Historical Commission

Background Information
The Historical Commission shall have charge of the administration of any museum and its contents now or hereafter acquired by the City. Within the provisions provided therefore in the City budget for each fiscal year, the Commission shall acquire, collect, own and exhibit, in the name of the City, all necessary historical material, equipment and other things necessary for the effective operation of the City's museums.

Contact Information
Jeff Day, Curator
1335 Southfield
Lincoln Park, MI 48146
(313) 386-3137

Desired Traits for Appointees
Below are the desired skills and traits that are helpful, though not required, for successful appointees to the Historical Commission:
  • An Architect with knowledge and background in historic preservation
  • An individual with knowledge of construction methods, such as a local builder
  • A Local Historian
  • A member of the local historical society

Meeting Information
The Historical Commission will meet on the fourth Wednesday every month at 7:00 p.m. at the Lincoln Park Historical Museum located at 1335 Southfield. 

2021 Tentative Meetings Dates
January 27, 2021
February 24, 2021
March 24, 2021
April 28, 2021
May 26, 2021
June 23, 2021
July 28, 2021
August 25, 2021
September 22, 2021
October 27, 2021
November 24, 2021
December 22, 2021

Meeting Agendas and Minutes
Historical Commission Agenda and Minutes can be found here