If you’re a super-engaged Saint Johner concerned about growth in the core neighbourhoods — a.k.a the uptown, south end or Waterloo Village — there’s a cool volunteer opportunity coming up.
The city is seeking applications to serve on a nine-member Neighbourhood Action Committee, according to senior planner Jeffrey Cyr.
The team will oversee the city’s Central Peninsula Neighbourhood Plan, involve citizens in the planning process, and make recommendations to Common Council.
That plan is intended to promote smart growth and identify areas of improvement in Saint John’s core neighbourhoods.
“The success of the plan depends on the buy-in of the community,” Cyr said. “It really…