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File #: R-16-10   
Type: Resolution Status: Enacted
File created: 1/20/2016 In control: City Council
Final action: 2/17/2016
Enactment date: 3/4/2016 Enactment #: R-2016-010
Title: Adopting The Downtown Arts & Cultural Plan And Establishing The Boundary Of The Downtown Arts & Cultural District (Benton)
Attachments: 1. R-10, 2. R-10 Exhibit A, 3. R-10 Exhibit B, 4. R-10Enacted
Date Action ByActionResultAction Details
3/4/2016 City Clerk Published  Action details
3/4/2016 Mayor Signed by the Mayor  Action details
2/25/2016 City Council Sent to Mayor for Signature  Action details
2/17/2016 City Council Accepted with a Recommendation Do Pass (Immediate Action)  Action details
2/17/2016 City Council Passed as AmendedPass Action details
2/17/2016 City Council AmendedPass Action details
2/10/2016 Land Use, Planning, and Zoning Committee Sent to Council for Immediate ActionPass Action details
2/10/2016 Land Use, Planning, and Zoning Committee Sent to Council with a recommendation of Do PassPass Action details
1/20/2016 City Council Introduced and Referred  Action details
1/20/2016 President Referred  Action details
CITY of ALBUQUERQUE
TWENTY-SECOND COUNCIL


COUNCIL BILL NO. R-16-10 ENACTMENT NO. ________________________

SPONSORED BY: Isaac Benton


RESOLUTION
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Adopting The Downtown Arts & Cultural Plan And Establishing The Boundary Of The Downtown Arts & Cultural District (Benton)
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ADOPTING THE DOWNTOWN ARTS & CULTURAL PLAN AND ESTABLISHING THE BOUNDARY OF THE DOWNTOWN ARTS & CULTURAL DISTRICT.
WHEREAS, the City of Albuquerque Downtown area has been designated by the State of New Mexico MainStreet Program an Arts and Cultural District; and
WHEREAS, in 2011, the City Council accepted a $35,000 grant from the New Mexico State Economic Development Department's MainStreet Program for the purpose of developing a Downtown Arts and Cultural Plan; and
WHEREAS, adopted City policies have long called for a downtown that
celebrates the mixture of vintage and midcentury modern buildings, local businesses and cultural amenities; and which is safe, easily accessible, active 24 hours, and pedestrian oriented; and
WHEREAS, the Downtown Albuquerque Arts & Cultural District Steering Committee engaged key stakeholders and the public to identify opportunities in the district and create a Downtown Arts and Cultural Plan: "Multitude of Riches: A Blueprint for the Creative Development of Downtown Albuquerque," hereinafter referred to as "the Plan"; and
WHEREAS, the Plan provides a vision for cultivating the growth of arts, cultural and creative activity in downtown Albuquerque; and
WHEREAS, the Plan produces an implementation guide intended to promote partnerships between local government, private and commercial entities, non-profit organizations, interested citizens, and business owners; and
WHEREAS, the Plan establishes four priorities generated by the community and industry experts: development of leadership capacity to implement the Plan, branding and marketing Downtown's cultural assets, continued development of arts...

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