Grand Army of the Republic Memorial Commission


  • 6 p.m.
  • 3rd Wednesday of every other month
  • 44 E Downer Place
    City Hall
    Aurora, IL 60505

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  • Michael Scott Collins
  • Jared Ploger
  • Harry Reineke

  • Scott Roscoe
  • Michael Sawdey
  • Darlene Varney


The Grand Army of the Republic (GAR) Memorial Commission may perform any and all functions which will foster the preservation and maintenance of the GAR building and museum and the curatorial care of the contents therein; solicit and receive funds from federal, state and private sources; engage in mutual cooperation with other city departments and commissions or with any other preservation of the premises and the contents therein; make the premises open to the public and, so far as possible, to provide meeting space for the various veteran and historical groups or associations; and make recommendations and suggestions to the Mayor and City Council for that which is important for the proper preservation and maintenance of the premises.