04-0829R


RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING AN AGREEMENT WITH CHELSEY BROADCASTING COMPANY OF DULUTH, LLC, D/B/A KDLH, AND PREMIER PYROTECHNICS FOR THE FIREWORKS PRODUCTION DONE IN CONJUNCTION WITH THE WARMER BY THE LAKE EVENT ON JANUARY 1, 2005.

BY COUNCILOR REINERT:

     RESOLVED, that the proper city officials are authorized to enter into an agreement substantially in the form of that on file in the office of the city clerk as Public Document No. __________ with Chelsey Broadcasting Company of Duluth, LLC (KDLH), and Premier Pyrotechnics for the fireworks display at the Warmer by the Lake celebration on January 1, 2005; payment for said fireworks display to be made by KDLH.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE:  This resolution authorizes an agreement with Chelsey Broadcasting Company of Duluth, LLC, the parent company of KDLH television, and Premier Pyrotechnics, a company that sets up and fires the fireworks, for the fireworks display at Bayfront Park in conjunction with the Warmer by the Lake celebration on January 1, 2005. In this agreement, the city agrees to police the surrounding area. KDLH will pay the cost of the fireworks display. It is similar to last year’s agreement.