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Call for Applications – Design Review Committee, Halifax Regional Municipality


The Design Review Committee of Halifax Regional Municipality is looking for one Landscape Architect to serve on the Committee.

About the Design Review Committee

The Design Review Committee serves the Downtown Halifax Land Use By-law area. The principal roles of the Design Review Committee are to review site plan approval applications for substantive site plan approval, and consider whether to approve, approve with conditions, or deny the application based on the requirements and consistency with the Design Manual. In addition, the Design Review Committee may provide advice to Regional Council on potential amendments to regulation and policy relating to the Downtown Halifax Land Use By-law Area.

Landscape Architect Positions (2)

Rob LeBlanc

One Vacant Position

Why you should Apply

Applying to serve on the Design Review Committee will assist the Municipality to ensure that applications for development in the HRM downtown, are executed with care and is thoroughly vetted by professionals. It is a way that one could lend its professional expertise to aid in municipal decision making.

Frequency of Meetings

The Committee usually meets once a month, approximately two hours, on the second Thursday at City Hall. The Committee meets on average about eight times per year, as most of the work is application driven.

 Applying is Easy – Infographic on the process appointment process.

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The deadline for the appointments is Friday May 18, 2018

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