The challenges of allocating this year’s Columbia Basin Trust Community Initiative Funding in Nelson was particularly difficult in the arts and culture sector.
Up to 35% of the $126,000 is earmarked for that group.
Councillor Donna Macdonald says that was over subscribed.
…so that made things tough for the jury who advises council.
Artwalk 2014, a Nelson Fine Arts exhibition and Selkirk Concert Series were among the top recipients.
In the general category the renovation of the CP Rail Station was again the leading beneficiary.