04-0268R

RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE EXECUTION OF A LEASE AGREEMENT WITH THE ST. LOUIS AND LAKE COUNTIES REGIONAL RAILROAD AUTHORITY FOR EXCLUSIVE USE OF MUNICIPAL LOT D FOR THE PERIOD JUNE 1, 2004, THROUGH SEPTEMBER 30, 2004, AT NO COST TO AUTHORITY.

BY COUNCILOR ATKINS:

RESOLVED, that the proper city officers are hereby authorized to enter into a lease agreement with St. Louis and Lake counties Regional Railroad authority for the exclusive use of Municipal Lot D located under the Interstate 35 freeway between Fourth and Fifth avenues West for parking for the patrons and customers of its excursion trains operating from the St. Louis County Heritage and Arts Center for the period June 1, 2004, through September 30, 2004, at no cost to the authority.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE:  This is a renewal of a lease that facilitates the annual operation of an excursion railroad.