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Heritage-Patrimoine Cornwall Meeting

Thurs. Sep 10, 2020  - Virtual ZOOM Meeting

Present: Joan Gaudreau Ginette Guy Debbie Ledoux (Chair)

Sophie Jean Sean Lee Carole Libbey Don Smith

Absent: Maurice Dupelle Aleida Sturkenboom

City Rep: Karl Doyle


1. Call to order

2. Approval of Agenda and Minutes from June 4th-Virtual Zoom meeting moved by S. Jean, seconded by J. Gaudreau

3. Remarks from Chair/Correspondence – Nil

4. Treasurer’s Report-C. Libbey

The report covering June, July and August was emailed to members.

The outstanding balance as of Sept. 10th is $25,081


5. Business Arising

a) Historic Square Mile- Signage Update-Karl Doyle

Will approach High Schools’ art classes to submit proposed designs. Chosen artist will receive a nominal award. K. Doyle will prepare background information.

b) Commemorative Plaques for non-designated properties

D. Ledoux has been in touch with a group from North Glengarry who design and make house plaques. She will obtain further information.

c) Heritage Awards Presentations - D. Ledoux

The presentation to Pommier Jewelries will be held Sat. Sept. 19th at 12:30 pm in their court yard.

d) Tiny Forest-Bench order and Installation Update-K. Doyle & S. Jean

S. Jean expects Bourgon Construction to pour the base for the bench before the end of September.

Delivery of the bench and garbage can is also expected at the end of September.


6. New Business

a) Property inquiries through website/ discussion – forwarded to next month

b) Cornwall Room/ Library re-opening schedule – a decision about access has not yet been taken

c) Heritage Fair

Alternatives plans are being considered in the event that the annual fair cannot be held at Cornwall Square.

7. Next Meeting – Thurs. October 1st, 2020

8. Adjournment.- 7:45 pm