NOTICE OF VIRTUAL PUBLIC BUDGET HEARING:
Public notice is hereby given that pursuant to N.C. Gen. Stat. 166A-19.24 (e) during the COVID-19 Pandemic State of Emergency, a May 26, 2021, public hearing established a period to receive public comments on the Buncombe County Tourism Development Authority’s proposed FY 22 Operating, Earned Revenue, and Tourism Product Development Fund Administrative budgets. Public comments on the proposed budget will be received via email to Reply@ExploreAsheville.com through Tuesday, June 29, 2021, at 4 p.m. Please provide your full name and put “Budget Public Comment” in the subject line.
Due to potential legislative changes that, if introduced and approved, will impact the state-approved allocation levels, the BCTDA has prepared two budget scenarios. The ordinances may be reviewed here:
- Budget Ordinance based on existing allocation (3/4-1/4 split)
- Budget Ordinance based on potential changed allocation (2/3-1/3 split)
Please contact Jonna Sampson at 828.258.6111 or jsampson@ExploreAsheville.com with any questions. Thank you.