The Municipal Commission on Arts and Letters acts in an advisory capacity to the City Council in connection with the artistic, cultural, and scholarly development within the City. The Commission is charged with the task of encouraging the beautification of the City and the improvement of its cultural life.
There are 15 members with at least one from each of the following arts or professions: painting, sculpture, literature, music, and architecture. The term of office is four years.
The Commission meets on the at 7:00 pm on second Thursday of the month at the Heman Park Community Center, 975 Pennsylvania.