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Heritage-Patrimoine Cornwall Meeting

Wed. Oct 6, 2021  - Virtual ZOOM Meeting

Present: Joan Gaudreau Ginette Guy Sophie Jean Debbie Ledoux (Chair)

Carole Libbey Don Smith

Absent: Aleida Sturkenboom Chantal Tranchemontagne

City Councillor: Denis Carr

City Rep: Alex Gatien


1. Call to Order – 5:35 pm

2. Approval of Agenda & Minutes from Sept. 9th meeting moved by J. Gaudreau, seconded

by S. Jean.


3. Correspondence: E-mail from City Clerk regarding Vaccination Policy and Mandate.


4. Treasurer’s Report: C. Libbey Approval of the report with changes was moved by C.

Libbey, seconded by J. Gaudreau.


5. Business Arising

a) Heritage Fair 2022: D. Ledoux & D. Smith

Discussed possibility of Virtual Program in February and Live Program in April

The Benson Centre will be approached about having space at no cost.

Possible subjects:

- interview with Stuart Manson on recent books; digitization program with E. Duncan.

- Presentations on antique gas pumps, old dolls. History of former Synagogue

- Updates from 2020 presenters

b) Historic Square Mile Signage Design Quotes: S. Jean

No further update. Have received quote of $600 from J. McNamara.

c) Cornwall Room (Library): The Cornwall Room has been cleaned. The Committee has

been given permission to use the room for 1 hour on any day of the week.

Note to be put on Website on need to book appointments.

d) Capital City Artifacts: D. Ledoux emailed the City about relocating the artifacts from

the Library; no response yet. A. Gatien will follow-up.

e) Maple Grove Cemetery Designation: G. Guy

Work has started on cleaning head stones and has requested quotes for repairs. Intent

is to submit a request for a grant.


6. New Business

a) Accessibility of Heritage Buildings Virtual Conference Oct. 20th

G. Guy and D. Ledoux to attend

b) Changes to Ont. Heritage Act

Tool Kits will be online only, it is not yet available

c) Ont. Heritage Conference to be held in Brockville in 2022


Next Meeting – Nov. 3rd, 2021 at 5:30 pm

7. Adjournment – 6:35 pm