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DC Office of Planning Releases Working Draft the DC Cultural Plan

The DC Office of Planning (DCOP) has released a working draft of the DC Cultural Plan for public review. Comments on the draft will be accepted through February 28th, 2018.

DCOP led the framework of the plan in partnership with the following DC agencies:
– DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities (CAH)
– The DC Office of Cable Television, Film, Music and Entertainment (OCTFME)

According to the DC Government the “Cultural Economy” accounts for an estimated $30 billion in annual spending and 112,370 jobs. The Cultural Plan makes a series of recommendations based on agency and public session input which will impact how the city will manage cultural assets in the coming years.

The working draft of the DC Cultural Plan can be read HERE online and downloaded as a PDF document.

To comments on the draft proposal contact DCOP via email at [email protected] until February 28, 2018.