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. 

2023 Tentative Meetings Dates
January 25
February 22
March 22
April 26
May 24
June 28
July 26
August 23
September 27
October 25
November 22
December 27

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