La Crosse Historic and Cultural Museum Planning Task Force

This website is designed to be an information portal for details about the La Crosse Historic and Cultural Museum Planning Task Force process. Please check back often to learn when the next public meetings are, how to get involved and provide input, to learn what’s going on with the process or to view other useful information related to the process.

The La Crosse Historic and Cultural Museum Planning Task Force was established to "engage the community to better understand interest and potential support for a La Crosse history and cultural museum, to gather information on programming, exhibits, displays, education and administrative needs, to gather information on possible locations, and to provide recommendations about the planning, timing, funding and partnerships needed to help develop a La Crosse history and cultural museum."

See below for more information on:

Task Force Committee Meetings
Reference Documents
Task Force Committee and Advisory Team
Contact


Task Force Committee Meetings

All meetings are open to the public to attend.

Task Force Committee Meeting
December 13, 2018 at 10 am (3rd Floor Conference Room)

Meeting Agenda

Meeting Minutes
Audio Recording of Meeting

Task Force Committee Meeting
November 8, 2018 at 9 am (5th Floor Conference Room)

Meeting Agenda
Meeting Minutes

Task Force Committee Meeting
September 13, 2018 at 9 am (3rd Floor Conference Room)

Meeting Agenda
Meeting Minutes
PowerPoint Presentation
Summary of Responses

Adopted Vision Statement:

"Engaging and Inspiring People of all ages with a Memorable La Crosse Area Historical Experience"

Adopted Mission Statement: 

"Collaborating to identify location, design thematic elements and an initial business plan for a sustainable La Crosse Historic and Cultural Museum"

Task Force Committee Meeting
July 12, 2018 at 9 am (St Rose Convent, 912 Market Street)

Meeting Agenda
PowerPoint Presentation 

Task Force Committee Meeting
June 14, 2018 at 9 am (Riverside Museum, 410 E Veterans Memorial Dr)

Meeting Agenda
Meeting Minutes 
PowerPoint Presentation
Museum Mission Comments
Word Cloud - Mission 

Task Force Committee Meeting
May 10, 2018 at 9 am (La Crosse County Historical Society, 145 West Ave)

Meeting Agenda
Meeting Minutes
PowerPoint Presentation
Museum Visioning Comments
Word Cloud - Vision 
Word Cloud - Alternate 

Task Force Committee Meeting
April 12, 2018 at 9 am (3rd Floor Conference Room)

Meeting Agenda
Meeting Minutes
PowerPoint Presentation
Museum Experiences Comments

Task Force Committee Meeting
March 28, 2018 at 9 am (3rd Floor Conference Room)

Meeting Agenda
Meeting Minutes
PowerPoint Presentation


Reference Documents

Resolution Establishing Committee 17-1748
Set in Stone Report
Museums, Environmental Sustainability and Our Future


Task Force Committee and Advisory Team

The Task Force Committee includes:
Denise Christy-Moss
Sandy Cleary
Angela Erdenberger
Mary Ann Gschwind
Sigurd Gundersen III
Josephine Lee
Gary Padesky
Sam Scinta
Pat Stephens
Tony Yang

The Advisory Team includes:
Toni Asher
A.J. Frels
Jim Geissner
George Italiano
Bonnie Jancik
Robin Moses
Daniel Plunkett
John Satory
Sue Semb
Robert Taunt


Contact

Questions, comments and suggestions on this planning effort should be directed to:

Tim Acklin, AICP
Senior Planner
City of La Crosse
400 La Crosse St
La Crosse, WI 54601
608-789-7391
acklint@cityoflacrosse.org