Pioneer Power Display Project and Children's Center

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Douglas County Agricultural Association
Recipient Type
Non-Profit Business/Entity
Start Date
December 2011
End Date
August 2012
Activity Type
Counties Affected
Project Overview

To restore a 1942 Allis Chalmers tractor, which will be displayed during the fair, and to create a space for and schedule children's events.

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
Direct expenses
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

Track the number of visitors entering the vintage tractor display area.Track the number of children participating in events.

Measurable Outcome(s)

No data.An estimated 365 children participated in events.

Recipient Board Members
Harry Davis
Andy Siira
Earl Anderson
Duane Samuelson
Dale Buccholz
Mike Maudal
John Strommer
Don Larsen
George Dyrstad
Kathy Franson
Richard Krogh
Ken Olson
Jerry Peper
Project Manager
First Name
Last Name
Organization Name
Douglas County Agricultural Association
Administered By
Administered by

625 Robert Street North
St. Paul, MN 55155

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