Tompkins County
New York

Resolution
7404

Award of Fall 2017 Community Celebrations Grants

Information

Department:Strategic Tourism Planning BoardSponsors:
Category:Tourism

Resolution/Document Body

WHEREAS, Tompkins County has a grant program for Community Celebrations using funds drawn entirely from Room Occupancy Tax, and

 

              WHEREAS, Tompkins County has requested and reviewed grant applications for recommendation to the Tompkins County Legislature through the appropriate Committee with the advice of the Strategic Tourism Planning Board, now therefore be it

 

              RESOLVED, on recommendation of the Budget, Capital, and Personnel Committee, That the following Community Celebrations grants are approved:

 

Group Name

Celebration Title

Municipality

Event Date(s)

Award 

Ithaca Children’s Garden

2018 Festival of Fire & Ice

City of Ithaca

02/03/2018

$1,750

Dryden Town Historical Society

2018 Homestead Heritage Fair

Town of Dryden

10/05/2018-10/06/2018

$2,000

Newfield Music Series at Mill Park

2018 Newfield Music Series

Town of Newfield

06/01/2018-09/30/2018

$775

Dorothy Cotton Jubilee Singers

The Quilt Speaks: Signs & Symbols from the Underground Railroad

City of Ithaca

05/11/2018

$2,000

Groton Recreation: The Village of Groton

Groton Cabin Fever Festival

Village of Groton

03/03/2018

$1,000

 

 

 

TOTAL

$7,525

 

RESOLVED, further, That the County Administrator or designee shall be authorized to sign any documents related to the aforementioned projects.

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