Proposal to Remove William Grant Still Arts Center from RFP List

Thu, 12/02/2010 (All day)

William Grant Still Arts CenterThe Los Angeles City Council agenda for December 7, 2010 includes a motion from Councilmembers Herb Wesson and Tom LaBonge to remove William Grant Still Art Center from the Request for Proposal (RFP) list for the proposed transition of City-owned cultural facilities to public/private partnerships. 

The Council Agenda is available for download below as a PDF.  The item is No. 57, on page 40.  The item can also be accessed (and subscribed to) via the City Council File Management system here

The full text of the item is as follows:

CONSIDERATION OF MOTION (WESSON - LABONGE) relative to the removal of the William Grant Still Art Center from the Request for Proposal to transition various City-controlled cultural art facilities to public-private partnerships.
Recommendations for Council action:
1. REMOVE the William Grant Still Art Center from the Request for Proposal to transition various City-controlled cultural art facilities to public-private partnerships
2. INSTRUCT the City Administrative Officer to report on the funding required to continue to operate the William Grant Still Art Center as a City-operated facility.
Community Impact Statement: None submitted.