MEETING DATES: As needed. Please check calendar for scheduled meetings.
4 Vacancies: 1 Culture, 1 General Public, 2 Lodging; Terms Ending 2023
To send a comment to the Committee, please email the Staff liason. All comments are accepted and will be distributed to the entire Committee regarding items of business.
WHEN AND HOW APPOINTED
Governed by City Ordinance 33.140 – 33.144 and State Code 6-4-10, 6-4-25, 6-4-5(4).
Seven Members elected by City Council to three year staggered terms. Committee members also become board members for groups 501 (c)(3) status. Appointments shall be made no later than June 1 of the year in which the term expires.
Four members shall represent the hospitality industry, with two of those four being from the lodging sector; one shall represent a cultural organization; and two shall represent the general public.
To make recommendations to City Council on, and establish guidelines for, the advertisement and promotion of tourism for the city using the 30% accommodation tax funds received from the state and any grant fund received for this purpose. The Committee shall seek grants to supplement funding.