Town welcomes new clerk

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The Town of New Tecumseth has hired a new Director of Ad-ministration Services and Clerk.

Pamela Fettes will take over the position effective March 22, 2021.

She will fill the vacancy created when the former clerk retired at the end of 2020.

Ms. Fettes’ previous experience includes the past eight years with Clearview Township as the Director of Legislative Services and Municipal Clerk.

“We are excited to welcome Pamela to the Town of New Te-cumseth,” said Mayor Rick Milne. "Her experience, expertise and knowledge of Simcoe County and our growing community will be an asset to the Town. Council and staff are looking forward to her leadership in the important role of Director of Administration Se-vices and Clerk as we continue to move the Town’s administration forward.”

Under the Corporate Services division, as the Director of Admin-istration Services and Clerk, Ms. Fettes will lead the Town’s admin-istrative services which includes customer service, the Municipal Bylaw Enforcement area, licenses and permits, the preparation and circulation of Council documents, records management, requests for information under the Mu-nicipal Freedom of information and Protection of Privacy Act, and the conduct and administration of municipal elections.

Brian Lockhart, Local Journalism Initiative Reporter, New Tecumseth Times