Commission on African-American History

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Appointments are made by City Council to serve three-year, staggered terms with no one serving more than two consecutive terms.

Nine (9) members


To plan, develop, and implement community projects to recognize and increase the awareness of the contributions of African-Americans to Wilmington's history; to encourage and assist African-American history; to recognize sites in the community that are significant to African-American history.


Meetings will be held on the first Monday of each month at 4:00 p.m.


Lord Spencer Conference Room
Wilmington City Hall
102 North Third Street
Wilmington, NC 28401

Staff Liaison

Penny Spicer-Sidbury, City Clerk: (910) 341-7816


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