Who we are.
The Cameron County Historical Commission (CCHC) is an appointed board of the Cameron County Commissioners Court, of volunteers dedicated to the preservation of historical items unique to Cameron County. The commission is comprised of county residents representing all parts of the county. The commission varies in backgrounds; educators, administrators, medical professionals, and historians.
What we do.
The CCHC assist the Commissioners' Court with items of historical significance. Operating in an advisorary role, the CCHC ensures that it gives accurate and historical facts to the County Judge and Commissioners in regards to historical items in question. The other duties the CCHC does is help the citizens with items like; historical marker placement, preservation, and other general questions. The CCHC also conducts symposiums and workshops to the general public on various topics throughout the year.