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Municipal Heritage Committee, Cornwall Ontario

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Heritage-Patrimoine Cornwall Meeting Agenda

Thurs. Oct. 4th, 2018 at 6:30pm

Present: Debbie Ledoux (Chair) Joan Gaudreau Carole Libbey

Gerry Roy Don Smith Shannon Thompson

Absent: Carol Boileau Maurice Dupelle Marjorie Vallee

City Rep: Karl Doyle

  1. Approval of Agenda
Approval of Minutes from September 6th. 2018 Moved by J. Gaudreau and seconded by D. Smith

2. Remarks by Chair/ Correspondence
Received a proposed plan for a new sub-division of over 120 units near Tollgate and McConnell. The Committee has no issue with this.

3. Treasurer’s Report-C. Libbey
There is an estimated operating balance of $19,824 as at Oct. 2, 2018.
Acceptance moved by C. Libbey; seconded by J. Gaudreau

 4) Business Arising

  1. Cornwall Room Schedule – circulated

  2. Culture Days- Heritage Fair Sat. Sept. 29th
    It was reported that about 50 people attended. Other Historical/Heritage participants will be asked about whether they think it should be held again.

  3. Grammar School update on maintenance - K. Doyle
    Oct. 18th is the deadline for the owner to take remedial action. Because this is a heritage property, any renovation must be approved by Heritage Cornawall.
    In any event, the windows need be boarded up for the winter.

  4. Si Miller Memorial update- K. Doyle
    There has been no response from the owner regarding the installation of a plaque.

5) New Business

  1. Budget Presentation – C. Libbey presented a preliminary Budget which was approved by the Committee.

  2. Interim Committee – the Heritage Committee agreed to continue functioning until a new committee is established following the elections.

  3. Brockville Street Signs – C. Libbey showed pictures of markings on street poles which explain how the street got its name.

6) Next Meeting Thursday Nov. 1st .2018

7) Adjournment – 7:50 pm