Board of Directors
|Chair: Jim Morrison||Vice Chair: Sue Desjarlais||
CAO/Secretary-Treasurer: Tim Byrne
|City of Windsor
||Town of Amherstburg
|| Town of Essex
| Town of Kingsville
|| Municipality of Lakeshore
|| Town of LaSalle
| Municipality of Leamington
|| Township of Pelee
|| Town of Tecumseh
Policy and budget decisions are made by a Board comprised of nineteen (19) members appointed by our municipal partners. The number of representatives appointed as Members of the ERCA Board of Directors are based on population as outlined in subsection 2(2) of the Conservation Authorities Act and ERCA’s Bylaws.
Annual General Meeting
The Annual General Meeting was held on January 19, 2023.
Minutes for each meeting are posted once they have been approved by the Board of Directors. Agendas are generally available one week prior to the scheduled meeting. If you are interested in the meeting minutes from a previous year, please contact our office directly.
Delegations to any Authority meeting will be considered, if requested in writing at least ten (10) days prior to the meeting, or if otherwise approved by the Authority Chairman. Such written request must state the purpose of the delegation.
Delegations to any meeting of the Authority will be limited to one key spokesperson and will be allotted a maximum of five (5) minutes for their related presentation, with the Chairman’s discretion to allow ten (10) minutes.
Audited Financial Statements
- Audited Financial Statement 2022
- Audited Financial Statement 2021
- Audited Financial Statement 2020
- Audited Financial Statement 2019
- Audited Financial Statement 2018
- Additional financial statements are available at our Publications page.
As the funding received from the Government of Ontario in 2022 ($322,863.38) did not exceed $1,000,000 and is less than 10 per cent of the Authority’s gross revenues for the year, the Authority is not considered a public body employer for the purposes of the Public Sector Salary Disclosure Act, 1996, in 2022.
Inventory of Programs and Services
ERCA Fee Schedule
Board of Directors' Meetings
The Essex Region Conservation Authority (ERCA) meetings are held on Thursdays in the Council Chambers of the Essex Civic Centre and start at 6:00 p.m. The dates for scheduled meetings are as follows:
|Thursday, December 14, 2023||Board of Directors' Meeting|
|Thursday, November 9, 2023||Board of Directors' Meeting|
|Thursday, October 12, 2023||Board of Directors' Meeting|
|Thursday, September 14, 2023||Board of Directors' Meeting||Download|
|Thursday, September 14, 2023||Executive Committee Meeting||Download|
|Thursday, August 3, 2023||Board of Directors' Meeting||Download||Download|
|Thursday, June 22, 2023||Board of Directors' Meeting||Download||Download|
|Thursday, June 15, 2023||Executive Committee Meeting||Download|
|Wednesday, May 10, 2023||Executive Committee Meeting||Download||Download|
|Wednesday, May 10, 2023||Board of Directors' Meeting||Download||Download|
|Thursday, April 13, 2023||Board of Directors' Meeting||Download||Download|
|Wednesday, March 22, 2023||Executive Committee Meeting||Download||Download|
|Thursday, February 16, 2023||Board of Directors' Meeting||Download||Download|
|Thursday, January 19, 2023||Annual General Meeting||Download||Download|
Meeting minutes and agendas for past meetings may be available upon request. Please direct your inquiry to firstname.lastname@example.org