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HIGHLAND BOARDS & COMMISSIONS

COMMUNITY EVENTS COMMISSION

 

No person shall be appointed as voting member of the Commission who has not attained the age of 18 years, who is not a resident of Highland or who holds any other town office by appointment or election. The Community Events Commission is established to advise and assist with the planning and execution of special events within the Town of Highland.

 

The purposes of the Commission are:

 

•  To coordinate the annual celebration of the 4th of July festivities (Independence Day)

  including, but not limited to: a festival, parade and fireworks.

 

•  To coordinate a Christmas Parade.

 

•  To coordinate Memorial Day and Veteran’s Day ceremonies.

 

•  To assist with other special events the Commission determines will promote good will

   in the Town of Highland, including, but not limited to an annual 18th century historical

   reenactment, seasonal festivals, beer gardens, block parties, parades, arts & craft  

   shows and itinerant restaurants.

 

 

COMMISSIONERS

 

 

President: John Breslin

libertyordeath@sbcglobal.net                                                                                

                                                                                                                                         

Vice President: Chris Kornaus

(219) 313-5600

 

2nd Vice President: Dawn Wolak

(219) 616-5193

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Secretary: Sonyelle Clark

(219) 951-7125

eslsclark@sbcglobal.net

 

 

 

Members in charge of the following Committees:

 

Memorial Day / Entertainment

Kelly Bridges: (219) 670-0764

 

Art & Crafts / Food Booths

Dawn Wolak: (219) 616-5193

 

Food Trailers

Rose James: (219) 314-2717

 

Twilight & Christmas Parades

Erica Wolak: (219) 718-1610

 

Kiddie Parade

Elmo Parlor: (219) 923-8959

APPLICATION

The Town of Highland is always looking for upstanding members of the community to serve on one of its many boards or commissions: Advistory Board of Appeals, Board of Sanitary

Commissioners, Board of Waterworks Directors, Park and Recreation Board, Redevelopment Commission, Plan Commission, Community Events Commission, Highland Main Street Commission and the Town Board of Metropolitan Police Commission.

QUICK LINKS

EVENTS COMMISSION

 

2nd Thurday of the month

 

Public Meeting     7 p.m.