Accessibility Advisory Committee

Meeting #:
Online Video Conference
  • Councillor Matt Mahoney
  • Councillor Martin Reid
  • Carol-Ann Chafe
  • Alessia Commisso
  • Mary Daniel
  • Naz Husain
  • Clement Lowe
  • Amanda Ramkishun
  • Moneira Salic
  • Steven Viera
  • Paul Wilk
  • Asim Zaidi

Participate Virtually and/or via Telephone
Advance registration is required to attend, participate and/or make a comment in the virtual meeting. Questions for Public Question Period are required to be provided to Clerk’s staff at least 24 hours in an advance of the meeting. Any materials you wish to show the Committee during your presentation must be provided as an attachment to the email. Links to cloud services will not be accepted. Comments submitted will be considered as public information and entered into public record. Please note the Accessibility Advisory Committee will not be streamed or video posted afterwards.

To register, please email and for Residents without access to the internet via computer, smartphone or tablet, can register by calling Martha Cameron at 905-615-3200 ext. 5438 no later than Thursday, April 13, 2023 before 4:00PM. You will be provided with directions on how to participate from Clerks' staff.


Martha Cameron, Legislative Coordinator, Legislative Services
905-615-3200 ext. 5438 



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Staff Accessibility Resource Team (StART)

Adriana Tantalo, Project Leader Senior Capital Projects, Capital Project Management

Alana Tyers, Manager Service Development, MiWay

Amina Menkad, Planner, Official Plan Review

Amr Merdan, Urban Designer, Urban Design

Amy Camara, Communication Advisor, Employee Communications and Events

Andrei Romanytchev, Traffic Signals Technician, Traffic Signals

Andrew Noble, Manager, Recreation - Golf and Arenas

Anthony Frigo, Building Plans Examiner, Building

Brad Jakubowski, Landscape Technologist

Dan Sadler, Accessibility Supervisor, Asset Management and Accessibility

Darlene Utarid, Manager Asset Management Accessibility & Workplace Strategy

David DeForest, Corporate Policies Analyst, Corporate Performance and Innovation

Jenna Prokop, Community Development Coordinator, Parks Services

Janette Campbell, Chair, Accessibility Planning and Compliance

Julie Phan, Digital Coordinator, Website Operations

Mattea Turco, Active Transportation Coordinator

Michael Foley, Manager, Mobile Licensing Enforcement

Monika Kennedy, e-Commerce Specialist, Digital Services

Shazia Kalia, Senior Buyer, Material Management - External

Stefan Szczepanski, Manager Parks Development

Taghreed Alz, Accessibility Specialist

Uzma Shakir, Strategic Leader Diversity & Inclusion

Victoria Ho, Financial Strategies

Virginia Kalapaca, Project Leader Landscape Architect, Parks Program Delivery

Wesley Booker, Legal Counsel Labour and Employment, Legal Services

Zainab Abbasi, Planner Culture

Martha Cameron, Legislative Coordinator, Legislative Services




“We acknowledge the lands which constitute the present-day City of Mississauga as being part of the Treaty and Traditional Territory of the Mississaugas of the Credit First Nation, The Haudenosaunee Confederacy the Huron-Wendat and Wyandotte Nations. We recognize these peoples and their ancestors as peoples who inhabited these lands since time immemorial. The City of Mississauga is home to many global Indigenous Peoples.

As a municipality, the City of Mississauga is actively working towards reconciliation by confronting our past and our present, providing space for Indigenous peoples within their territory, to recognize and uphold their Treaty Rights and to support Indigenous Peoples. We formally recognize the Anishinaabe origins of our name and continue to make Mississauga a safe space for all Indigenous peoples.”

Each Deputation to Committee is limited to speaking not more that 10 minutes. Committees only.

Pursuant to Section 57.1 of the Council Procedure By-law 0044-2022, as amended:

Deputations shall be received and the matter shall be referred to staff for a report, unless there is a resolution or recommendation passed to “receive” the Deputation. After a Deputation is completed, Members shall each have one opportunity to make a preamble statement and ask questions to the Deputant(s) or staff for clarification purposes only, and without debate.

Dan Sadler, Supervisor Accessibility to present

Public Comments: Advance registration is required to participate and/or to make comments in the virtual public meeting. Any member of the public interested in speaking to an item listed on the agenda must register by calling 905-615-3200 ext. 5438 or by emailing by Thursday, April 13, 2023 before 4:00PM.

Pursuant to Section 58 of the Council Procedure By-law 0044-2022, as amended:

Accessibility Advisory Committee may grant permission to a member of the public to ask a question of the Committee, with the following provisions:

  1. Questions may be submitted to the Clerk at least 24 hours prior to the meeting;
  2. A person is limited to two (2) questions and must pertain specific item on the current agenda and the speaker will state which item the question is related to;
  3. The total public question period time is 15 minutes maximum and shall not be extended by the Chair; and
  4. Any response not provided at the meeting will be provided in the format of written response.

Accessibility Staff will provide a brief verbal update with respect to the Accessibility For Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA).

Councillor Mahoney, Carol-Ann Chafe, Vice-Chair and Mary Daniel, Citizen Member and Members of the Region of Peel Accessibility Advisory Committee will provide a brief verbal update.

Martha Cameron, Legislative Coordinator to inquire with Committee Members of their interest in the following Subcommittees:  Facility Accessibility Design Subcommittee, Promotional Awareness Subcommittee and Accessible Transportation Subcommittee

Moved By M. Daniel

That the deputation and presentation by Geoff Bayne, Senior Project Manager of the City of Mississauga on the Mattamy Sports Park Phase 2 to the Facility Accessibility Design Subcommittee on February 27, 2023, be received for information.


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