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.

A new council was voted in on September 28, 2021. This page will be updated accordingly after the swearing in and other appointments. 

Current City Council

Front: (L-R) Mayor Jim Parsons, Deputy Mayor Linda Chaisson

Back: (L-R) Councillors Charles Pender, Pamela Keeping, Bill Griffin, Pamela Gill, Vaughn Granter

Council Information

Contact information for Elected City Officials  Click Here

Meetings, Agendas and Minutes Click Here

2021-2022 City Council 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. 

The Committee of the Whole structure consists of a Public Council meeting where Council appointed topic leads can bring forward updates and have discussion on topics from each of the below department groups. Council topic leads are appointed annually. 

Committee of the Whole Topic Leads

  • Capital Works and Engineering: Councillor C. Pender 
  • Development and Planning: Councillor B. Griffin
  • Finance and Administration: Council P. Gill
  • Public Works, Water & Wastewater: Deputy Mayor L. Chaisson
  • Protective Services: Councillor V. Granter
  • Recreation and Tourism: Councillor P. Keeping

Advisory Committees

  • Accessibility and Inclusiveness Community: Deputy Mayor Chaisson and Councillor Granter
  • Community Partners: Councillor Gill and Councillor Keeping
  • Youth Advisory Committee: Deputy Mayor Chaisson

Special Committees

  • Regional Aquatic Centre Governance Committee: Councillor Pender

Outside Appointments

  • Western Regional Waste Management: Councillor Gill and Deputy Mayor Chaisson
  • Rotary Arts: Councillor Granter
  • Great Humber Joint Council: 
  • Corner Brook Port Corporation: Mayor Parsons
  • Deer Lake Airport Authority: Councillor Griffin


Election Information  Click Here

Council Remuneration  Click Here

Council Meetings


Council Travel Reports