Councillor Meredith Schneider

1980-1997 Wallace Township Council

1998-Present North Perth Council (Wallace Ward)

Mert Schneider is a lifelong resident of North Perth area (Wallace). He owns and operates a family farm operation with his wife and adult family members. The farming business produces beef, hogs, as well as cash crops. He has always had a keen interest in municipal politics. Mert is involved as a volunteer in the community. His current commitment is to the Palmerston Agricultural Society, the Perth County Beef Farmers, as well, he is an Advisory Councillor with the Ontario Cattlemens Association.

Mert's approach to municipal service is to be approachable to residents and wiling to bring their concerns and issues to council. He has always been interested in upgrading and paving rural roads. Mert is passionate about the increasing loss of prime agricultural land. He is also concerned about the ever increasing debt load of the municipality and would like development  and replacement of infrastructure in such a way as to not cause financial difficulty for the taxpayers.


Current Committee Appointments

  • North Perth Police Services Board
  • Municipal Drains
  • Perth County Council Member 

Contact Information

Coun. Meredith Schneider C/O Office of the Mayor and Council North Perth Municipal Building 330 Wallace Ave. N., Listowel, ON N4W 1L3Municipal Building: 519-291-2950 Fax: 519-291-1804