Lodging Tax Advisory Committee

Authority

Revised Code of Washington 67.28.1817

Membership

Five (5) members appointed by the mayor, confirmed by the city council. The committee membership shall include:
(a) At least two members who are representatives of businesses that are required to collect tax under this chapter; and
(b) at least two members who are persons involved in activities authorized to be funded by revenue received under this chapter. One member shall be an elected official of the municipality who shall serve as chair of the committee

Term

The mayor shall review the membership annually and make changes as appropriate.

Meetings

Meets the 2nd Tuesday of each month, unless posted otherwise, at the Pullman Chamber of Commerce, 415 N. Grand Ave.

Duties & Responsibilities

It shall be the duty of the Lodging Tax Advisory Committee to advise the city council on the proposed uses of the revenue derived from Pullman’s 4% lodging tax.

Reporting Requirements

Recommendations shall be included in the committee minutes. A copy of the minutes shall be provided to the city administrator for delivery to the council.

Committee Chair

Pat Wright, City Councilmember

Members

Jaci Kajfas -Alvarez, Marriott
PJ Sanchez
Barb Wachter, Hilltop Inn
Charlene Jasper
Dee Stiles-Elliott, City Liaison
Mike Urban, Finance Director