Tompkins County
New York

Resolution
2017-231

Award of Fall 2017 Tourism Project Grants

Information

Department:Strategic Tourism Planning BoardSponsors:
Category:Tourism

Attachments

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Resolution/Document Body

WHEREAS, Tompkins County has a grant program for Tourism Projects 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 Tourism Project Grant is approved:

 

Applicant Organization

Project Title

Event Date(s)

Award

Paleontological Research Institution

2018 Skulls

NA

$3,000

Ithaca Shakespeare Company Inc.

SHREW at the Hangar Theatre

03/21/2018-03/25/2018

$11,000

 

 

TOTAL

$14,000

 

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

SEQR ACTION: TYPE II-20

 

Meeting History

Nov 14, 2017 4:00 PM  Budget, Capital and Personnel Committee Regular Meeting
RESULT:RECOMMENDED [UNANIMOUS]
MOVER:Glenn Morey, Member
SECONDER:Michael Sigler, Vice Chair
AYES:James Dennis, Michael Sigler, Leslyn McBean-Clairborne, Glenn Morey, Daniel Klein
Nov 21, 2017 5:30 PM Media Tompkins County Legislature Regular Meeting

Mr. Sigler was granted permission to abstain from voting on the resolution as he will be a grant applicant.

RESULT:ADOPTED [10 TO 0]
MOVER:James Dennis, Member
SECONDER:Glenn Morey, Member
AYES:Carol Chock, James Dennis, Rich John, Anna Kelles, Dooley Kiefer, Daniel Klein, Michael Lane, Leslyn McBean-Clairborne, Martha Robertson, Glenn Morey
ABSTAIN:Michael Sigler
EXCUSED:Shawna Black, Will Burbank, David McKenna