Historical Commission


  • Joshua Clark (Chair)
  • Sandra Ross (Vice Chair)
  • Linda Menard-Mruk (Clerk)
  • Ray Hoess-Brooks
  • Dave Robison
  • Patricia Ferreira
  • Karen Kirby
  • Currently no open memberships available, call 413-594-1516 if interested in a future position.

The Historical Commission meets regularly on the 2nd Tuesday of every month (except July and August) at 4:00 p.m. 

Note: HISTORICAL Commission currently has zero (0) Volunteer Seats Available

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

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

                                               2020 Historical Commission Meetings

Meeting Date
January 14th
February 11th
March 10th
April 14th
May 12th
June 9th
September 8th
October 13th
November 10th
December 8th