BY PRESIDENT REINERT:
RESOLVED, that the proper city officials are hereby authorized to execute an agreement, substantially the same as that on file with the city clerk as Public Document No. __________, with Fryberger, Buchanan, Smith and Frederick, P.A., under which that firm will provide professional services related to the city’s 2006 state legislative program, at a cost to the city not to exceed $44,940 for the year 2006, and ability for the administration to renew for a second year, which shall be payable from Fund 100-700-1402-5312.
STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution is a renewal of the city’s arrangement for legislative lobbying services. The rate is about seven percent greater than the contract that ended at the end of 2005. There is a clause that allows the administration to renew for a second year.