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City OKs funding for Bluegrass Underground
Officials agree to $187,500 over the next three years
Proper lighting is a must to transform Cumberland Caverns into a TV recording studio for Bluegrass Underground. The city of McMinnville is helping with expenses by underwriting the PBS series for $62,500 a year.
Bluegrass Under-ground at Cumberland Caverns will receive financial backing from the city of McMinnville for the next three years. City officials voted to enter into an agreement with Bluegrass Underground as an underwriter to the tune of $187,500 over the next three years.The decision came on second and final read Tuesday night. The measure passed 5-1.