The CAO is appointed by Council and is responsible for the leadership and general management of the Township's business functions.

Township services and programs

Working within the Township By-laws and guided by the plans and policies of Council, the CAO ensures all Township services and programs are running smoothly and meet the expectations of the community and Council.

The CAO advises Council about resources and tools needed to deliver efficient and effective municipal services to the community while planning for the future, anticipating changes throughout the community.

Relationship with Council

The CAO acts as the liaison between the Council and Township staff, ensuring that:

  • Council directives are coordinated between Township departments and relevant agencies
  • Decisions and plans of the elected officials are carried out in keeping with the values and strategic directions of the Township