PSB in search of new members


The Fort Frances Police Services Board is seeking motivated, community-minded individuals to apply for two provincially-appointed positions on it.
Two current board members–John McTaggart and Andrew Hallikas–recently were elected to town council and have to vacate their positions on the PSB.
The Fort Frances PSB is a five-person board consisting of the following:
•two members of Fort Frances council;
•one citizen member appointed by council; and
•two citizen members appointed by the Lieutenant Governor in Council.
This board governs the OPP in the Town of Fort Frances and serves as an advisory body. It meets on a monthly basis.
The primary function of this independent board is to liaise with the detachment commander of the local OPP.
Governed by the Police Services Act of Ontario, it provides oversight into policing duties in the Town of Fort Frances.
If you are interested in applying for this position, visit
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For any further clarification, you can contact PSB chair John McTaggart at 275-9062.