Tourism Commission

Meetings

Meetings of the Tourism Commission are held as needed.

Agendas & Minutes

View Current Agenda and Minutes 

By-Laws

Municipal Code

Request For Proposal (RRP)

The City of New Berlin in conjunction with the City of New Berlin Tourism Commission is interested in obtaining the services of a nonprofit entity to perform the functions of a Tourism Entity as that term is used in Wis Stat Sec 66.0615 which shall include but not limited to tourism promotion and tourism development services significantly used by transient tourists and which is reasonably likely to generate paid overnight stays in New Berlin hotels or motels. Below is a link to the RFP and associated documents. RFP's are due by Noon on Friday, March 24, 2017.

RFP (PDF)
Appendix A (PDF)
Appendix B (PDF)
Appendix C (PDF)
Appendix D (PDF)

Members

Member
Position
Term Expiration Date
Dennis Horbinski
Alderman
April 2019
VacancyCitizen Member
November 14, 2019
Brian McGrath
Citizen Member
November 14, 2019
Tom O'Loughlin
Hotel / Motel Industry Representative
November 14, 2019
John Rocco
Citizen Member
November 14, 2019


Overview

The Tourism Commission was created to oversee the collection and expenditure of room tax revenue and to make allowable expenditures for tourism promotion and tourism development. Said expenditures shall be made by contracting with a tourism entity as defined under Wisconsin Statute Section 66.0615(1m)(a). The Tourism Commission shall perform its duties commencing with room tax collected January 1, 2017 and thereafter. The Commission shall monitor the collection of the room tax and shall report any delinquencies or inaccurate reporting to the Common Council. Ordinance Number 2578 October 11, 2016