Historical Commission


Historical Commission Meetings are open to the public and scheduled on the fourth Thursday of each month at 7 pm. Meeting dates and times are subject to change. Please check the City Calendar (tab next to the "News and Announcements" tab on the home page of the City's website) for the latest updates. Meetings take place at Rochester City Hall Council Chambers, 400 Sixth Street, Rochester.

For more information, please call City Hall at (248) 651-9061 or send us an email.


It is the mission of the Rochester Historical Commission to protect and preserve Rochester's historic and prehistoric resources for the use, education, enjoyment and economic benefit of present and future generations.

Historical Marker Project
Historical Plaque Photo

For convenience, the application for a Historical Marker Project can be found here: