ArtsVote: Stats and Sources

ArtsVote Rack Card: Statistics and Sources

$7,500 000: Annual economic impact of the Grand Theatre

Source: National Capital Resources Inc., “Economic Impact Analysis for City of Kingston - Grand Theatre: 2009-2012 Operating Phase,” Prepared for The Corporation of the City of Kingston. June 30, 2013.

http://www.cityofkingston.ca/documents/10180/3215178/COU_A0114-14010.pdf/5155ce66-74ff-4e50-9210-a15a08edd354

 

94,612: Total attendance at arts events funded by the City of Kingston Arts Fund (CKAF) in 2013

Source: Kingston Arts Council, “City of Kingston Arts Fund: Impact Report 2013.”

http://www.artskingston.ca/default/assets/File/CKAF_ImpactReport_2013.pdf

 

20,739: Number of participants in local arts education programs held by CKAF recipients

Source: Kingston Arts Council, “City of Kingston Arts Fund: Impact Report 2013.”

http://www.artskingston.ca/default/assets/File/CKAF_ImpactReport_2013.pdf

 

$4: Economic return generated for every $1 invested in the arts

Source:  Martha Durin, “Remarks by Martha Durdin, Chair, Ontario Arts Council,” from speech given during reception for the Honourable Michael Chan, Four Seasons Centre for the Arts,  March 23, 2010.

http://www.navltd.com/uncategorized/remarks-at-reception-for-the-honourable-michael-chan/

 

$5.60 Per person shortfall between funding promised and funding delivered as part of the Kingston Culture Plan

Source: Report that went to the Arts Recreation and Community Policies Committee in July 2010 that outlined how the municipal investment in the Kingston Culture Plan was meant to work.

http://archive.cityofkingston.ca/pdf/cityhall/committees/community/agenda/2010/ARC_A1010-10034.pdf

Source: Copy of the meeting minutes that show the discussion regarding the Kingston Culture Plan recommendations approved by the Arts Recreation and Community Policies Committee.

http://archive.cityofkingston.ca/pdf/cityhall/committees/community/minutes/2010/ARC_Minutes-1010.pdf

Source: Council meeting agenda and minutes from September 21, 2010 when the Kingston Culture Plan and the funding were approved unanimously.

http://archive.cityofkingston.ca/pdf/council/agenda/2010/COU_Agenda-2110.pdf

http://archive.cityofkingston.ca/pdf/council/minutes/2010/CO_Minutes_2110.pdf

 

 

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