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Museum Cultural Advisory Committee


By-Law No. 35-12

Purpose: This committee will promote awareness of Fort Erie’s cultural heritage within and outside the boundaries of the Town focusing on Museum Services and Built Heritage.

Duties and Responsibilities: To provide advice and recommendations for the purposes of policy and plan development, and conservation of built heritage and heritage trees, and will act as public advocates in support of the Statements of Purpose for delivery of Museum Services and Built Heritage and Heritage Trees in accordance with the Ontario Heritage Act and By-law No. 171-06 "To Establish Heritage Tree Criteria of Fort Erie" as amended or superceded from time to time.

Composition: Minimum of five (5), maximum of nine (9) members, one of whom shall be a Member of Council. Chair and 2 Vice-Chairs.

Appointees:

David Ellswoth

Roxann MacKay Burton

Mary McLelland-Papp

Charlene Ann Nigh

Keith Ratcliffe

Sandra Vilchez

Carole Walpole

Vacancy

Councillor Butler

Meeting Schedule: All meetings are held on the 3rd Monday of the month at 10:00 a.m., as set out below and unless otherwise noted.
Museum and Cultural Heritage Advisory Committee (MCHAC) meet in January, April, July and October at the Historical Museum.
Museum Services Standing Committee (MSSC) meeting in January, April, July and October at the Historical Museum.
Municipal Heritage Standing Committee (MHSC) meet in February, March, May, June, September and November at Town Hall.

Other Comments: Please make note of three areas of history that you are interested in, as part of your application.

Contact Information:
Staff Liaison (MHSC):
Lindsay Richardson, Senior Community Planner at 905-871-1600, ext. 2504

Staff Liaison (MSSC): Jane Davies, Museum Curator at 905-894-5322
 

Link: Fort Erie Museum