00-0670R

RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE CITY TO LEASE ANTENNA SPACE ON THE CHESTER BOWL SKI JUMP STRUCTURE TO NORTHERN PCS SERVICES, LLC, FOR A CONSIDERATION OF $6,000 PER YEAR.

BY COUNCILOR NESS:

RESOLVED, that the proper city officers are authorized and directed to execute an agreement, filed as Public Document No. ___________________, leasing to Northern PCS Services, LLC, a space on the Chester Bowl ski jump for installation of communications antennas and equipment for a consideration of $6,000 per year; said money to be deposited in General Fund 100-015-1515-4610.



STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution authorizes an agreement with Northern PCS Services, LLC, for a five-year lease for antenna space on the Chester Bowl ski jump for a lease fee of $6,000 per year. The proposed installation has been reviewed and approved by the director of parks and recreation, the parks commission, and the Chester Bowl improvement committee. Significant provisions of the lease are:
1. The lease is for five years with two additional five-year renewals, but either party can cancel at any time with three months notice.

2. Northern PCS Services will lease a six foot by 12 foot ground area at the base of the tower for placement of an equipment building.

3. There is a yearly cost of living adjustment for the rent, and the yearly lease increases for each of the five-year renewal terms.

4. Northern PCS Services' operations and signals must not interfere with any of the city's parks and recreation operations or communications signals.