Section 107-255; Ord. 19003; Authorizing a commitment to allocate Convention and Visitors Bureau Attraction Development Funds for the restoration and preservation of the J.W. “Blind” Boone Home


Ordinance No. 19003                            Council Bill No. B 146-06

     AN ORDINANCE

authorizing a commitment to allocate Convention and Visitors Bureau Attraction Development Funds for the restoration and preservation of the J.W. “Blind” Boone Home; 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 Council hereby authorizes a commitment to allocate $225,000.00 from the Convention and Visitors Bureau Attraction Development Fund as matching funds for a “Save America’ s Treasures” grant for the restoration and preservation of the J.W. “Blind” Boone Home.

    SECTION 2.    The sum of $20,807.00 is hereby appropriated from the Cash Restricted for Tourism Development Account No. 229-0000-101.11-90 and $204,193.00 is hereby appropriated from the Tourism Development –  Attraction Development Fund Account Number 229-4820-509.49-90 to the Blind Boone Home Project Account No. 440-8800-508.49-90, C00123.

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

    PASSED this 17th day of April, 2006.