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Our Culture

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Fully appoint and support a Creative and Cultural Council
Project Details

Expectations:
An Arts Council is created to enhance current activities and monitor progress with measurable objectives

Timeline:
2020

Key Team Members:
Lindsay Parish & Tammara Tracy

2019
ANNUAL REPORT

  • The City’s cultural needs were assessed through meetings with local artists, and 34 entities were approached to determine Council goals.
  • Held Creative Impact 2019 symposium and SHIFT workshop.
  • Applied for a NEA grant for funding for creative entrepreneurship workshops.
  • Commission adopted an ordinance creating the Creative and Cultural Council.
Quarterly Updates

Quarter

Completed Tasks

2020 Q3

  • First Meeting held 9-24-20 via Zoom. Reviewed ways local arts agencies work in communities, council objectives & goals, bylaws, and open records and open meetings laws. Second meeting set for October 15, 2020.

2020 Q4

  • The Creative & Cultural Council has met each month between September and December of 2020. They have adopted bylaws and elected officers including April Cochran as Chairperson and Shand Stamper as Secretary.
Our Growth
OUR GROWTH

Building Paducah in both our private lives and our public institutions.

Our Community
OUR COMMUNITY

Making our neighborhoods safer, cleaner and more connected.

Our Engagement
OUR ENGAGEMENT

Connecting residents with each other and their representatives.

Our Culture
OUR CULTURE

Bringing the world to Paducah and Paducah to the world.