Your County Representative
There are 8 counties in the greater Sacramento region:  El Dorado, Nevada  Placer, Sacramento, Solano, Sutter, Yolo and Yuba.  These counties provide funding for arts councils, arts in public places, artists in residence and many other programs that contribute to your quality of life.  Many communities in this region are unincorporated and are governed by the county.  Keep your representatives informed about the importance of art where you live.
This page was last updated on: June 15, 2005
El Dorado
Click on your county to find out how to contact your
County Board of Supervisors
County funded
Arts Councils
in California
are a great resource for artists,
educators and
arts organizations.
Find out how
your local
Arts Council is supporting
arts in your area.
El Dorado Arts Council
Arts Council of Placer County
Shasta County
Arts Council
Sierra County
Arts Council.
Cultural Arts Council of Sonoma County
Trinity County Arts Council
Central Sierra
Arts Council
Yolo County Arts Council
Arts and Culture Commission of
Contra Costa County
Alameda County Art Commission
The Sacramento  Metropolitan Arts Commission awarded $708,000 to 55 arts organizations through 2003-04 and $701,035 to 49 local arts organizations through the 2002-03 Cultural Arts Awards. Funded by the city and county of Sacramento, these programs provide organizations with partial financial support for project or general operating expenses.  Awards are offered on a two-year cycle to organizations providing opportunites for the public to practice, experience and appreciate the arts and culture.  The Arts Commission is a public agency whose mission is to actively foster, develop and advocate support for the arts in Sacramento County.  For more information about SMAC or the arts organizations that SMAC funds, please call (916) 566-3992 .
Amador County Arts Council.
Nevada County Arts
Alpine County Arts
June 18, 2002 the County Board of Supervisors formally approved a Regional Cultural Business Plan for the arts in 6 counties.  This plan was developed by the Sacramento Metropolitan Arts Commission For more information, call Michelle Walker at (916) 566-3992

Read Sacramento Bee article:  "Arts plan a firm step to future"
Arts Commission.