Public Works and Infrastructure Advisory Committee


PWIAC meetings


The Public Works and Infrastructure Advisory Committee are held by audiovisual conference through the Zoom digital platform.

The public is invited to attend the live question period from 8:30 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. The remainder of the meeting is held in private session.

To participate in the question period, simply click on the link identified below and follow the instructions to access the meeting. 


Date of the next meeting: to come

Question period: 8:30 to 9:00 a.m.




In addition to providing and maintaining all municipal infrastructure in good condition, the Public Works and Infrastructure Advisory Committee advises Municipal Council, among other things, on matters related to public works and infrastructure. It also notifies the Council of all requests for amendments to the by-laws within its jurisdiction.

The PWIAC provides recommendations to the Council on all matters regarding:

  • guidelines for policies and regulations regarding the implementation of a policy about customer service;
  • documents about calls for tender prior to publication;
  • planning and execution of a four-year investment plan and the three-year immobilisation public works and infrastructure plan in collaboration with the Finance Advisory Committee;
  • preparation of public information sessions regarding the feasibility and design studies for all major projects in collaboration with the Public works and Communication service branch;
  • requests from the Council relating to these projects;
  • assignment of more specific mandates to the committee by the council.


  • Elected member of council:

    • Enrico Valente – Président et conseiller du district 1
    • Cybèle Wilson – Conseiller du district 3
  • Members of the community:

    • Catherine Barrette
    • Dent Harrison
    • Robert Arnold
  • Municipal employees:

    • Frédéric Rioux  – Director of Public Works and Infrastructure
    • Marc-Antoine Biron – Infrastructure Coordinator
    • Danik Chamberland – Public Works Coordinator
    • Manon Marenger –  Public Works and Infrastructure Department Programme and Enquiries Officer

January 21

February 25

March 18 - Postponed to March 25

April 22

May 13 - Advanced to May 6

June 17

July 22 - Advanced to July 15

August 19 - Cancelled

September 23

October 21

November 18

December 16

February 25 Agenda Minutes
March 25 Agenda Minutes
April 22 Agenda Minutes
May 6 Agenda Minutes
June 17 Agenda Minutes
July 15 Agenda Minutes
September 23 Agenda Minutes
October 21 Agenda To come

A position is currently open to Chelsea residents interested in volunteering on the Public Works and Infrastructure Committee which meets once a month on Fridays from 8:00 am to 11:00 am.



The applicant must be at least 18 years old, be a resident of Chelsea, be bilingual, and have experience in civil engineering (geotechnical, water resources or transportation engineering), architecture, construction of roads, building and/or sewer and aqueduct, or the planning, management, and evaluation of infrastructure programs.  The applicant must also have a desire to be a part of a committee that focuses on maintaining and improving the quality of life for Chelsea’s residents.


If you are interested in this challenge, please send your resume and a cover letter outlining your interests and how it could contribute to this committee by Monday, September 19, 2022.


Applications must be sent by email to

Archives 2021

January 22

February 19

March 19

April 23

May 21

June 18

July 23

August 20 (cancelled)

September 17

October 22 : cancelled due to municipal elections

November 19 : cancelled due to municipal elections

December 17 : cancelled due to municipal elections

September 17 Agenda To come.
July 23 Agenda To come.
June 18 Agenda Minutes
May 21 Agenda Minutes
April 23 Agenda Minutes
March 19 Agenda Minutes
February 19 Agenda Minutes
January 22 Agenda Minutes

Archives 2020

The Public Works and Infrastructures Advisory Committee meets monthly at 9:00 a.m. in the meeting room of Fire Hall #1 located at 7, chemin de l'Hôtel-de-Ville.


January 24th

February 28th

March 20 (cancelled)

April 24 (deferred to April 30)

May 22nd

June 26th

July 24th

August 21 (cancelled)

September 25th

October 23rd

November 20th

December 18th

December 18 Agenda Minutes
November 20 Agenda Minutes
October 23 Agenda Minutes
September 25 Agenda Minutes
July 24 Agenda Minutes
June 26 Agenda Minutes
May 22 Agenda Minutes
April 30 Agenda Minutes
February 28 Agenda Minutes
January 24                               Agenda                                 Minutes                          

Archives 2019

18 janvier

8 février

15 mars

5 avril

10 mai

7 juin

12 juillet

9 août (ANNULÉE)

6 septembre

4 octobre

8 novembre

6 décembre

December 6                     Agenda                   Minutes                
November 8 Agenda Minutes
October 4 Agenda Minutes
September 6 Agenda Minutes
July 12 Agenda Minutes
June 7 Agenda Minutes
May 10 Agenda Minutes
April 5 Agenda Minutes
March 15 Agenda Minutes
February 8 Agenda Minutes
January 18 Agenda Minutes

Archives 2018

December 7                     Agenda                   Minutes
November 9 Agenda Minutes
October 9 Agenda Minutes
September 7 Agenda Minutes
August 10 Agenda Minutes
July 6 Agenda Minutes
June 8 Agenda Minutes
May 11 Agenda Minutes
April 6 Agenda Minutes
March 16 Agenda Minutes
March 1 Agenda Minutes
February 9 Agenda Minutes


Public Works and Infrastructure Department