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Sports and Entertainment Commission

Purpose

To plan, promote, develop, and maintain sporting and entertainment events and facilities in the District; to finance such facilities; and to consolidate the District's efforts in promoting and managing sporting events and entertainment. Promote the District as a location for holding sporting events; provide community outreach and grassroots recreation for all residents, especially children; coordinate development of new facilities including issuing bonds or notes to finance such facilities; manage and maintain existing facilities; and promote and market sports events in DC Board meeting; and perform any other duties the Board may be required to carry out. Eleven members who must be DC residents, eight of whom are nominated by the Mayor and approved by the Council. Three ex-officio voting members are the CFO, Commanding General of the DC National Guard, and Director of Recreation and Parks.

Approval Type - Affirmative (If not approved by resolution within 90-day review period, deemed disapproved.)

Licensed - Yes

Paid stipend or salary - No