Local Group Wants City $ Commitment To Bid On Pan-Am Volleyball Cup
Prince George, BC – Prince George City Council will be asked to make a substantial financial promise to a local group vying to host next year’s U21 Men’s Volleyball Pan-American Cup…
Representatives from the Prince George Youth Volleyball Club, Northern Sport Centre, and Tourism Prince George will appear a tonight’s Council meeting, seeking a $60-thousand dollar commitment from the City, as it prepares a formal bid to host the 8-team, six-day competition set for next May.
The estimated economic impact of hosting the event is pegged at more than $800-thousand dollars locally, and more than $1-million dollars in provincial revenue.
Also on tonight’s agenda, executive members of the Downtown Business Improvement Association will be on-hand to present the association’s annual report and discuss plans for 2017.