Thursday, June 18, 2015

Great news this week! The ASC has reported that the Mecklenburg County Commissioners voted unanimously to approve County Manager Dena Diorio’s budget recommendations for FY16!

The approved County budget includes:

  • A $300,000 increase in funding to the Arts & Science Council to establish a new Programming in Parks & Libraries initiative.
  • $350,000 in continued funding of Studio 345, ASC’s out-of-school arts program that is helping to increase high school graduation rates for Charlotte-Mecklenburg students.
  • $750,000 in continued funding for the operation of Spirit Square.

To say, “thank you!”  to your county commissioners you can click this link.

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