*113 Authorize a Special Appropriation grant agreement with Vanport Mosaic in an amount not to exceed $40,000 to expand the Vanport Mosaic 2017 Festival (Ordinance)
Vanport Mosaic is a nonprofit corporation of a collective of artists, storytellers, educators and
media makers seeking to engage the public in remembering the silenced histories of the Pacific
Northwest, to help better understand our present.
Vanport Mosaic's 2017 festival project will include film screenings; performances and staged
readings of plays; a dance/theater performance; bus, walking, and bike tours related to Vanport
locations; a new exhibit relating to Vanport/Hurricane Katrina and Displacement; an educational workshop; a youth engagement event; and a private reunion even for former residents and their families.
Agenda Item #113 https://www.portlandoregon.gov/auditor/article/626848
Portland City Council Agenda Wednesday February 8, 2017: https://www.portlandoregon.gov/auditor/26997