Culture Committee decisions, 20 September 2022

28.9.2022 7.57

At its first meeting of the autumn, the committee issued, among other things, an opinion on the project plan for the theatre of the Espoo Cultural Centre.

Opinion of the Culture Committee on the project plan for the new theatre hall of Espoo Cultural Centre

The Culture Committee issued an opinion on the project plan for the new theatre hall of Espoo Cultural Centre dated on 6 September 2022.

In its opinion, the committee considers it important, among other things, that the renovation of the Cultural Centre be carried out alongside the project. In addition, the Culture Committee requires in its opinion that the extent of the needed temporary premises of the current Cultural Centre operators be established as early as possible in order to obtain the needed temporary premises.

Outlines and goals of the Espoo strategy and the budget proposal for 2023 and the financial plan for 2024–2025

The Culture Committee decided to submit a proposal regarding the budget for 2023 and the financial plan for 2024–2025 for the preparation of the Mayor’s budget proposal.

Opinion of the Culture Committee on the Premises Department public utility’s investment proposal for 2023–2031

The Culture Committee decided to issue its opinion on the investment proposal of the Premises Department public utility for 2023–2031 (preparation status 30/08/2022) in accordance with the proposal.

Library service network and client effectiveness

The Cultural Committee took note of the report on the client effectiveness and service network of the City Library.

The report, completed with the support of the consulting company FCG in spring 2022, deals with the effectiveness, equality and service level of the library services and it is intended to support decision-making and the development of the library services.

Second interim report on the 2022 budget and strategy of the Cultural Committee, as at 31 July 2022

The Cultural Committee took note of the second interim report on the budget and strategy of the Cultural Unit.

Cultural project grants and art grants for 2022, batch 4

The Cultural Committee decided to grant a total of EUR 55,500 in project grants and a total of EUR 31,680 in short-term art grants.

Other matters

The committee decided on other matters in accordance with the agenda.

 

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