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Join the Taxi Advisory Committee

(Fort McMurray, AB – December 8, 2016) – Residents are invited to apply for the Taxi Advisory Committee (TAC), which provides recommendations to the Municipality related to the Vehicle for Hire (VFH) Bylaw.

Members of the committee assist and provide guidance to the Municipality in ensuring safety, setting rates and enforcing standards.  

The industry-based community committee is made up of a broad cross-section of residents, including representation from entrepreneurs and the VFH and hospitality sectors. Applications from the general public are encouraged. 

Appointments to TAC will be on one- or two-years terms. The committee meets six times a year. Mandatory criminal record checks will be provided to committee members at no cost.

Apply via mail or email with your name, address, telephone number, email address, occupation, and a brief description of the reason for your application:
Rich Walkinshaw
Sergeant/Chief Taxi Inspector
Municipal Law Enforcement Services Branch
Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo
105 Paquette Dr.
Fort McMurray, AB T9K 0P5

An internal selection panel will review applications and notify successful applicants. The deadline for applications is Jan. 15, 2017.


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