Historical Commission

Members


  • Joseph Pasternak
  • Sandra Ross (Vice Chair)
  • Charles Jendrysik
  • Linda Menard-Mruk
  • Emery Galik
  • Joshua Clark (Chair)
  • James Tanhauser,Jr.

The Historical Commission meets regularly on the 2nd Tuesday of every month (except July and August) at 3:30 p.m. 
        

Note: HISTORICAL Commission currently has no Volunteer Seats Available


If interested please submit letter of interest and resume to the Mayor's Office for consideration.

Responsibilities
The Historical Commission is charged with the preservation, protection and development of the historical or archeological assets of the City. It may make recommendations to the City Council, and, subject to the approval of the City Council, to the Massachusetts Historical Commission, that a place be certified as an historical or archeological landmark.

Historical Videos
Historical videos are available by filling out and submitting the order form attached to Chicopee's Yesterday's (PDF) in the Documents and Forms section of this page.
The following are available:
  • King Phillip's Indian War in the Pioneer Valley
  • Fifty Years at Westover
  • The Ames Company
  • The Springfield Street Historic District
  • Shay's Rebellion in the Pioneer Valley
  • The Boy Colonel of the Civil War
  • Edward Bellamy, Hopes and Dreams
  • Chicopee, The Early Years

                                               2017 Historical Commission Meetings

Meeting Date
January 10th
February 14th
March 14th
April 11th
May 9th
June 13th
September 12th
October 10th
November 14th
December 12th