City Announces HOT grants

City of Marfa Announces 2018 -19 Grant Opportunities Through its Hotel Occupancy Tax Fund

The City of Marfa is pleased to continue to award grants for qualifying events and activities through the Hotel Occupancy Tax (HOT) fund. City Council recently approved a new process for distributing these grants, including appointing a committee to review applications and recommend awards for Council approval.

Members of the new HOT fund committee are Vicky Barge, Craig Jex Hawker, Dierdre Hisler, Susan Kirr, Emma Rogers, and Emily Williams. These individuals applied for seats on the committee and were selected by Council at the July 10 regular meeting.

Mayor Ann Marie Nafziger presented upcoming grant opportunities, the new application process, and deadlines for the 2018-19 grant cycle at a public meeting on July 11 at City Hall.

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