Purpose of the Committee:

The Parks, Trails and Greenways Advisory Committee acts in an advisory capacity, providing advice and recommendations to Council and/or municipal staff on planning for parks, trails, greenways and outdoor recreation opportunities.

Member Commitment:

The committee meets monthly on Tuesday evenings. Members are expected to prepare for meeting discussion by reading the agenda package material in advance.

Committee Members:

  • Claudia Schaefer, Chair
  • Ben Hart, Vice Chair
  • DG Blair
  • Jeremy Howe
  • Lusungu Kayani
  • Nicola Murray
  • Penny Naldrett
  • Phil Osborne
  • Rob Pineau 
  • Councillor Sue Ellen Fast
  • Carla Skuce, Manager of Environment and Parks Planning (Staff Liaison)

To contact the Parks, Trails and Greenways Advisory Committee please email: ptgac@bimbc.ca

Governing Documents:

Terms of Reference

Video Recordings:

BIM YouTube Channel

Agendas and Minutes:



Article Writing Series:

Archival Documents and Maps: