Tourism tax approves funds for arts festival, steer wrestling
April 23, 2017
The Alva Tourism Tax Committee approved one funding request in full and another for a lowered amount. The committee met Wednesday, April 19. Members present for the meeting were Chairman Norville Ritter, Jaunita Dotson, Dr. Charles Tucker and Terri Parsons. Bryce Benson was absent.
The committee approved the financial report showing $625,178.52 available for funding requests.
Nescatunga Arts Festival
Charla Parker spoke regarding the request for $15,300 for the Nescatunga Arts Festival, which will be held June 3 on the downtown square. Last year, the event received $13,175.
Parker said pla...