Section 110-569; Res. 252-09; Authorizing the City Manager to execute agreements with various cultural organizations


Council Bill No. R 252-09

     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

Columbia Art League    $  6,669.00
Columbia Chorale, Inc.    5,751.00
Columbia Civic Orchestra, Inc.    5,650.00
Columbia Community Band    2,896.00
Columbia Entertainment Company Community Theatre    6,360.00
Columbia Handbell Ensemble, Inc.    1,134.00
Maplewood Barn Community Theatre    5,239.00
Mid-Missouri Traditional (Country) Dancers    3,793.00
Mid-Missouri Woodcarvers, Inc.    1,000.00
Missouri Contemporary Ballet    5,690.00
Missouri Symphony Society    5,051.00
Performing Arts in Children’ s Education    6,873.00
Ragtag Programming for Film and Media Arts    6,382.00
School of Service, Inc. - Access Arts    6,918.00
State Historical Society of Missouri Art    6,121.00
Theater Reaching Young People & Schools, Inc.    6,804.00
University Concert Series    7,244.00
“We Always Swing” Jazz Series    6,425.00

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 2010 for arts programming upon the recommendation of the Cultural Affairs Commission; provided, that the amount of any such agreement shall not exceed $500.00 and the total amount of such agreements shall not exceed $3,000.00.

    ADOPTED this 19th day of October, 2009.