Advisory board explores caps on tourism grants

Monday, October 1, 2007 | 7:24 p.m. CDT; updated 8:03 a.m. CDT, Tuesday, July 22, 2008

COLUMBIA — Limited city funding and a growing list of events and festivals has the people at the Convention and Visitors Bureau discussing an alternative method for determining how to distribute money from its tourism development fund. One consideration is to cap donations to large, established events.