Section 105-535; Res. 198-04; Authorizing the City Manager to execute agreements with various organizations for events that increase tourism


Council Bill No.          R 198-04          


A RESOLUTION

authorizing the City Manager to execute agreements with various organizations for events that increase tourism, transferring funds from the Convention and Visitors Bureau Tourism Development Fund to the Parks and Recreation Department Heritage Festival Account and the Office of Cultural Affairs Festival of the Arts Account.

BE IT RESOLVED 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

Columbia Art League            Gaelic Storm at Art in the Park     $15,000
Blind Boone Foundation                    Blind Boone Ragtime & Early              15,000
                              Jazz Festival
UMC Concert Series                    Holiday Festival              15,000
                            Mini-Festivals          15,000
First Night                                First Night Columbia 2005          12,700
Gateway Chapter of MS                MS 150 Bike Tour    14,402
Special Olympics                        State Summer Games          12,500
Stephens College                        Bridal Legends: A Weekend of Tea,            9,646
                              Traditions & Tinseltown
Ragtag Cinema Café                    True/False Film Festival              15,000
Central Columbia Association             Twilight Festival          12,500
Missouri Symphony Society                Women in Tune Arts Festival          15,000
Show-Me State Games                    2005 Programs          77,095
                             3 on 3 Rim Rocker    8,500
                              3 on 3 SoccerFest - Fall    10,350
                              Youth Basketball Classic    14,720
                              7th, 8th, 9th Grade Hoopfest    11,125
                              3 on 3 SoccerFest - Spring    11,500
                      Senior Games        10,500
                      Third Weekend        10,400

    SECTION 2.  The form and content of the agreement for each individual 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 proposals submitted by the organization in its request for funding.

    SECTION 3.  At the request of the City Manager, the City Council hereby transfers $ 8,900 from the Tourism Development Fund Account No. 229-4820-509.49-90 to the Parks and Recreation Heritage Festival Account No. 552-5580-602.49-90.

    SECTION 4.  At the request of the City Manager, the City Council hereby transfers $ 10,580 from the Tourism Development Fund Account No. 229-4820-509.49-90 to the Office of Cultural Affairs Festival of the Arts Account No. 226-4620-509.49-90.

    ADOPTED this 4th day of October, 2004.