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Monument Commission


CONTACT INFORMATION:
Patrick Hewitt
2079 East 9th Street, Suite 5-300
216-443-3747
monuments@cuyahogacounty.us


WEBSITE:
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DESCRIPTION OF BOARD AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
The Cuyahoga County Monument Commission was established by the passage of County Ordinance No. 02013-0022 and has been incorporated into the County Code at Section 206.10. This body is formed to encourage and promote a diverse and representative cultural environment for and on behalf of the citizens of Cuyahoga County and visitors to this region through appropriate memorialization of significant persons, communities, and historic events. The Monument Commission will ensure that new monuments are erected on Cuyahoga County property and the restoration and renovation of existing monuments is performed in accordance with uniform procedures. The Monument Commission will establish appropriate guidelines for considering proposals, designs, locations and other aspects of maintenance of all monuments on County property.


QUALIFICATIONS:
Pursuant to provisions in County Code Section 206.10, the Cuyahoga County Monument Commission shall be composed of seven members. The membership of the Commission shall be:
  1. One representative from the Cuyahoga County Planning Commission; 
  2. One representative from the Cuyahoga County Department of Public Works; 
  3. A member of the Cuyahoga County Council, selected by the Council President; and 
  4. Four (4) individuals who have demonstrated a significant interest in studying the arts or local history. 
All members of the Monument Commission shall serve three (3) year terms and shall serve without compensation. All members shall be electors of Cuyahoga County and shall have an interest or background in history or local affairs.

Monument Commission Application


MEMBERSHIP:

Name  Term Ends Appointed By/Representation
Patti Choby 8/31/2025 County Executive
Patrick W. Hewitt 8/31/2025 County Executive
Matt Rymer 8/31/2025 County Executive
Dr. Judith G. Cetina 2/28/2024 County Executive
Jill Paulsen 2/29/2024 County Executive
Juan Quirarte 2/29/2024 County Executive
Joseph Nanni N/A Council President



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MEETING SCHEDULE/AGENDAS:

Date  Location Files
10/28/2022
8:30 am
Cuyahoga County Administration Building, 2079 E. 9th Street, Conference Room 5-006  Agenda
 09/30/2022
8:30 am
Cuyahoga County Administration Building, 2079 E. 9th Street, Conference Room 5-006  Agenda
Minutes
 09/02/2022
8:30 am
Inventory Subcommittee Meeting - 2079 E. 9th Street, Conference Room 5-006  Agenda
08/26/2022
8:30 am
ICA, 2937 W 25th Street, Second Floor, Cleveland, OH 44113 Agenda
Minutes
08/09/2022
1:00 pm
Inventory Subcommittee Meeting - Cancelled  
07/29/2022
8:30 am
Cuyahoga County Administration Building, 2079 E. 9th Street, Conference Room 5-006  Agenda
Minutes
 06/24/2022
8:30 am 
Cuyahoga County Administration Building, 2079 E. 9th Street, Conference Room 5-006  Agenda
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 05/27/2022
8:30 am
Cuyahoga County Administration Building, 2079 E. 9th Street, Conference Room 5-006 

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 03/18/2022
2:00 pm
Cuyahoga County Administration Building, 2079 E. 9th Street, Conference Room 5-006  Agenda
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 02/18/2022
8:30 am
Cuyahoga County Administration Building, 2079 E. 9th Street, Conference Room 5-006  Agenda
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 01/14/2022
8:30 am
Cuyahoga County Administration Building, 2079 E. 9th Street, Conference Room 5-006  Agenda
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 11/19/2021
8:30 am
Cuyahoga County Administration Building, 2079 E. 9th Street, Conference Room 5-006 Agenda
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 10/15/2021
8:30 am
Cuyahoga County Planning Commission, 2079 E. 9th Street, Suite 5-106 Agenda
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 07/22/2021
8:00 am
Cuyahoga County Planning Commission, 2079 E. 9th Street, Suite 5-301  
06/07/2021
8:30 am
Virtual Meeting via Zoom Agenda
Minutes
 03/05/2020
8:30 am
Cuyahoga County Planning Commission, 2079 E. 9th Street, Suite 5-300  
 02/20/2020
8:00 am
Cuyahoga County Archives Building, 3rd Floor, 3951 Perkins Avenue  Agenda
Minutes
11/14/2019
8:00 am 
Cuyahoga County Archives Building, 3rd Floor, 3951 Perkins Avenue 

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09/26/2019
8:00 am 
Cuyahoga County Archives Building, 3rd Floor, 3951 Perkins Avenue Agenda
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8/22/2019 
8:00 am
Cuyahoga County Archives Building, 3rd Floor, 3951 Perkins Avenue  Agenda
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