01-0617R

RESOLUTION ESTABLISHING RATES FOR VARIOUS USES OF BAYFRONT FESTIVAL PARK.

BY COUNCILOR NESS:

        RESOLVED, that pursuant to Section 35-9.1 of the Duluth City Code, the following fees are established for various uses of Bayfront Festival Park:
                Special events - use of entire park
                        1.     $1,000/day - usage fee for actual event (advance payment);
                        2.     $500/day - setup/takedown fee (advance payment);
                        3.     $1,000 - damage/cleanup deposit (advance payment - refundable if park left in acceptable condition);
                        4.     $10/per vendor space per day;
                                - based on 10' x 10' minimum size space;
                                - payment due 7 days after event;
                        5.     $.50 per paid admission on each ticket sold in excess of total daily rental payment - payment due 7 days after event.
                Use of Lois M. Paulucci Music Pavilion
                        1.     $35 per hour;
                        2.     $25 for alcohol consumption permit;
                        3.     $50 damage deposit (refundable).

        All fees will be deposited in Bayfront Festival Park Fund No. 0237.



STATEMENT OF PURPOSE:  This resolution sets fees for various uses of Bayfront Festival Park pursuant to Section 35-9.1 of the Duluth City Code, which authorizes user fees to be set for park uses by city council resolution. This resolution was approved by the parks and recreation commission at its August 8, 2001, meeting.