June 2, 2010
Final FY11 State Budget
The Connecticut Commission on Culture and Tourism (CCT) was significantly impacted during this Legislative Session. While the original 2010-2011 appropriated Budget for CCT was $18,090,778, the final Budget approved in May reflects a decrease of $1.4 million to $16,690, 361.
The Commission’s two grant pools were both reduced for FY11. Basic Cultural Resources Grants were cut from the $1,425,000 approved for FY10 to $1,398,750 for FY11. The Culture, Tourism and Arts Grants were reduced to $1,879,708 from $1,914,708.