feedback on existing policies and procedures, to ensure they are inclusive and equitable for all members of our Municipality;
  • Provide guidance and recommendations on strategies and initiatives to promote equity, diversity and inclusion across MODG;
  • Help raise awareness of EDI issues and foster a culture of understanding and acceptance;
  • Attend quarterly meetings;
  • Work to strengthen and support communication between community members and the Council of the Municipality of the District of Guysborough. 

Police Advisory Community Members 

The Police Advisory Community Members are responsible for providing advice in relation to the enforcement of law and the prevention of crime in the Municipality. Members do not have jurisdiction relating to complaints, discipline, or the internal management of the RCMP. We are looking for individuals who are passionate about improving public safety and building stronger relationships between the RCMP and MODG residents.

Responsibilities:

  • Attend quarterly meetings to be held in conjunction with Regular Council Sessions;
  • Ensure that community needs and values are reflected in policing priorities, objectives, goals, programs and strategies.

How to Apply:

Interested individuals should submit a brief letter of interest outlining their reasons for wanting to serve on the desired Committee(s) to the undersigned. Please include your name and contact information. 

The deadline for expression of interest is May 17th, 2024.

For more information, please contact the undersigned. 

Police Advisory (Provincial Representative)

The Municipality of the District of Guysborough is seeking a Provincial Appointment to attend quarterly meetings in conjunction with Council and the RCMP. 

The deadline for applications is May 22, 2024. 

To learn more and apply, visit novascotia.ca/abc or call 1-866-206-6844 (toll free).  

Magdelyn Connolly
Municipality of the District of Guysborough
33 Pleasant Street, P.O. Box 79
Guysborough, NS
B0H 1N0
T: (902) 533-3705 ext. 242
F: (902) 533-2749
E: mconnolly@modg.ca