Main Departments & Service Areas
The City of Beaumont's administrative structure has multiple departments and service areas. You'll find the departments listed with their contact information and areas of responsibilities.
- Marketing and Comms
- Community & Social Development
- Corporate Analytics & Technology
- Economic Development
- People Services
- Legal and Legislative Services
- Planning & Development
- Protective Services
The Communications department oversees any and all communication and media relations for the City of Beaumont. The goal is to inform the community and keep residents up-to-date on all events, initiatives, public engagements and much more.
The Corporate Analytics & Technology department is responsible for the City's information technology (IT) and Geometric Information Systems (GIS), business improvements (through technology and digital solutions), data management and corporate analytics, as well as effective asset management.
GIS-based solutions use location-based data to improve efficiencies to business workflows.
The Economic Development department manages all things business and local economy in Beaumont. Economic development in Beaumont means a community-centered process blending social and economic development to improve and support the well-being of the community.
The Economic Development department works with local businesses, developers, and regional partners to grow Beaumont and the services available to its citizens.
Human Resources (through job recruitment) makes up most of the People Services department, and is the face of this department when interacting with residents. People Services also includes a Health & Safety team.
LLS guides the legislated municipal requirements, supports Mayor and Council and the various boards and committees associated with the City. Bylaws and policies, elections, requests from the public (like FOIP) and the census are all part of how LLS contributes to Beaumont.
The Planning and Development department is responsible for the orderly and sustainable growth of the City. Development is a community-centered process to foster economic, social, ecological and cultural well-being. Planning develops and implements plans, policies and bylaws to reflect the vision of the City and the values of community. The department offers the following programs:
- Subdivision review and approvals
- Development permitting
- City-wide policy planning
- Growth planning
- Regional planning
- Safety codes services (building permits and inspections)
The Recreation department plans and delivers all the "things to do" in Beaumont: programs and services for sports, recreation, arts and events plus ways to safely use our parks for health and enjoyment. The Rec department operates three facilities: Beaumont Sport and Recreation Centre (BSRC), Ken Nichol Regional Recreation Centre (KNRRC) and the Beaumont Community Centre (CCBCC), where the maintenance of parks and facilities generally falls to the Infrastructure department.
Visit the community calendar to learn about all the great events being planned by members of our community.
The Finance division, through the Accounting department, processes tax notices and utility payments, pays supplier invoices and does payroll for the City. The Financial Services department prepares annual budgets and financial statements, as well as sets the annual rates for property taxes and utilities (water, sewer and garbage collection).