APPOINTMENTS TO A DISASTER RELIEF COMMITTEE
UNDER THE ONTARIO DISASTER RELIEF ASSISTANCE PROGRAM
The Minister of Municipal Affairs and Housing has declared Ramara Township a disaster area for the purposes of the Ontario Disaster Relief Assistance Program (ODRAP)
Up to $18 million in disaster assistance will be provided to a number of municipalities affected by the historic spring flooding that devastated many communities in the Province. There are restrictions on what items qualify for funding assistance. Seasonal dwellings do not qualify as well as several other items.
A Disaster Relief Committee must be formed consisting of 5 members of the public to raise and distribute funds to affected property owners. Council members, municipal staff members, or residents affected by the flood are not eligible to sit on the Committee.
The Township of Ramara invites written applications from citizens who wish to have their names considered for appointment to the Disaster Relief Committee. This is an opportunity for you to participate in vital community service within your Township.
Applications for the above appointment may be directed to Council’s attention at the Township office in Brechin. Inquiries may be directed to the undersigned. Candidates must be 18 years of age or over. Those appointed will be required to abide by the Township’s Code of Conduct. Applications must be in writing, detailing qualifications and submitted by 3:00 pm, Monday, June 24, 2013
Manager of Corporate Services/Treasurer
PO Box 130, Brechin ON L0K 1B0
Phone: 705-484-5374 Fax: 705-484-0441
1-800-663-4054 (for 689 exchange only)