The Arts Commission was created in 2019. The Arts Commission was established to provide policy direction and input regarding the arts to: foster and enrich the quality of life within the community and its public spaces; enhance the image and creative history of the community among those who live in and travel to Joliet; and provide new citizen engagement opportunities pertaining to the arts.
The commission is compromised of seventeen members. All members are appointed by the Mayor and approved by the City Council.
Erick Deshaun Dorris
John Sumpson, Jr.
Peg (Marguerite) Stoiber