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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
    Carl J. Bejema
    1/4/2016
    Diana E. Barrett​
    1/4/2016
    Candace Chivis​
    1/4/2016
    Matthew Daley​
    1/5/2015
    ​Shirley DeBoer
    1/5/2015
    Thomas R. Dilley​
    1/2/2017
    Alexander​ Forist
    1/5/2015
    Gary F. Korreck​
    1/2/2017
    ​Thomas Logan
    1/2/2017
    ​Rebecca Smith-Hoffman
    1/5/2015
    James Straub​
    1/2/2017
    Thomas R. Wilson​
    1/4/2016
    Donald Van Stee
    1/2/2017

     

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