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    Authority City Code Sec. 1.358 et. seq.
    Purpose The Commission has responsibility for the collection of source materials and other data for the purpose of compiling and keeping current the history of the City of Grand Rapids and such other responsibilities as may be assigned to it from time to time by the City Commission.  The Commission is composed of thirteen (13) members who have an active involvement in the field of history or are knowledgeable of local history.  One (1) member may be the Museum Director of the City of Grand Rapids.
    Appointment Members of the Commission are appointed by the Mayor with City Commission approval on the first Monday in January.
    Residency requirement

    None.

    Term Each member's term is for three (3) years.  Membership is not subject to the Service Limitation Policy.
    Meetings The Commission meets at the Grand Rapids Public Library 4th Floor, 111 Library Street, NE, on the third Wednesday of each month at 12:00 P.M.

    Current Annual Meeting Schedule​
    Compensation None.
    Liaison Rebecca Smith-Hoffman
     
     
    ​Current members & term end
    ​(Gary F. Korreck)​
    Pending Oath of Office
    01/06/2020
    Diana E. Barrett​
    1/7/2019
    Candace Chivis​
    1/7/2019
    Matthew Daley​
    1/1/2018
    Timothy Gloege
    01/06/2020

    Thomas R. Dilley
    01/06/2020

    Alexander​ Forist
    1/1/2018

    Mary Christine Byron
    1/7/2019

    ​Thomas Logan
    01/06/2020

    Rebecca Smith-Hoffman
    1/1/2018

    Shirley DeBoer
    1/1/2018

    Thomas R. Wilson​
    1/7/2019

    Donald Van Stee
    01/06/2020

     

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