NIAGARA FALLS – Niagara University and the state Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation will make presentations at a public meeting of the Niagara Falls National Heritage Area Commission at 4 p.m. Wednesday in the Doris W. Jones Family Resource Building, 3001 Ninth St.

The commission has issued a 327-page draft of a management plan and environmental assessment that encourages “public and private partners to join hands to foster tourism, education and programming that highlight important events and sites related to American history and culture.” It said all organizations in the region can have a role in encouraging people to visit the Niagara Frontier.