Get involved with your community! 

The Municipality of Mississippi Mills uses Advisory Committees and Boards to provide recommendations, advice, and information to Council on matters that relate to the purpose of the advisory committee/board. These advisory committees and boards help to facilitate public input to Council on programs and ideas and to assist in enhancing the quality of life for Mississippi Mills residents.


Who Can Attend Advisory Committee and Board meetings?

Anyone is able to attend an advisory meeting. All meeting agendas, dates and times will be posted on the meeting calendar 4 days before each meeting. Please note that audience participation is not allowed unless you have been approved by the Clerk’s department or by the committee as a delegation.  Please visit our Speaking to Council page if you would like more information.

If you’re unable to attend an advisory meeting, don’t worry, all videos and meeting minutes will be posted on our website under meeting calendar.

For a list of current Advisory Committee/Board members please click one of the links below:

Committees and Boards with Terms of Reference


Terms of Reference

Accessibility Advisory Committee (statutory)

Terms of Reference

Agricultural Advisory Committee

Terms of Reference

Bicentennial Planning Committee

Terms of Reference

Community Economic Development Advisory Committee - DISBANDED
      - Riverwalk Expansion Working Group*
      - Beautification Working Group*

Terms of Reference

Community Policing Advisory Committee (statutory)

Terms of Reference

Emergency Management Community Control Group  (statutory)

Terms of Reference

Finance and Policy Advisory Committee - DISBANDED

Terms of Reference

Heritage Advisory Committee (statutory)

Terms of Reference

Mississippi Mills Public Library Board (statutory)

Purpose of Board
Agendas & Minutes

Parks and Recreation Advisory Committee - DISBANDED

Terms of Reference

Property Standards and Committee of Adjustment Advisory Committee (statutory)

Terms of Reference

Public Works Advisory Committee - DISBANDED

Terms of Reference

* Membership to the working groups are determined by the appropriate Advisory Committee. If you would like to apply to be on any of the working groups, please visit out Join a Committee webpage to complete and submit an application form.

Additional Organizations/Boards


Joint Cost Sharing Recreation Committee 

 Mayor Lowry
 Councillor Dalgity

Carleton Place Library Board 

 Beverly Rogers

Mississippi River Power Corporation 

 Mayor Lowry

Ottawa River Power Corporation 

 Brian Gallagher

Mississippi Valley Conservation Authority

 Mayor Lowry
 Councillor Holmes

All members of Mississippi Mills Advisory Committees and Boards must abide by the Code of Conduct for Members of Council and Local Boards. Should you have any questions please contact the Municipality's Clerk's department.

If you would like to apply to join a committee please visit the Join a Committee page to view current vacancies and to find the application to join a committee.