Memorial Commission


  • Upon receipt of application


  • Appointed by Mayor upon receipt of application


  • Acts as an advisory board to City Council on issues of naming public streets and public facilities in honor and memoriam of qualified honorees
  • Determines if a proposed honoree is qualified as defined in Section 2-305 of City Code
  • Determines if an application qualifies as defined in Section 2-306 of City Code
  • Reviews and determines if public street or public facility is appropriate to be named after proposed honoree
  • Reviews the sign and cost of monument and/or sign to be placed on public property in honor of individual
  • Makes recommendation to approve or deny application by filing such recommendation with City Clerk within ninety (90) days of filing of qualified application

For more information, contact the City Clerk at 434-797-8928. To apply to serve on this Board, please fill out our online application.