Aberdeen events getting funds through lodging taxes

The Aberdeen City Council passed a report that decided how to use local lodging tax funding.

The report was from the Lodging Tax Advisory Committee and they unanimously recommended the list of applicants and how much they should receive.

Fourth of July Splash Festival – $25,000
Greater Grays Harbor – $10,000
Washington State Power lifting Tournament – $9,000
Our Aberdeen Art Promotion Committee – $5,500
Aberdeen Revitalization Movement – $5,000
Founder’s Day Committee – $3,250
Midnight Cruizers Car Show – $2,250
Total – $60,000

The only no vote from the council on the report came from Alice Phelps.

City of Aberdeen



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