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The mission of the Division of Arts, Culture and Tourism is to improve the quality of life for New Haven residents. By celebrating arts, culture and tourism, it becomes a catalyst for economic development, civic engagement and spiritual uplift. We assist, promote and encourage artists, arts and cultural organizations and events in New Haven. Our department serves as the steward for the municipal collection of globally inspired public art.
- Supports a wealth of neighborhood activities through the Mayor's Neighborhood Cultural Vitality Grant Program
- Enhances municipal buildings and schools with public works of art through our Percent for Art Program
- Produces community events such as the noted and well attended Holiday Tree Lighting on the Green.
- Provides support to the film industry including identifying possible city locations, negotiating and coordinating city services and other location needs and costs.