Tompkins County
New York

Resolution
7416

Award of Fall 2017 New Tourism Initiative Grants

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Department:Strategic Tourism Planning BoardSponsors:
Category:Tourism

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Resolution/Document Body

WHEREAS, Tompkins County has a grant program for New Tourism Initiatives 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 New Tourism Initiative grants are approved:

 

Group Name

Project Title

Event Date(s)

Award 

Cooperative Extension Association of Tompkins County

2018 Savor the Finger Lakes

02/17/2018 - 2/18/2018

$3,800

Ithaca Children’s Garden

2018 Discovery Docks

N/A

$14,850

Ithaca Tompkins Regional Airport

2018 China Welcome

N/A

$25,000

The Cherry Arts, Inc.

2018 Production Enhancement

02/15/2018-04/30/2018

$3,000

 

 

TOTAL

$46,650

 

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

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