Minnesota's Legacy

Creative Activities Display Area Improvements

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,368
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient
Dodge County Free Fair
Recipient Type
Non-Profit Business/Entity
Status
In Progress
Start Date
April 2012
Activity Type
Grants/Contracts
Counties Affected
Dodge
Dodge
Legal Citation / Subdivision
2011 Laws of Minnesota, Article 4, Section 2, Subdivison 10
Appropriation Language

These amounts are appropriated to the commissioner of agriculture for grants to county agricultural societies to enhance arts access and education and to preserve and promote Minnesota's history and cultural heritage as embodied in its county fairs. The grants shall be in addition to the aid distributed to county agricultural societies under Minnesota Statutes, section 38.02. The commissioner shall award grants as follows: (1) $700,000 each year distributed in equal amounts to each of the state's county fairs to enhance arts access and education and to preserve and promote Minnesota's history and cultural heritage;

2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,368
Direct expenses
$7,368
Recipient Board Members
Marilyn Lermon
Tom Franke
Sue Alberts
Mike Brual
Kevin Asprey
Doug Gochnauer
Bryce Gransee
Jess Harris
Beth Hodgman
Larry Kruckeberg
David Marquez
Larry McMartin
Roger Noterman
Craig Ross
Robert Scherger
Scott Schley
Eric Severson
David Wetzstein
Project Overview

To better highlight local talent by making the exhibits of the creative activities more visible and engaging to fair visitors. Funds will be used to improve lighting by upgrading wiring and fixtures, adding electrical hookups to allow spotlights on specific displays, and installing a glass board.

Project Manager
First Name
Marilyn
Last Name
Lermon
Organization Name
Dodge County Fair
Phone
507-634-7736
Email
dodgecountyfair@kmtel.com