(Harlan) Harlan Mayor Gene Gettys appointed three people to the Hotel/Motel tax committee during the Harlan City Council meeting Tuesday night.
Harlan Deputy Clerk Pam Meuer says the appointments included; Dave Miller, (Harlan City Council), Teresa Coenen, (Harlan Business owner), and Lisa Meyer, (Harlan resident).
The committee will oversee all funding requests from the 7% Hotel/Motel tax and 100% of the revenue derived from the tax shall be spent on the promotion and encouragement of tourism. And the committee will ensure the funding requests meet the requirements established as authorized by Chapter 423A of the Code of Iowa. The Shelby County Auditor serves as the fiscal agent.
Mayor Gettys also appointed Bryon Christensen to complete Terry Derby’s term on the Veterans Memorial Auditorium Commission. The term expires, April 19, 2015.
January 23, 2013