Warrensburg Arts Commission

Meetings

Meetings are held the first Monday of the month from 4pm to 5pm in the City Council Chambers.  The Public is encouraged to attend.

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Establishment

The commission shall establish and oversee programs related to public awareness of, accessibility to, participation in and support for arts and cultural activities in the City of Warrensburg.

Community Arts Grants Guidelines and Application

Members Position Term Expiring
Jay Linhardt Commissioner October 2023
Cindy Bechtol Commissioner October 2024
Aerin Sentgeorge School District Rep. October 2023
LJ Lockhart Chairman October 2021
Allison Robbins Commissioner October 2024
Sarah Chamberlain School District Rep. October 2021*
Ellie Schmutz Commissioner October 2024
Cindy Gabel City Liaison N/A
Scott Holmberg City Council Rep. N/A

Membership/ Term Limit

The Warrensburg Arts Commission shall consist of seven (7) persons to be appointed by the mayor with the advice and consent of the city council. Each will serve a term of five (5) years commencing October 1, or until their successor is duly appointed. The first commission shall consist of members with terms of one (1), two (2), three (3), four (4), and five (5) years, respectively.

Duties & Responsibilities

(a) To report to and advise the city council regarding arts within the city;

(b) To hold regular public meetings and maintain written minutes of its proceedings;

(c) To solicit and oversee grants, gifts and donations from public and private sources for arts purposes;

(d) To recommend city funding of, or participation in, arts and cultural programs and activities;

(e) To facilitate and make recommendations for technical assistance and professional assistance to arts and cultural administrators and professionals;

(f) To engage in planning and goal setting for future arts and cultural development;

(g) To cooperate with other public and private entities to accomplish the purposes of the commission;

(h) To exercise those powers delegated by RSMo 67.750 to 67.780, and as amended, consistent with its purposes set forth in this chapter; and

(i) To establish committees for the oversight of specific projects or programs and to designate members of those committees that may be members of the commission or other qualified individuals, which committees shall report to the commission on their work.