How Tourism
Is Funded

  • The Tourism Advertising Program (TAP Fund) was established to provide additional funding for the city’s advertising and marketing program to foster and stimulate growth of tourism, and is funded by:


    • 1 percent of the Hotel Tax
    • ½ cent of the Restaurant Tax
    • 1 Dollar Flat Tax Per Room Night


    The Advertising Advisory Committee shall review the City's advertising budget and marketing strategy and make recommendations to the Director of the Convention and Visitors Bureau regarding appropriate advertising, marketing initiatives and strategies designed to foster and stimulate the growth of tourism within the City.

    Advertising Advisory Committee member list

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