Standing Policy Committee on Utilities and Corporate Services

(a) environmental and safety management; waste and recycling services; water resources and water services; environmental sustainability;
(b) human resources; reviewing and making recommendations about corporate structure; corporate personnel issues; corporate policy;
(c) information technology and services; customer service and communications; facility management; supply; fleet services;
(d) oversight of The City's involvement in property transactions and public policies and standards to which The City's land and assets are managed by Administration; and
(e) recommending the naming of City-owned facilities.
7 Members of Council
Mayor (Ex-Officio)

1 year
Term Expiry Month:
Day:  4th Wednesday (if possible)
Time:  9:30 a.m.
Location:  Council Chamber
Resource Staff:
Trajan, Katherine (403-268-5738)
Administrative Contact:
Legislative Assistant
P.O. Box 2100, Station M
700 Macleod Trail South
Calgary AB T2P 2M5
Bus: 403-268-5861
Reports To:
The Mayor is a full voting member with all rights and privileges as other members and, if present, is counted to determine if the number of Members required for Quorum is present.

ChairVice ChairMemberRoleCurrent AppointmentExpiry Year
  Mayor Naheed NenshiMayor (Ex-Officio)2010N/A
  Councillor Diane Colley-UrquhartMember of Council20142018
Councillor Peter DemongMember of Council20112018
  Councillor Druh FarrellMember of Council20112018
  Councillor Jyoti GondekMember of Council20172018
  Councillor Shane KeatingMember of Council20172018
  Councillor Joe MaglioccaMember of Council20152018
 Councillor Ward SutherlandMember of Council20142018

Authority  Description Decision
1. 2011 October 24, Organizational Meeting - Bylaw 60M2011 Amendment to the Procedure Bylaw 44M2006: to create a new Standing Policy Committee on Utilities and Corporate Services. Comes into force on 2012 January 01.
2. 2013 October 21, Bylaw 40M2011 coming into force. To discontinue the use of the title "Alderman" in favour of the title "Councillor".
3. 2016 September 12, Bylaw Tabulation and Bylaw 36M2016 Bylaw 36M2016 - Mandate updated (will take effect on 2017 January 01). Council adopted Recommendations 2 and 3 of the Bylaw Tabulation: (2) Extend the term of all current Members of Council, including the Chair and Vice-Chair, on the SPC on Utilities and Corporate Services until 2016 December 31; (3) Select membership at the 2016 October 24 Organizational Meeting of Council with appointments taking effect on 2017 January 01. Council gave three readings to Bylaw 36M2016, comes into force on January 1, 2017.