Section 101-582 Ord. 16656; Agreements w/Various Organizations to Enhance Tourism


Ordinance No.            16656              Council Bill No.          B 351-00             

AN ORDINANCE

authorizing the City Manager to execute agreements with various organizations to enhance tourism; appropriating funds; and fixing the time when this ordinance shall become effective.

BE IT ORDAINED BY THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF COLUMBIA, MISSOURI, AS FOLLOWS:

    SECTION 1. The City Manager is hereby authorized to execute agreements with the following organizations for the following projects in the following amounts:

Agency                         Project                        Amount

Central Columbia Association         Twilight Festival                 15,000
First Night Columbia, Inc.         First Night                     23,000
Columbia Art League             Art in the Park                     25,700
University of Missouri             University Concert Series             45,000
The John William Boone        Ragtime Festival                 17,500
    Heritage Foundation
We Always Swing, Inc.         We Always Swing Jazz Series             25,000

The form and content of the agreement for each organization listed in Section 1 shall follow the general form as set forth in "Exhibit A" attached hereto and made a part hereof as fully as if set forth herein verbatim, and shall conform to the proposal submitted by the organization in its request for funding.

    SECTION 2. The sum of $ 200,000 is hereby appropriated from the Convention and Visitors Bureau Account No. 229-4820-412.20-00 to the Convention and Visitors Bureau Contractual Services Account No. 229-4820-509.49-90.

    SECTION 3.  This ordinance shall be in full force and effect from and after its passage.

    PASSED this 6th day of November, 2000.