Thu., December 3, 2009 3:14pm (EST)

Music Hall of Fame Gets Life Support
By Associated Press
Updated: 4 years ago

ATLANTA  —  
The Georgia Music Hall of Fame will limp along financially until the end of the fiscal year in June. (photo courtesy "ibison4 / Dave")
The Georgia Music Hall of Fame will limp along financially until the end of the fiscal year in June. (photo courtesy "ibison4 / Dave")
The struggling Georgia Music Hall of Fame will stay open at least through June despite facing closure this month.

The Telegraph newspaper reports the Macon museum’s authority board approved an amended budget yesterday that will keep the hall operating through the fiscal year.

The museum faces a projected $225,000 deficit despite having cut about $127 thousand dollars and taking in contributions.

Macon lawmakerslooking to fundthe music hall with a portion of the hotel/motel tax.


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