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RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING EXECUTION OF AN AGREEMENT WITH THE DULUTH CONVENTION AND VISITORS BUREAU TO PROVIDE ADVERTISING AND PROMOTION SERVICES TO THE CITY OF DULUTH FOR THE YEAR 2000, AT A COST TO THE CITY OF $1,025,000.
BY COUNCILOR HOGG:

RESOLVED, that the proper city officials are hereby authorized to execute an agreement with the Duluth Convention and Visitors Bureau, which agreement is on file in the office of the city clerk as Public Document No. ____________, and under which agreement the bureau will provide advertising and promotion services to the city during the year 2000, at a cost to the city of not to exceed $1,025,000, payable from Fund 258, Agency 030, Org. 1460, Object 5441.



STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution authorizes execution of an agreement with the Duluth Convention and Visitors Bureau for 2000, on the basis of a budget and marketing plan drawn and approved by the bureau.

The dollar amount of the contract is based on the city's ongoing policy of dedicating 33.25% of eligible tourism tax dollars for city publicity purposes as provided by the Duluth Convention and Visitors Bureau.