Savannah-Chatham Historic Sites & Monuments Commission

Description:
The Savannah/Chatham County Historic Sites and Monuments Commission was established in 1949 by General Assembly of the State of Georgia. Recommends plan and cost estimates for the erection of any monuments or substantial restoration of same in the City or County and may hold title and pay for same.

Membership/Appointment:
Five (5) members appointed to overlapping five (5) year terms by City Council. No term limits. Citizen of Chatham County.

Term:
Members shall serve overlapping two (2) year terms, with eligibility for reappointment to a second consecutive two-year term.

Members Appointed by the City of Savannah:

MEMBER

APPOINTMENT

TERM ENDING

  • Thomas Gensheimer

06/08/17(R)

12/31/21

  • Alicia Blakely

Secretary

12/31/21

  • Kristopher Monroe

Vice Chair

03/31/20

  • Dr. Nicholas Henry

Chairperson

12/31/20

  • Lisa D. Watson


07/01/24

  • Sean Mannion

Park and Tree Commission Chair




Website

For more information, please contact:

Melanie Wilson, Executive Director
Metropolitan Planning Commission
110 E State Street
Savannah, GA 3101
912-651-1440
wilsonm@thempc.org

Leah G. Michalak
Metropolitan Planning Commission
110 E State Street
Savannah, GA 3101
(912) 651-1453
michalakl@thempc.org