The Chester Municipal Heritage Society was established in 1981 to promote and cultivate awareness of the unique heritage of the Municipality of the District of Chester for the enjoyment and benefit of present and future generations through the preservation of historically significant properties and the delivery of educational programming.
The Chair shall:  (a) preside at meetings of the Board and Society  (b) have charge and supervision of the Society and its conduct and operation  (c) ensure proper execution of the by-laws and shall perform such other duties as the Board may from time to time       assign to him or her .  (d) be, ex-officio, a member of all committees.  Article II: Vice Chair of the Board The Vice Chair shall:  (a) be a member of the Board  (b) act as Chair in the absence of the Chair  (c) when so acting have all the power and authority of the Chair   Article III: Director of Finance The Director of Finance shall:   (a) have charge and supervision over all general financial operations of the Society   (b) maintain an up-to-date and accurate Register of members of the Society   (c) perform such other duties as the Board may from time to time assign to him or her.   Article IV: Secretary The Secretary shall: (a) record the minutes of all regular and special meetings of the Board of Directors, the Executive Committee, and the Society, and shall keep and maintain a timely and accurate record of the proceedings and results of all such meetings  (b) perform such other duties as the Board may from time to time assign to him or her. (c) have custody of the seal of the Society, which may be affixed to any document upon resolution of the Board of Directors, shall be in the custody of the Secretary.   Article V: Program Chair The Program Chair shall: (a) have charge and supervision of the Program Committee  (b) ensure that a variety of programs in which the public can participate are periodically presented to the community at large.  Article VI: Executive Director 1. The duties, responsibilities and hours of work of the Executive Director shall be laid down according to such agreement as the Chair, with the approval of the Board, may enter into by an instrument in writing. 2. The Executive Director:  (a) shall be responsible for the day-to-day operation of the Society and generally supervise the day-to-day activities of the Society  (b) may, with the approval of the Board, hire employees to work for the Society  (c) will be, ex-officio without a vote, a member of all committees. By-Law Number Three: Meetings and Procedures  Article I: Meetings 1. The Board and members of the Society shall meet regularly (such meeting is called a General Meeting) at least eight times during each year, at such times and places as the Chair or Vice-Chair may determine. 2. The Board may call other meetings of the Board and members for any specific purpose. 3. Meetings of the Board may be called at any time by the Chair or upon receipt of a written request, in electronic or other form, from any three Directors. 4. Extraordinary meetings of the Board may be called by the Chair, or three other Directors, or if requisitioned in writing, electronically or in other form, by at least ten members, without the usual notice. 5. Following the end of each fiscal year the Annual General Meeting for that year shall be held on or before July 31st of the following year. 6. At each General Meeting and at the Annual General   1. Meeting the Director of Finance shall present an up-to- date written report as to the financial position of the Society. Such statement is to include a balance sheet and account of operations.  Article II: Quorum 1. No business shall be transacted at any meeting of the Society unless a quorum of Directors and members is
The Chester Municipal Heritage Society was established in 1981 to promote and cultivate awareness of the unique heritage of the Municipality of the District of Chester for the enjoyment and benefit of present and future generations through the preservation of historically significant properties and the delivery of educational programming.
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Chester Municipal Heritage Society

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