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Governance

 Council of the MRC de Vaudreuil-Soulanges

Formation

The council of the MRC de Vaudreuil-Soulanges is formed by the mayors of each municipality making up the territory and the representative of the municipality of the prefect. Meetings are presided by the head of the council, namely the prefect, who is elected his peers for a two-year term.

The meetings are held the fourth Wednesday of each month except in February and December.

For council meeting dates, please see the reference documents to download the calendar. (In French only)
 

Mandate

The council of the MRC de Vaudreuil-Soulanges is the decision-making and advisory body, whose jurisdiction covers mainly the areas related to the planning and development of the territory, residual waste management, waterways, social sustainable development, culture, fire safety, public safety and property assessment.

 

 The Prefect

The prefect is the head of the council. As chairman, he or she has the right to monitor, investigate and control the affairs and officers of the municipalité régionale de comté (MRC) and specially oversees the budget of the MRC to ensure that revenues are collected and spent according to the law. He also ensures the faithful and impartial execution of laws and resolutions and reports to the council regularly the information and recommendations he or she deems appropriate in the interest of the MRC or the inhabitants of its territory.

The current prefect, Mr. Jean A. Lalonde

 

Administrative Committee

Composition

Composed of nine (9) elected officials, the administrative committee includes the prefect, the deputy prefect and seven (7) elected officials appointed by council resolution and appointed by sector to ensure an adequate representation at the meetings. Sessions are held the second Wednesday of each month throughout the year.

Mandate

The MRC council has established by regulation that the administrative committee must ensure effective management. Thereafter, it delegated powers to the administrative committee, notably for the administration of movable and immovables, budget, the awarding of contracts under $25,000 and others.

For the administrative committee meeting dates, please see the reference documents to download the calendar. (In French only)

Flowcharts (In French only)

Institutional

 



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