County considering an arts commission

in Arts/Culture/Local News

Washoe County commissioners on Tuesday requested a survey of the area’s public art and are planning to meet with officials from the cities of Reno and Sparks to find out how to bolster the region’s art scene.

Assistant County Manager Kate Thomas said arts at the county level are handled through a grants program in the manager’s office. Plans would include using existing staff in the manager’s office to get an arts commission established, she said.

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