Section 107-671; Res. 222-06; Authorizing the City Manager to execute agreements with various cultural organizations


Council Bill No. R 222-06

     A RESOLUTION

authorizing the City Manager to execute agreements with various cultural organizations.

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 cultural organizations in the following amounts:

Agency                               Amount

Ability Arts (formerly VSA arts of Missouri)     $2,783
Columbia Art League                                    5,612
Columbia Chorale                                    5,988
Columbia Civic Orchestra                          3,967
Columbia Community Band                            1,182
Columbia Entertainment Company                  3,770
Columbia Handbell Ensemble                      1,203
KOPN-FM                                              3,314
Maplewood Barn Community Theatre            1,032
Mid-Missouri Country Dancers                      1,000
Missouri Symphony Society                            3,616
Performing Arts in Children=s Education        6,227
Ragtag Programming for Film & Media Arts        6,822
School of Service - Access Arts                      7,957
Stephens College School of Performing Arts        2,046
Theater Reaching Young People & Schools        7,855
University Concert Series, UMC                8,510
"We Always Swing" Jazz Series                      7,192

SECTION 2.    The form and content of the agreement for each individual cultural 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.    The City Manager is authorized to execute additional agreements in FY 2007 for arts programming upon the recommendation of the Cultural Affairs Commission; provided, that the amount of any such agreement shall not exceed $500 and the total amount of such agreements shall not exceed $5,000.

    ADOPTED this 16th day of October, 2006.