Corner Brook City Council

Corner Brook City Council is the legislative body that represents the citizens of Corner Brook.  City Council is composed of one Mayor, and six Councillors who hold office for a four-year term.

The responsibility of carrying out City Council’s policies rests with the Executive Team, led by the City Manager.

Current City Council

Front: (L-R) Mayor Jim Parsons, Deputy Mayor Bill Griffin

Back: (L-R) Councillor Vaughn Granter,  Councillor Bernd Staeben, Councillor Tony Buckle, Councillor Josh Carey, Councillor Linda Chaisson

Council Information

Contact information for Elected City Officials  Click Here

Meetings, Agendas and Minutes Click Here

2019-2020 City Council Committees

For information and definitions click here

Corner Brook’s City Council participate on internal and external Committees, Boards and Commissions and provide input and direction on sectors ranging from arts, economic development and regional events and issues.

City of Corner Brook Internal Committees

*In accordance with the Terms of the Reference the Mayor is a member of all Council Committees. All committees are appointed for one year and are designated annually.

Departmental Oversight

  • Finance: Councillor B. Staeben
  • Protective Services: Councillor J. Carey
  • CEDP: Councillor L. Chaisson
  • PWWW: Councillor V. Granter

Outside Appointments

  • WRWM: Councillor B. Staeben; Councillor J. Carey
  • Rotary Arts: Councillor V. Granter
  • Great Humber Joint Council: Councillor J. Carey; Councillor T. Buckle
  • Port Corporation: Mayor J. Parsons
  • Airport Authority: Deputy Mayor B. Griffin

Advisory Committees

  • Accessibility: Councillor L. Chaisson
  • Community Partners: Mayor J. Parsons
  • Youth: Councillor L. Chaisson
  • Business: Councillor B. Staeben

Working Groups

  • Summer 2020 Festival: Councillor T. Buckle
  • Civic Centre Efficiency Plan: Councillor B. Staeben
  • Downtown Revitalization: Deputy Mayor B. Griffin


Election Information  Click Here

Council Remuneration  Click Here

Council Meetings


Council Travel Reports