Essex Region – Councillor Kieran McKenzie was acclaimed as Chair of the Essex Region Conservation Authority at the Annual General Meeting of January 23. Elected to Windsor City Council in 2018, he has served on the ERCA Board since 2019, and fills the Chair position vacated by Irek Kusmierczyk upon his election to parliament.
Kieran has been active in the City of Windsor Environment, Transportation and Public Safety Standing Committee among many others, particularly recognizes the need to work together urgently to build regional resilience to climate change. Tackling water management issues and flooding are among his key priorities.
Councillor Tania Jobin of Tecumseh will continue to serve as the Vice Chair.
Since 1973, Essex Region Conservation has been sustaining and enriching the environment of the Windsor-Essex-Pelee Island region to ensure it is the Place for Life.
Danielle Breault Stuebing
Director, Communications & Outreach Services