New Creative and Cultural Council Brought Forth in Paducah

The Paducah Board of Commissioners introduced a possible ordinance during their most recent meeting on Tuesday. The ordinance was purposed to begin Creative and Cultural Council. The council is a single initiative of the in the City’s Strategic Plan to improve arts and culture within the city. a few of the many roles of the council are undertaking initiatives that support the creative economy of the city, making connections with local to take action for community needs among other responsibilities. City staff members had a meeting with over 34 local artists and creative’s to discuss how they see arts and culture in Paducah, where they could make improvements and broaden creative industries. The council will consist of five local residents along with the Planning Director, the Neighborhood Project Planner, and the Grants Administrator. The five local residents will be chosen Mayor with the approval of the board members.

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