Economic Development Advisory Committee

Mandate

The Economic Development Advisory Committee:

• Provides a business perspective on economic development priorities which should be addressed;
• Identifies the pillars of economic development in the City;
• Identifies economic development impediments and opportunities for the City;
• Advises on business attraction and business retention and expansion activities;
• Advises on ways to provide information about business to the general public; and
• Attends to economic development matters which may be referred to the Committee by Council or other standing committees of Council

Composition

Chair:  Councillor ​Brent Asmundson | Vice-Chair: Councillor ​Chris Wilson

  • Organization Representative: Tri-Cities Chamber of Commerce - Michael Hind (no Alternate named)
  • Citizen Representatives: To be confirmed

Meeting Schedule

The Economic Development Advisory Committee typically meets quarterly, or as needed, on the last Wednesday of the month. 2019 meetings are scheduled to be held from 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m., in the Council Committee Room at Coquitlam City Hall, on the following dates (to be confirmed)*:

  • Wednesday, February 27, 2019
    • Agenda
    • Minutes
  •  Wednesday, April 24, 2019
    • Agenda
    • Minutes
  • Wednesday, July 24, 2019
    • Agenda
    • Minutes
  • Wednesday, October 23, 2019
    • Agenda
    • Minutes

Agendas for the above noted meetings will be available typically one week prior to the meeting date. For more information, please contact the City Clerk's Office at committeeclerk@coquitlam.ca or 604-927-3010.

* Please note that meeting schedules are subject to change.

Terms of Reference

A copy of the Committee's Terms of Reference may be found here.

Work Plan

The Committee's annual Work Plan is approved by Council. 

Past Meeting Agendas and Minutes

  • Wednesday, February 28, 2018   
  •  Wednesday, May 23, 2018
    • Meeting cancelled at the call of the Chair
  •  Wednesday, June 13, 2018
  • Wednesday, July 25, 2018
  • Tuesday, September ​18, 2018 (Meeting Room 112, Main Floor, Coquitlam City Hall)
    • Meeting cancelled at the call of the Chair

City Clerk's Office

Phone: 604-927-3010
Fax: 604-927-3015
Email: clerks@coquitlam.ca