Tompkins County
New York

Resolution
6849
Recommended
Feb 13, 2017 4:00 PM

2017 Strategic Tourism Implementation Program Budget Adjustment

Information

Department:Strategic Tourism Planning BoardSponsors:
Category:Tourism

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Resolution/Document Body

WHEREAS, the Tompkins County Legislature accepted the 2020 Strategic Tourism Plan on September 18th, 2012, and

 

WHEREAS, in 2016 the Tompkins County Strategic Tourism Planning Board (STPB) adopted an Agriculinary Tourism Implementation Plan and a Heritage Tourism Implementation Plan, and is also scheduled to adopt an Outdoor Recreation Tourism Implementation Plan in 2017, each of which further identifies priority actions for implementing the 2020 Strategic Tourism Plan, and

 

WHEREAS, the STPB has also endorsed the Tompkins County Beautification, Signage, and Public Art Strategic Plan, the County Priority Trails Strategy, the Cayuga Lake Blueway Trail Plan, and the Tompkins County Wayfinding and Interpretive Signage Plan, and

 

WHEREAS, Tompkins County has established a dedicated funding source for implementing its 2020 Strategic Tourism Plan and related tourism implementation plans, known as the Strategic Tourism Implementation fund, and

 

WHEREAS, $265,000 was allocated but unspent from the modified 2016 budget for Strategic Tourism Implementation, and

 

WHEREAS, letters of interest for Strategic Tourism Implementation funding will continue to be accepted on a rolling basis in 2017, now therefore be it

 

RESOLVED, on recommendation of the Budget, Capital, and Personnel Committee, That the Strategic Tourism Implementation program budget for 2017 is increased by $265,000 bringing the total modified 2017 budget for this program from $100,000 to $365,000,

 

RESOLVED, further, That the Director of Finance be and hereby is authorized to make the following budget adjustment for 2017:

 

              Revenue:                6475.54492                             Strategic Tourism Implementation              $265,000

              Appropriation:              6475.41113                             Room Tax                                                        $265,000

SEQR ACTION:  TYPE II-20

Meeting History

Feb 13, 2017 4:00 PM  Budget, Capital and Personnel Committee Regular Meeting
draft Draft
RESULT:RECOMMENDED [UNANIMOUS]
MOVER:Leslyn McBean-Clairborne, Member
SECONDER:Glenn Morey, Member
AYES:James Dennis, Michael Sigler, Leslyn McBean-Clairborne, Glenn Morey, Daniel Klein