The Township of Russell is seeking to fill seven (7) positions from members of the public on the SENIORS ADVISORY COMMITTEE.

1. Must be residents of Russell Township;
2. Must be 55 years of age or older;
3. Must be prepared to volunteer time and serve actively on the committee;
4. Must participate as individuals and not represent any organization or special interest group.

Term: Concurrent with the term of Council, unless otherwise decided by Council (ending November 30, 2022).

​Renumeration: Not applicable.

For further details regarding the mandate and meetings procedures of the above committee, please consult the Committee By-law # 2019-001 and its Schedule D-3 at or contact the Clerk’s office at 613-443- 3066 x2310.

How to Apply:
Those interested in the above-mentioned positions are invited to complete, sign and submit the Committee Appointment Application Form before 4:00 p.m. on Friday February 21, 2020 to the attention of Joanne Camiré Laflamme, Clerk at or at the Town Hall at, 717 Notre-Dame Street, Embrun ON K0A 1W1.

Only the selected candidates will be contacted.

In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act 2005, the Township of Russell agrees to
recognize the different needs and to provide an accessible place to all.


The Township of Russell has 5 Advisory Committees made of community members, a Council member and a municipal employee. The duration of the term follows the council mandate.

Please contact our Clerk’s Office for copies of the agendas and/or minutes of these meetings at: 613-443-3066 x/2310 or by email.



2019 Registry of Declaration of Pecuniary Interest

Accessibility Advisory Committee

All meetings are held at the Town hall at 4 pm.

February 12th 2020

May 13th 2020 * Meeting held in Back Meeting Room*

September 16th 2020

November 18th 2020

Accessibility Advisory Committee meeting minutes.

In collaboration with the administration of the Township of Russell, produces the Accessibility Plan. To view the accessibility plan, please select one of the following links:

Accessibility Plan 2013-2017
Accessibility Plan 2010-2011
Accessibility Plan 2009-2010
Accessibility Plan 2003-2004

For more information and resources please consult the Government of Ontario`s Accessibility webpage.

Environmental Advisory Committee

All meetings are held at the Town hall at 6:30pm.

February 5th 2020

April 8th 2020

June 3rd 2020

August 26th 2020

October 7th 2020

December 2nd 2020

Parks and Recreation Advisory Committee

All meetings are held at the Town hall at 7:00 pm.

February 10, 2020

April 9, 2020 (Joint meeting with the Environmental Advisory Committee at 6:30 pm followed by a regular PRAC meeting in the back room).

May 11, 2020 (Back Room)

June 22, 2020

September 29, 2020

November 9, 2020

Planning Advisory Committee

All meetings are held at the Town hall at 6 pm.

February 24th 2020

March 30th 2020

April 27th 2020

May 25th 2020

June 29th 2020

August 31st 2020

September 28th 2020

October 26th 2020

November 30th 2020

Planning Advisory Committee agenda & reports
Committee of Adjustments agenda & reports

Planning Advisory Committee minutes
Committee of Adjustments minutes

Public Library Board

All meetings are held at the Town hall at 6:30pm.

January 13th 2020

February 20th 2020

March 19th 2020

April 16th 2020

May 21st 2020

June 18th 2020

September 17th 2020

October 15th 2020

November 19th 2020

December 17th 2020 (at Russell Library)