The Council of the Municipality of West Nipissing meets three times a month except for the months of July and August. Combined Regular/Committee of the Whole meetings are held on the first and second Tuesday of each month and the Regular meeting is held on the third Tuesday of each month. Special Council Meetings are called from time to time as needed.
Council meetings regularly occur on the 1st, 2nd and 3rd Tuesday evenings of each month, beginning at 6:30pm in Council Chambers (Municipality of West Nipissing, 225 Holditch Street, Sturgeon Falls, ON, P2B 1T1).
All meetings of Council are open to the public, unless authorized under Section 239 of the Municipal Act as indicated further below.
Individuals can view meetings via Eastlink Channel 10 (My Town) in Sturgeon Falls. Also, since June 2013, the Municipality of West Nipissing Council streams its Council meetings via UStream. To view current and past Council meetings, please click on the image below:
To view Closed Meetings provisions in Section 239 (1) of the Municipal Act 2001, S.O. 2001, c. 25 as amended, click on the link provided below:
Municipal Act 2001, S.O. 2001, c. 25
At Section 238 (2) of the Municipal Act 2001, S.O. 2001, c. 25 as amended, requires every municipality to pass a procedure by-law for the purpose of governing, the calling, place and proceedings of meetings of Council.
The Municipality of West Nipissing adopted a consolidated procedural By-law (2015/13) on February 17th, 2015. To view the Procedural By-law click on the link below:
Procedural By-law 2015/13