Essex Region – Councillor Jim Morrison was acclaimed as Chair of the Essex Region Conservation Authority at the Annual General Meeting of January 19. Representing Ward 10 in City of Windsor, Jim has been an active and engaged member of ERCA’s Board since 2019.
“I am honoured to have the opportunity to Chair the Authority through our 50th year of conservation,” said Morrison. “I look forward to working with all member municipalities to ensure that the broad scope of integrated watershed management programs we provide are not fragmented, so that we can ensure a future of environmental sustainability for our region.”
Councillor Sue Desjarlais of LaSalle was acclaimed as the Vice Chair.
The Essex Region Conservation Authority is a public sector organization established by the Province of Ontario in 1973 and governed by local municipalities to deliver programs and services that further the conservation, restoration, development and management of natural resources in watersheds in the Windsor-Essex-Pelee Island region.